Siciliae descriptio. Abraham ORTELIUS.

Siciliae descriptio

Antwerp: Philippe Galle, 1595.

Miniature map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 3 1/8" x 4.25".

Fantastic miniature map of Sicily. Detailed with towns, rivers, churches, two ships, an erupting volcano and a sea monster. From the 1595 pocket edition of Ortelius' "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum", or "Epitome" with text by Pieter Heyns. With Latin text on verso. Chip to upper right, light staining to lower right.

Binding: Unbound
Condition: Very Good
Language: English

Price: $300.00

Item #223516

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