"Britannia et Normannia cum confinijs", Mercator/Jansson
Period: 1628 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
8 x 5.3 inches
20.3 x 13.5 cm
Handsome small map covering Normandy and Brittany with the Channel Islands. The map is filled with detail of the rivers, forests and tiny villages and is embellished with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating the distance scale. Latin text on verso.
Nice color and a dark impression. There are a couple light damp stains and an old repair in the blank margins.