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Ptolemaei Cognita

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Ptolemaei Cognita : G. Ruscelli

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A world map on the classic Ptolemaic conic projection. Ruscelli's maps were published in "La Geografia Di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino ...". A strong impression showing relief pictorially. Italian text to verso. Negligible repaired worm holes in blank margins.
region: World Maps
mapmaker: G. Ruscelli
place and date of publication: Venice 1561-1574
medium and colour: copperplate, uncoloured
size in mm: 190 by 270mm (7.5 by 10.75 inches).
ref: 42287

Price: £ 500

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