"Puglia Piana Terra di Barri Otrato etc", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Southern Italy
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7 x 5.3 inches
17.8 x 13.5 cm
Handsome small map of the 'boot' of Italy showing the regions of Apulia and Calabria filled with details of mountains, rivers and cities. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche, a scale of miles and a sailing ship. This is from the first edition, with Latin text on verso.
A couple of minor spots and marginal soiling. Cardinal directions and page number written in manuscript ink in blank margins.