Cosmographia title page, 1564

Cosmographia title page, 1564

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Caption: Cosmographia title page, 1564 (Antwerp) edition. This work on astronomy was originally published in 1524 by the German astronomer Petrus Apianus (1495-1552). It was reprinted 30 times in 14 languages, and remained popular until the end of the 16th century. The artwork shows a globe marked with the horizon and a central meridian. The Latin text and Roman numerals give the title of the book, the author name and details, and the year and location of publication.

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