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By: Tomaso Porcacchi
Date: 1576 (circa)
Publication: L'Isole piu Famose del Mondo
Condition Code: A+
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Size: 5.7 x 4.2 inches
14.5 x 10.7 cm
This graphic little map is one of the earliest separate maps of Majorca, first issued in 1572. The island is depicted with its major cities and is surrounded with a variety of fantastic sea monsters and adorned with a decorative title cartouche. A compass rose orients the map with southeast at top. Engraved by Girolamo Porro and printed on a full sheet (7.8 x 11.8") of Italian text.
Condition Description: Very minor marginal soiling.
Ref: King (2nd Ed.) p. 57-59; Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #187-9.