Full-size reproduction of the original chart of the world by Gerhard Mercator, issued in 1569 = reproduction à la vraie grandeur de la mappemonde originale de Gérard Mercator, publiée en 1569

Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594

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  • Creator International Hydrographic Bureau
  • Format Maps, Atlases
  • Contributors
  • Publication Monaco : International Hydrographic Bureau, 1931.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 map on 18 sheets ; each sheet 65 x 50 cm, in folder 51 x 66 cm + Text (39 pages : 28 cm)
  • OCLC ocn776612954
  • Cartographic Data
    Scale not given

Notes

  • Accompanied by text: "Text and translation of the legends of the original chart of the world by Gerhard Mercator, issued in 1569," 1932.
  • In folder with text, bibliography and sheet index.
  • "The original of the chart, of which this is a full-sized reproduction, is in the Municipal Library of Breslau."
  • "Illustriss : et clementiss : principi ac domino, D : Willhelmo Duci Juliae Cliuorum et Montis, comiti marchiae et Ravensburgi, domino in ravenstein opus hoc felicibus eius auspicijs inchoatum atque perfectum gerardus mercator dedicabat. Aeditum est opus hoc duysburgi an : D 1659 mense Augusto." -- folder cover.
  • Title in English, French and Latin. Text in Latin and English.
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