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(Atlas, World) Munster, Sebastian (1488-1552)

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2483
Lot:
601
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Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

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(Atlas, World) Munster, Sebastian (1488-1552), Cosmographei Oder Beschreibung aller landen der hersschafften Furnemsten Stetten, Geschichten, Gebreuchen, Hantierungen..., Basel: Henricus Petrus, 1574, contemporary gilt armorial calf, with allegorical woodcut title page, fourteen double-page woodcut maps, thirty-one double-page city views, double-page plate of sea monsters, full page maps, and hundreds of woodcut illustrations, folio, (light browning and soiling, wrinkling to plates, a few maps defective/or trimmed, one leaf lacking, binding restored). Sabin 51390.
Estimate $10,000-12,000

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