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Frontispiece from an Atlas by J. Blaeu
Frontispiece from an Atlas by J. Blaeu

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Joannes Blaeu
Atlas maior sive Cosmographia Blaviana
Amstelaedami: labore et sumpt. J.Blaeu, 1662-1665. T. 1-11.
P. 1. 1665. [34], V, [5], 49, [4], [4], VI, [2], 14, [4], 105, [4], XLIII, [2] p., [59] map l.


An atlas compiled by famous Dutch cartographer W.J. Blaeu (1571-1638), and published by his son Joannes Blaeu (1596-1673). It is made up of eleven volumes and is considered a masterpiece of cartographic engraving.
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Keywords: Joannes Blaeu atlas frontispiece cartography collection Vilnius Lithuania University Library
Copyright: Vilnius University Library
Place: Vilnius
Country: Lithuania

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