Tabula moder. Gronlandiae et Russiae


Tabula moder. Gronlandiae et Russiae

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Title:
Tabula moder. Gronlandiae et Russiae
Title (alt.):
Tabula moderna Gronlandiae et Russiae
Diefert situs orbis hydrographorum ab eo quem Ptolomeus posuit
Creator:
Fries, Lorenz, ca. 1490-1531
Creator:
Ptolemy, 2nd cent
Creator:
Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1519
Creator:
Grüninger, Johann, d. 1532?
Creator:
Pirckheimer, Willibald, 1470-1530
Creator:
Regiomontanus, Joannes, 1436-1476
Date:
1525
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Eastern Hemisphere--Maps--Early works to 1800
Publisher:
Argentoragi [i.e. Strasbourg] : Iohannes Grieningerus
Notes:
Map of the eastern hemisphere showing Europe, Asia, and Africa.
Reduced version of the corresponding map in Waldseemüller's atlas of 1513.
Relief shown pictorially.
Includes names of places and natural features.
Appears in the author's Geographia, translated by Willibald Pirckheimer, with annotations by Joannes Regiomontanus. Argentoragi [i.e. Strasbourg] : Iohannes Grieningerus, communibus Iohannis Koberger impensis excudebat, anno a Christi Natiuitate 1525 tertio Kal[endas] Apriles.
Text in Latin.
Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Atlas scanned by Internet Archive http://archive.org/details/claudiiptolemaei00ptol
Extent:
1 map ; 28 x 44 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:50,000,000]
Language:
Latin
Identifier:
06_01_008020
Call #:
G1005 .P7 1525
Barcode:
30000003788993
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