Detail View: Touchton Map Library: untitled map of the Caribbean

Accession Number: 
2019.125.001
Short Title: 
untitled map of the Caribbean
Full Title: 
Book title:
Year: 
1511
Author: 
Peter Martyr
Publication Author: 
Peter Martyr
Continent: 
North America; South America
Country: 
Brazil; Cuba; Jamaica; Bahamas; United States; Mexico; Bermuda; Spain (Gibraltar); Haiti; Dominican Republic
State: 
Florida
Geographic Area: 
Gulf of Mexico; Caribbean; Atlantic Ocean; Florida Keys
Language: 
Spanish
Direction/Orientation: 
North at the right in bound volume
Printing Method: 
woodblock
Geographical Description: 
First printed map to show only the Caribbean; one of the earliest printed maps to name Cuba; first map of any kind to show any part of Florida
Subject Information: 
Florida; Cuba; Jamaica; Dominican Republic; Haiti, Jamaica; Caribbean
Other Known Copies (non OCLC): 
At least two copies in private collections in the United States. Two other copies were sold by dealers, likely to private collectors, sometime between 2017 and 2019.