1740 – J. G. Schreiber – Atlas selectus
Title: “Atlas selectus von allen Konigreichen und Landern der Welt…”
The title page, showing cartographic instruments related to navigation, surveying and map making. Published in atlas of kingdoms and countries around the world, to convenient use in schools, on trips and the reader of newspapers, prepared and engraved by Johann Georg Schreiber – the first cartographer in Saxony.
Engraver: Johann George Schreiber (1676-1750)
Sheet size: 13.8 x 21.1 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition! 8 cm split in lover part. Original hand colouring
Due to the age of this map some imperfections to be expected!
This is an original antique map published in 1740 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!