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Stock# 39760se
Description

Detailed map of Denmark and southwestern Sweden, published by Vander Aa, in his Le Nouveau Theatre du Monde . . . .

Condition Description
Top margined trimmed, with loss of neatline.
Pieter van der Aa Biography

Pieter van der Aa (1659-1733) was a Dutch mapmaker and publisher who printed pirated editions of foreign bestsellers and illustrated books, but is best known for his voluminous output of maps and atlases. Van der Aa was born to a German stonecutter from Holstein. Interestingly, all three van der Aa sons came to be involved in the printing business. Hildebrand was a copper engraver and Boudewyn was a printer.