Geographia.

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Ptolemy, -- 2nd cent, Atlases -- Early works to 1800, Early maps -- Facsimiles, Geography, An
StatementEd. Sebastian Münster. Basle, 1540. With an introd. by R. A. Skelton.
SeriesTheatrum orbis terrarum; series of atlases in facsimile, 3d ser -- v. 5, Theatrum orbis terrarum -- v. 5.
ContributionsMünster, Sebastian, 1489-1552., Skelton, R. A. 1906-1970.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 195 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15066219M
LC Control Number67001236
OCLC/WorldCa2305923

The book opens with a two-part introduction that includes essays and topical maps grouped as "Planet Earth" and "People and Society," respectively. The core of book is an atlas containing maps arranged into eight world regions, each including entries for all independent 3/5(8).

Ina new edition of Ptolemy’s Geographia was published in Switzerland, the first complete Greek text published since the s. Copies of the book are now widely available for purchase such as the english translation by J.

Lennart Berggren and Alexander Jones (entitled Ptolemy’s “Geography”: An Annotated Translation of the Author: Rachel Quist. One of Ptolemy's three treatises is his Geographia. This too is a compilation of what was known about the world's geography in the Roman Empire during his time.

He relied somewhat on the work of an earlier geographer, Marinos of Tyre, and on gazetteers of the Roman and ancient Persian Empire.

Geographia Book 6 by Claudius Ptolemy ( Geographia. book. Introduction Ptolemy’s Geography is a treatise on cartography, the only book on that subject to have Geographia.

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The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. And a round earth played a central role in Ptolemy’s other important work, the Geographia. In the Almagest, Geographia. book laid out a map of the heavens.

In the Geographia, he laid out a map of the earth. Key to Ptolemy’s earth map was the notion of latitude and longitude — a handy coordinate system for locating points on a round surface. Claudius Ptolemaeus, known as Ptolemy, was a Greco-Roman citizen in Alexandria, Egypt, who lived between roughly and A.D.

A polymath of enormous repute with influences across the sciences, Ptolemy is identified varyingly as an astronomer, a mathematician, a geographer and.

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Genre/Form: Maps Road maps Street maps: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Index to streets with postal address. Description: 12 pages maps 19 cm +. / Mon – Thur: 9am – 5pm Fri: 9am – 2pm Sat / Sun: Closed. The Geography (Latin: Geographia, Cosmographia; Greek: Γεωγραφικὴ Ὑφήγησις Geographike Hyphegesis) is Ptolemy's main work besides the Almagest.

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Geographia (Book IV-VIII) Textgroup: tlg Author: Ptolemy 2nd cent Editor: Nobbe, Karl Friedrich August Language: Greek, Ancient (to ) Alt title: Claudii Ptolemaei geographia Tomus I Abbr title: Host title: Claudii Ptolemaei geographia, Tomus I Publisher: Sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii Place publ: Lipsiae Date.

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The text of the Geographia begins with a definition: "Geography is a representation in picture of the whole known world together with the phenomena which are contained therein" (Ptolemy25).