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Author Name    Munster (Muenster), Sebastian.

Title   La Cosmographie universelle, contenant la situation de toutes les parties du monde, avec leurs proprietez & appartenances.

Binding   Full calf

Book Condition   Very Good

Publisher   Basel Henri Petri 1552

Seller ID   1175

Recent 16th century style binding in full blind stamped calf with handsome quarter morocco solander case. 14 double-plate woodcut maps and 38 double-page views; more than 900 woodcuts representing 16th century views of the universe, the earth, its cities & its monsters. Includes the important map of the Americas, "Le table neufues lesquells on appelle isle d’occident & d’Indie pour divers regard." as well as the maps of Asia, Africa and the World. Folding plate of Worms with lacunae rebacked; folding plate of Vienna with losses restored; initial leaves and maps expertly cleaned. A handsome copy. Sabin 51397. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Germany Maps cartography

Price = 14200.00 USD

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