World, All continents known in the early 17th century; Joan Blaeu - Atlas Maior - 1651-1660

Description
World, All continents known in the early 17th century; Joan Blaeu - Atlas Maior - 1651-1660
The facsimile in "elephant edition" of this most famous atlas !!!

Preface: Dr. Peter van der Krogt - after the original at the Österreichische Nationalbibliothek Vienna - with a selection of original texts by Joan Blaeu - Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1665 - Facsimile: Köln, Benedikt Taschen, 2005 - 594 pp - hardback with dust jacket and bookmarker - in original carton carrying bag - 45 x 30 x 7 cm - weight: 7 kg. Language: English, French and Dutch.

Mint condition.

Attention: this is the large-format edition of this famous atlas!!!


Lot details
Object
Atlas
Country (current geographical location)
World
Geographical specification
All continents known in the early 17th century
Map maker/ publisher
Joan Blaeu
Map/ Book title
Atlas Maior
Period
1651-1660
Condition
Excellent
Technique
offset
Additional Information
The facsimile in "elephant edition" of this most famous atlas !!!
Size of the largest image
45×30 cm
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