Descrittione del L'Isola Iamaica by Tomasso Porcacchi
(1530-1585) was engraved on copper for the well-known illustrator
Girolamo Porro. This map and one of Puerto Rico were issued for the
first time in Porcacchi's atlas L'Isole piu famose del mondo,
published in Venice in 1576 by Simon Giglignani.
A Map or Chart of Cape de Verde Islands.
After being found guilty of conspiring to kill King Charles II, and
being reprieved at the wish of James, Duke of York, John Seller was
appointed Hydrographer by Charles II in 1671. He continued in that
office under James II and William II. His position gave him a monopoly
on publishing nautical atlases in England. The map Bermudas al'
Summer Islands Lat 32d 25m Long from p Tenneriff 322d 0m by John
Sellers was published in A New Survey of Geography, London,