"Eboracum, Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Notinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1613 (circa)
Publication: Gerard Mercatoris Atlas
Color: Hand Color
16.5 x 14 inches
41.9 x 35.6 cm
This handsome map covers the northeastern part of England. It is filled with information on the topography, forests, cities, and towns. The map is beautifully engraved in Mercator's characteristic style with a stipple engraved sea, flourishing calligraphy and is embellished with a large title cartouche. Latin text on verso.
Faint toning in margin, overall fine.