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Title(s):

Grote atlas van de Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie / Uitgeverij Asia Maior in samenwerking met Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap, Nationaal Archief, Explokart/Universiteit Utrecht, Faculteit Geowetenschappen ; Eindredactie, J.R. van Diessen = Comprehensive atlas of the Dutch United East India Company / Atlas Maior in collaboration with Royal Dutch Geographical Society, Netherlands National Archives, Utrecht University, Faculty of Geosciences ; editor-in-chief, J.R. van Diessen.

Additional Title(s):

Comprehensive atlas of the Dutch United East India Company

Edition:
1st ed.
Published/Created:
Voorburg, Netherlands : Atlas Maior, c2006-2010.
Physical Description:
1 atlas (7 v.) : col. ill., col maps ; 57 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
Folio G G 2
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scales differ.
Notes:
This atlas intends to illuminate the history of Dutch colonial expansion in Africa and Asia by providing a complete historical-cartographical picture of the former Dutch United East India Company (1602-1799) possessions and settlements in the whole of Africa and Asia.
Vol. II and III additionally produced in collaboration with Perpustakaan Nasional Republik Indonesia and Arsip Nasional Republik Indonesia. Vol. IV additionally produced in collaboration with Sri Lanka National Archives, Sri Lanka National Museum, and Sri Lanka Survey Department.
Each volume accompanied by slipcase 59 x 42 x 6 cm.
Each volume includes bibliographic references and indexes.
Vol. 1. Copy no. 897 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 2. Copy no. 502 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 3. Copy no. 884 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 4. Copy no. 884 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 5. Copy no. 884 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 6. Copy no. 884 of ed. of 1600 -- Vol. 7. Copy no. 884 of ed. of 1600.
A scientific atlas set covering all overseas settlements and possessions of the Dutch United East India Company (VOC, 1602-1799), based on facsimile reproductions of manuscript maps, charts, town plans and drawings from the collections of the Netherlands National Archives and various other VOC archives.
Subject Terms:
Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Cartography -- Netherlands -- History -- 17th century.
Cartography -- Netherlands -- History -- 18th century.
Cities and towns -- Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Cities and towns -- Africa -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Cities and towns -- Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Cities and towns -- Asia -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Coasts -- Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Coasts -- Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Fortification -- Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Fortification -- Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Harbors -- Africa -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Harbors -- Asia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Indonesia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Nederlandsche Oost-Indische Compagnie -- History.
Netherlands -- Colonies -- Maps.
Form/Genre:
Early maps.
Nautical charts.
Atlases.
Contributors:
Diessen, J. R. van, 1951-
Schilder, Günter.
Knaap, G. J., 1954-
Roever, A. G. de.
Brommer, Bea.
Gommans, Jos J. L.
Graaff, Isaac de, 1667-1743.
Asia Maior (Firm)
Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap.
Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht. Faculteit Geowetenschappen.
Perpustakaan Nasional (Indonesia)
Arsip Nasional Republik Indonesia.
Sri Lanka. Minindōru Depārtamēntuva.
National Museum of Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Ceylon. Jātika Lēkhanārakṣaka Depārtamēntuva.
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  • II. Java en Madoera = Java and Madura / Gerrit Knaap (432 p. ; 2007)
  • III. Indische Archipel en Oceanië = Malay Archipelago and Oceania / Arend de Roever, Bea Brommer (424 p. ; 2008)
  • IV. Ceylon / Rob van Diessen, Bert Nelemans (404 p. ; 2008)
  • V. Afrika = Africa / Bea Brommer ... [et al.] (420 p. ; 2009)
  • VI. Voor-Indië, Perzië, Arabisch Schiereiland = India, Persia, Arabian Penninsula / Jos Gommans ... [et al.] (420 p. ; 2010)
  • VII. Oost-Azië, Birma tot Japan = East Asia, Burma to Japan & supplement / Jos Gommans, Rob van Diessen (424 p. ; 2010).