L'isole Piu Famose Del Mondo ...1st Map Of North America As An Entity

By: Poracchi, Thomaso

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Engravings; Folio, old (contemp? ) vellum over bds, morocco spine labels; light edge wear, a little dusty. With engraved title page 48 engravings in text (47 maps, one sea engagement). Light to occasionally moderate foxing, a few small expert repairs in fore0edge margins - affecting a few shoulder notes, occasional dust smudging in margins,11 3/4 x 8 1/8 inches. The world as seen through the eyes of the sea power, Venice. Includes 2 world wide maps showing both the New and the Old Worlds. Including North America. One map of North America solely. Various Caribbean Islands including Cuba and Hispaniola. Zaltieri's famous map - the first of North America as an entity. Layout of Mexico City in the middle of the lake, Various Asian Islands, 48 maps engraved on copper. Bound in full contemporary vellum. Phillips Atlase 3328.

Title: L'isole Piu Famose Del Mondo ...1st Map Of North America As An Entity

Author Name: Poracchi, Thomaso

Illustrator: Illustrated by Girolamo Porro

Categories: 1605,

Publisher: Venetia, Heirs of Simon Galignani: 1605

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 35509