World, Städteansichten; Braun & Hogenberg - Beschreibung und Contrafactur der vornembster Stät der Welt - 2004

Description
World, Städteansichten; Braun & Hogenberg - Beschreibung und Contrafactur der vornembster Stät der Welt - 2004
Contains the most beautiful views of the topography of Georg Braun and Franz Hogenberg.

Fabulous and valuable facsimile city views:
Description and contrafacture of the poshest cities in the world
This Coron exclusive edition contains the most beautiful views of topography by Georg Braun and Franz Hogenberg.
It is the most comprehensive and well-known city book.
Retail price €1,798.00
Contents: 8-page introduction with coloured title page; 56 double-sized colourised city views; 56 pages of city descriptions (facsimile text) plus 16 additional text pages.
List of city views in detail:
1 London
2 Oxford Windsor
3 Lisbon
4 Granada
5 Seville
6 Strasbourg
7 Paris
8 Luxembourg
9 Brussels
10 Hennegau coat of arms
11 Maastricht
12 Amsterdam
13 Map of Denmark
14 Copenhagen
15 Moscow
16 Warsaw
17 Kiel
18 Wittenberg-Frankfurt/O.-Wismar-Rostock
19 Lübeck Hamburg
20 Lüneburg
21 Bremen
22 Magdeburg
23 Lippstadt-Dortmund
24 Marburg-Kassel
25 Cologne
26 Dresden-Leipzig
27 Meissen
28 Weimar-Erfurt-Jena-Gotha-Fulda
29 Trier-Coblenz-Rothenburg
30 Frankfurt/M.
31 Mainz-Würzburg-Sitten
32 Bamberg
33 Prague
34 Nuremberg
35 Schwäbisch Hall
36 Regensburg
37 Passau
38 Augsburg
39 Munich
40 Kempten
41 Swiss cantonal cities
42 Zurich
43 Vienna
44 Salzburg
45 Innsbruck
46 Budapest
47 Brixen-Lauingen
48 Venice
49 Rome
50 Heraklion (Crete) Corfu
51 Istanbul
52 Damascus
53 Jerusalem
54 Alexandria
55 Algiers
56 Kalikut Ormus-Canonor-Mina
The cover is made of plant-dyed, fine full cow leather, with 6 false frets. The book block is decorated with a fine shiny, three-sided gold cut. Folio size: approx. 43 x 30 cm. Heavy and valuable handmade paper. Coron by Kindler, Berlin 2008. Only minimal signs of use on the gold cut at the top. The book is in a very neat condition and was acquired as an investment.

Lot details
Object
Facsimile
Country (current geographical location)
World
Geographical specification
Städteansichten
Map maker/ publisher
Braun & Hogenberg
Map/ Book title
Beschreibung und Contrafactur der vornembster Stät der Welt
Period
2004
Condition
Good
Technique
oFFSET
Additional Information
Contains the most beautiful views of the topography of Georg Braun and Franz Hogenberg.
Size of the largest image
43×30 cm
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