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MONATH, Peter Conrad.
Typus Orbis Terrarum.
Nuremberg, 1758. Original colour. 265 x 295mm. Printer's creases in upper borders. An uncommon and decorative world map, with female allegorical figures of the four continents - America and Europe at the top, and Asia and Africa at the bottom. California is shown as an island and there is a suggested North West Passage. New Zealand is connected to the huge Terra Antarctica.
Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps [London, United Kingdom]
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