World; Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) - Abraham Ortelius 1527-1598 Life, works, sources and friends - 1561-1580

Description
World; Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) - Abraham Ortelius 1527-1598 Life, works, sources and friends - 1561-1580
Book + DVD

This book, written in English, by the specialist Marcel van den Broecke, see also Ortelius maps on the internet, describes life in English and Atlas maps of Abraham Ortelius, the first maker of a world atlas (1570).
This atlas was reprinted dozens of times in 8 different languages, and even after Ortelius’ death in 1598, the atlas continued to be reprinted until 1624. The book also provides a description and images of the maps that appeared earlier than Ortelius' atlas.

Lot details
Object
Reference book
Country (current geographical location)
World
Map maker/ publisher
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598)
Map/ Book title
Abraham Ortelius 1527-1598 Life, works, sources and friends
Period
1561-1580
Condition
Good
Technique
offset
Additional Information
Book + DVD
Size of the largest image
31×25 cm
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