Imagined Corners. Exploring the World’s First Atlas.

$24.50

Paul Binding.

Description

London: Review, 2003. First Edition. Octavo, 25.3 x 19.5cm, 314pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and black and white, map endpapers : Typus Orbis Terrarum, or World Map, from the 1570 Theatrum, blue boards, gilt titling on spine, gilt accented illustrated dustjacket.

Very Good in Fine Dustjacket. Minor lean, 5mm strip of dust-toning on the top edge of the rear jacket flap.

Brings vividly to life the Antwerp that produced Abraham Ortelius and the world’s first atlas, the Theatrum orbis terrarium.

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