"Hassia Landgraviatus", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Central Germany
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.5 inches
18.5 x 14 cm
Handsome small map of the state of Hesse detailing the course of the Fulda and Lon Rivers, filled with information of cities, villages, forests and mountains. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche incorporating a distance scale. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Marginal soiling with manuscript page number and cardinal directions in blank margins.