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L'Isole piu famose del Mondo

Written by Tommaso Porcacchi (Italian, 1530–1585)
Title page and maps engraved by Girolamo Porro (Italian, 1520–1604)
Printed by Giorgio Angelieri
Published by Simon Galignani , Venice
Dedicated to Conte Giorgio Triultio (Italian)
Published in:
Printed book with engraved frontispiece and maps.
Overall: 11 7/8 x 8 1/16 x 7/8 in. (30.1 x 20.5 x 2.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: Harry Walter Cholmsky, pasted paper bookplate, inside front cover
William Gedney Beatty (American); Harry Walter Cholmky; Donor: Bequest of William Gedney Beatty (American)
Adams, P-1905; Alden/Landis, 576/35; Cicognara, 2084 (1572); Graese, V, 414 (1572); JCB, I:2, 263-4; Phillips, 167; Sabin, 64149; Shirley, 127-28
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