New Map Showing the Spanish and Portuguese Explorations with Observations of the Most Ingenious Geographers of Spain and Portugal

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This map, showing the southwestern part of the Iberian Peninsula, was published in Amsterdam by François Halma (1653-1722), a Dutch bookseller and publisher who started a business in Utrecht, later moved to Amsterdam, and finally settled in Leeuwarden. In addition to publishing maps, Halma produced one of the earliest Dutch-French dictionaries.

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Amsterdam

Title in Original Language

Nova Portugalliae tabula, juxta recuntiores hispaniae et portugalliae / Nouvelle carte du Portugal dresse hurles d[...]res remarques des plus habiles geographes Dispagne et de Portugal

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Last updated: February 27, 2012