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Bod-Inc: P-445

Portolano per Tutti i Navichanti [Italian]


Analysis of Content

a2r [Da Mosto, Alvise]: Portolano per tutti i navichanti. Le navigazioni atlantiche del veneziano Alvise da Mosto, ed. T. Gasparrini Leporace, Il nuovo Ramusio, 5 (Rome, 1966), 127-262; Navigare e descrivere. Isolari e portolani del Museo Correr di Venezia XV‑XVIII secolo, ed. C. Tonini and P. Lucchi (Venice, 2001), 91-5 no. 16; on authorship see DBI XXXII 369-73, at 372.


Imprint: Venice: Bernardinus Rizus, Novariensis, 6 Nov. 1490. 4°.


Collation: a–e8 f6 A–D8 E4.

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ip00945000

Hain: HCR 13302;

Goff: Goff P‑945;

BMC: BMC V 402;

Proctor: Pr 4957;

Others: Sheppard 4077.

LCN: 13985101


Copy number: P-445(1)

Wanting the blank leaves a1 and A1.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library, with sprinkled red- and blue-edged leaves and marbled pastedowns.

Size: 205 × 145 × 15 mm.

Size of leaf: 200 × 132 mm.

Provenance: Purchased for £3. 3. 0; see Books Purchased (1840), 25.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.24.

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