[America] Waldseemuller, Tabula Terre Nove. Strasbourg, 1513. 14½ x 17¾. BW. Faint centerfold discoloration, else Fine with full margins. The first atlas map devoted to the New World, it is often called the Admiral's map, referring to Columbus. A caption in South America (Terra Incognita) describes Columbus as claiming these lands for the Kingdom of Castile, thus correcting Waldseemuller's earlier attribution of discovery to Amerigo Vespucci. Burden 3; Karrow, Mapmakers of the Sixteenth Century... 80/33; Nebenzahl, Atlas of Columbus, pp. 64-5; Schwartz & Ehrenberg, pp. 31-34 & plate 8. SOLD
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