Imagined Corners. Exploring the World’s First Atlas. Paul Binding.

Imagined Corners. Exploring the World’s First Atlas

London: Review, 2003. First Edition. Octavo, 25.3 x 19.5cm, 314pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and black and white, map endpapers : Typus Orbis Terrarum, or World Map, from the 1570 Theatrum, blue boards, gilt titling on spine, gilt accented illustrated dustjacket. Very Good. Minor lean, 5mm strip of dust-toning on the top edge of the rear jacket flap. / Fine. Item #11

Brings vividly to life the Antwerp that produced Abraham Ortelius and the world’s first atlas, the Theatrum orbis terrarium.

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