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Samuel Purchas / Jodocus Hondius:  Cyprus [with insets of Rhodus, Cerigo, Negroponte, Mitilene, Chius and Stalimini]

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Title: Cyprus [with insets of Rhodus, Cerigo, Negroponte, Mitilene, Chius and Stalimini]

Map Maker: Samuel Purchas /  Jodocus Hondius

Place / Date: London / 1625

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 7.5 x 6 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $345.00

Inventory ID: 43984


Description:

Decorative map of Cyprus and the Islands of Stalimini Chios, Mitilette, Negroponte, Cerigo and Rhodes, with decorative cartouche.

Reduced version of Hondius' 1606 map of Cyprus.

Includes English text on both sides. From the 1625-26 edition of Purchas His Pilgrims, one of the seminal early 17th Century English Language travel works. On a 13 x 9 inch sheet with English text, front and back.


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