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Title[La nvova Francia]
Variant TitleNuova Francia
SubjectNew France--Maps
Atlantic Provinces--Maps--Early works to 1800
Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale indeterminable (W 65°--W 50°/N 53°--N 45°). Hand coloured. Woodcut. Relief shown pictorially. Includes armorial shield, upper right. Illustrations throughout the map show people hunting, fishing and dancing.
CreatorRamusio, Giovanni Battista, 1485-1557
Place of Publication[Venice]
Publisher[Nella Stamperia De'Givnti]
Date[1556]
Dimensions of Original26.9 x 37.4 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Atlantic Provinces
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Time Period16th Century
LanguageLat
NotesCataloguer's title. CNS map no. 466.
Local Call NumberG 3435 1556 R3 c.2 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0092
RelationHas variant copy: black and white, record number CNS-M0001. -- From: Terzo volvme delle navigationi et viaggi raccolto gia da M. Gio. Battista Ramvsio... In venetia : Nella Stamperia De'Givnti, 1556.
CitationReferences: A. E. Nordenskiöld Collection ... catalogue, v. 3, no. 641 (p. 143); Harrisse, Henry. Découverte et évolution cartographique de Terre Neuve, p. 252; NMC printed catalogue, v. 10, p. 292.
SourcePrint map held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Maps
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
High ResolutionRight click link to download jpeg (02.36MB) - http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_3435_1556_R32.jpg - Right click link to download tif file (143.64MB) - http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_3435_1556_R32.tif
CONTENTdm file name98.jpg
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