Copper engraved map. Printed area 140 x 430mm, 5½ x 17". Trimmed into plate at top, false margin added.
Early town plan of Boppard in Germany, on the Rhinewith the Hunsrück Foothills in the background, published in Braun & Hogenberg's 'Civitatis Orbis' Terrarum', an atlas of over 500 city maps published in six parts between 1572 and 1617. On the reverse is a short Latin description of the city written by George Braun.
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