"Beschreibung der Inseln und des gantzen Koenigreichs Sicilie", Munster/Petri
Period: 1598 (published)
Color: Hand Color
5 x 6.4 inches
12.7 x 16.3 cm
Woodblock map of the island showing its major cities and roads. The sea is adorned with boats and a sea monster. On a full sheet of German text with an equally attractive (uncolored) map of Elba on verso.
Nice later color. Lightly toned with damp stains and soil in margins and text.