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ORTELIUS,A. - Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio.

ORTELIUS,A. - Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio.
Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio. - ORTELIUS,A.
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Title : Britannicarum Insularum Vetus Descriptio..
Map maker : ORTELIUS,A..
Date : Antwerp 1592.
Size : 14.2 x 19.4 inches. / 36.1 x 49.3 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured.

Description :Scarce. The upper sheet of a two-sheet map which was issued with the Parergon 1590 and repeated only in the Parergon 1591 and Theatrum 1592 (as present).
According to Marcel van den Broecke, no more than 400 copies were printed.
Probably engraved by the master engraver Jan Wierix.
Van den Broecke, Ortelius Atlas Maps, 190
Condition : Paper slightly age-toned, split lower part center fold, covered by a piece of paper in the margin. A good and dark impression.

ID: 16164

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