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Creator:
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598.
Title(s):

Theatrum orbis terrarum.

Additional Title(s):

Theatrvm orbis terrarvm

Published/Created:
Antverpie : Apud Aegid. Coppenium Diesth, 1570.
Physical Description:
1 atlas ([14 p.], [106] leaves, [55] p.) : hand col. maps ; 43 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Atlas 67 (Folio A)
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Related Content:
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200m.gct00126
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scales differ.
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Colophon: 20 Mai 1570.
Catalogus auctorum includes 87 names. T.p. verso blank.
Includes 53 map sheets, with descriptive text on verso.
Staining from pigment on facing pages. Blank leaves inserted between map sheets.
Front cover displays the name and arms of Jean, comte de Hoya, bishop of Münster and Osnabrück (1566-74).
Phillips, 3389
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ort 1A
Includes "De Mona druidum insula" by H. Llwyd.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Subject Terms:
Atlas.
Atlases, Dutch -- Early works to 1800.
Atlases, Dutch.
Geography -- Early works to 1800.
Geography.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
Altkarte.
Contributors:
Diesth, Aegid. Coppenius (Aegidius Coppenius)
Llwyd, Humphrey, 1527-1568. Mona druidum insula.
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