Trier and surrounding region, Germany 1596 by Quad.
Rarely available map shows shows the region around Trier with north oriented to the right. Overall excellent condition with tape added to reinforce the center fold on the verso 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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