Ptolemaei Tabulae Cosmographicae - 2001

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Ptolemaei Tabulae Cosmographicae - 2001
Art, Astronomy, Cartography, Illustrated, Reference works, Topography, Travels - Quantity: 2 - Limited edition, Numbered edition, tipped in plates, With slipcase - Book

PTOLEMAEI TABULAE COSMOGRAPHICAE facsimile 1486 – Studio e Traduzione, curatore Sante Bartolami. Special edition for the Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara 2001. Editorial Planeta De Agostini S.A. Printed in Spain. Two large volumes (40 cm), pp. 400 circa, with beautiful maps and drop caps on special paper, Latin text on 2 columns. Introduction and translation (second volume) by Fabio Orpianesi and Nada Tomain. Coordination of the work by Alberto Rocci. Bound in a silk library slipcase, with gold lettering and decorations on the fronts. Anastatic facsimile reprint Opera 1486, limited edition, copy no. 1888/2999 guaranteed by a special notarial certificate and document printed on parchment in a special envelope. Subjects of Geographic Maps, Astronomy, Cosmology. Beautifully preserved copy.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Art, Astronomy, Cartography, Illustrated, Reference works, Topography, Travels
Book Title
Ptolemaei Tabulae Cosmographicae
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
2001
Edition
Numbered edition
Language
Italian
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Edizione speciale per l'Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Limited edition, Numbered edition, tipped in plates, With slipcase
Number of pages
400
Dimensions
41×30 cm
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