Atlas Maior

By: Taschen, Benedikt (Ed.)

Price: $175.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Fully illustrated paper boards showing map of Western Mexico and map of Beauce, France. Reprint of a 1665 atlas by Joan Blaeu, a Dutch cartographer who became a doctor of law before joining his father's cartography business. Joan eventually became chief cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. This large, heavy volume could be the gift of a lifetime for any artist, educator, historian, map collector, or world traveler, with its numerous colour drawings and maps of the known world. Chief text in English, with some descriptions of art works in German and French as well. 414 pp. with Index. Since this book weighs nearly 2.9 Kg. or 6 1/3 lbs., please inquire for postage before you order. Our usual discount of 20% to the trade does not apply to this consignment item.

Title: Atlas Maior

Author Name: Taschen, Benedikt (Ed.)

Illustrator: Various Artists

Categories: Other,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2006

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 009632

Keywords: NOISBN Reference. Atlas.