EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Aphricae tabula III

Author(s)
Description
Relief shown pictorially. Text within border on verso: Aegyptum, Marmaricam et Cyrenaicam, continet haec tertia Africæ tabula ... From "Ptolemy's Geographia edited by Sebastian Münster (Basle, 1540, 1545, 1550, 1552). Woodcut, with place names printed from metal type." "Mountains are overlapping cones, shaded on the west." - Skelton. Decorative printed maps. p. 40. see pl. 5 at end.
Publisher
[Basle : Sebastian Münster, 1540?]
Place(s)
Africa, North
Subject(s)
Africa, North—Maps
Held by
Princeton
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