Poitiers Statt Buttiers France Map Belleforest / Münster 1598
Title: Der Alten und herzlichen Statt Buttiers contrafactur.
France, Poitiers, 16th century City View, wood cut engraved with Coat of Arms.
De Belleforest's Cosmographie.
François de Belleforest (1530 -1583) was a French writer poet and translator from the Renaissance period He wrote on cosmography, morals, literature and history, and he translated the works of Matteo Bandello, Boccaccio, Antonio de Guevara, Lodovico Guicciardini, Polydore Vergil, Saint Cyprian, Sebastian Münster, Achilles Tatius, Cicero and Demosthenes into French. Origin: La Cosmographie Universelle de tout le Monde. Paris, Nicolas Chesneau - Michel Sonnius, 1575. (French edition of Münster's Cosmographia).
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Sheet app.: 17 x 13 inches. 45 x 33 cm. Image app.: 10.25 x 9.25 inches. 26 x 23.5 cm. Condition: View very good. Old marginal restoration. German text on verso.