1596 RARE map of the Duchy of Cleve, Germany
Shows the Duchy of Cleve and surrounding region of Germany. Centering on Mass and Rhine rivers Düsseldorf is on the bottom and and the Dutch city of Nijmegen on upper right. Over all in excellent condition. Tape added to reinforce the centerfold. Does not effect the front of the map. 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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