Atlas by Ptolemaeus (Ptolemy) - Ruscelli, 1562.
Item Number: 21604
Phillips (Atlases), 372; Sabin (America) 66489; Adams H.M 2231; Nordenskiold, 2 217
First edition of G. Moleto's Latin re-translation after Bibibald Pirckheymer, including the two 'modern' world maps, with six maps relating to the Americas, two modern world maps and 19 maps relate to Asia.The plates are engraved by Sanuto for Ruscelli's La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo, 1561. . Very good copy.