User login

Forgot your password or username?

Shop Catalogue

Theme catalogues

This item is available for immediate sale: $ 400

How to buy how to buy this map

H!BCoR*** help

 Add to my gallery  
Like this item?
Thinking about buying later on?
Or just create a virtual collection !
With Wishlist you can collect all
Your Favorite maps in one place
by simply pressing a button!
[ Read More ]

Click here to ADD this item to your Wish List [ More +]

 Similar items for Sale
 Similar items in AbeMaps Source
Print this Page !
  Find us on Facebook

MEISNER, D. - Malta maris medit.inf.

MEISNER, D. -  Malta maris medit.inf.
Malta maris medit.inf. - MEISNER, D.
Click image to zoom old map image in.

Title : Malta maris medit.inf..
Map maker : MEISNER, D..
Date : Frankfurt, 1638.
Size : 3.9 x 5.7 inches. / 10.0 x 14.5 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured.

Description :The representation of the town of Valetta on Malta
Meisner added in its center point a metaphorical representation of a medical doctor speaking out a baroque sentence of a neo stoical inspiration written in elegiac couplets: Scis Medicum Medicum venerare et subitus adora: Hinc tibi propitio fato fiducia major.
Which means: If you happened to know some physician. Have for him proper respect and make him a courtesy: And he will, with help of luck, assist you well in case of need.
Or paraphrased in German: Der Artzt solst gesschaffen ist, Darumb ehr ihn zu aller frift. Es kompt die Zeit du ruft ihn ahn, als dann Er dir wirt beystand than.
The poet Daniel Meisner from Komotau started his Thesaurus Philo-Politicus. Das ist Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund… in Frankfurt in 1623, initially in parts, each one containing about fifty plans. The work was printed work and was printed by Eberhard Kieser. In 1678 the collection of copperplates was sold to Paul Fü, who continued the printing under the title Sciographia
By 1625 the collection included 362 which had increased to 800 the end of the century, when the last edition was published.
A rare and attractive print.
Fauser, Repertorium Älter Topographie, 7920.
Condition : A good and dark impression. Mint. With "H52" in upper right corner.

ID: 31162

This item is available for immediate sale:

We warranty the authenticity of each map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript described in this catalogue. There is no time limitation to this garantuee.
- Splits, tears, discolouration and other defects are carefully noted. In addition we use a condition rating system help
 If the condition report does not show remarks about splits, tears, discolouration, etc; this means there are non to be found in the item!.
 As a general rule we try to offer maps of a high quality standard.
- Any map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript differing from the catalogue description may be returned for a full refund. help
- A certificate of authenticity is provided for each acquired map, print, atlas or medieval manuscript.

Click here to inquire about this item.

See a list of similar items you might be interested in :

Ancien de Malte Ein Alter Malthese Ritter Fig: XVI [Together with] D. Gregoire Caraffe G.M. de Malte MDCLXXXI.
Frankfurt, 1685
$ 120
Approx. Euro 107  

Valetta Civitas Nova Maltae olim Millitae.
Leiden, 1712
$ 3,800
Approx. Euro 3,382  

Maltois. Ein Maltheser Fig. XX.
Frankfurt, 1685
$ 120
Approx. Euro 107  

Wish List / Virtual map collection  
Found a nice map? But this map has been sold or thinking about buying later on?
With Wishlist you can collect all Your Favorite maps in one place by simply pressing a button!
Click here to AD this item to your Wish List
Note : This does not replace the BidPage during Auction.
By default we contact you when similar category items come available in future auctions!

Similar items available for immediate sale you might be intered in.

AbeMaps Archive
Browse our Archive index of 20,000+ antique maps, prints, Medieval manuscripts. The auction results are available for registered users.
Register now if you haven't done before. It is free of charge !

I have a similar map and would like to sell it.
Paulus Swaen Old Maps, Inc, is buying and selling for the last 36 years fine and rare maps. We are buying for stock or are taking quality consignments for our quarterly internet auctions since 18 years and we are the olderst internet based map auction.
Please email or send us a picture of your map and your asking price.
We need to receive an image first and can not make offers from verbal descriptions received by phone.

I would like to be notified if the item I am looking for comes up for auction.
I'm interested in this map: but it has been sold or you want to be notified when a similar map comes up for auction. Please Ad this map to my WishList and we will notify you when another example or similar map comes available

Never miss another item and Register now.
It's free; and you Save time ordering, Track your package; are able to bid in our auctions, you get free access to AbeMaps Archive with more than 20.000 auction results, and more.

You may also look at our stock list of similar items, which are available for immediate sale.