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|Genre/Form:||Early works to 1800
|Document Type:||Map, Book|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg; Johan Maurits, Prince of Nassau-Siegen; Egon Klemp
|Notes:||Title from limited edition statement on 79th leaf.
Reduced facsims. of the maps in the unique 17th-cent. "Atlas des Grossen Kurfürsten" in the Deutsche Staatsbibliothek, Berlin, which was presented to Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg, called the Great Elector, by Johan Maurits, Prince of Nassau-Siegen.
The dedication and table of contents (2d and 3d leaves) are printed in present-day type.
Maps, except 2 anonymous ms. maps, are by J. Blaeu, F. de Wit, H. Hondius, N. Visscher, A. Colom, and others.
Leather label with title in gilt, for use on spine, inserted.
Accompanied by Wissenschaftlicher Kommentarband, by Egon Klemp.
|Description:|| leaves : 38 plates (incl. 53 col. maps) 81 cm.|