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ca. 1547



Place of creation


1 map: b & w. ; 18.8 x 39.8 cm.

Scope and content

Shows the Greek and Turkish islands in the Aegean Sea.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #629
Cartographic material
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Index on verso has title: Tauola per ritouare ciascuna al numero di qual charta posta sia.

Relief shown pictorially.

Woodcut map.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Source of title
Title taken from information portrayed on map.

Related materials
For other copy see: Isolario di Benedetto Bordone: nel qualsi ragiona di tutte l'isole del monde con li lor nomi antichi & moderni, historie, fauole, & modi del loro viuere, & in quai parte del mare stanno, & in qual parallelo & clima giaciono. 1547. AMICUS NO 26306112.

Subject heading

1. Islands - Greece - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. Islands - Turkey - Maps - Early works to 1800.
3. Maps Greece
4. Maps Turkey Early works to 1800.
5. Aegean Sea - Maps - Early works to 1800.