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Wahre vnd eygentliche Abbildung der Statt vnd belägerung Franckenthal wie dieselbe von dem berümbten Obersten Don Goncalo de Cordova von dem 27. Septembris anbiss zum 14. Octobris dieses 1621 Jahrs belägert vnd beschossen worden, auch was sich denckwürdiges daruor begeben vnd zugetragen hat

Wahre vnd eygentliche Abbildung der Statt vnd belägerung Franckenthal wie dieselbe von dem berümbten Obersten Don Goncalo de Cordova von dem 27. Septembris anbiss zum 14. Octobris dieses 1621 Jahrs belägert vnd beschossen worden, auch was sich denckwürdiges daruor begeben vnd zugetragen hat

 
 
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Print shows birds-eye view of fortifications around the town of Frankenthal on the Rhine River. Details in the print listed A-L are referered to in key in box in lower left corner of the image. Frankenthal in the Palatinate in Germany was besieged by Spanish troops under General Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba from September 27-October 14, 1621.
Title from caption at top of item. Lengthy text in German below image.
Paas, J.R. German political broadsheet, 1600-1700 Vol. 3, P-848
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 16.
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 16.
Original album; Purchase; 1950.
Formerly: PR13 CN1950:R01. Originals were housed in blind-tooled morocco album 11 x 17 in. Original binding in P&P Suppl. Archives.

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01/01/1621
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