Historical Map Images
Speed, John, 1552?-1629. (Bermuda)
Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Bermudas dictarum... Amsterdam, Abraham Goos, ca. 1626.
Map size: 60 x 72 cm.
"These Ilands, formerly called the Bermudas, now the Sommer Ilands, shunned by travellers, as most dangerous, and seldome seene by any, except against their wills, reputed to be rather a hold and habitation of Devils, then any fit place for men to abide in, were discovered in the years 1609."
Catalog record and call number: TC Wilson Library Bell 1626 mSp1 Non-Circulating