London, South Kensington
3 May 2007
[MERCATOR, Gerard (1512-94). Atlas Claudii Ptolemai tabulae geographicae orbis terrarum veteribus cogniti. Franeker: Leonard Strik, 1695]. 2° (422 x 285mm). General map with allegorical figures in borders and 26 double-page engraved maps after Ptolemy of regions of Africa, Asia and Europe, cartouches, galleons and sea-monsters (lacks title, corner of index leaf torn away with slight loss, a few mainly marginal spots and stains). Later paper-backed boards (rather worn).
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