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Title

La cosmographie uniuerselle, contenant la situation de toutes les parties du monde, auec leurs proprietez & apartenances : La description des pays & regions d'iceluy. ... / Par Sebast. Monstere..

Author
Other titles
  • Cosmographia. French (Middle French)
  • Cosmographie vniverselle, contenant la situation de toutes les parties du monde, auec leurs proprietez & apartenances
Published
  • [Basel] : Laquelle a este acheuée d'imprimer, aux despens de Henry Pierre en l'an de grace mille cinq centz & soixante huict
Physical description
[36], 1402, [2] p., 14 double leaves of plates : ill., coats of arms, genealogical tables, maps, plans, ports ; fol.
Notes
  • Numerous errors in pagination.
  • Detailed pagination: [36], 153 [i.e. 237], 236-549, 560-744, 751-1402, [2] p.
  • Detailed signatures are complex. There are numerous missigned leaves; gathering AAa is reserved for a folded view (p. 821-[824]) and final leaf (YYyy8) blank.
  • There are 3 folding views: the first found between pages 584 and 589 is numbered 585-588 with the first leaf signed Ccc3; the second between pages 742 and 751 has the first two pages numbered 743 and 744 with the first leaf signed Rrr2; the third between pages 820 and 825 has the first two pages numbered 821-822 with the first leaf signed AAa.
  • Translation of: "Cosmographia. B[e]schreibu[n]g aller Lender". 1544. First published in French, 1552.
  • Imprint from colophon: " ... laquelle a este acheuée d'imprimer, aux despens de Henry Pierre, en l'an de grace mille cinq centz & soixante huict."
  • There is another issue with variant spellings on the title page: "appartenances" and "diceluy".
  • Title page illustrated: two geometricians measuring a globe.
  • Includes index.
Subject
Other names
Genre
  • Illustrated
Language
  • French, Middle (ca. 1300-1600)
  • Translation from German
Direct Link
http://copac.jisc.ac.uk/id/6720422?style=html&title=La%20cosmographie%20uniuerselle%2C%20contenant%20la%20situation
Format
  • Printed

Held At

  1. Oxford University Printed Information about Oxford University

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