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Orbis Sensualium Pictus - Overview

The illustrated school text book Orbis Sensualium Pictus was first published in 1658. This Latin-German edition was followed by versions in English, French, Italian, Polish, and other languages. Orbis Pictus maintained its popularity into the nineteenth century and was a model for a number of other eighteenth and nineteenth century school books.


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