Willibald Pirckeimer - Descriptio Germaniae utriusque tam Superioris quam Inferioris. - 1585

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Willibald Pirckeimer - Descriptio Germaniae utriusque tam Superioris quam Inferioris. - 1585
Travels - Quantity: 1 - Book

PIRCKEIMER Willibald. Descriptio Germaniae utriusque tam Superioris quam Inferioris. Anversa, Cristoforo Plantin, 1585. First edition. Collection of very rare 16th century geographical and topographical descriptions of Germany and the Netherlands. “Descriptio Germaniae” by Pirckeimer, “Germania Inferioris Historia” and “Brevis narratio de origine et sedibus priscorum Francorum” by Gerhard Geldenhauer and lastly “De Turgris et Eburonibus aliisque Inferioris Germaniae” by Hubert Thomas. Finally, notes on Central America and the island of Hispaniola at the end of Pirckeimer's work. Modern cardboard binding. Gold title on a label. Typographic brand engraved on the title page. Size: 15x10 cm, pp. 144. In excellent condition.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Willibald Pirckeimer
Book Title
Descriptio Germaniae utriusque tam Superioris quam Inferioris.
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1585
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Anversa, Cristoforo Plantin,
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
144
Dimensions
15×10 cm
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