Cosmographia (Tr: Jacobus Angelus. Ed: Nicolaus Germanus). Registrum. De locis ac mirabilibus mundi.

Accession number: 
PML 17
Author: 
Ptolemy, active 2nd century.
Published: 
Rome : Petrus de Turre, 4 Nov. 1490.
Description: 
(fol.)
Notes: 

27 copper-engraved maps.

Binding: 
A brown leather gilt-tooled fanfare binding circa 1580, previously thought to have been bound for Mary Queen of Scots, with her monogram and that of her first husband François II. A remboîtage probably made in the 18th-century.
Variant Title: 

De locis ac mirabilibus mundi

Provenance: 
From the libraries of Charles Spencer, Earl of Sunderland and Sir Hercules Read.
Classification: 
Century: 
Department: