Tabula Geographico-Hydrographica Motus Oceani, Currentes, Abyssos, Montes Igniuomos In Universo Orbe Indicans, Notat Haec Fig. Abyssos Montes Vulcanios; Terra Australis Incognita. Athanasius KIRCHER.

Tabula Geographico-Hydrographica Motus Oceani, Currentes, Abyssos, Montes Igniuomos In Universo Orbe Indicans, Notat Haec Fig. Abyssos Montes Vulcanios; Terra Australis Incognita

Amsterdam: 1696.

Map. Engraving. Image 14" x 16 1/2". Page 14 1/2" x 17 1/4"

Unusual world map with florid pediment title that shows the ocean currents, abysses in the sea and volcanos on land. Repairs to lower margin, reinforcement to center fold. Kircher (1601-1680) was a Jesuit scholar, geographer, traveler, mathematician and engraver and issued a version of this map in 1665. This edition was issued by Johann Zahn in 1696, Shirley: 583. Johann Zahn was a philosopher based in Bavaria.

Language: English

Price: $2,275.00

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