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World.- Stoopendaal (Daniel) Werelt Caert, double-hemisphere world map from a Dutch bible is based on Visscher's similar map of 1663, showing California as an island with a flat northern coastline, and with diagrams of the Copernican and Ptolemaic solar systems in between the hemispheres and illustrations of various animals and people in regional dress, engraving on laid paper without watermark, sheet 315 x 460 mm. (12 1/4 x 18 1/8 in), Dutch text verso, central vertical fold as issued with small stitch-mark holes, trimmed to borderline with some nicks and small tears to extremities, otherwise handling creases, unframed, [1688].

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World.- Stoopendaal (Daniel) Werelt Caert, [1688].

Estimate £200 - £300Aug 29
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature