Limmericum, Limrich Rutger Hermannides 1661

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Date

1661, Amsterdam

Maker

Rutger Hermannides

Short Title

Limmericum, Limrich

Full Title

Limmericum, Limrich

Source

Britannia Megnus et Hiberbia Nova Descriptio - Published by Aegidus Jassonius Valckenier

Size

13.5 x 14.0 cm approximately (5.31 x 5.51 in.)

Description

A scarce copper line engraving, hand colored, small town plan of Limerick, Ireland. This book held thirty-one (31) town plans mostly based upon those of John Speed. This was the first book devoted entirely to plans of British cities and towns.

References

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers (Revised Edition) Vol. (E - J) p.318; Carl Moreland and David Bannister: Christies Collectors Guide Antique Maps p.43

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$135.00
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