Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598
Title:
Abrahami Ortelii Antverpiani Synonymia geographica, sive Populorum, regionum, insularum, urbium, opidorum, montium, promontoriorum, silvarum, pontium, marium, sinuum, lacuum, paludum, fluviorum, fontium, &c. variae pro auctorum traditionibus, saeculorum intervallis, gentiúmque idiomatis & migrationibus, appellationes & nomina : opus non tantùm geographis, sed etiam historiae & poëseos studiosis vtile ac necessarium.
Alternate Title(s):
Synonymia geographica
Published / Created:
Antverpiae : Ex officina Christophori Plantini, architypographi regij, MDLXXVIII [1578]
Physical Description:
[8], 417, [3] pages ; 23 cm (4to)
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Later editions published as: Thesaurus geographicus.
Subject Terms:
Names, Geographical -- Early works to 1800. | Geography -- Early works to 1800. | Taylor, Thomas R. -- Bookplate. | Henderson, William -- Autograph.
Contributors:
Plantin, Christophe, approximately 1520-1589, printer, publisher.