174
174

THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

North America--Bellere, Jean.
BREVIS EXACTAQ TOTIUS NOVI ORBIS EIUSQ INSULARUM DESCRIPTIO RECENS A. IOAN BELLERO EDITAT. [ANTWERP, 1554], 170 X 130MM. (INCLUDING TITLE), FOLDING WOODCUT WITH HAND-CUT LETTERING
Estimate
5,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT
174

THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

North America--Bellere, Jean.
BREVIS EXACTAQ TOTIUS NOVI ORBIS EIUSQ INSULARUM DESCRIPTIO RECENS A. IOAN BELLERO EDITAT. [ANTWERP, 1554], 170 X 130MM. (INCLUDING TITLE), FOLDING WOODCUT WITH HAND-CUT LETTERING
Estimate
5,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

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North America--Bellere, Jean.
BREVIS EXACTAQ TOTIUS NOVI ORBIS EIUSQ INSULARUM DESCRIPTIO RECENS A. IOAN BELLERO EDITAT. [ANTWERP, 1554], 170 X 130MM. (INCLUDING TITLE), FOLDING WOODCUT WITH HAND-CUT LETTERING

Literature

Burden 20

Catalogue Note

First edition of this scarce map of the Americas published in Lopez de Gomara's La Historia de las Indias, based on the travels of Ayllon, Gomes and Fagundes. A double-headed eagle supports the arms of Castile and Leon.

One of the earliest printed maps of the continent of the Americas.

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