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Angliae, Scotiae, Et Hiberniae, Sive Britannicar Insularum ...

Angliae, Scotiae, Et Hiberniae, Sive Britannicar Insularum ... : A. Ortelius

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A rare example of the First edition of Ortelius's renowned atlas map of the British Isles. The atlas achieved instant fame as "the world's first regularly produced atlas" (Skelton), being the first atlas with maps prepared to a uniform format. It was also an immediate commercial success, being reprinted four times in 1570. Over 30 different editions, with text in Latin, French, Dutch, German, Italian, English or Spanish, testify to the popularity and esteem attributed to the work. The map is finely engraved and in attractive early colour.
mapmaker: A. Ortelius  
place and date of publication: Antwerp 1570
medium and colour: copperplate, Coloured
size in mm: 345 by 495mm (13½ by 19½ inches).
ref: 37844
literature: Van Den Broecke, Ortelius Atlas Maps, 16.

Price: £ 2600

 
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