The North Atlantic Ocean, by Giovanni Magini. 1597
Scandia, sive Regiones Septentrionales.
Old map of the North Atlantic Ocean, by Giovanni Magini.
Engraved by Girolamo Porro.
Based on Ortelius' Septentrionalium of 1570, after Zeno.
Date of the first edition: 1596
Date of this map: 1597
Copper engraving, printed on paper.
Size (not including margins): 13 x 18cm (5.1 x 7 inches)
Verso text: Latin
Condition Rating: A+
References: Burden, #98; Ginsberg (Scandinavia), #24.
From: Geographicae Universae tum veteris novae . . . Auctore Io. Ant. Magino. Cologne, P. Keschedt, 1597. - Pirate edition after Magini's original work of 1596.
Ortelius informed Magini in November 1597 about this and the publication was stopped till 1608 when a new edition was issued by Keschedt.