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Publisher: ROSACCIO / SESSA heirs.
Title: Orbis Terrae compendiosa descriptio.
Published in: Venise, 1598/1713
Size: 6.8 x 9.7 inches.
17.2 x 24.7 cm.

Condition: In very good condition. Dark impression. Printed on thin paper.
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Modern world map by Rosaccio, consisting of two hemispheres enclosed within a plain border. The engraving is sharp and neat, and is a skilful reduction of Rumold Mercator's map of 1587 but with parallel latitudinals.
In upper right hand corner T.2.pag.284, meaning that this is the state from Universus Terrarum Orbis Scriptorum, Padua 1713.
Reference: Shirley, World 217.

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ROSACCIO / SESSA heirs. - Orbis Terrae compendiosa descriptio.

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