Mappa Fluxus et Refluxus rationes in Isthmo America: no in freto Magellanico, caeteris: que Americae littoribus exhibens.

KIRCHER, Athanasius

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Place Published: Amsterdam
Publisher: Kircher, Athanasius
Date Published: 1665

Description: Map. Uncolored copper plate engraving. Image measures 13.5" x 16.25".

Comments: Kircher (1601-1680) was a Jesuit scholar, geographer, traveler, mathematician and engraver. Mappa Fluxus was one of the earliest charts to depict ocean currents and has little political detail, except Mexico's floating city. The chart features tidal flows and currents of the ocean as well as rivers, lakes and mountains of the Americas including Lake Titicaca and the Andes. From "Mundus Subterraneus". Right hand margin missing, otherwise in good condition.

Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Maps

Book ID: 203349


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