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Publication locations:
Venice
Publication year:
1692
Size:
22,5×30 cm
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Frislanda

Author:
Vincenzo Coronelli
Country:
Italy
Publication period:
1692 - 1694
 
Frisland appears as a name of an island south of Iceland on many old maps depicting the North Atlantic region. In Nicolo Zeno's book and map of 1558 it is very prominent. Frisland was probably an amalgamation of Iceland and the Faroes and the double of both of them.
This map is from Corso geografico universale by Vincenzo Coronelli and is probably derived from the Zeno map.
 
 
 
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