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Creator:
Maximilian, of Transylvania, active 1522.
Title(s):

De Moluccis insulis : itemq[ue] alijs pluribus mira[n]dis, quae nouissima Castellanorum nauigatio Sereniss. Imperatoris Caroli. V. auspicio suscepta, nuper inuenit / Maximiliani Transyluani ad Reuerendiss. Cardinalem Saltzburgensem epistola lectu perquam iucunda.

Additional Title(s):

De Molvccis insulis

Published/Created:
Coloniae : In aedibus Eucharij Ceruicorni, Anno uirginei partus. MDXXIII mense Ianuario [1523]
Physical Description:
[32] pages ; 15 cm (8vo)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G420.M2 M39 1523
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Imprint from colophon on leaf B7v.
Signatures: A-B⁸ (B8 blank).
Title within decorative woodcut rule-border.
Bibliotheca Americana: catalogue of the John Carter Brown Library in Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, pre-1675, vol. 1, p. 88
Church, E.D. Catalogue of books relating to the discovery and early history of North and South America, entry 51
European Americana, entry 523/7
Harrisse, H. Bibliotheca americana vetustissima, entry 122
Medina, J.T. Biblioteca hispano-americana (1493-1810), entry 68
Moraes, R.B. de. Bibliographia brasiliana (1983 edition), p. 546-547
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, entry 47038
Short-title catalogue of books printed in the German-speaking countries and German books printed in other countries from 1455 to 1600 now in the British Museum, p. 603
Title surrounded by illustrative border, with the word "Charites" (in Greek letters) at lower left.
Text in italics, except the initial capital letters which are in roman.
BAC: British Art Center copy in bound in 19th-century gilt-tooled red morocco, by Francis Bedford; marbled end-papers; gilt edges.
Subject Terms:
Indonesia -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Magalhães, Fernão de, -1521.
Maluku (Indonedia) -- Discovery and exploration -- Early works to 1800.
Maluku (Indonesia) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Voyages and travels -- 16th century -- Early works to 1800.
Voyages around the world -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Woodcuts -- 1523.
Contributors:
Cervicornus, Eucharius, active 1516-1547, publisher, printer.
Bedford, Francis, 1799-1883, binder.
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