Lot 88

One of the Most Important Maps Perpetuating the Myth of the Island of California, "America Septentrionalis", Hondius/Jansson

Subject: Colonial North America Period: 1647 (published) Publication: Atlas Novus Color: Hand Color Size: 18.3 x 21.8 Due to its wide distribution by one of the preeminent Dutch mapmakers, this important map of North America had great influence in perpetuating the theory of California as an island. The map is a careful compilation of various... more
11 Sep 2019
USA, Virginia

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