Cyprus insula [map].

Author
Belleforest, François de, 1530-1583 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
French
Published/​Created
[Paris : M. Sonnius, 1575]
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 19 x 42 cm. on sheet 31 x 45 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
CyprusMapsEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Related name
Library of Congress genre
Maps [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
MapsCyprus1575 [Browse]
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • In upper margin: De l'isle de Chipre. 760-761.
  • On verso: De l'Isle de Rhodes; p. 759, 762.
  • Text below map: Description de l'isle de Chipre, villes d'icelle iadis, et le succez de son estat iusqu'au de noz peres.
  • From: La cosmographie vniuerselle de tout le monde ... Autour en partie Munster, mais beaucoup plus augmentée, ornée & enrichie, par Francois de Belle-Forest ... Paris : Chez M. Sonnius, 1575.
  • Based on Ortelius' map of Cyprus.
Source acquisition
Historic Maps copy is gift of Prof. Eric Sjoqvist.
References
Zacharakis, C.G. Catalogue of printed maps of Greece 267
Title in upper margin
  • De l'isle de Chipre
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information