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Beschreibung des Heiligen Landes - Bünting H. ,1581.
Map of the Holy Land
Size: 26.5 x 37.5cm (10.3 x 14.6 inches)
Verso text: German
From: Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae. Helmstadt, 1581.
This is one of ten maps in Bünting's Itinerarium, in which the author, a theological commentator, rewrote the Bible as an illustrated travel book. Other maps in the series bear out his imaginative approach to cartography, which pictures the World in the form of a cloverleaf, Europe as the Queen of the World, and Asia as Pegasus.
Item number: 18423
Price: 400 Euro
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