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Geographia

Ptolemy

Geographia

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Published by West of England P .
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Ina new edition of Ptolemy’s Geographia was published in Switzerland, the first complete Greek text published since the s. Copies of the book are now widely available for purchase such as the english translation by J. Lennart Berggren and Alexander Jones (entitled Ptolemy’s “Geography”: An Annotated Translation of the Author: Rachel Quist.

The book opens with a two-part introduction that includes essays and topical maps grouped as "Planet Earth" and "People and Society," respectively. The core of book is an atlas containing maps arranged into eight world regions, each including entries for all independent countries and dependencies with text, flag, and "fact file."3/5(8).

Introduction Ptolemy’s Geography is a treatise on cartography, the only book on that subject to have survived from classical antiquity. Like Geographia book writings on astronomy and optics, the Geography is a highly original work, and it had a profound influ- ence on the subsequent development of geographical Size: KB.

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This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

One of Ptolemy's three treatises is his Geographia. This too is a compilation of what was known about the world's geography in the Roman Empire during his time. He relied somewhat on the work of an earlier geographer, Marinos of Tyre, and on gazetteers of the Roman and ancient Persian Empire.

Geographia Book 6 by Claudius Ptolemy ( CE). Claudius Ptolemaeus, known as Ptolemy, was a Greco-Roman citizen in Alexandria, Egypt, who lived between roughly and A.D. A polymath of enormous repute with influences across the sciences, Ptolemy is identified varyingly as an astronomer, a mathematician, a geographer and cartographer.

Geographia book His most notable. And a round earth played a central role in Ptolemy’s other important work, the Geographia. In the Almagest, Ptolemy laid out Geographia book map of the heavens. In the Geographia, he laid out a map of the earth.

Key to Ptolemy’s earth map was the notion of latitude and longitude — a handy coordinate system for locating points on a round surface.

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Victor - book 1 part 2 - Duration:. Ptolemy's Geographia in digits. Article listed mainly in Book III, Chapter XII about Europe and Table X, but also in some other associated Chapters and Tables about Greece.

Storing digitally. The Geography (Latin: Geographia, Cosmographia; Greek: Γεωγραφικὴ Ὑφήγησις Geographike Hyphegesis) is Ptolemy's main work besides the Almagest. It is a treatise on cartography and a compilation of. Addeddate Bookplateleaf Call number b Camera Canon 5D Foldoutcount 0 Identifier claudiiptolemaei02ptol Identifier-ark ark://t3ws9fw3h.

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Geographia (Book IV-VIII) Textgroup: tlg Author: Ptolemy 2nd cent Editor: Nobbe, Karl Friedrich August Language: Greek, Ancient (to ) Alt title: Claudii Ptolemaei geographia Tomus I Abbr title: Host title: Claudii Ptolemaei geographia, Tomus I Publisher: Sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii Place publ: Lipsiae Date.

PTOLEMY'S GEOGRAPHIA - Books I & II. This translation of Books I & II of CLAUDIUS PTOLEMYS 'GEOGRAPHIA' and its accompanying analytical commentary was written in April and is the copyright of Louis Francis, who hereby asserts his rights to be identified as the author and translator of the work herein.

Claudii Ptolemaei Geographia, Volume 3 Claudii Ptolemaei Geographia, Karl Friedrich August Nobbe: Publisher: Sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii, Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Aug 9, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

GEOGRAPHIA IAS INSTITUTE. Ajay Raj Singh. Address: 92, First Floor, Near Kotak Mahindra bank, Main Market, Old Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi Phone: + | ++ Email: [email protected] Geography (from Greek γεωγραφία, geographia, lit. "earth description") is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of the Earth.

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Red cloth-covered boards, black titles to spine and front board, pages of maps including Underground railway map, pages of index, maps across end Edition: 2nd Edition.

basis of Ptolemy’s Geographia, a process which permits the pure cartographic exten-sion and enrichment of the project offering in addition insights from the relevant study of Geographia-born maps. Introduction Geographia is the fundamental Greek work of File Size: KB.

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The text of the Geographia begins with a definition: "Geography is a representation in picture of the whole known world together with the phenomena which are contained therein" (Ptolemy25). Cantabrigiæ: Ex Officina Joann.

Hayes, Sumptibus Henrici Dickinson, Second English edition the first was Wing V; Gray ; Honeyman Sale Catalogue Edges and hinges repaired; prelims a little foxed; a very good copy. Book ID: 8vo, contemporary panelled calf rebacked, raised bands.

Five folding plates. Newton’s first published work. Claudii Ptolemaei Geographia, Volume 2 Claudii Ptolemaei Geographia, Karl Friedrich August Nobbe: Author: Claudius Ptolemaeus: Editor: Karl Friedrich August Nobbe: Publisher: Sumptibus et typis Caroli Tauchnitii, Original from: Oxford University: Digitized: Aug 9, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

is not on 6o', as in Book VIII, but on 60o 30' which would correspond to Book IV of the "Geographia"; the number of points is larger than in Book VIII, but smaller than in Books II-VII. In general, the Canon corresponds more to Books II-VII than to Book VIII. I must revert here once more to Honigmann's explanation.

Already. About this Item: Published by "Geographia" Ltd. no date given[], London,very interesting map on cloth with overall size of 40 x cm, folded into 36 sections measuring approx 11 x 20 cm, no index, showing boundaries of postal districts with respective initials shown, original price 7/6.

First Edition thus, covers chipped and torn at edges, some wear at corners. Ptolemy's Geography The Science of the Earth's Surface Ptolemy, who gave Greek astronomy its final form in the second century A.D., did the same--and more--for geography and cartography.

a Latin translation of this text, with maps, proved a sensation in the world of the book. A best seller both in the age of luxurious manuscripts and in.

Geography (c. ) by Ptolemy. sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, Wikidata item. Also known as by its Latin names as the Geographia and the Cosmographia. Contents. 1 Book I; 2 Book II; 3 Book III; 4 Book IV; 5 Book V; 6 Book VI; 7 Book VII.

VII.v. First Projection; Second Projection.In his book Geographia he gave geographical positions (longitude and latitude) for some 7, cities, villages, peoples, mountains, rivers and other geographical landmarks.

The numbers he gives for geographical positions can be used as input data to create computer generated maps of the Antique world as Ptolemy saw it.