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70/5968 Worldmaps Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula
70/5968 [Worldmaps]. "Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula". Handcol. engr. map by H. HONDIUS, within decorative borders consisting of the elements and other scenes w. the portraits of Julius Caesar, Claudius Ptolemy, Jodocus Hondius and Gerard Marcator in the corners, 38x54 cm., Amst., J. Jansonius, 1666, nicely framed.

- Trifle yellowed; vertical middle fold flattened. Not examined outside frame.

= Koeman 0001:1C.4; Shirley 336, 4th and final state: "a fine ornate example of the decorative cartography of the time. (...) New features include part of the north Australia coastline extending towards New Guinea and a redrawing of north-east Canada with 'Queen Anne's forland' (Baffin Island) shown completely encircled by open water". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLXIX.

€ (2.500-3.500) 3500