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[Atlas Vallard].

Other Title:
Atlas d'ancienne cartes
[Vallard atlas]
Publication:
Barcelona : M. Moleiro Editor, S.A., 2008.
Format/Description:
Map/Atlas
1 atlas ([8] p., [30] leaves) : col. maps ; 42 cm.
Scales differ.
Cartographic Data:
Scales differ.
Subjects:
Atlases -- France -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles.
Nautical charts -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles.
World maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles.
Early maps -- Facsimiles.
Place of Publication:
Spain Barcelona.
Summary:
World atlas containing 15 nautical charts, tables of declinations, etc. Probably made in Dieppe, France either by a Portuguese cartographer or based on a Portuguese prototype, judging from the Portuguese influence on the geographical names. Nicolas Vallard de Dipeppe was probably the first owner. Sir Thomas Phillipps also owned the original atlas.The charts include: Terra Java [east coast of Australia?] -- La Java [north coast of Australia?, East Indies and part of Asia] -- Terra Java [west coast of Australia?] -- [Arabian Sea, Red Sea, and Persian Gulf] -- [Southern Africa and southwest Indian Ocean] -- [Atlantic Ocean with the coast of Africa and Brazil] -- [Northwest Africa] -- [Europe and northern Africa] -- [North America and Canada, east coast] -- [West Indies, Mexico, Central America and northern South America] -- [Northeastern South America] -- [Southeastern South America and Straits of Magellan] -- [Western Europe and northwestern Africa] -- [Adriatic Sea] -- [Agean Sea].
Contents:
Terra Java [east coast of Australia?]
La Java [north coast of Australia?, East Indies and part of Asia]
Terra Java [west coast of Australia?]
[Arabian Sea, Red Sea, and Persian Gulf]
[Southern Africa and southwest Indian Ocean]
[Atlantic Ocean with the coast of Africa and Brazil]
[Northwest Africa]
[Europe and northern Africa]
[North America and Canada, east coast]
[West Indies, Mexico, Central America and northern South America]
[Northeastern South America]
[Southeastern South America and Straits of Magellan]
[Western Europe and northwestern Africa]
[Adriatic Sea]
[Agean Sea]
Notes:
Title from colophon.
Issued in slipcase.
Limted edition of 987 copies.
Facsimile edition of original in the Huntingdon Library, San Marino (CA, U.S.A), under shelf mark "HM 29".
Local notes:
Penn Libraries copy is "... number 842 in Arabic numerals of a first, single and unrepeatable, limited edition of 987 copies directed by Manuel Moleiro Rodríguez and published by M. Moleiro Editor, S.A."
Penn Chronology:
2008
Contributor:
Vallard, Nicolas, chartmarker of Dieppe.
M. Moleiro Editor, S.A.
ISBN:
9788496400450
9788496400467 (complete work)
OCLC:
311073259
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