Tabu. nova Can.

Author
Ptolemy, active 2nd century [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
Argentoragi [i.e. Strasbourg] : Iohannes Grieningerus, 1525.
Description
  • (E 23°28ʹ00ʺ--E 26°12ʹ00ʺ/N 35°47ʹ00ʺ--N 34°41ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand colored ; 28 x 45 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Crete (Greece)MapsEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Related name
Library of Congress genre
Maps [Browse]
Notes
  • Map of Crete.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Includes names of places and natural features.
  • Descriptive text within ornamental borders on verso.
  • Appears in the author's Geographia, translated by Willibald Pirckheimer, with annotations by Joannes Regiomontanus. Argentoragi [i.e. Strasbourg] : Iohannes Grieningerus, communibus Iohannis Koberger impensis excudebat, anno a Christi Natiuitate 1525 tertio Kal[endas] Apriles.
Language note
Text in Latin.
Source acquisition
MAP copy: Gift of the Program in Hellenic Studies, with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund.
References
Zacharakis, C.G. Catalogue of printed maps of Greece (3rd ed.) 2790
Other format(s)
Available also through the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center website as a raster image.
Other title(s)
  • Tabula nova Candiae
  • Tabu. neoterica Cretae sive Candiae
In
Ptolemy, 2nd cent. Claudii Ptolemaei Geographicae enarrationis libri octo. Argentoragi [i.e. Strasbourg] : Iohannes Grieningerus, communibus Iohannis Koberger impensis excudebat, anno a Christi Natiuitate 1525 tertio Kal[endas] Apriles
OCLC
779962513
Other views
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