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Title
Tabula Asiae
Names
Ptolemy, active 2nd century (Author)
Pirckheimer, Willibald, 1470-1530 (Translator)
Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552 (Cartographer)
Collection

Geographia Vniversalis, Vetvs Et Nova, Complectens Clavdii Ptolemæi ... Enarrationis Libros VIII. Quorum primus noua translatione Pirckheimheri et accessione commentarioli illustrior quàm hactenus fuerit, redditus est ... Addita sung insuper Scholia ... Succedunt tabulæ Ptolemaicæ, opera Sebastiani Munsteri nouo paratæ modo. His adiectæ sunt plurimæ nouæ tabulæ ... Vltimo annexum est compendium geographicæ descriptionis ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1542
Place: Basileæ [Basel (Switzerland)]
Publisher: Apvd Henricvm Petrvm
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1542 (Ptolemaeus, C. Geographia Vniversalis, Vetvs Et Nova)
Topics
Atlases
Early maps
Geography
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "The second edition of Münster's Ptolemy, reprinted from the edition of 1540, without alteration or addition."--Sabin 66486.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36484066
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14363999
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ef1006f0-c604-012f-72b2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1542: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tabula Asiae" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1542. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6afda48a-8b25-3c6a-e040-e00a18066c59

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tabula Asiae" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6afda48a-8b25-3c6a-e040-e00a18066c59

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1542). Tabula Asiae Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6afda48a-8b25-3c6a-e040-e00a18066c59

Wikipedia Citation

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Tabula Asiae