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Carta reduzida, e em muijte parte reformada, pelas observacoens mais justificadas dos melhores authores, astronomos modernos, [que] pareceraõ mais coherentes, pelas exaetissimas averiguacoens de pilotos eruditos, e do roterro portugues : em que se compre

Carta reduzida, e em muijte parte reformada, pelas observacoens mais justificadas dos melhores authores, astronomos modernos, [que] pareceraõ mais coherentes, pelas exaetissimas averiguacoens de pilotos eruditos, e do roterro portugues : em que se compre

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Creator: Pinheiro, Simão Antônio da Rosa
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Date: anno de 1786.
Publisher: [Simão Antônio da Rosa Pinheiro],
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Description:
Below lower left margin: A.I.M. Faria. esc. 2.
Contains nine compass roses.
Copy printed on 4 sheets of vellum, joined together to form 1 sheet. Imperfect: top right edge mutilated. Hand-colored.
Covers also continent of Europe as far east as Greece, Africa entire continent from north to south as far east as Libya, North America as far south west as Virginia, part of Cuba, Jamaica, West Indies, and South America as far south as far south as Buenos Aires.
Dedication: "Offerecida ao Illustrissimo e Excellentisimo Senhor Luis de Vasconcellos e Souza, do Conselho de Sua Magestade Fidelissima, Vice Reij e Capitaõ General de Mar, e Terra do Estado do Brazil."
Each country and its imperial provinces demarcated with coat-of-arms.
Historiated title cartouche.
Includes foliated cartouche with: Declaracao Preliminar.
No relief shown.
Prime meridians: London, Paris, and Ferro; coordinates converted by cataloger to express longitude based on Greenwich prime meridian.
Shows continents, names of countries, coastal towns, cities, and islands.
Physical Description:
1 map ; 85 x 80 cm, on sheet 89 x 83 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:16,000,000
Folder:
BRBL_00700
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 15826638
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