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World by Jodocus Hondius



MAKER Jodocus Hondius
TITLE Orbis Terrae Novissima Descriptio
PLACE ISSUED London
PUBLISHED 1589 (Jean LeClerc 1602)
SIZE 33 x 51 cms
AREA SHOWN World
TECHNIQUE Copperplate engraving
COLOURING b/w
CONDITION excellent
PRICE 3900
DESCRIPTION Here in the 1602 state by Jean LeClerc in Paris, who had acquired the copperplate and re-issued the map in Paris. No copies of the Hondius first state are recorded.