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TARTARIA
Published in Gerard Mercator's "Atlas sive Cosmographicae, c. 1613. Copper plate engraving with full hand colouring.. Darkening along c/f with repaired split to lower c/f margin, some chips to margins but on the whole very good. 13-1/2" x 19-1/2"-32.2 x 49.5 cm.. Highly decorative map of Northern and Central Asia with parts of China. The Great Wall of China is indicated. Korea is shown as an island. The mythical lands of Gog and Magog are referred to and a newly discovered coastline of Nova Zembla is charted by Dutch Arctic explorer Willem Barentsz. French text verso. Van der Krogt 1, 104
      [Bookseller: Webster's Fine Books & Maps, ABAC, ILAB]
Last Found On: 2017-04-03           Check availability:      Biblio    

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