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Placide: The Course of the River Po.

R.G. asks: 'This map is a mystery to me: "Le Cours du Po dans le Duche de Ferrare et les Etats de Venise".  I have not been able find a copy of this map except for a computer image from the Biblioteca Nacional Portugal. Their map is identical to the one I have. Please supply information.'

Map World: This map is one of a set of 5 maps by Placide. They were published by Ottens in 1734, and re-issued the following year by Covens & Mortier.  Your map is the eastern-most map of the set.