The most beautiful codex of the Ptolemaic cosmography. An exceptionally rich and rare work.
Original, on vellum paper, preserved at the Bibliothèque nationale de France. 15th Century.
600 pages, each 267 x 145 mm.
A true gem with gold leaf in very beautiful allegorical miniatures and intricate world maps bordered by sumptuous ornate scrolling in the framed-surround style.
Awarded the National Prize 2006. Spanish Ministry of Culture. Best Books Published in 2005. Category: Facsimile Books.
Hand-crafted binding in delicate red velvet with clasps. Accompanied by a volume of studies and a superb case.
Limited edition of 898 numbered copies with notarial certificate.
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