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Abraham Ortelius:  Palatinatus Bavariae Descriptio . . . [with] Argentoratensis Agri Descriptio

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Title: Palatinatus Bavariae Descriptio . . . [with] Argentoratensis Agri Descriptio

Map Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Place / Date: Antwerp / 1584

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 19 x 13 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $165.00

Inventory ID: 6896


Description:

Ortelius' map of Bayern is based on the map by Erhart Reich. The map of the Rhine, both south and north of Strassbourg is based on Daniel Specklin's three-sheet map of the Elzas of 1576. The Bavaria map includes Regensberg, Nuremberg and Bamberg.

From the 1584 Latin edition of Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the World. Wide clean margins and a nice dark impression. Van Den Broecke 112.


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