Relief shown pictorially. Insets: Batavorum coloniæ Occidental Indiis septentrionalis Americæ implantatæ -- India Orientalis Batavorum commerciis, potentiâ & coloniis celeberrima. Includes views of New Amsterdam and Batavia. Homann founded his own cartographic and publishing establishment in 1702. He became geographer to the Holy Roman Emperor in 1715. cf. Tooley's dictionary of mapmakers. Historic Maps copies lack imperial privilege.