"Polonia et Silesia", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7 x 5.6 inches
17.8 x 14.2 cm
This charming map depicts most of present-day Poland. The map is fully engraved to show cities, towns, villages, rivers and mountains. The strapwork title cartouche incorporates a distance scale. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
Marginal soiling. Cardinal directions and page number written in manuscript ink in blank margins.