GEOGRAPHES DE LA RENAISSANCE ET LA COSMOGRAPHIE

(Bruxelles: Travaux de l’Institut pour l’etude de la Renaissance et de l’Humanisme, 1970).

RARE OFFPRINT AND AN AUTHOR’S PRESENTATION COPY TO A REVERED FELLOW AUTHOR. This pamphlet discusses Apianus’ Cosmographia and its influence on the Renaissance world-view. The cover bears Morrison’s signature and a note (“Good for Apian”) in his hand; the title-page bears a personal inscription (in French) by the author. Item #14117

First Edition Offprint, Author’s Presentation Copy. FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF SAMUEL ELIOT MORISON, with his signature and notations. 8vo , in original printed paper wraps. 29. A bright and well-preserved copy with little evidence of age.

Price: $150.00