Book/Printed Material Cosmographiae introductio : cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principiis ad eam rem necessariis : insuper quattuor Americi Vespucij nauigationes : vniuersalis cosmographiae descriptio tam in solido q[uam] plano, eis etiam insertis quae Ptholom[a]eo ignota a nuperis reperta sunt.

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Cosmographiae introductio : cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principiis ad eam rem necessariis : insuper quattuor Americi Vespucij nauigationes : vniuersalis cosmographiae descriptio tam in solido q[uam] plano, eis etiam insertis quae Ptholom[a]eo ignota a nuperis reperta sunt.
Contributor Names
Waldseemüller, Martin, 1470-1519.
Rodríguez, José María, 1870-1946, former owner.
Riviere & Son, binder.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Vrbs Deodate [St. Dié] : [Walter et Nikolaus Lud], Finitu[m] iiij. k[a]l[endas] Septe[m]bris anno supra sesquimillesimu[m] vij. [29 Aug. 1507]
Subject Headings
-  America--Discovery and exploration--Early works to 1800
-  America--Early accounts to 1600
-  America--Name
-  Geography--Early works to 1800
-  Early maps
-  Vespucci, Amerigo,--1451-1512
-  France--Saint-Dié
Notes
-  Designed to accompany Waldseemüller's globe and wall map of the world, on which the New World is called America.
-  "America" is suggested as name for the New World on sig. C1 recto and C3 verso.
-  Originally published earlier in the same year.
-  Signatures: A-B⁶ C-D⁴ ²A⁸ b-c⁴ d⁸ e-f⁴.
-  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 934
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Sabin 101019
-  Rosenwald 934
-  Thacher, II, p. 53 (Americana)
-  Kislak accession no.: 1985.003.00.0003.
Medium
[104] p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. (woodcuts) ; 21 cm. (4to)
Call Number/Physical Location
E125.V6 W15 1507a
Thacher A893b
E125.V6 W15 1507a Copy 2 Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. Riviere & Son binding. With the bookplate of José M. Rodriguez.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Rosenwald.0934
Library of Congress Control Number
65059195
Online Format
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Description
Designed to accompany Waldseemüller's globe and wall map of the world, on which the New World is called America. "America" is suggested as name for the New World on sig. C1 recto and C3 verso. Originally published earlier in the same year. Signatures: A-B⁶ C-D⁴ ²A⁸ b-c⁴ d⁸ e-f⁴. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 934 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Sabin 101019 Rosenwald 934 Thacher, II, p. 53 (Americana) Kislak accession no.: 1985.003.00.0003.
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Waldseemüller, Martin, José María Rodríguez, Binder Riviere & Son, Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, John Boyd Thacher Collection, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. Cosmographiae introductio: cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principiis ad eam rem necessariis: insuper quattuor Americi Vespucij nauigationes: vniuersalis cosmographiae descriptio tam in solido quam plano, eis etiam insertis quae Ptholomaeo ignota a nuperis reperta sunt. [Vrbs Deodate St. Dié: Walter et Nikolaus Lud, Finitum iiij. kalendas Septembris anno supra sesquimillesimum vij. 29 Aug, 1507] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/65059195/.

APA citation style:

Waldseemüller, M., Rodríguez, J. M., Riviere & Son, B., Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, John Boyd Thacher Collection & Jay I. Kislak Collection. (1507) Cosmographiae introductio: cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principiis ad eam rem necessariis: insuper quattuor Americi Vespucij nauigationes: vniuersalis cosmographiae descriptio tam in solido quam plano, eis etiam insertis quae Ptholomaeo ignota a nuperis reperta sunt. [Vrbs Deodate St. Dié: Walter et Nikolaus Lud, Finitum iiij. kalendas Septembris anno supra sesquimillesimum vij. 29 Aug] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/65059195/.

MLA citation style:

Waldseemüller, Martin, et al. Cosmographiae introductio: cum quibusdam geometriae ac astronomiae principiis ad eam rem necessariis: insuper quattuor Americi Vespucij nauigationes: vniuersalis cosmographiae descriptio tam in solido quam plano, eis etiam insertis quae Ptholomaeo ignota a nuperis reperta sunt. [Vrbs Deodate St. Dié: Walter et Nikolaus Lud, Finitum iiij. kalendas Septembris anno supra sesquimillesimum vij. 29 Aug, 1507] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/65059195/>.