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Description of the Aegean and other islands : a fascimilie of the manuscript at the James Bell Ford Library, University ogf Minnesota / Cristoforo Buondelmonti ; copied, with supplemental material, by Henricus Martellus Germanus ; edited and translated by Evelyn Edson.

Author/Creator:
Buondelmonti, Cristoforo, approximately 1385-approximately 1430, author.
Publication:
New York : Italica Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 190 pages, [94] unnumbered and differently numbered pages of plates ; 29 cm.
Series:
Italica historical travel guides.
Historical travel
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Standardized Title:
Descriptio Arcipelagi et Cicladum Aliarumque Insularum. English
Subjects:
Buondelmonti, Cristoforo, approximately 1385-approximately 1430 -- Travel -- Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey).
Buondelmonti, Cristoforo, approximately 1385-approximately 1430.
Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Aegean Sea -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey) -- History -- Sources.
Aegean Sea -- History -- Sources.
Travel.
Europe -- Aegean Sea Region.
Mediterranean Region -- Aegean Islands.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
History.
Sources.
Summary:
"A facsimile, transcription and translation of the James Ford Bell Library (University of Minnesota) manuscript of Cristoforo Buondelmonti's "Descriptio Arcipelagi Et Cicladum Aliarumque Insularum" copied by Henricus Martellus Germanus"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Cercira/Corfu
Pachisos/Paxos
Lefkas/Leucata
Ithaca/Dulichias
Chephalonia
Iacinthus/Zante
Strophades
Sapientia
Cytharea
Sichilus/Antikythera
Creta
Carpathia/Scarpanta
Rhodes
Simia/Symi
Caristos/Chalcis
Piscopia/Diluphanos
Nicaros/Nisyros
Stimphalea/Astimphalia
Egasa/Therasia/Santorini
Sicandros/Sikinos
Policandros/Folegandros
Polimio
Melos
Siphanos/Sifnos
Serphino/Serifos
Thermia/Kythnos
Cea/Kea
Andros
Scopulus Caloierus
Tino
Michonos
Delos
Suda/Giaros/Syros
Paros
Antiparos/Olearos
Panaia
Naxos
Podia
Raclea and Chero/Iraklia and Keros
Nio/Ios
Anaphios/Namphi
Amorgos/Buport
Chinera and Levata/Kinaros and Levitha
Caloierum Scopulum/ scopulus of Choa
Choa/Lango/Kos
Calamos/Claros
Herro/Leros
Patmos
Dipsi/Lipsi
Crusie/Crusia
Icarea/Ikaria
Mandria
Agatusa and Pharmacus/Agathonsissi and Pharmako
Samos
Fourni/Donoussa
Psara
Chios
Lesbos
Tenedos
Gallipoli
Marmora
Colonimon/Calonimon
Scopuli Prinkipi
Constantinopolis
Lemnos/Stalimini
Embarus/Imbros
Mandrachi/Samothrace
Taxo/Thasos
Mount Athos/Mons Sanctus
Sanstrati
Limen
Dromos/Alonissos
Macris/Calchis
Schiati and Scopuli/Skopleos and Sciathos
Scopulus/S. Elyas
Schiros/Skyros
Euboea/Negroponte
Aegina
Cyprus
Corsica
Sardinia
Sicilia
Britania
Hibernia
Scotia.
Notes:
Includes text in Latin and English, and text in the Latin translated into the English.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Germanus, Henricus Martellus, transcriber.
Edson, Evelyn, editor, translator.
James Ford Bell Library, owner.
ISBN:
9781599103648
1599103648
OCLC:
999671671