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Historiale description de l'Afrique, tier ce partie du monde [electronic resource] : contenant ses royaumes, regions, viles [sic], citez, chateaus & fortresses : iles, fleuves, animaus, tant aquatiques, que terrestres : coutumes, loix, religion et façon de faire des habitans, avec pourtraits de leurs habis : ensemble autres choses memorables & singulieres nouveautez: / Escrite de nôtre temps par Jean Leon, African ; premierement en langue arabesque, puis en toscane, et à present mise en françois.

Author/Creator:
Leo, Africanus, approximately 1492-approximately 1550.
Publication:
En Anvers : De l'imprimerie de Christophle Plantin, 1556.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([16], 412, [24] leaves) : ill.
Series:
Early European books.
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Subjects:
Africa -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Africa -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Printers' devices (Printing) -- Belgium -- Antwerp -- 16th century.
Place of Publication:
Belgium Antwerp.
Language:
Translation by Jean Temporal of the Italian version of Leo which first appeared in Ramusio's 'Viaggi'. Cf. Wellcome Library catalog.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
"Auec priuilege."
Printer's device on t.p. and verso of last leaf; initials; printed marginalia.
Includes index.
Reproduction of original in: The Wellcome Library (London England).
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : ProQuest, 2012 Mode of access: World Wide Web. Available to subscribing institutions. s2012 miun o
Cited in:
Wellcome cat. of printed books, 3728
Contributor:
Temporal, Jean, translator.
Plantin, Christophe, approximately 1520-1589, printer.
OCLC:
877825271
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.