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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 208

    DANCKWERTH, Caspar & Johannes MEYER (1606-74). Orbis Vetus cum origine magnarum in eo gentium a filiis et nepotibus noe. [Husum: 1651]. Engraved world map, hand-coloured in outline, the borders with allegorical figures and baroque cartouches (lightly browned and spotted, short tear with very slight loss at head of centrefold), 430 x 530mm., framed and glazed. With a small 4° atlas of Denmark with hand-coloured woodcut maps dated 1819-20.

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    DANCKWERTH, Caspar & Johannes MEYER (1606-74). Orbis Vetus cum origine magnarum in eo gentium a filiis et nepotibus noe. [Husum: 1651]. Engraved world map, hand-coloured in outline, the borders with allegorical figures and baroque cartouches (lightly browned and spotted, short tear with very slight loss at head of centrefold), 430 x 530mm., framed and glazed. With a small 4° atlas of Denmark with hand-coloured woodcut maps dated 1819-20.


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