By: DE MEDINA, Pedro LAMB, Ursula, trans. and intro.
University of Chicago Press, 1972,:
Seller ID: 33146
DE MEDINA, Pedro. A Navigator's Universe : The Libro de Cosmographia of 1538. Translated and with an introduction by Ursula Lamb. (Chicago): Publishedfor the Newberry Library by The University of Chicago Press, (1972). Pp 22 4. 4to, blue spine with white boards. A facsimile reproduction and translation of a cosmographical text integrating the new navigational knowledge gained in voyages to the New World with contemporary understanding of the stellar universe and of the land and waters of the earth's surface. Slightly rubbed, tiny inkstamp, else vg. 50.00 View More...