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1540 Münster, Sebastian - Novae Insvlae, XVII Nova Tabvla [reedition: Ptolemy’s Geographia], Basel [Service historique de la Marine, Vincennes].

Sebastian Muenster’s 1540 wood engraving map of the New World, showing the St. Lawrence river inlet behind an early version of Newfoundland [named Corterati]. What is to become Canada is named Francisca in honor of the French King François I.


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