Item 717 - Odense

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GB 249 T-GED/22/1/717




  • 1593 [publication 1598 and later] (Creation)

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1 map: black and white; engraving; 47.7 x 23.4 cm plate on 53.3 x 40.7 cm sheet

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(c. 1540-1622)

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(c. 1540 - c. 1590)

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Map of Odense.

'Civitatis Episcopalis Othenarum sive Otthoniae, ut vulgo Dicitur, Fioniae, Insularum Daniae, Regnis Amoe Nissimae Fertilissimaeque Metropolis Secundum Situm & Figuram Quam Hoc Seculo Habet, Delineatio, Anno Partae Per Unicum Mediatorem Xpm, Salutis: M.D. LXXXXIII. Genere, Virtutibus, famaque illustri Henrio Ranzouio, Imperiali et Regio Danico, consiliario; Ducatuumque Slesuici, Holsatiae et Dithmarsiae gubernatore, summorum et optimor conatum promotore impensas Suppeditante.'

Anon. [George Braun and Frans Hogenberg]

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On the reverse, two pages text (Latin) (p. 30).

From George Braun and Frans Hogenhberg, 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum' (Cologne, 1598 and later), part V, Latin edition, map 30 (Koeman, 2,1969, p. 21, B&H5).

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