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BLAEU, Johannes (1596-1673). Le Theatre du Monde, ou nouvel atlas... Cinquieme Partie [Scotland and Ireland]. Amsterdam: Johannes Blaeu, 1654.
BLAEU, Johannes (1596-1673). Le Theatre du Monde, ou nouvel atlas... Cinquieme Partie [Scotland and Ireland]. Amsterdam: Johannes Blaeu, 1654.

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BLAEU, Johannes (1596-1673). Le Theatre du Monde, ou nouvel atlas... Cinquieme Partie [Scotland and Ireland]. Amsterdam: Johannes Blaeu, 1654. 2° (510 x 345mm). French text, mounted on guards throughout. Title with hand-coloured engraved surround. 55 hand-coloured engraved county maps, 54 double-page. (Some browning or tears, ink ownership stamp on title and first preface leaf, some neatly repaired.) Contemporary vellum gilt, g.e. (spine torn at foot). Provenance: German armorial stamp. Volume V of Blaeu's Theatrum, comprising maps of Scotland and Ireland. Many of the Scottish maps are taken from the surveys of Timothy Pont (fl. 1579-1610), which were revised by Gordon of Straloch, and used by Blaeu in this, the fifth volume of Blaeu's Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Koeman I.Bl 51. (2)
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