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Creator:
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594.
Title(s):

Atlas novus, sive, descriptio geographica totius orbis terrarum : tabulis aeneis luculentissimis & accuratissimis exornata / Gerardi Mercaoris et I. Hondii.

Additional Title(s):

Descriptio geographica totius orbis terrarum

Published/Created:
Amstelodami : Apud Henricum Hondium & Joannem Jansonium, 1638.
Physical Description:
3 volumes : illustrations, color maps ; 52 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Atlas 60 (Folio A)
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Notes:
Text enlarged by Petrus Montanus.
Volume 1 has engraved t.p. of v. 1 of the French ed. of 1633, on which has been mounted labels bearing title and imprint as above.
Titles within hand-colored illustrated borders; head and tail-pieces, initials.
Maps are hand-colored.
Phillips 422
Subject Terms:
Atlases -- Early works to 1800.
Atlases.
Geography -- Early works to 1800.
Geography.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
Contributors:
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612.
Montanus, Petrus, 1595?-1638.
Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651.
Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664.
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