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Creator:
Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673.
Title(s):

Atlas maior, siue, Cosmographia Blauiana : qua solum, salum, cœlum, accuratissime describuntur.

Additional Title(s):

Cosmographia Blauiana

Geographia, quae est cosmographiae Blauianae

Published/Created:
Amstelædami, : Labore & sumptibus Ioannis Blaeu,, MDCLXII. [1662]
Physical Description:
11 v. : ill., maps ; 53 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
(Folio A) Atlas 44
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Each volume has title page with general title: Geographiae Blauianae volumen primum [-undecimum].
Eight volumes have engraved special title page, hand colored.
First edition. Subsequently published in French, Dutch, German, and Spanish; the Latin version was also sold with v. 1 dated 1665 and v. 2-11 dated 1662.
Imprint from added title page: v. 1, p. [17]
JCB Lib. cat., pre-1675, III: 69-70
Alden, J.E. European Americana, 662/13
Koeman, C. Atlantes neerlandici, I, Bl. 56
Cf. Phillips 3430.
Includes indexes.
Errata: vol. 3, p. [1] at the end.
Subject Terms:
Atlases.
Imprint 1662
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  • v. 1. Arctica
  • Europa, liber 1-2:. Norvegia. Dania. Sleswic
  • v. 2. Europa, liber 3-7: Suecia. Russia. Polonia. Regiones orientales ultra Germaniam circa Danubium. Graecia
  • v. 3. Europa, liber 8: Germania --v. 4. Europa, liber 9-10: Belgica regia
  • v. 5. Europa, liber 11: Anglia
  • v. 6. Europa, liber 12-13: Scotia. Hibernia
  • v. 7. Europa, liber 14-15: Gallia. Helvetia
  • v. 8. Europa, liber 16: Italia
  • v. 9. Europa, liber 17: Hispania. Africa
  • v. 10. Asia
  • v. 11. America.

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