The Mariners Mirrour. London 1588. (Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. A Series of Atlases in Facsimile. Third Series - Volume II.). Lucas Janszoon. Skelton Waghenaer, R. A., introd.
The Mariners Mirrour. London 1588. (Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. A Series of Atlases in Facsimile. Third Series - Volume II.)

The Mariners Mirrour. London 1588. (Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. A Series of Atlases in Facsimile. Third Series - Volume II.)

1966. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarun Ltd. for the World Publishing Company, 1966.

Folio, unpaginated. Green cloth, stamped in black and gilt. Cloth lightly rubbed and bumped; internally fine. Without dust-jacket.

§ Fine facsimile edition of the first English edition of the world’s first sea atlas, containing charts, coastal views and directions to help sailors navigate the coastlines of Western Europe, from southern Spain to northern Norway. It was prepared from the first edition Spieghel der Zeevaerdt (1583–84) by the politician Anthony Ashley. Item #124743

Price: $150.00