Condition: Bound in tall narrow folio. Maps laid on thick paper, several showing traces of careful repair or restoration (occasionally with slight loss of engraved surface at neat-lines or at folds), all with additional longitudinal folds, mounted on recent guards, modern vellum lettered "Atlas par Th. Galle 1622", tall narrow folio (445 by 185mm.)
A composite atlas comprising 18 double-page maps by or after Hessel Gerritsz, Theodor Galle, Gerard Mercator, Peter Verbiest,..
Published: Rome, Franciscus Corbelletus, 1632-1647
Size: 350 x 240 mm.
Condition: 2 vols. Folio. (10), 374, (88), (12),480, (56) pp. Contemp. Full calf, spine in compartments, richly gilt with 2 red title-labels, with richly gilt ornamental borders on side with large gilt central ornament of three 'fleurs de lys' (LOUIS QUATORZE PRESEN
Each volume containing an engraved title with a representation of The Netherlands and Belgium in the shape of a lion, with on..