Mercator’s Map of Poitou

£65.00

Poictou/The Countie of Pictavia

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Copper engraving, 13.2 x 19.5 cm, recent-hand-colour, English text on verso. A map of Poitou, from the second edition of the Historia Mundi or Mercator’s Atlas, a scarce version of Mercator’s Atlas Minor with some new/variant maps and an English text printed in London.

Title

Mercator’s Poitou

Mapmaker(s)

MERCATOR, Gerardus

Engraver(s)

HONDIUS, Jodocus

Publisher

SPARKE, Michael

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1637

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

13.2 x 19.5 cm