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Geographia universalis the present state of the whole world : giving an account of the several religions, customs, and riches of each people ... by P. Duval

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Published by Printed by H. Clark, for F. Pearse, and are to be sold by Benjamin Cox ... in London .
Written in English


  • Geography -- Early works to 1800.

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Other titlesPresent state of the whole world
Statementwritten originally at the command of the French king, for the use of the Dauphin, by the Sieur Duval ... ; and made English, by Ferrand Spence.
ContributionsSpence, Ferrand., Leveson-Gower, John, Sir, 1675-1709 (bookplate), Sutherland, George Granville Leveson-Gower, Duke of, 1758-1833 (association), Sutherland, George Granville William Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duke of, 1828-1892 (bookplate)
The Physical Object
Pagination[20], 298, 353-482 (i.e. 428), [3] p. (p. [429] advertisement)
Number of Pages482
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19507427M

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Contents. The Geography consists of three sections, divided among 8 books. Book I is a treatise on cartography, describing the methods used to assemble and arrange Ptolemy's Book II through the beginning of Book VII, a gazetteer provides longitude and latitude values for the world known to the ancient Romans (the "ecumene"). The rest of Book VII provides details on three projections. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Geographia Universalis Pars Prior. Par P. Du Val. 11 plates of coats of arms. Text in German. Book contains 11 Coats of Arms from African and Asian countries. Title page, pages + date: The Cosmographia ("Cosmography") by Sebastian Münster (–) from is the earliest German-language description of the world.. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French (translated by François de Belleforest), Italian, English, and last German edition was published in , long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful.

Item Details. A folio of Geographia Universalis: Uetus et Nova Complectens Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini enarrationis libros VIII by Caludius Ptolemaeus (better known as Ptolemy, Egyptian, CE), the second edition edited by Sebastian Münster (German, ). Translated from Greek into Latin by Willibald Pirckheimer (German, ) and published by Heinrich Petri (Henricum. A Universalis e-book contains the Liturgy of the Hours and the readings at Mass for every day in a given period. You can get Universalis e-books in both ePub and Kindle format. The ePub format is the industry standard; the Kindle format is used only by the Amazon Kindle e-readers and apps. *title page from the Italian edition*; *closer view*; *picture of Munster* *title page from the German edition* *title page of the first book, from the German edition of *; *a detail* *title page of Book V, German edition of * *title page from the last edition, * Sebastian Münster () was a German cartographer, cosmographer, and Hebrew scholar whose Cosmographia. Universalis e-books (Kindle) You can make your own e-book or buy a ready-made one. In the long run it is cheaper if you make your own, but ready-made e-books are quicker and simpler to buy. Buying ready-made e-books from Amazon. We sell selected e-books in Kindle format directly through Amazon. They cover a full year of readings at Mass, or.

  Ptolemy, geography, book 6: Middle East, Central and North Asia, China , Reichert in Multiple languages zzzz. Not in Library. Die Geographie des Ptolemaeus, Galliae, Germania, Raetia, Noricum, Pannoniae, Illyricum, Italia Geographia universalis vetus et nova complectens Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini enarrationis. , apud Henricum. Cosmographiae universalis Lib. VI. by MUNSTER, Sebastian (). and a great selection of related books, Münster is best known for two books, the Geographia, an edition of Claudius Ptolemy?s geographical text, first published in , and the Cosmographia, a modern compendium describing both heaven and earth, first published in “Geographia universalis vetus et nova Enarrationis libros VIII / quorum primus nova translatione Pirckheimheri & accessione commentarioli illustrior ”, de Claudio Ptolomeo. ☑️ Basileae, per Henricum Petrum, ☑️ 1h, 3h. (Astronomicae), 6 h. (Index), 18 h (última en blanco), pgs (de la a la Apendix geographica), 48 mapas a doble página muy bien coloreados. Get this from a library! Geographia universalis = The present state of the whole world: giving an account of the several religions, customs and riches of each people, the strength and government of each polity and state with other particulars necessary to the understanding history, and the interest of princes. [P Duval].