SCHOENEMANN, FRIEDERICH.  Lissabon. Hamburg: Friederich Schoenemann, 1756.
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SCHOENEMANN, FRIEDERICH. Lissabon. Hamburg: Friederich Schoenemann, 1756.
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SCHOENEMANN, FRIEDERICH.
Lissabon. Hamburg: Friederich Schoenemann, 1756. Large engraved double-sheet panoramic view, joined at the center, 417 x 1174 mm (plate), detailed index in French and German below view, title cartouche featuring an inset map of Portugal, flanked by two explorers, cherubim examining a compass, and Poseidon with his trident, framed.

A LARGE, FINELY ENGRAVED VIEW OF LISBON, published a year after the Great Earthquake destroyed many of the buildings depicted herein. OCLC locates only two copies: one at Harvard, and the other in the Bibliotheque Nationale in France.
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