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The Mapping of North America

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A magnificent display of the family tree of the House of Austria including 20 coats of arms. It includes the nobility of Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, Germany and Austria. Several tables identify the Arms which are keyed using letters running all the way around the outside of the image. It was published in the second volume of the encyclopaedic atlas by Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684-1743) entitled ‘Atlas Historique ou Nouvelle Introduction a l’Histoire, a la Chronologie & a la Geographie’. It was issued from 1705 to 1720 in 7 volumes. Koeman II p. 33; Phillips 579; Shirley ‘Atlases in the BL’ T.Chat-1a; Van Waning ‘Chatelain’s Atlas Historique’ in IMCoS Journal 120 pp. 7-15.
CHATELAIN, Henri Abraham

Carte Genealogique de la Maison d'Autriche, avec les Branches des differents Princes de l'Europe qui en sont issus jusqu'es a l'An 1708

Amsterdam, 1708
625 x 515 mm., folding as issued, full wash colour, in good condition.
Stock number: 9757


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