Cartographica curiosa

being a catalogue of the rare, the curious and the beautiful in our collection of maps, atlases and books of voyages and discovery by Stephanie Hoppen

Publisher: Stephanie Hoppen in London

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Statementcompiled by Stephanie Hoppen and Richard Leech.
ContributionsLeech, Richard.
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Open LibraryOL13942267M

Cartographics. likes. Maps Globes Geographic CuriositiesFollowers: Cartographer definition, a person engaged in cartography, or the production of maps. See more. Beschreibung: [10], , [4] edition of a popular and witty Dutch emblem book written by Roemer Visscher (). The work consists of three series of 60 emblems, each with a motto in Latin or Dutch, a two-line verse below, and a short explanation on the facing page. The plates include battle scenes (including the Turks), portraits, a beached whale and city views (Nuremberg, Danzig, Antwerp and Neustadt); the maps are of the world (Shirley, Mapping of the World ), Europe as a queen (Hoppen, Cartographica curiosa 2, no.4), and Poland.

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