Continentem Noviter Detectam Componebat Ioa Baptista Nicolosius S.T.D. J. B. Nicolosi.

Continentem Noviter Detectam Componebat Ioa Baptista Nicolosius S.T.D.

Paris: 1660. Interesting and important Western Hemisphere map, who copied the cartographical details of Sanson. California is shown as an island. The map includes the coast of New Zealand as per Tasman's discoveries, as well as a hypothesized coastline for the Great South Land, called "Terra d. Quir" after Quiros. New Guinea has a south coast, and the Solomon Islands are oversize, and without a south coast. The west coast of Carpentaria, is named, as is the west coast of New Zealand and the east coast of Tasmania, after Tasman. Shirley (World) #418, 1st edition. 54 x 52 cm. Very good condition, outline color. Item #15323

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