Stralsund antique town plan Germany by v.d. Schley 1760
Title: A Plan of The Town of Stralsund In Pomerania.
Description: Stralsund In Pomerania, Old antique fortification plan, copperplate engraved with hand coloring.
The Siege of Stralsund was a siege laid on Stralsund by Albrecht von Wallenstein's Imperial Army during the Thirty Years' War, from May to 4 August 1628. Stralsund was aided by Denmark and Sweden, with considerable Scottish participation. The siege ended Wallenstein's series of victories, and contributed to his downfall. The Swedish garrison in Stralsund was the first on German soil in history. The battle marked the de facto entrance of Sweden into the war.
Mapmaker: Jacob van der Schley; L W von Oebschelwitz Publisher: Amsterdam, J.G. Treuttel.
16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Sheet app.: 45 x 39 cm. 17.75 x 15.5 inches. Image app.: 36.5 x 30 cm. 14.5 x 11.75 inches. Condition: Very good, fold as published, part lower border redone.