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Europ: IIII. Tab: - Tab.IV Europa, Germaniam et Galliam Belgicam exhibens.':.
- Kolorierter Kupferstich v. Gerard Mercator n. Claudius Ptolemaeus aus Orbis Antiqui Tabulae Geographicae b. R.&J. Wetstein and G. Smith in Amsterdam, 1730, 34,5 x 40,5 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. I, S. 572, 0904:1.3. - Zeigt Deutschland, Polen und Benelux. - Über der Karte Titelkopfleiste; am rechten Rand Titelkartusche. Last edition of the maps of Gerard Mercator's Ptolomey atlas. - All maps (except the world), have a graticule andmthe matching letters in the boarding added. - Lovely Ptolemaic map of Germany and Poland. - Mercator originally published this map in his 1578 edition of Ptolemy's great Geography. - Although he is most renowned today for the projection he popularized and for first using the term Atlas for a collection of maps, he devoted much of his life to his Ptolemaic maps.
      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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