Tavola Nuova della Marca Trivigiana
Place Published: Venice
Date Published: 1574
Description: Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 7" x 9.75".
Comments: Beautiful early map of northeastern Italy from Lake Garda to the Gulf of Venice, showing waterways and marshes. Includes Venice. From Ruscelli's Italian translation of Ptolemy's "Geographia", "La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo". 1/16" light purple stain around edges. Girolamo Ruscelli (c. 1504-1566) was a Venetian editor, cartographer and physician known best for his publication of Ptolemy's Geographia.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 207938