Muenster, SebastianVon der Insel Creta. – Candia seu Creta insula.
Basel, Petri 1628 [8 x 16 cm]
Decorative early woodcut, showing a map of the island of Crete, published in the ‘Cosmographia’ by Sebastian Muenster (German edition). Decorative map of Crete, showing some place names as well rivers and mountains.
Das Sechste Buch. – Von der Insel Creta.
Basel, Henricus Petri. 1628 [7,8 x 15,45 cm]
Woodcut, hand colored in wash. Decorative hand colored woodcut map showing a view of Crete, published in a German text edition of the ‘Cosmographia’ by Sebastian Muenster.