Treatises in Latin, written in a single hand throughout, with points of compass in Dutch. The first part contains a Tractatus geographicus, a treatise of geography, hydrography, longitude and distance, including diagrams of points of compass, projections, calculations of distance, and a table of the longitude and latitude of German towns. The second part contains a treatise on harmonics.
Treatises on geography and harmonics
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8987
- Dates of Creationmid-17th century
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 volume
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Former title of collection Tractatus Geographicus: Treatises on geography and harmonics
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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The treatises originated from the library of Brent Gration-Maxfield.