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[World map]

Image ID: ps_rbk_647

[World map] (1596)


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Image Title

:  [World map]

Additional Name(s)

: Ptolemy, 2nd cent. -- Author
Magini, Giovanni Antonio, 1555-1617 -- Commentator

Standard Reference

: Sabin 66492; Phillips: Geographical atlases, 403; JCB, 1919, I, 348-349

Source

: Geographiæ Vniversæ Tvm Veteris Tvm Novæ Absolvtissimvm Opvs Dvobvs Volvminibvs Distinctvm, Jn quorum priore habentur Cl. Ptolemæi ... Geographicæ enarrationis Libri octo: Quorum primus, qui præcepta ipsius facultatis omnia complectitur, commentarijs vberrimis illustratus est à Io. Antonio Magino ... In secundo volumine insunt Cl. Ptolemæi antiquæ orbis tabulæ XXVII. ad priscas historias intelligendas summè necessarįe. Et tabul̨e XXXVII. recentiores ... Vnà cum ipsarum tabularum copiosissimis expositionibus, quibus singulæ orbis partes ... exacte describuntur. Auctore eodem Io. Ant. Magino ...

Source Description

: 2 v. in 1. diagrs., 63 illus. (maps), map. 23 cm. (4to.).

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KB 1596 (Ptolemaeus, C. Geographi Vnivers Tvm Veteris Tvm Nov Absolvtissimvm Opvs Dvobvs Volvminibvs Distinctvm)

Digital ID

: ps_rbk_647

Record ID

: 2052992

Digital Item Published

: 11-28-2011

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