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Creator:
Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1519.
Title(s):

Die Weltkarten Waldseemüllers (Ilacomilus) 1507 & 1516 = The world maps of Waldseemüller (Ilacomilus) 1507 & 1516 / J. Fischer und F. v. Wieser.

Additional Title(s):

World maps of Waldseemüller (Ilacomilus) 1507 & 1516

Published/Created:
Innsbruck : Verlag der Wagner'schen Universitäts-Buchhandlung, 1903.
Physical Description:
2 maps on 24 sheets ; 127 x 230 cm., sheets 44 x 62 cm. or smaller and 122 x 227 cm., sheets 45 x 62 cm. or smaller, in portfolio 64 x 54 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process Folio B 2015 9 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process Folio B 2015 9 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:15,000,000 at equator] -- Ptolemy's second proj. -- (W 180°--E 180°/N 90°--S 50°). and Scale [ca. 1:15,000,000 at equator] -- Mercator proj. -- (W 180°--E 180°/N 90°--S 50°).
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Title from title sheet.
Includes text and ill.
Accompanied by publisher's advertisement: Facsimiles of the recently discovered Waldseemuller maps of 1507 and 1516. 6 p. : col. ill. ; 52 cm.
Original version of the 1507 map: Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii aliorū que lustrationes. [St. Dié, France? : s.n., 1507].
Original version of the 1516 map: Carta marina, navigatoria Portugallen, navigationes atque tocius cogniti orbis terre marisque formam naturamq[u]e situs et terminos nostris temporibus recognitos et ab antiquorum traditione differentes eciam quor[um] vetusti non meminerunt auctores hec generaliter indicat / consumatum est in oppido S. Deodati compositione et digestione Martini Waldseemuller Ilacomili. [St. Dié, France? : s.n., 1516].
Subject Terms:
World maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles.
World maps.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
Facsimiles.
Contributors:
Fischer, Joseph, 1858-1944.
Wieser, Franz, Ritter von, 1848-1923.
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