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Petri Apiani Cosmographia

Collection Data

Names
Apian, Peter, 1495-1552 (Author)
Gemma, Frisius, 1508-1555 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1539
Place: Antuerpiæ [Antwerp, Netherlands]
Publisher: Væneunt Arnoldo Berckmãno
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB 1539 (Apianus, P. Petri Apiani Cosmographia)
Topics
Cosmography
Astronomy--Early works to 1800
Toy and movable books--Specimens
Astronomy, Practical, 1539
America -- Early accounts to 1600
Geography
Notes
Citation/reference: Ortroy: Apian, 30
Colophon: Absolutum Antuerpię per Aegidium Coppenium, cura & impensis Arnoldi Berckman ... 1539.
Diagrams with volvelles on f. xb, xiiib, xxixa and xlvb.
"Libellvs De Locorvm Describendorvm ratione" and "Vsvs Annvli Astronomici" by Gemma Phrysius, f. xlviib-lxa.
Physical Description
Extent: Lxi f., 1 l. incl. diagrs. illus. (incl. maps) 24 cm. (4to.)
With slightly inked blind impressions on f.[lxii]b.
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14360110
Other local Identifier: 28737127
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 99267890-90d4-0131-4244-58d385a7bbd0
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