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Renaissance Exploration Map Collection Maps and Atlases from the Renaissance Period

[Cosmographia]

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Title:
[Cosmographia]
Author:
Ptolemy, active 2nd century, Nicolaus Germanus, active 15th century, and Reger, Johann, active 1486-1499
Topic:
encyclopedia, Atlasesv, and Geography, Ancient
Language:
Latin
Physical Description:
1 atlas : 32 double maps ; 43 cm. (fol.)
Publication Info:
gw and [Ulm
Imprint:
1486]
Genre:
encyclopedia
Notes:
  • Contains all 32 maps from the 1486 Ulm Ptolemy (27 Ptolemaic, 5 new) published by Johann Reger.
  • First map is signed: Jnsculptum est per Johannẽ. Schnitzer de Armszheim.
  • With descriptive text on back of maps.