3 December 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
BLAEU, Willem (1571-1638) and Joannes BLAEU (1596-1673). Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive atlas novus. Pars secunda. Amsterdam: Blaeu, 1655.
Part II Americas of volume II (of 6) only, 2o (527 x 348 mm). Text in Latin. Engraved title with letterpress title overslip, 15 engraved double-page maps ALL COLORED IN A CONTEMPORARY HAND (some maps with minor browning or staining). Reboitage in contemporary Dutch vellum (rebacked).
A fine copy of this important part of the Latin edition of Blaeu's Theatrum orbis terrarum with the Maps of the Americas all SUPERBLY COLORED IN A CONTEMPORARY HAND. Koeman I, Bl 24C.
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