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The Resource Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,, translated into English and edited by Edward Luther Stevenson, based upon Greek and Latin manuscripts and important late fifteenth and early sixteenth century printed editions, including reproductions of the maps from the Ebner manuscripts, ca. 1460; with an introduction by Professor Joseph Fischer, S.J

Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,, translated into English and edited by Edward Luther Stevenson, based upon Greek and Latin manuscripts and important late fifteenth and early sixteenth century printed editions, including reproductions of the maps from the Ebner manuscripts, ca. 1460; with an introduction by Professor Joseph Fischer, S.J

Label
Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,
Title
Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,
Statement of responsibility
translated into English and edited by Edward Luther Stevenson, based upon Greek and Latin manuscripts and important late fifteenth and early sixteenth century printed editions, including reproductions of the maps from the Ebner manuscripts, ca. 1460; with an introduction by Professor Joseph Fischer, S.J
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eng
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DLC
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no index present
LC call number
G87.P83
LC item number
S7 1932
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,, translated into English and edited by Edward Luther Stevenson, based upon Greek and Latin manuscripts and important late fifteenth and early sixteenth century printed editions, including reproductions of the maps from the Ebner manuscripts, ca. 1460; with an introduction by Professor Joseph Fischer, S.J
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Publication
Note
  • Engraved title vignette
  • Descriptive text, within illuminated borders, accompanies the maps, in part adjoining the maps in the margins, in part on the versos
  • The Codex Ebnerianus now belongs to the New York public library. It is a copy of the Geography prepared by Donnus Nicolaus Germanus (also "Donis Nicolaus" or "Nicolaus Donis" in certain earlier reference works, by misconstruction or misinterpretation of the name in manuscripts?) To the 27 maps from this manuscript here given in full size reproductions, 2 other maps have been added: the Ruysch map in the 1508 printed edition of Ptolemy's Geography, and the New World map in the 1522 printed edition. cf. Preface
Dimensions
43 cm.
Extent
xvi, 167 p., 1 L.
Lccn
33002944
Note
"Two hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed on Charing handmade paper at the New York public library. Designed by John Archer and printed under his supervision. Collotypes by Max Jaffé of Vienna. This is copy number 85."
Other physical details
illus., 29 double facsim. (maps) diagrs.
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  • (OCoLC)03456022
  • ucoclc3456022
Label
Geography of Claudius Ptolemy,, translated into English and edited by Edward Luther Stevenson, based upon Greek and Latin manuscripts and important late fifteenth and early sixteenth century printed editions, including reproductions of the maps from the Ebner manuscripts, ca. 1460; with an introduction by Professor Joseph Fischer, S.J
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title vignette
  • Descriptive text, within illuminated borders, accompanies the maps, in part adjoining the maps in the margins, in part on the versos
  • The Codex Ebnerianus now belongs to the New York public library. It is a copy of the Geography prepared by Donnus Nicolaus Germanus (also "Donis Nicolaus" or "Nicolaus Donis" in certain earlier reference works, by misconstruction or misinterpretation of the name in manuscripts?) To the 27 maps from this manuscript here given in full size reproductions, 2 other maps have been added: the Ruysch map in the 1508 printed edition of Ptolemy's Geography, and the New World map in the 1522 printed edition. cf. Preface
Dimensions
43 cm.
Extent
xvi, 167 p., 1 L.
Lccn
33002944
Note
"Two hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed on Charing handmade paper at the New York public library. Designed by John Archer and printed under his supervision. Collotypes by Max Jaffé of Vienna. This is copy number 85."
Other physical details
illus., 29 double facsim. (maps) diagrs.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03456022
  • ucoclc3456022

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