A NEWE MAPE OF GERMANY BY JOHN SPEED, ROGER REA EDITION CIRCA 1650..
A NEWE MAPE OF GERMANY.
Highly decorative 17th Century copper engraved map of Germany produced by the famous English mapmaker, John Speed. The present map is an excellent example of Speed's carte-a-figure map of Germany, from his 'Prospect Of The Most Famous Parts Of The World.' The map has decorative borders showing eight town views along the top, while the lateral borders show various orders of citizens. This scarce edtion was published by Roger Rea circa 1650.
Measures 380 x 500 mm. See photo for condition. Excellent condition.
Attractive old hand colour.
A guaranteed genuine antique map.