"Continent Arctique", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Subject: Northern Hemisphere
Period: 1683 (published)
Publication: Description de l'univers, Tome V
Color: Hand Color
4.1 x 5.7 inches
10.4 x 14.5 cm
Miniature map of the North Pole on a azimuth equidistant polar projection. Only the landmass outlines shown. The northern tip of the ISLAND OF CALIFORNIA is shown, as well as "Terre de Jesso" which is prominently named.
References: McLaughlin #82-1.