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Amstelredamvm: Amstelredamum: Ambsterdam: nobile inferioris Germaniæ oppidum ad recipiendos ex omnib. mundi partibus, mercatores, recenter natum genus hominum incolit mercimonijs deditum quæ quidem, tum blanda populi comitate, ac sedula diligentiqu[ue] industria : tum portus comoditate permagna, vsq[ue]adeo incrementa sumpserunt vt vix vllum mercaturæ genus excogitari possit quod heic non exerceatur : hinc fit vt opum lucrique cupiditas, ex remotissimis etiam terris, negotiatores, in hanc ciuitate inuitet qui varia hinc bona & maximè rem frumentaria in Brabantiam cæteraq[ue] longè dissita totius vniuersi loca, transferentes : ingentes ex eiuscemodi commertio opes consequuntur: Beschreibung und contrafactur der vornembster Stät der Welt

Creator/Contributor:
Braun, Georg, 1540 or 1541-1622, creator
Kempen, Gottfried von, active 1576-1598
Place Of Origin:
Germany
[Cölln
Publisher:
bey Godfrid von Kempen in verlegung Francisci Hogenbergers
Creation Date:
1572]
1572
Extent:
1 view : front and back; hand col. ; 33 x 48 cm., on sheet 42 x 54 cm.
Language:
Latin
Genre:
map
Engraving, German-Aerial views-16th century.
Aerial views
Early works to 1800
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Amsterdam (Netherlands)--Aerial views--Early works to 1800
Notes:
German text on verso with foliate intial, entitled Ambsterdam
Printed on verso: "21".
Includes index with ill. figures at bottom.
"Cum priuilegio" at lower right margin within frame surrrounding view.
In Latin and German.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990111428220203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990111428220203941/catalog