Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches
Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches Homann World Atlas c.1740 Novus Minor complete 49 wonderful maps w/ cartouches
$ 12,500.00

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[Homann, World Atlas, Atlas Novus - Minor].

Atlas Minor L(fifty). Selectarum Tabularum Geographicarum Homanni, ad Mentem Recentiorum Geographorum Recognitus et Dispositus.
Nuremberg, Homannischen Officin.

Scarce and wonderful mid-18th century decorative folio atlas of the world, complete with 50 large engraved maps in the original soft leather binding stamped in blind, all with strong original hand color and wonderful vivid pictorial cartouches.

All maps remain attractive, well preserved and worthy of individual display. Various mostly minor neat repairs to short fold line or edge splits, just two minor maps with old visible tape repairs to centerfolds, overall a very pleasing monumental atlas, worthy of the finest rare book, atlas or map collections.

Atlas contains the following maps- all are shown individually within the video.

1. Titulus figuratus.
2. Planiglobium terr.
3. Europa.
4. Asia.
5. Africa.
6. America.
7. Hispania & Portug.
8. Gallia.
9. Magna Britannia.
10. XVII Provinciae.
11. X Provinciae.
12. VII Provinciae.
13. Helvetia.
14. Italia.
15. Sabaudia.
16. Stat. Mediolan.
17. Status Ecclesiast.
18. Regn. Neapolit.
19. Sicilia, Sard. & Malta.
20. Germania.
21. Circ. Austriac.
22. -- -- Bavariae.
23. -- -- Sueviae.
24. Rhenus.
25. Alsatia.
26. Palatinat inser.
27. Moeni pars cum Franconia.
28. Moeni pars cum Moguntia & Hass. sup.
29. Hassia inferior.
30. Circ. Wesphaliae.
31. Duc. Luneburg.
32. -- -- Brunsvic.
33. -- -- Slesvicens.
34. -- -- Holsatiae.
35. -- -- Meklenburg.
36. Circ. Saxoniae super.
37. Thuringia.
38. Circ. Saxoniae inser.
39. Bohemia.
40. Silesia.
41. March. Brandenb.
42. Duc. Pomeraniae.
43. Scandinavia.
44. Dania.
45. Suecia.
46. Polonia.
47. Prussia.
48. Russia.
49. Hungar. & Graecia.
50. Terra sancta.

Book measures: 21 1/2" H X 13 1/2" W.

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