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Planiglobii terrestris : mappa universalis / designata a G. M. Lowizio. Excudentibus Homan[n]ianis Heredibus, A. 1746.

Author:
Lowitz, G. M. (George Moritz), 1722-1774 [Browse]
Format:
Map
Language:
Latin
Published/​Created:
Nürnberg : bei George Peter Monath, 1762.
Description:
1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 27 cm. in diam., on sheet 47 x 56 cm.
Notes:
  • Double hemispherical map of the world with four inset maps.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Bathymetric relief shown by hachures.
  • Title and text set within two ornamental cartouches depicting emblems and sea monsters.
  • Removed from: Johann Michael Franz ... Abhandlung von den Grenzen der bekannten und unbekannten Welt alter und neuer Zeit, and stored in world map drawer.
Provenance:
Historic Maps copy has ownership stamp and bookplate of Bibliothek des Gymnasiums zu Stralsund.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • World maps 1762.
  • Early maps
Other title(s):
Abhandlung von den Grenzen der bekannten und unbekannten Welt alter und neuer Zeit
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