Format Maps
Contributors Braun, Georg
Dates 1612
Location Cities
Earth
Towns
Language Latin
Subjects Aerial Views
Atlases, German
Cities and Towns
Early Works to 1800
Earth
Maps
Pictorial Works
Title
Civitates orbis terrarvm.
Contributor Names
Braun, Georg, 1540 or 1541-1622.
Created / Published
[Coloniae Agrippinae : apud Petrum à Brachel, sumptibus auctorum, 1612-1618]
Subject Headings
-  Cities and towns--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Cities and towns--Aerial views--Early works to 1800
-  Cities and towns--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800
-  Atlases, German--Early works to 1800
-  Earth
Notes
-  "Privilegium Caesareae maiestatis, which occurs in each volume generally on the reverse of the title page, refers to Francis Hogenberg as the author's collaborator."--Phillips.
-  Colophon of v. 1: Coloniae Agrippinae, apud Petrum à Brachel, sumptibus auctorum.
-  Colophon of v. 6: Colonię Agrippinę, Antonius Hierat & Abrahamus Hoghenberg.
-  Collaborators and artists whose works these maps were based on include George and Jacob Hoefnagel, Simon Novellanus, Jacob van Deventer, Heinrich Rantzau, etc.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Includes indexes.
-  Descriptive text on verso of plates.
-  LC copy imperfect: Cumanae Sibyllae antrum (v. 3, no. 37), Venetiae (v. 5, no. 60), Neapolis (v. 5, no. 65), Pappa Ungar. pl. (v. 6, no. 35), and Praemislia Polon (v. 6, no. 52) wanting.
Medium
1 atlas (6 v. in 3) : hand col. ill., hand col. maps (some folded) ; 43 cm.
Call Number
G1028 .B7 1612
G1028 .B7 1612 Copy 2 Liber primus and Liber secundus only. Uncolored.
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200m gct00128a http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200m.gct00128a
g3200m gct00128b http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200m.gct00128b
g3200m gct00128c http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200m.gct00128c
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2008627031
http://lccn.loc.gov/2008627031


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