Asia secundum legitimas projectionis stereographicae regulas et juxta recentissimas observation : et relationes explosis aliorum fabulosis designationibus et narrationibus, abhibitis quoque veterum monumentis et recentiorum itinerariis descripta, et in partes suas methodicas IX divisa

A detailed 1744 Homann Heirs map of the Asia, including the East Indies. Extends from Europe and Africa eastward through Arabia and India to include the East Indies, Siberia, the Philippines, and a partial New Guinea (Nova Guniea). Includes a title cartouche depicting three figures in native dress and a decorated scale of miles. The map was drawn by J.M. Haas & Gottlieb Boehm. -- Dealer's description.

 


Title
Asia secundum legitimas projectionis stereographicae regulas et juxta recentissimas observation : et relationes explosis aliorum fabulosis designationibus et narrationibus, abhibitis quoque veterum monumentis et recentiorum itinerariis descripta, et in partes suas methodicas IX divisa
Creator
Hase, Johann Matthias, 1684-1742
Subject
Geographical areas and countries
Asia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher
Impensis Homannianorum Hered, 1744
Digital Description
application/pdf, 14798 KB, 1 map : engraved, hand color
Digitised images, All rights reserved, National Library Board Singapore, 2014