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Asia with the islands adioyning described, the atire of the people, & townes of importance, all of them newly augmented

Author(s)
Description
Relief shown pictorially. Scale determined by using graticule method. "The description of Asia" (p. 3-4) on verso. "Sculptum apud Abrahamum Goos." Map is bordered by depictions of the costumes of various peoples and city views. Insets: Candy -- Goa -- Damascus -- Jerusalem -- Ormus -- Bantam -- Aden -- Macao. This map appeared in Speed's A prospect of the most famous parts of the world, 1627. Historic Maps copy 2 is uncolored.
Publisher
[London] : are to be sold by Tho. Bassett ..., and Richard Chiswell ..., 1626.
Place(s)
Asia
Subject(s)
Asia—Maps—Early works to 1800
Held by
Princeton
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