1680 Tab. I. Geographia et Astronomia.

$ 950.00

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By: L. M. Steinberger

Date: 1680 (Published) Augsburg

Dimensions: 7.75 x 9 inches (19.7 x 22.9 cm)

This scarce Steinberger double hemisphere map of the World shows many characteristics of maps of its time, including California as an island, and a continuous NE coast of Asia which reaches nearly to Alaska. An incomplete Australia is depicted but there is no suggestion of Antarctica. The map has many decorative embellishments typical of late seventeenth century maps, including cherubim, illustrations of astronomy and surveying instruments, and globes.

Condition: This map is in A condition with minor foxing.

Inventory #11089

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