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Map of the Western Hemisphere
By Diego Guiterrez in 1562

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Gutiérrez, Diego, fl. 1554-1569.

[Antwerp : s.n.], 1562.

Covers North and South America with the adjacent seas.
Relief shown pictorially.
From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, no. 1303.
Originally printed on 6 sheets.
Described in Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress, v. 6, no. 3 (May 1949), p. 18-20.
Includes texts in cartouche, statements of dedication, coats-of-arms, ill. of allegorical figure "Victoria", and ill. of
sailing ships at sea and imaginary marine creatures.
LC sheet trimmed.