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Taurica Chersonesus [verso]

Author(s)
Description
Relief shown pictorially. "Cum priuilegio." Detailed map of Crimea and surrounding regions between the northern coast of the Black Sea and Moscow. Shows ports, fortified cities and the mouths of the Danube. Decorative cartouche. An early state, with the original Mercator cartouche. French text on verso with caption title: La Presqu'isle ou Chersonese Pontique; p. 103-104; signature Rr. From: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas sive cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mundi et fabricati figura. Editio quarta. Amsterodami : Sumptibus & typis aeneis Iudoci Hondij, 1619.
Publisher
[Amsterodami : Sumptibus & typis aeneis Iudoci Hondij, 1619]
Place(s)
Ukraine
Subject(s)
Crimea (Ukraine)—Maps—Early works to 1800
Held by
Princeton
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