1584. Map of the Azores, printed in 1584. Map measures 18.5" x 13". Frame measures 29.5" x 24". Contemporary full color. LC Consignment. Hanging next to poetry section.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore
Map of the Azores based on the cartography of Luis Teixeira. The islands are shown in good detail and the map is richly embellished with three large ornate cartouches, a title banner, sailing ships and a sea monster.