Valesiae charta prior et VI nova tabula / [Sebastian Münster] ; [drawn by Johannes Schalbetter].

Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Basel] : [Henrichum Petrum], [1545]
Description
  • Scale not given (E 6°46ʹ00ʺ--E 8°28ʹ00ʺ/N 46°39ʹ00ʺ--N 45°51ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : woodcut ; 26 x 35 cm

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Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Oriented with south at the top.
  • Text in cartouche, upper center: "Exhibemus tibi, amice lector, Valesiæ descriptionem, antea à nemine euulgatam, quæ uallis est oblonga, altißimis conclusa montibus, irrigata Rhodani decursu ...".
  • On verso: Latin text within illustrated border depicting seven men with scientific instruments. Text has heading "Valesiae". Below text: number "34".
OCLC
1420102362
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