1596 RARE map of Crete with the maze of the minotaur
A very beautiful and detailed rare map seems to show the maze of the Minotaur beast in the center of the island. Excellent condition. 1596, (RARE EDITION) ‘Europae Totius Orbis Terrarum Partis Praestantissimae by Matthias Quad. (Geographer, humanist and engraver). Published in Cologne by Lambert Andreas. Quad established Cologne, as a center for map making in Germany at the time. Copperplate engraved. Measures 14″ x 10 1/4″.
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