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Francois De Belleforest:  Description Generale De Toute La France

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Title: Description Generale De Toute La France

Map Maker: Francois De Belleforest

Place / Date: Paris / 1575

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 20 x 14 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $875.00

Inventory ID: 33836hs


Description:

Fine example of DeBelleforest's rare map of France, from his Cosmographie Universelle De Tout le Monde.

The map is based upon Ortelius' first modern map of the German Empire, issued in 1570, and includes the same decorative cartouche, ship at sea and coat of arms. However this example is far rarer than Ortelius map.

A fine dark impression.


Condition Description: Four small worm holes in the left upper/middle side


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