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The Resource Ptolemy's Cosmographia

Ptolemy's Cosmographia

Label
Ptolemy's Cosmographia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from cover of facsimile
  • Imprint from t.p. of commentary
  • Translation of: Claudii Ptolemaei Cosmographia
  • "Essay by Paul E. Cohen"--T.p. verso of commentary
  • In this copy of the Bologna Ptolemy, the orig. printed maps have been hand-colored; the volume's text and maps also include annotations made by former owners
  • "One hundred fifty numbered copies of the 1477 Bologna Ptolemy were printed for private distribution. The design and print production is by Jerry Kelly. Photography by Andrew Smart, A.C. Cooper. David Block oversaw the project, at the direction of the publisher."--Colophon (p. [12]) of commentary
  • Issued in case, with separate English language commentary text: Ptolemy's Cosmographia : a facsimile of the first atlas, Bologna 1477 (half title: The 1477 Bologna Ptolemy)
Accompanying material
1 pamphlet ([12] p. ; 43 cm.).
Dimensions
44 cm. +
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 80/150. In slipcase. Gift of W.R. Berkley (the owner of the original and the publisher), 2010.
Other physical details
ill. (col.), facsims., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)462115511
  • ucoclc462115511
Label
Ptolemy's Cosmographia
Publication
Note
  • Title from cover of facsimile
  • Imprint from t.p. of commentary
  • Translation of: Claudii Ptolemaei Cosmographia
  • "Essay by Paul E. Cohen"--T.p. verso of commentary
  • In this copy of the Bologna Ptolemy, the orig. printed maps have been hand-colored; the volume's text and maps also include annotations made by former owners
  • "One hundred fifty numbered copies of the 1477 Bologna Ptolemy were printed for private distribution. The design and print production is by Jerry Kelly. Photography by Andrew Smart, A.C. Cooper. David Block oversaw the project, at the direction of the publisher."--Colophon (p. [12]) of commentary
  • Issued in case, with separate English language commentary text: Ptolemy's Cosmographia : a facsimile of the first atlas, Bologna 1477 (half title: The 1477 Bologna Ptolemy)
Accompanying material
1 pamphlet ([12] p. ; 43 cm.).
Dimensions
44 cm. +
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no. 80/150. In slipcase. Gift of W.R. Berkley (the owner of the original and the publisher), 2010.
Other physical details
ill. (col.), facsims., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)462115511
  • ucoclc462115511

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