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Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

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description

Summary

Relief shown pictorially.
Woodcut that appears in edition of Ptolemy's Geographia published in 1541.
Includes illustrations of winds.
LC copy stamped on in lower left corner: 0 674. Mounted on cloth and laminated.
Shirley, R.W. Mapping of the world, 47
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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Date

01/01/1541
place

Location

earth (planet)
create

Source

Library of Congress
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