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Creator:
Zeiller, Martin, 1589-1661.
Title(s):

Topographia Archiepiscopatuvm Moguntinensis, Trevirensis, et Coloniensis : das ist, Beschreibung der vornembsten Stätt vnd Plätz in denen Ertzbistumen Maÿnz, Trier, vnd Cöln.

Additional Title(s):

Topographia Archiepiscopatuum Moguntinensis, Treuirensis, et Coloniensis.

Beschreibung der vornembsten Stätt vnd Plätz in denen Ertzbistumen Maÿnz, Trier, vnd Cöln.

Published/Created:
[Frankfurt am Main] : An Tag gegeben durch Matth. Merian, 1646.
Physical Description:
54, [6] p., 43, [34] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (engravings), maps, plans ; fol.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
D917.Z45 T67 1646+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title page is engraved.
Also includes supplement (41, [5] p.) which has title: Anhang zu dess Martin Zeillers anno 1646 Topographia aussgegangner Archiepiscopatuum Moguntinensis, Trevirensis, & Coloniensis ... / von gedachtem authore verfertiget. Franckfurt am Mayn : Bey denen Merianischen Erben, MDCLIV.
Schuchhard, C. Die Zeiller-Merianschen Topographien, 34A, 35A.
Includes indexes.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in quarter leather and paste paper boards; edges untrimmed. Title label written in ms on spine. Similarly bound with the BAC copies of other titles in the Topographia Germaniae series (D917.Z45 T67+).
Collection of views and maps of Trier, Cologone, and towns of the Rhine River Valley. Part of the 21-volume set of townbooks known collectively as the Topographia Germaniae, published between 1642 and 1688. The text was provided by the German geographer, Martin Zeiller. With over 2000 plates, the series was the most extensive publication of its kind. Most of the plates were engraved by Matthäus Merian (1593-1650) and his sons Matthäus (1621-1687) and Caspar (1627-1686).
Subject Terms:
Cologne (Germany) -- Description and travel.
Mainz (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany) -- Description and travel.
Rhine River Valley -- Description and travel.
Rhine River Valley -- History.
Trier (Germany) -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Cityscapes.
Maps -- Germany.
Engravings -- 1646.
Contributors:
Merian, Matthaeus, 1593-1650, engraver, publisher.
Merian, Matthaeus, 1621-1687, engraver.
Merian, Caspar, 1627-1686, engraver.
Zeiller, Martin, 1589-1661. Anhang zu dess Martin Zeillers anno 1646 aussgegangner Topographia Archiepiscopatuum Moguntinensis, Trevirensis, & Coloniensis. 1654.
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