The Resource A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge, (microform)

A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge, (microform)

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A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge
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A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge
Title variation
Della descrittione dell'Africa
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Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
15481
Citation source
STC (2nd ed.)
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approximately 1492-approximately 1550
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1572-1636
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pory, John
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Africa
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A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge, (microform)
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Publication
Note
  • A translation of: Della descrittione dell'Africa
  • Printer's name from STC
  • "Iohn Leo his first booke of the description of Africa" (caption title) begins new pagination and register
  • An imprint variant of STC 15481.5
  • Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
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safety base undetermined
Color
black and white
Control code
Umceeb99844139
Dimensions
35mm.
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silver halide
Extent
[8], 60; 420 p., folded plate
Form of item
microfilm
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  • service copy
  • first generation master
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cl0036000008
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Microfilm.
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microfilm reel
Label
A geographical historie of Africa, written in Arabicke and Italian by Iohn Leo a More, borne in Granada, and brought vp in Barbarie. Wherein he hath at large described, not onely the qualities, situations, and true distances of the regions, cities, townes, mountaines, riuers, and other places throughout all the north and principall partes of Africa; but also the descents and families of their kings ... gathered partly out of his owne diligent obseruations, and partly out of the ancient records and chronicles of the Arabians and Mores. Before which, out of the best ancient and moderne writers, is prefixed a generall description of Africa, and also a particular treatise of all the maine lands and isles vndescribed by Iohn Leo. ... Translated and collected by Iohn Pory, lately of Goneuill and Caius College in Cambridge, (microform)
Publication
Note
  • A translation of: Della descrittione dell'Africa
  • Printer's name from STC
  • "Iohn Leo his first booke of the description of Africa" (caption title) begins new pagination and register
  • An imprint variant of STC 15481.5
  • Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Color
black and white
Control code
Umceeb99844139
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
[8], 60; 420 p., folded plate
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
  • service copy
  • first generation master
Other physical details
map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0036000008
Positive negative aspect
  • positive
  • negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
||
ReductionRatioRange
reduction rate varies
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel

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