Large 1635 Handcoloured Engraved Map Of Sicily -- With Stato Della Chiesa Con La Toscana [Vlbc]

By: Blaeu, Willem

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Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Italy; Tuscany; Sicily; Color Illustrations; 450 x 564 mm; 2 double paged copper engraved maps in separate frames, viewable from front or back. Blaeu, Willem Sicilia Regnum; [published by] Apud Guiljelmum Blaeu [Amsterdam: c.1635-40]. Handcoloured engraved map of Sicily (very lightly browned, colour somewhat later) 450 x 564 mm. [18"x 22"], -- with Stato della Chiesa con la Toscana (minor light staining in places). Maps are of the kingdom of Sicily and the State of Tuscany. Both are framed and double glazed. Blaue was a student of the famous astronomer Tycho Brahe. Wllem published his first Atlas, ATLANTIS APPENDIX in 1630, followed by ATLAS NOVUS in 1635.

Title: Large 1635 Handcoloured Engraved Map Of Sicily -- With Stato Della Chiesa Con La Toscana [Vlbc]

Author Name: Blaeu, Willem

Categories: Maps,

Publisher: Amsterdam, Guiljelmum Blaeu: c1635

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 32145