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WAGHENAER. L.J. - Verthoninghe van de Zee Custen van Bretaignen.

WAGHENAER. L.J. - Verthoninghe van de Zee Custen van Bretaignen.
Verthoninghe van de Zee Custen van Bretaignen. - WAGHENAER. L.J.
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Title : Verthoninghe van de Zee Custen van Bretaignen..
Map maker : WAGHENAER. L.J..
Date : Amsterdam, 1596.
Size : 12.9 x 20.0 inches. / 32.7 x 50.7 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured.

Description :A very decorative chart covering the coast along the coast of Britany. South to the top. A first edition, without the privilege.
Engraved by the master engraver, Johannes van Doetecum.
The chart appeared in the first sea-chart book, the Spieghel der Zeevaart, the first volume of which appeared in 1584, the second in 1585.

The Spieghel outranked all other rutters of the period to such an extent that for hundreds of years all rutters in the English language were called Wagonners.
When Waghenaer published his work he was breaking new grounds in a number of ways. Nobody before had combined in one volume the charts, coastal profiles, and sailing directions that any captain not navigating entirely from memory, or luck, would have required. The atlas was devoted entirely to the coasts of Europe.
Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, vol. IV, 6a.
Condition : Dark impression. Some very minor marginal discolouration. With Latin text on verso.

ID: 41549

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