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OML Barcode 7324
Title: Registrum huius operis libri cronicarum...["Liber cronicarum] ["THE NUREMBERG CHRONICLE"]
Description: Referred to as the Nuremberg Chronicle after the German city in which it was published, this lavishly illustrated atlas is widely regarded as one of the outstanding examples of early printing. Through the books mixed use of woodcut illustrations and Latin text, the reader is offered a history of the world up until the discovery of the Americas. Notable highlights include biblical and royal family trees, city views, and a world map encompassing Europe, Africa, the Indian subcontinent and parts of Asia. Published in 1493, this atlas was printed without reference to Columbus's 1492 geographic discoveries.
Verified Date: 1493
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Comments: 0620 was a fold out which was artificially resized into flip book at a larger than original scale in order to preserve l,r,l,r nature of book.
Barcode: 7324
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