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TitleExtrema Americae versus boream, ubi Terra Nova, Nova Francia, adjacentiaq[ue]
Variant TitleNouvelle France, & Terres adjacents
SubjectNewfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
Nova Scotia--Maps--Early works to 1800
New France--Maps
Banks (Oceanography)--North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:5 000 000] (W 75°--W 40°/N 60°--N 41°). Hand coloured. Relief shown pictorially. Decorative title and publisher cartouches. -- French text on verso is p. 1-2 of the chapter on "Nouvelle France, & Terres adjacents" which begins with descriptions of Newfoundland but does not describe the map.
CreatorBlaeu, Joan, 1596-1673
Place of Publication[Amsterdam]
PublisherIo. Blaeu exc.
Date1663 or 1667
Dimensions of Original43.0 x 54.7 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada--Nova Scotia
Canada--Québec (Province)
Grand Banks of Newfoundland
Time Period17th Century
LanguageLat; Fre
NotesCNS map no.18.
Local Call NumberG 3435 1663 B55 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0034
RelationFrom 1663 or 1667 ed. of: Le grand atlas, au Cosmographie Blaviane en laquelle est exactement descritte la terre, la mer et le ciel. Douziéme volume de la geographie Blaviane, contenant l'Amérique, qui est la V. partie de la terre. A Amsterdam : Chez Jean Blaeu.
CitationReferences: Koeman, v. 1, BL 58 (p. 266), BL 59; Phillips, v. 3, no. 3430.
SourcePrint map held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Maps
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
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CONTENTdm file name119.cpd