"It is widely believed that Kiel takes name from the wedge shape of the town and its harbour; this shape, however, is in fact not so obvious that it does not require the help of the imagination."
[Aus: Schwarze: News from the City of Kiel, 1775l]

 
Beautiful maps and historical town views from Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, Europe and other corners of the world, as well as atlases of the world and particular regions are all part of our offering. We further have a selection of copper engravings, lithographic prints, and steel and wood engravings from the 15th to 19th centuries.

 
Please see here for our current selection of "Maps and Engraved Views"