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

Theatrum civitatum et admirandorum Italiae / ad aevi veteris & praesentis temporis faciem expressum à Ioanne Blaeu, G.F.

Published/Created:
Amstelaedami : Typis Ioannis Blaeu, 1663.
Physical Description:
1 atlas (2 v.) : ill., plans ; 56 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
(Folio A) Atlas 43 copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
(Folio A) Atlas 43 copy 2
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Scale:
Scales vary.
Notes:
BEIN: Karpinski 4955. (1981 Folio 15)
Vol. 1 matches Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Bl 72, except that frontispiece is misbound before the text proper, the t.p. lacks "Cum Privilegio Sacrae Caesareae Majestatis", as does the t.p. of the 1st part, also the dated privilege is missing, the "Ad lectorem" being bound between them. PLates (37)-(40) are wanting; plates (58) and (59) are misbound (?) one in place of the other. The plan of Bononia (Koeman 11), has a pasted on addition on the left fore-edge showing a continuation of "Conduce a.P. Carmel Scalzi" (no. 95 in the explanation)
Vol. 2 matches Koeman Bl 73, except the frontispiece wanting, the "Cum Privilegio Sacrae Majestatis" on t.p. and "In Titulum" (poem) on verso wanting. The plan "Roma vetus" is without dedication, plate (6) is bound between p. 132 & 133, plate (7) between p. 124 & 125, plate (9) between p. 150 & 151, plate (12) between p. 202 & 203. Plate (18) is missing as in Koeman copy.
Vol. 2 has title: Civitatum et admirandorum Italie pars altera in qua urbis Romae admiranda aevi veteris & hujus seculi continentur.
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici Bl 72.
Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici Bl 73.
Subject Terms:
Cities and towns -- Italy.
Italy -- Guidebooks.
Papadopoli, N. -- Bookplate.
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