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Polus Antarcticus

Jansonius, Joannes 1685 , Polus Antarcticus , UTAS Special & Rare Collections, The Royal Society of Tasmania, Australia.

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Re-edition of Hondius' 'Polus Antarcticus' with the results of Tasman's first voyage added. Shows Nova Hollandia 'detecta 1644', part of Zeelandia and 'Ant. van Diem. Landt' 'detecta 1642', also St. Francis and St. Peter's Islands. Part of 'terra australis incoqnita' still.
It is bordered by coloured scenes of natives and animals.
Paper folio from book. Size: 47 cm x 42 cm.
RS Mp/6

Item Type: Other
Authors/Creators:Jansonius, Joannes
Keywords: RS Map, Tasmania, Royal Society of Tasmania, science, natural science, social history, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, Van Diemen's Land, world, maps
Publisher: UTAS Special & Rare Collections, The Royal Society of Tasmania
Collections: Royal Society Collection
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