FINE RARE BOOKS, ATLASES AND MANUSCRIPTS

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Heinrich Theodor MENKEHienrich KIEPERT

Atlases, Lot of 2 wonderful atlases

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Heinrich Theodor MENKEHienrich KIEPERT
Atlases, Lot of 2 wonderful atlases
 

KIEPERT, Enrico. Atlante antico. Dodici carte da servire allo studio dell'istoria antica.

Berlino, Diterico Reimer, no date but second half of XIX century.

 


In folio, 357x235 mm; publisher’s shagreen binding. Pp. 26 of name’s index and 12 colored lithographic plates on double page, pressed on strong paper. Slight sign of humidity on upper cover. Goodcopy.


This edition of this fine atlases made up of 12 historical double-page and color plates. The plates, usefu lfor the study of ancient history, represent: The world known to the ancient;The Empire of Persians and Macedonians; Egypt. - Phenicia and Palestine; Asia Citeriore; Greece with the islands and beaches of the Aegean Sea; Greece on a larger scale; Italy; Central part of Italy; the City of Rome; Spain, Mauritania and Africa; Gallia, Britannia and Germany; The Roman Empire.

 

Bound with: MENKE,Teodoro. Atlante del mondo antico pubblicato ad uso delle scuole del regno d'Italia.

Gotha, Giusto Perthes, 1865

 

4to, 245x160 mm; quarter cloth binding, gilt title on spine. Pp. 10 and 18 lithographic color plates on double page. Good copy.

 

Atlas of the ancient world with 18 lithographic color plates on double page. The plates are preceded by a preface of the author and a historical description of the plates. The plates, drawn by Captain de Stulpnagel, concern: Egypt ahead of Cambise's time; Assyrian kingdom, Egypt, colonies of the Phoenicians and Greeks until the year 627 before Crhrist; The Persian Kingdom until the time of Herodotus; Coasts of the sea. Ergo at the time of the Peloponnese War; Greece at the time of the Peloponnese War; Lower Satrapies of the Persian Kingdom, Greece, Greek colonies in the times of Senofonte and Alexander the Great; Rome with peoples bordering on the times of the Kings and the Free Republic; Northern part of Italy, Liguria, Cisalpinian Gauls from the descent of the Gauls to the time of Augustus; Southern part of Italy, Sicily since 350 before Crhrist until the time of Augustus; Western coasts of the Mediterranean Sea from the Second Punic War to Augustus; Gaul in the time of Caesar; Judea, Phoenicia, Celesiria at the time of Christ or of the Apostles; Roman Empire from the time of Augustus; Italy, Sicily at the time of the Roman Emperors; Britannia, Germany, Raetia, Noricum, Pannonia in the I and II centuries of Christ. 

tue 1 December 2020
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