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Atlas maior of 1665

Author: Joan Blaeu; P C J van der Krogt; Benedikt Taschen
Publisher: Köln ; Los Angeles : Taschen, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Superlatives flounder in the face of Joan Blaeu's Atlas Maior, one of the most extravagant feats in the history of mapmaking. This stunning edition is based on the Austrian National Library's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Atlases
Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Blaeu; P C J van der Krogt; Benedikt Taschen
ISBN: 3836538032 9783836538039
OCLC Number: 930539014
Language Note: Text in English, German and French; translated from the Dutch.
Description: 512 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 39 cm
Other Titles: Atlas maior.
Responsibility: Joan Blaeu ; introduction and texts by = Einführung und Texte von = introduction et textes de Peter van der Krogt ; directed and produced by Benedikt Taschen.

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"There can be few books out there more jaw-droppingly gorgeous than this extraordinary Atlas."

 
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