- Leiden and Boston: Hes & De Graaf, 2001. Second revised edition, tall and thick 8vo;
- 708 pp., 240 illustrations.
- Illustrated hardback, new in original plastic wrapper.
The second and upgraded edition of this first book which describes in details the famous Ortelius’s atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum (1570). It became the international standard numbering system for historians and booksellers. This edition contains corrections, more informations, and a portrait of Ortelius. A new copy.