Item details: Bedfordiensis Comitatus, Anglis Bedford Shire [on sheet with] Buckinghamiensis Comitatus, Anglis Buckingham Shire
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BLAEU, Joan
Bedfordiensis Comitatus, Anglis Bedford Shire [on sheet with] Buckinghamiensis Comitatus, Anglis Buckingham Shire
Imprint: Amsterdam, 1645-[46]
410 x 520 mm., early outline colour.
Joan Blaeu (1598-1673) is one of the most famous of the Dutch cartographers. The fourth volume of his 'Novus Atlas' focused on England and Wales. Blaeu established his firm in 1599 as instrument and globe makers. He went on to produce some of the highest quality atlases ever published. From the Dutch text edition of 1646 issued one year after initial publication. Chambers no. 11; Skelton 28; Van der Krogt, P. (Atlantes) 5270:2 & 5271:2; Wyatt no. 10.
Stock number:3425.