Ruscelli’s Map of North Africa

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Title

Ruscelli’s Map of North Africa

Mapmaker(s)

RUSCELLI, Girolamo

Publisher

VALGRISI, Vincenzo

Place of publication

Venice

Date of publication

1561

Printed Area Measurements

19 x 26.5 cm

Colour

black and white

Full Description

Copper engraving, 19 x 26.5 cm, Italian text on verso. Ruscelli’s map of North Africa, following Gastaldi, was first issued in his edition of Ptolemy’s Geographia printed by Valgrisi in 1561.