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subject : Eurasia--Maps--Early works to 1800.
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Prime meridian: Isle de Fer.; From an unidentified edition of Histoire Generale Des Voyages, Ou Nouvelle Collection De Toutes Les Relations De Voyages Par Mer Et Par Terre; From L'Histoire general des voyages "Tom. VII, No. 8."; Shows all of Europe, and the northern parts of Africa and Asia.
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772. (creator)
[17--?]
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Map of the ancient world covering Europe, North Africa, Middle East and most of Asia in Mercator's revised style of Ptolemy's Geographia. The map is surrounded by a decorative border with twelve named wind heads. Some relief is shown pictorially.; Probably [map 1] from: Tabulae Geographicae Cl. Ptolomaei ad mentem autoris restitutae & emendatae / per Gerhardum Mercatorem. Coloniae Agrippinae [Germany] : Typus Godefridi Kempensis, anno Virginei Partus 1578.
[Typus Godefridi Kempensis, anno Virginei Partus 1578] (publisher)
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594. (creator)
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594.; Ptolemy, active 2nd century.; Ptolemy, active 2nd century. (contributor)
1578
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