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Renaissance Exploration Map Collection Maps and Atlases from the Renaissance Period

Desc ription nouvelle des Gavles.

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Title:
Desc ription nouvelle des Gavles.
Alternate Title:
Description novvelle des Gavles
Author:
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Author (no Collectors):
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552
Topic:
map and cartographic image-cri
Language:
French
Physical Description:
1 map : woodcut ; 26 x 35 cm
Publication Info:
sz and [Basel :
Imprint:
1568]
Genre:
map and cartographic image-cri
Notes:
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Latitudinal lines along margins.
  • Title at top.
  • Shows topography, vegetation, waterways, ports.
  • Decorative cartouche containing: La translation de noms des montagnes, fluues & citez.
  • Shield with fleur-de-lis.
  • Appears in Münster’s Cosmographia universalis, French edition, 1568.