Theatrum orbis terrarum.

Theatrum orbis terrarum.


[Antuerpiae : Auctoris aere & cura impressum, absolutumq́ue apud Aegid. Coppenium Diesth, 1573.

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[8] leaves, [70] double leaves of plates, [32] leaves : 70 maps ; 43 cm.

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MRB/X912/7B (16th Century)


Theatrum orbis terrarum.

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Theatrum orbis terrarum.

Alternative title

Theatrvm orbis terrarvm.

Author / Artists

Diesth, Aegid. Coppenius (Aegidius Coppenius)

Hogenberg, Frans, approximately 1539-1590

Llwyd, Humphrey, 1527-1568. De Mona druidum insula

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"De Mona Druidum insula ... epistola ... Humfredi Lhuyd" (a1r-a3v) Catalogus auctorum on A5r-A6v lists 92 names. The 70 numbered double-page sheets, tipped onto stubs at the centerfold, bear 96 maps, with descriptive letterpress on the recto of each first leaf. The legends of most maps name the aut...


Fletcher & Smith, 1505.

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Online images available via the State Library of NSW at: ; Digital order number a8843.

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