Percici Sive Sophoru in Regni Tipus
Place Published: Antwerp
Date Published: 1585
Description: Miniature map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 3 1/8" x 4 5/16".
Comments: Nice early map of Persia including the Caspian Sea, part of the Arabian Peninsula and parts of India and China. From the first pocket edition of Ortelius' "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum", or the "Epitome" with text by Pieter Heyns. Latin text on both sides. Minor chipping along edges, toning to lower right corner and small chip to upper right corner. Faint pink and green stain.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 209404