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South America. Heinrich Scherer (1628-1704) Religionis Catholicae Australi Americae Implantatae

Auction:
2950B
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2950B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

South America. Heinrich Scherer (1628-1704) Religionis Catholicae Australi Americae Implantatae. [from] Atlas Novus. Munich, c. 1700. Small folio double-page engraved map, two sheets joined at the center, slight toning along the join, 15 x 10 1/2 in., the sheet.
Almost as much space is devoted to the map of the continent of South America as to a striking image of natives prostrate before a crucifixion.

Estimate $200-300


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South America, Heinrich Scherer, Munich

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