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By: Giovanni Antonio Magini
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany
Date: 1597 (circa)
Condition Code: A
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Color: hand color
Size: 4.4 x 4.3 inches
11.2 x 11.0 cm
An uncommon diagram showing twelve named windheads around a contemporary terrestrial projection of the earth. This was included in Magini's edition of Ptolemy's Geographia, first published in 1597. On a full sheet of Latin text measuring 7.7 x 11.2".
Condition Description: A dark impression on a bright sheet of watermarked paper with light, marginal soiling.