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The Resource Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo : Venice, 1528, Benedetto Bordone ; with an introduction by R.A. Skelton

Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo : Venice, 1528, Benedetto Bordone ; with an introduction by R.A. Skelton

Label
Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo : Venice, 1528
Title
Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo
Title remainder
Venice, 1528
Statement of responsibility
Benedetto Bordone ; with an introduction by R.A. Skelton
Title variation
  • Libro di Benedetto Bordone
  • Isolario di Benedetto Bordone
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
ita
Member of
Cataloging source
KSU
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Theatrum orbis terrarum series of atlases in facsimile
Series volume
third series, volume 1
Label
Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo : Venice, 1528, Benedetto Bordone ; with an introduction by R.A. Skelton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Facsimile reprint of: Libro di Benedetto Bordone: nel qual si ragiona de tutte l'isole del mondo.... Impresse in Vinegia per Nicolo d'Aristotile, detto Zoppino, nel mese di giugno, del M.D. XXVIII [1528]; reproduced from a copy owned by Messrs Francis Edwards Ltd., London
  • Skelton's introduction includes a discussion of the "isiolario" or "book of islands" as an early cartographic genre developed in Italy during the 15th and 16th centuries; the arrangement, content, and sources of Bordon's book; notes on particular maps of the book; and subsequent editions through the end of the 17th century
  • Includes a full collation of the 1528 edition; references to the 1528 edition in published bibliographies; and a short list of critical literature published on the subject of Bordon's atlas (see page XII)
  • Issued in green cloth boards, stamped in gold and black; erratum slip laid in.
Dimensions
37 cm (folio)
Extent
XII, [168] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in original publisher's binding as issued. Transferred to Special Collections from YRL stacks, 4/16.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01746212
  • ucoclc1746212
Label
Libro ... de tutte l'isole del mondo : Venice, 1528, Benedetto Bordone ; with an introduction by R.A. Skelton
Publication
Note
  • Facsimile reprint of: Libro di Benedetto Bordone: nel qual si ragiona de tutte l'isole del mondo.... Impresse in Vinegia per Nicolo d'Aristotile, detto Zoppino, nel mese di giugno, del M.D. XXVIII [1528]; reproduced from a copy owned by Messrs Francis Edwards Ltd., London
  • Skelton's introduction includes a discussion of the "isiolario" or "book of islands" as an early cartographic genre developed in Italy during the 15th and 16th centuries; the arrangement, content, and sources of Bordon's book; notes on particular maps of the book; and subsequent editions through the end of the 17th century
  • Includes a full collation of the 1528 edition; references to the 1528 edition in published bibliographies; and a short list of critical literature published on the subject of Bordon's atlas (see page XII)
  • Issued in green cloth boards, stamped in gold and black; erratum slip laid in.
Dimensions
37 cm (folio)
Extent
XII, [168] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in original publisher's binding as issued. Transferred to Special Collections from YRL stacks, 4/16.
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01746212
  • ucoclc1746212

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