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BRAUN & HOGENBERG. Candia et La cita de Corphu. Cologne : par un graveur italien inconnu, 1572.
Carte en deux parties in-folio (511 x 398 mm). Cartes gravées et rehaussées en couleurs portant deux titres en noir. Marges brunies. Encadrement moderne, sous verre.
Edition sûrement originale de cette carte provenant du Civitates orbis Terrarum.
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