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Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas

Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas




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1623 - [The Second Map of California as an Island!] Zwoelffter Theil der Newen Welt...

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The Beginning of the Myth -- The Second Map To Show the Island of California Beautiful engraved title page for the 1623 German-language edition of Herrera, published as the twelfth part of Theodore de Bry's Grand Voyages. This title page follows the...


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1622 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia De La Española

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Nice example of the second edition of Herrera's map of Florida and the Caribbean, which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. In describing the map, Burden notes: Of interest to us on...


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1601 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Nueva España

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Fine example of the 1726 edition of Herrera's map of Mexico and the Yucatan, which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. Herrera's 1601 map of Mexico is one of the earliest obtainable...


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1601 - Descripcion del audencia de Guatimala

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Fine engraved map from Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, showing part of Central America, including present-day Mexico, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. The present example is from the second Spanish edition, published in...


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1622 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia De La Nueva Galicia

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A nice example of the first Dutch edition of Herrera's map of part of Mexico. First issued in 1602, Herrera's work is one of the most influential works on the New World to be published in the 17th Century. This example of the map was re-engraved in...


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1622 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Nueva España

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Fine example of Herrera's map of Mexico and the Yucatan, which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. The present example of the map is from the 1622 edition, published in Amsterdam, the...


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1601 - Descripcion Del Audiencia de Panama

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Rare early map of the Audiencia of Panama, locating rivers and settlements. The earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco.


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1622 - (Colombia & Ecuador) Descripcion Del Audiencia Del Quito

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Amsterdam edition of Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas' map of the Audiencia of Quito, from his Descripcion de las Indias Occidentalis, first published as part of his Historia General, in Madrid in 1601. This map is the earliest printed Spanish map to...


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1622 - Descripcion Del Destrieto Del Audiencia De Lima (Peru, and parts of Colombia, and Brazil)

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Rare early map of the Audiencia of Lima, locating rivers and settlements, the earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer Juan López de Velasco. The map appeared in Herrera's Descripcion...


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1601 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Del Nuevo Reino

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Fine example of Herrera's map of Colombia, first published in Madrid in 1601. The map shows numerous settlements on the interior, as well as Cartagena and St. Martha.


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1622 - Descripcion Del Destricto Del Audiencia Del Nuevo Reino

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Fine example of Herrera's map of Colombia, which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. The map shows numerous settlements on the interior, as well as Cartagena and St. Martha. The...


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1601 - Descripcion De la Provincia de Chile

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Rare early map of the province of Chile, locating rivers and settlements, the earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco. The map first appeared in Herrera's...


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1622 - Descripcion Del Audiencia De los Charcas (Chile, Bolivia, Peru)

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Rare early map of the Audiencia of the New Kingdom of Charcas, parts of modern-day Peru, Bolivia and Chile. The map locates rivers and settlements. The earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish...


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1601 - Descripcion De Las Indias Del Poniente

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The First Spanish Map of Southeast Asia and The Philippines Fine example of this rare map of China, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, etc., which first appeared in Herrera's Descripcion de las Indias Ocidentales, first published in Madrid in 1601. The...


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1622 - Tabula, ductum navigationis, quem in Mari Australi tenuit Iacobus Le Maire, Simulque Insulas ac terras sive Regiones ab eo primium detectas, delineans (with titles repeated in Dutch and French)

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Nice example of the map illustrating the route of Wilhelm Schouten and Jacob Le Maire through the Straits of Le Maire and across the Pacific to the area northeast of Australia. Willem Cornelisz Schouten (1567-1625) was a navigator for the Dutch East...


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1622 - Hoornse Eijlandt

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Scarce map of the bay and coast of the South Seas island of Futuna (Hoorn), from the voyage of Le Maire and Schouten. The bay shown was named after the ship Eendrachts (Unity Bay). Willem Cornelisz Schouten (1567-1625) was a navigator for the Dutch...