Tag: Merian

Historical Maps

Map of Paraíba from 1639

Map of Paraíba from 1639 “Abbildung der Statt und Vestung Parayba in der Landschaft Brasilia”, Merian, Matthaus  A splendid map of the region of Paraiba and the defending forts at the mouth of the River Paraiba. The map illustrates the Dutch incursion into the Portuguese territory and shows the Dutch […]