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Author: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598.
Title: An epitome of Ortelius his Theater of the vvorld, vvherein the principal regions of the earth are descrived in smalle mappes. VVith a brief declaration annexed to ech mappe. And donne in more exact manner, then lyke declarations in Latin, French, or other languages. It is also amplyfied with new mappes wanting in the Latin editions.
Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: An epitome of Ortelius his Theater of the vvorld, vvherein the principal regions of the earth are descrived in smalle mappes. VVith a brief declaration annexed to ech mappe. And donne in more exact manner, then lyke declarations in Latin, French, or other languages. It is also amplyfied with new mappes wanting in the Latin editions.
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598.

At London [i.e. Antwerp]: Printed by [typis H. Swingenij [for]] Iohn Norton, [1601?]
Alternate titles: Theatrum orbis terrarum. English. Abridgments Theatrum orbis terrarum. Epitome of Ortelius his Theater of the world.
Notes:
A translation of a Latin abridgment, Antwerp, 1595--STC.
Actual place of printing and suggested publication date from STC; actual printer's name from colophon.
"An addition of certaine maps vnto this epitome of the theatre of Abraham Ortelius" has separate divisional title and foliation; register is continuous.
With a final list of maps.
Includes index.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Subject terms:
Geography -- 15th-16th centuries.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A08538.0001.001

Contents
title page
TO THE NOBLY-DESCENDED, AND VERTVOVSLY-ACCOMPLISHED Mr. RICHARD GARGRAVE.
A brief description of the 2 half globes or spheres, asvvel Celestial as Terestrial.
A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE VVHOLE VVORLD.
atlas
EVROPA.
ASIA.
AFRICA.
AMERICA.
ENGLAND.
SCOTLAND.
IRELAND.
TERCERA.
SPAINE.
PORTVGAL.
ANDALVZIA.
VALENCIA.
GADES.
FRANCE.
GASCONIE.
POICTOV.
BRITANNIE.
NORMANDIE.
ANIOV.
BERRY, OR THE COVNTRY OF BOVRGES.
LIMOVSIN.
ORANGE.
SAVOY.
PROVENCE.
THE COVNTIE OF BVRGVNDY.
THE DVCHIE OF BVRGVNDIE.
LORRAINE.
CALIS and BVLLEN.
VERMANDOIS.
PICARDIE.
GERMANIA.
INFERIOR GERMANIE.
LIEGE.
LVTZEMBOVRG.
HENALT.
ARTOIS.
NAMVRE.
BRABANT.
FLANDERS.
GELDRES.
ZELAND.
HOLLAND.
FRIESLAND.
VVESTPHALIA.
DITMERS.
DENMARCK.
SAXONIE.
BRANDENBOVRG.
POMERANIA.
SILESIA.
AVSTRIA.
BOHEMIA.
THE DIOCES OF SALISBVRG.
BAVARIA.
NORTGOIA.
FRANCONIA.
VVIRTENBERG.
TIROL.
SVITZERLAND.
ITALIE.
FRIVLI.
ISTRIA.
ZARA and ZEBENICO.
THE DVKEDOME OF MILAN.
PIEMONT.
THE TERRITORIE of ROOME.
THE TERRITORIE of SIENA.
THE TERRITORIE of PERVGIA.
THE TERRITORIE of ORIVETO.
THE MARCA of ANCONA.
THE LAKE of COMO.
THE TERRITORIE of PADVA.
THE IVRISDICTION of BRESCIA.
THE TERRITORIE of VERONA.
THE TERRITORIE of CREMONA.
THE IVRISDICTION of CREMA.
TVSCANE.
THE KINGDOME of NAPLES.
ABRVZZO.
SICILIA.
SARDINIA.
CORSICA.
ISCHIA.
MALTA
CORFV.
CANDIE.
CYPRVS.
GREECE.
ILLYRICVM.
HVNGARIE.
OZVVICZIN and ZATOR.
TRANSSILVANIA.
PRVSSIA.
POLONIA.
LIVONIA.
THE NORTHERNE REGIONS.
RVSSIA or rather MVSCOVIA.
TARTARIE.
CHINA.
INDIA.
PERSIA.
TVRKIE.
PALESTYNE.
NATOLIA.
EGIPT.
THE porte of CARTHAGE.
ABISSINE or the EMPYRE of PRESTER-IOHN.
BARBARIE.
FESSE and MAROCCO.
THE TABLE.
title page
atlas
LIMAGNE.
CHAMPAGNE.
TOVRAINE.
THE TERRITORIE of BLOIS.
MAINE.
LANGVEDOC.
THE ILE of FRANCE.
DAVPHINEY.
THE SIGNIORIE of FLORENCE.
APVLIA.
ISLAND.
IAPPONIA.
ROMANIA.
THE TABLE VNTO THE ADDITION.
colophon