“Civitas S. Dominici sita in Hispaniola [City of S. Domingo located in Hispaniola]”

Baptista Boazio. From Expeditio Francisci Draki Eqvitis Angli in Indias Occidentales a. M.d. Lxxxv. Quâ Vrbes, Fanum D. Iacobi, D. Dominici, D. Augustini & Carthagena, Captae Fuêre. Additis Passim Regionum Locorúmque Omnium Tabulis Geographicis Quàm Accuratissimis, by Walter Bigges. 1588.

Image of Civitas S. Dominici sita in Hispaniola [City of S. Domingo located in Hispaniola]

This map by Baptista Boazio, an Italian cartographer working in London, celebrates the English privateer Sir Francis Drake’s 1586 raid on the Spanish colony of Santo Domingo on the island of Hispaniola.

Image of Civitas S. Dominici sita in Hispaniola [City of S. Domingo located in Hispaniola]
Image of Civitas S. Dominici sita in Hispaniola [City of S. Domingo located in Hispaniola]
Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Civitas S. Dominici sita in Hispaniola [City of S. Domingo located in Hispaniola]
Publication Title Expeditio Francisci Draki eqvitis Angli in Indias Occidentales a. m. d. lxxxv. quâ vrbes, fanum d. Iacobi, d. Dominici, d. Augustini & Carthagena, Captae Fuêre. [Summary and true discourse of Sir Francis Drake’s West Indian Voyage...]
Short Title Battle of Santo Domingo, 1588
Book Title Expeditio Francisci Draki Eqvitis Angli in Indias Occidentales a. M.d. Lxxxv. Quâ Vrbes, Fanum D. Iacobi, D. Dominici, D. Augustini & Carthagena, Captae Fuêre. Additis Passim Regionum Locorúmque Omnium Tabulis Geographicis Quàm Accuratissimis
Place of Publication Leiden
Publisher Apud F. Raphelengium
Creator Baptista Boazio
Publication Creator Walter Bigges
Publication Date 1588
Call Number VAULT Ayer 116 .D8 B5 1588
Location Special Collections 4th floor