Limited edition, price and payment conditions
The facsimile edition is a limited edition of 100 copies that will be published and bound by hand in original vellum with gilt ornaments in 17th century style. Only complete sets are for sale.
On YouTube you can find a film that gives you insight into the creation of the facsimile. Take an in-depth look at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5OaGZ4-8hxQ
As of December 31, 2013, Koninklijke Brill N.V. has the sole and exclusive worldwide right to sell and distribute this unique publication. Visit Brills website for more information: http://www.brill.com/about/imprints/brill-hes-de-graaf.
For more information on sales and distribution, please contact email@example.com, or for the Americas, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Handmade wooden cabinet
You can order a specially designed handmade cherry-wood cabinet to store and preserve your set in the “classical” manner. For price and delivery details of the handmade cabinet with eight extracting tables and a lectern with compass rose, please contact email@example.com, or for the Americas, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Book accompanying facsimile edition
To celebrate the completion of one of our most prestigious projects we have published an accompanying publication with background information on the Atlas Blaeu-Van der Hem and the production of the facsimile. In this book, various experts on the Atlas Blaeu-Van der Hem describe the many aspects of this unique compilation atlas from the 17th century. This volume is edited by Koert van der Horst and comprises:
- an introduction by Günter Schilder
and editorials about:
- the collector Laurens van der Hem by Roelof van Gelder,
- the publisher Blaeu by Peter van der Krogt,
- the colouring techniques by Truusje Goedings,
- the art-historical aspects of the unique drawings by Erlend de Groot and
- the history of the production of the facsimile edition of the Atlas Blaeu-Van der Hem by Dick Gaasbeek.
And last but not least, a descriptive catalogue with explanations of all maps, charts, prints & drawings published in the facsimile edition.
More information: http://www.brill.com/products/book/atlas-blaeu-van-der-hem-history-atlas-and-making-facsimile