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Sebastian Münster:  Egrana civitas olim de imperio Romanorum, hodie vero regno Bohemiae subiecta

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Title: Egrana civitas olim de imperio Romanorum, hodie vero regno Bohemiae subiecta

Map Maker: Sebastian Münster

Place / Date: Basle / 1560 ca

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 13.5 x 9.5 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $275.00

Inventory ID: 26079


Description:

Important early view of the walled town of Eger, or Cheb, in the Czech Republic, including the city's coat of arms and the prominently labeled Church of Saint Nicholas.

Munster's Cosmography was one of the most influential georgraphical works of the 16th Century. It was published in a number of editions over a half century and was continuously revised and updated to include new illustrations and updated information.


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