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Description de la Limagne d'Auvergne en forme de dialogue : avec plusieurs medailles, statues, oracles, epitaphes, sentences, & autres choses memorables, & non moins plaisantes que prousitables aux amateurs de l'Antiqué.

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Title:
Description de la Limagne d'Auvergne en forme de dialogue : avec plusieurs medailles, statues, oracles, epitaphes, sentences, & autres choses memorables, & non moins plaisantes que prousitables aux amateurs de l'Antiqué.
Alternate Title:
Description de la Limagne d'Avvergne en forme de dialogve and Symeon Dialogue
Author:
Simeoni, Gabriele, 1509-1575 and Rouillé, Guillaume, 1518?-1589
Author (no Collectors):
Rouillé, Guillaume, 1518?-1589
Topic:
atlas, cartographic image-cri, and History
Language:
French
Physical Description:
1 atlas ([2], 144 pages, 3 leaves, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates, [1] folded leaf of plates) : illustrations, 1 foldout map, (engravings) ; 20 cm
Publication Info:
fr and Lyon :
Imprint:
1561
Genre:
atlas and cartographic image-cri
Notes:
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Index: Table des choses plus notables contenues en ce dialogue.
  • Vellum binding.
  • First 2 and last 2 pages blank (included in page description).
  • Engraved title page, head and tail-pieces.
  • Descriptive text.
  • Round map with north oriented toward right, showing bird's eye view of Limagne and featuring labeled buildings, topography, waterways, and vegetation.