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Vilna Litvaniae

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Vilna Litvaniae
Hogenberg, Abraham (fl. 1608-1653) (Dedicatee)
Heirat, Antonius (Dedicatee)
Braun, Georg (1540 or 41-1622) (Author)
Hogenberg, Franz (d. 1590?) (Engraver)
Novellanus, Simon (fl. 1560-1590) (Engraver)

Civitates Orbis Terrarvm Liber Primvs[-Sextvs]

Dates / Origin
Place Term: [Coloniæ Agrippinæ]
Other Date: [Date Unavailable]
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1576 (Braun, G. Civitates Orbis Terrarvm Liber Primvs[-Sextvs])
City planning
Vilnius (Lithuania)
Content : Dedication of v. 6 signed: Antonius Heirat, & Abrahamus Hoghenberg.

Content : Engraved title-pages.

Content : Illustrations and plates engraved by Franz Hogenberg and Simon Novellanus after Georg Hoefnagel and others.

Content : Most of the plates include figures in contemporary costume.--cf. Brunet, I, 1287.

Content : Titles vary: v. 2, De Praecipvis, Totivs Vniversi Vrbibvs;v. 3-4, Vrbivm Præcipvarvm Totivs Mvndi; v. 5, Vrbivm Praecipvarvm Mvndi Theatrvm Qvintvm. Avctore Georgio Bravnio; v. 6, Theatri Præcipvarvm Totivs Mvndi Vrbivm ...Anno M.DC.XVIII.

Content : Vol. 1 has colophon: Coloniæ Agrippinæ. Apud Petrum á Brachel, [s]umptibus Auctorum. Anno reparatæ [s]alutis humanæ. M.D.XXIII [sic]. Men[s]e Martij.

Ownership: 10055-60.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14386658
UUID: 8ba771a0-c609-012f-67fd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Other
  • : Place
  • 1608: Creator Born
  • 1653: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Vilna Litvaniae" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b258a8f2-be68-583c-e040-e00a18060de8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Vilna Litvaniae" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b258a8f2-be68-583c-e040-e00a18060de8

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. Vilna Litvaniae Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b258a8f2-be68-583c-e040-e00a18060de8

Wikipedia Citation

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Vilna Litvaniae