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Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. Auctore Antonio Jenkensono Anglo, edita Londini Anno 1562 et dedicata illustriss: D.[uci] Henrico Sydneo Walliae praesidi. [Antverpiae, 1579].
1 sh. 3544 (4254).Engrav., Colour.

Map of Moskoviae by Antonio Jenkensono is made after the first travel of the author on Russia and Asia and is made on the basis of his personal supervision. In the left top corner of a card there is an image of king Ivan the Terrible. A card from the atlas A.Ortely: "Teatrum orbis terrarum". (Antwerp, 1579). 

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Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. 1579. (228 KB)

Image of Ivan the Terrible


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