THEATRUM ORBIS TERRARUM
ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM, 1595
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A 1595 edition of what is widely considered the first modern atlas. The Latin title translates to "Theater of the World" - an apt description for such a beautiful and historic book. For comparison our Rare Book Library also contains the first edition of this atlas published in 1570.
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Map Group Information
Full Atlas Title: THEATRUM ORBIS TERRARUM
Country/Location: Afganistan, Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cambodia, China, Congo, Croatia, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Egypt, EgyptIsrael, Finland, FloridaIreland, France, FranceBelgium, Georgia, Germany, GermanyFrance, GermanyGermany, GermanyGermanyCzech RepublicCzech Republic, GermanyNetherlandsGermany, Greece, Haiti, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, ItalyArmenia, ItalyGreece, ItalyGreeceGreece, Jamaica, Japan, Jordania, Kazakhstan, Krygyzstan, Kuwait, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, LebanonEgyptLybia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, LuxemburgBelgium, Lybia, LybiaCyprus, LybiaIsraelAlbania, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, MoroccoBelgium, Myanmar, Netherlands, NetherlandsAustria, NetherlandsBelgium, NetherlandsDenmark, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Poland, PolandAustriaAustria, PolandBulgaria, Portugal, Puerto RicoUnited States, Quatar, Romania, RomaniaDenmark, Russia, RussiaEstonia, Saudi Arabia, Saudi ArabiaAlbania, Serbia, SerbiaItalyFrance, SlovakiaBulgaria, SlovakiaRomaniaLithuania, Slovenia, SloveniaBosnia & Herzegovina, SloveniaCroatia, SloveniaFrance, SloveniaHungaryAustria, South KoreaBangladesh, SpainCuba, SpainFranceAustria, Sri LankaIran, Sweden, Switzerland, SwitzerlandAlbania, SwitzerlandBelgium, SwitzerlandBosnia & Herzegovina, SwitzerlandSwitzerlandAustria, Syria, TunisiaAlbania, TunisiaAlgeria, TunisiaAngola, TunisiaTurkey, Turkey, TurkeyBosnia & Herzegovina, TurkeyBulgaria, Turkmenistan, UkraineFrance, UkrainePoland, UkraineRussia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United KingdomIcelandBelarus, United KingdomUnited KingdomIrelandPortugalPortugal, Uzbekistan, UzbekistanCambodia, VietnamChina, Yemen
Publish Date: 1595
Publisher: ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM
Number Maps in the Atlas: 1
Source Institution Osher Map Library Smith Center For Cartographic Education Souce Media Original Document