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11 Coronelli .., La Description .. de la Moree..Negrepont….. 117

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Description: La Morée, La Description geographique et historique de la Moree reconquise par les Venitiens, du royaume de Negrepont…..

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Artist Coronelli (1650-1718)
Coronelli Vincenzo, (1650 – 1718) He was a cosmographer, geographer, biographer, encyclopedist, globe maker, inventor and an expert of engeneering and hydraulics. Extraordinarily versatile mind and an extremely tireless man, he produced more than 140 pieces in different genres. At the age of 15, he entered the Franciscan Order, which he then guided as Gran Generale from 1699. He became famous as geographer and mathematician, awakening the interest in these subjects in Italy at the end of the XVII century.
Title La Morée, La Description geographique et historique de la Moree reconquise par les Venitiens, du royaume de Negrepont…..
Year d 1686
Description
The beauiful atlas shows 55 maps, city maps and views of Morea and Greece.
This book combines two parts of books. Part one and part two. The first part “ La Morée“ „ Description Geographie et Historique de la Morée….“ Premier partie, has 164 pages with description excluding the maps. Part one also has 21pages of introduction and 2 pages showing the index.
The second part “ La Morée“ „ Description Geographie et Historique de la Morée….:“ Seconde partie, has 131 pages with description excluding the maps, plus 2 pages of index. The book has been issued with no title pages, first page of the book is the complete title: „ La Morée“ second page „ Description Geographie et Hostorique de la Morée Reconiquise par les venitiens, du Royaume de Negropont, et du d´autres lieu circonvoisinnss enrich de pluieurs plans & vies de place des meme Pais.Par le pere Coronelli, Cosmographe de la Republique de Venice. A Paris, chez Claude Barbien, au Palais, sur le seconde Perron de la Sainte Chapelle. M.DCLXXXVI, Avec Privilege du Roi.".( Maps:Morea,Korfu,Carnia,Cefalonia,Zante,Sparta ect.,City maps:Athen, Patras,Navarino,Modon,Coron,Calamata,Zarnata,Chilfa, Karfu ect.
Place of Publication Paris
Dimensions (cm) 18 x 11
Condition Very good
Coloring original colored
Technique Copper print
  • Number: 1011630
  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum







 
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