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Atlas. NOLIN. Nouvelle edition du theatre de la guerre en Italie...

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Atlas. NOLIN. Nouvelle edition du theatre de la guerre en Italie...
 NOLIN, Jean Baptiste. Nouvelle edition du theatre de la guerre en Italie contenant les cartes particulieres de tous les Etasts situez dessus et aux environs des rivieres du Po et le l'Adige. Parigi, Jean Baptiste Nolin, s.d. ma 1702 ca.

Folio, mm. 316x243; Contemporary full calf binding with frames on the cover. Illustrated Titlepage, p. 2 not numbered with index, plate n.22 on double page, pp. 10 text pages, 2 not numbered with Privilege, 21 numbered plates. A Total of a illustrated Titlepage within frame, 22 plates, of which 18 on double page or folded with contemporary out-line colouring and 3 at full page with the maps of 6 cities, all etchings. Light damages at the binding, Nice specimen.

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Very rare edition with seven new leaves increased compared to that of 1701. The work describes in detail the Italian Campaign of 1701-1702 that sees the northern territories involved with Milan, Cremona, Mantua, Parma, Modena, Bergamo, Crema, Brescia, Verona, Vicenza, Padua, Ferrara and Bologna. Text on two columns in parallel documenting the camps and the movements of the two sides: French and Spanish allies against the Emperor's army.

Bibliography

Pastoureau, Atlas franšais, 360-361.
wed 10 February 2021
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