Andrew McCormick Maps and Prints

Polus Arcticus cum vicinis regionibus Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612

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An engraved, fully hand-coloured map depicting North Pole and 360 degrees of longitude; shows surrounding Arctic regions of Europe, Greenland, North America, and Asia. Primary map at centre in circular shape. Detail of Scetland Insulae (Shetland), Farre insule (Faeroe Islands), and Frislant Insula at corners, with decorative pattern between.

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Images provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books & Special Collections: http://rbsc.library.ubc.ca/

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