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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
Date Created: 1560 - 1590 (Approximate)
Place: Coloniæ Agrippinæ
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1576 (Braun, G. Civitates Orbis Terrarvm Liber Primvs[-Sextvs])
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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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ba771a0-c609-012f-67fd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1560: Created (Approximate)
  • 1608: Creator Born
  • 1653: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Vilna Litvaniae" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1560 - 1590. 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 December 7, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b258a8f2-be68-583c-e040-e00a18060de8

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1560 - 1590). Vilna Litvaniae Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b258a8f2-be68-583c-e040-e00a18060de8

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Vilna Litvaniae