Asia noviter delineata

Map with carte-a-figures, with people of Asia depicted in the right and left borders, and nine city views on the upper border: Candy (Kandy), Calecvth (Calcutta), Goa, Damasco (Damascus), Jervsalem, Ormvs, Bantam, (Bamten) Aden and Macao. First published as a loose sheet in 1617, Blaeu based it upon his wall map of 1608, which in turn drew on Hondius's folio map of 1606. It was subsequently incorporated into Blaeu's atlas from 1630 to 1670. -- Dealer's description.

 


Title
Asia noviter delineata
Creator
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638
Subject
Geographical areas and countries
Asia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher
William Blaeu, 1635 / 1638
Digital Description
application/pdf, 23764 KB, 1 map : engraved, hand color
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