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Pas caart van Brazil en Nieu-Nederland van corvo en Flores tot de Barbados
Amsterdam 1668 - Double page engraved sea chart. 55 x47 cms. Compass rose, rhumb lines and scales. cartouche.The chart shows foxing scattered on the surface. The chart preserves its double paper leaf. The chart rep`resents the northern american coast including from New jersey to Terra Nova and including New York as New Amsterdam at this time. Brasil, eastern Venezuela and Guiana are represented with some Antilles islands. The chart comes from an unrecorded french issue of the DonckerĀ“s atlas not listed in Koeman. Doncker was a bookseller and printer of sea charts in Amsterdam for over fifty years.The difference of the DonckerĀ“s charts is that were his own work and were noted for the accuracy and imporvement that showed in comparison with other cartographic material that other cartographers copied each other. The stock of Doncker was sold eventually to Johannes Van Keulen
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