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Publisher: GIGAS, J. K.
Title: Ducatus Westphaliae Cum annexis.
Published in: Cologne, F. Hogenberg, ca. 1620
Size: 15.0 x 18.7 inches.
38.0 x 47.5 cm.

Condition: A very good and dark impression. Cut to neat line.
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Extremely rare map of Westphalia sold separately and later included in the first Regional Atlas "Prodomus Geographicus, hoc est archiepiscopatus Coloniensis annexarumque et vicinarum aliquot regionum descriptio nova", manufactured by the physician and mathematician Johannes Gigas (Lügde 1582-1637 Munster).
This Atlas of the Archbishopric of Cologne, itself is very rare and only 10 copies are recorded. (Peter H. Meurer, Atlantes Colonienses. Die Kölner Schule der Atlas kartographie, p.201, Note 32.)
Reference: Meurer, Atlantis Coloniensis 43.

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GIGAS, J. K. - Ducatus Westphaliae Cum annexis.

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