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Cartographer: Theodore De Bry
Title: : Americae Pars Magis Incognita
Date: 1592      Size: 17 x 14 inches
Published: Frankfurt
Description: Landmark map of the continent also showing Central America and the Gulf of Mexico. [Burden 80 (2)]
Map Ref: SAM2717
Cartographer: G. & C. De Jode
Title: : Brasilia et Pervvia
Date: 1593      Size: 17 x 14 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: Rare early map of South America, enhanced with striking vignettes.
Map Ref: SAM2978
Cartographer: Jan Huygen van Linschoten
Title: : [South America]
Date: c. 1599      Size: 21 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Latin America in exquisite original colour orientated East to West, with the majority of the West Indies, Central America and an unusual coastline and landmass for Tierra del Fuego. Stunning original hand colour.
Map Ref: SAM2942
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : America Meridionalis
Date: 1606      Size: 7 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early map of South America adjoined in the south to 'Terra Australis', a hypothetical continent first posited in antiquity. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3177
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : America Meridionalis
Date: 1618      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature map of South America published in the 1618 French edition of Bertius' "Tabularum Geographicum Contractarum". Coloured. [Framed]
Map Ref: SAM2087
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : America Meriodionalis
Date: c. 1620      Size: 19 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Dutch Golden Age map of South America based on the map by Plancius. Embellished with a large vignette of the city of Cuzco as well as a sea monsters and ships. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: SAM3333
Cartographer: Samuel Purchas
Title: : America Meridionalis
Date: 1625      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: Charming early map of South America, with decorative cartouche, sea montser and ship. Strong impression. Published as part of Hakluytus Posthomous or Purchas his Pilgrimis, contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells, by Englishmen and others.
Map Ref: SAM3265
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : America Meridionalis
Date: 1628      Size: 7 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: South America. Coloured with gilt highlights.
Map Ref: SAM2490
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : America Meridionalis
Date: 1632      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early coloured map of South America, published by Cloppenburg.
Map Ref: SAM3022
Cartographer: Jan Jansson
Title: : Americae pars Meridionalis
Date: c. 1640      Size: 18 x 21 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Highly decorative map of South America with ornate cartouche, depicting a western impression of indigenous peoples. Features sea monsters and other embellishments. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3250
Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Amerique Meridionale
Date: 1650      Size: 22 x 16 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Handsome map of South America noting major rivers and settlements. Original colour.
Map Ref: SAM3158
Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Amerique Meridionale
Date: 1683      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: South America. Decorative cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3192
Cartographer: Vincenzo Coronelli
Title: : America Meridionale
Date: 1692      Size: 36 x 26 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Ornate map of the continent with two large decorative cartouches and extensive illustrations of animals and natives on the landmass itself. Strong impression. (SL)
Map Ref: SAM3140
Cartographer: Vincenzo Coronelli
Title: : [Peru and Chili]
Date: 1696      Size: 12 x 18 inches
Published: Venice
Description: Coronelli's important globe gore showing the coasts of Chile and Peru including Valparaiso and Lima.
Map Ref: SAM3110
Cartographer: Heinrich Scherer
Title: : America Australis
Date: 1699      Size: 14 x 9 inches
Published: Munich
Description: Coloured and beautiful map of South America highlighting major cities and the Jesuits' work.
Map Ref: SAM3079
Cartographer: Denis Martineau Du Plessis
Title: : L'Amerique Meridionale
Date: 1700      Size: 7 x 6 inches
Published: France
Description: Early map of South America. Decorative cartouche shows Natives and Europeans. Coloured.
Map Ref: SAM3034