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Theatrum orbis terrarum Abrahami OrtelI Antuerp. geographi regii. = The theatre of the vvhole world: set forth by that excellent geographer Abraham Ortelius [electronic resource]
Bib ID 8220502
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
 
Uniform Title Theatrum orbis terrarum. English
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Description London : Printed by [the Officina Plantiniana and Eliot's Court Press for] Iohn Norton [and John Bill], printer to the Kings most excellent Maiestie in Hebrew, Greeke, and Latine, 1606 [i.e. 1608?] 
[6] p., 25, 25[par.-3par.], 26-42, 46-55, 55[par.-3par.] 56-115 plates; [4] p., ix plates, [2] p., plate "x", [2] p., plate "xj xij", [4] p., xiij-xiiij plates, plate "xv. xvj", [2] p., xvij-xxxiiij plates, [2] p., xxxv-xl, [2] plates, [2] p., [3] plates, [8] p. : port., maps 
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Early English books online.

Notes

Translated by W.B. (i.e. William Bedwell?), whose initials appear on the third leaf recto.

The title page is engraved.

Identification of printers supplied and actual publication date conjectured by STC; Bill's name from colophon.

The maps were printed in Antwerp by the Officina Plantiniana; each is folded and has letterpress text on the back.

"Parergon, siue veteris geographiæ aliquot tabulæ" has separate title page.

Includes index.

The plate numbers appear to be hand-stamped in the catalogued copy.

Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 18855.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 968:4) 
Subjects Geography -- Early works to 1800 -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Bedwell, William, ca. 1561-1632, attributed name  |  W. B
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Theatrum orbis terrarum.

Parergon, siue veteris geographiæ aliquot tabulæ.

Parergon, sive veteris geographiæ aliquot tabulæ.

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