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Antique maps > asia > southeast asia > Antique map of Southeast Asia by C. Ptolemeus - L. Fries
Tabula Undecima Asiae continet Indiam extra Gangem, & Synarum regionem. - C. Ptolemeus - L. Fries, 1541.
Ptolemaic map of Southeast Asia after Waldseemüller.
Title from verso.
Size: 28 x 31.5cm (11 x 12.2 inches)
Verso text: Latin
Condition Rating: A+
References: Karrow, 28/26.
From: Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini geographicae enarrationis libri octo. Lyon, M. Servetus, 1541. (Karrow, 288/G.3)
The editor of this edition, Michael Villanovus (better known as Servetus), was tried for heresy in 1553. He was burned at the stake, and at Calvin's orders, many copies of Servetus's books, including this one, followed him into the flames.
Item number: 22569
Price: 650 Euro
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