Item #317731 Teutschlande mit seinem gantzem begriff und ingeschlossnen landschafften; [English Germany with its holistic concept and enclosed landscapes]. Sebastian MUNSTER.
Teutschlande mit seinem gantzem begriff und ingeschlossnen landschafften; [English Germany with its holistic concept and enclosed landscapes]
Teutschlande mit seinem gantzem begriff und ingeschlossnen landschafften; [English Germany with its holistic concept and enclosed landscapes]
Teutschlande mit seinem gantzem begriff und ingeschlossnen landschafften; [English Germany with its holistic concept and enclosed landscapes]

Teutschlande mit seinem gantzem begriff und ingeschlossnen landschafften; [English Germany with its holistic concept and enclosed landscapes]

Basel: Heinrich Petri, 1552.

Map. Wood cut with letter press, hand colored. Sheet measures 12.5" x 16". Basel: 1552.

Early map the German Empire with South oriented at the top. The map includes North Holland, Croatia, and Poland. A beautiful ship with rowers is emerging into the image from the North Sea

Professor Sebastian Munster (1488-1552) was a German cosmographer, humanist, theologian and scholar. His seminal work "Cosmographia" was published in numerous languages and is considered the most popular book of the 16th century. Furthermore, Munster is also credited with contributing to a revival of geography in Germany. This map is a fine example of his work.

Binding: Unbound
Language: Latin

Price: $700.00

Item #317731

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