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The present copy is in an abnormally well preserved joining; this new impressions of your own dishes are clear and black

Leonardo de Argensola (1562-1631) are regal chaplain and rector out-of Villahermosa; his functions might have been recognized to have their wisdom and you can appeal of fashion; it absolutely was interpreted into the English, French and you can German

It must be indexed that copies from inside the modern-day binding, since this you to definitely, inevitably are of varying states and you may versions, and are generally and and/or without certain actually leaves.

Chapel nos. 178; 180; 182; 184; 187; 189; 192; 194; 195; 196; 198; 199. Earl out of Crawford, Bib. Lindesiana , Coll. Notes, no. step 3, pp. 3-47.

ARGENSOLA, BARTOLOME LEONARDO De. Conquistas de las Islas Malucas. 5 departs, 411 (misnumb. 407) pp. That have engraved title page by P. Perret (closely hairless, which have loss of engraver’s term). Quick folio. Contemp. mottled calf (rebacked). On the library regarding Sir Charles Killigrew (1655-1725), together with his signature on first page along with armorial bookplate and signature from Joseph Harford, dated 1780. Madrid, Alonso Martin, 1609.

Basic version out-of a book starting with early voyages from discovery by the Foreign-language and you will Portuguese, the brand new English while the Dutch and you will as well as Magellan’s and Sir Francis Drake’s voyages. They sale in more detail for the reputation of the fresh new conquest of the fresh Moluccas and you can surrounding isles, and their sheer record along with the words, fashion and you may tradition of your own residents.

ROSACCIO, GIUSEPPE. Discorso. Nel quale au moment ou tratta breuemente della Nobilita, Eccellenza della Terra rispetto Cieli, altri Elementi. twelve leaves. With engraved portrait of the writer, of the Luigi Rosaccio, and you may a two fold folio chart of these two hemispheres, etched by the Alovisio Rosaccio. Small folio. Three quarter vellum. Florence, Volcmar Tedesco (c. 1610).

A little known work embodying a geography of world-wide scope, including up-to-date information on the comparatively recent discovery of the American continent. Among the accounts of various expeditions, the book includes (on leaf C 2v .) a detailed reference to Sir Francis Drake’s famous circumnavigation of 1577-1580 when he made his passage through the Strait of Magellan with the aim of exploring the South Sea. The author mentions Drake’s stay with the friendly California Indians, his return voyage via the Molucca Islands, where he negotiated the important agreements for English trade with the Spice Islands, and his arrival at Plymouth in 1580. Following the Drake account is a reference to the later circumnavigation of Thomas Cavendish (Tomaso Gdiz), made in 1586-1588.

Giuseppe Rosaccio (c

The book contains an interesting planisphere map, with the two facing orbs above a small Ptolemy world map, engraved by Alovisio Rosaccio. The left hemisphere shows the New World, with the Pacific Ocean as far as New Guinea, and Tierra del Fuego as an integral part of the otherwise unknown Southern continent; the right globe: Europe, Asia, Africa, with Japan to the extreme right, and the Southern continent (Terra Incognita) continued across the entire bottom of the map. In the center of the map are a portrait vignette of the young Duke Cosimo II de Medici (to whom the book is dedicated) and the Medici arms. As Rosaccio states himself (leaf C 2v .) this map is an improved version of another planisphere map which he published in 1597, bearing the same title and with the data on America newly made public added to it.

1530-1620), a physician and cosmographer, published a number of geographical works, among them an edition of Ptolemy in 1598, which he mentions in the present work (leaf C 2v .) and for which he became widely known. The Discorso is Rosaccio’s last work.

Sabin 73194 (suggesting new day regarding 1615); Liruti, Notizie delle vite ed opere scritte weil letterati del Friuli , IV, 166-169. Almagia, ”Un bonne planisfero di Giuseppe Rosaccio,” in: Rivista Geogr. Italiana , 1924.

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