Asia polyglotta : linguarum genealogiam, cum literis, scribendique modis, exhibens

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Title:
Asia polyglotta : linguarum genealogiam, cum literis, scribendique modis, exhibens
Creator:
Hensel, Dorn
Date:
1741
Description:
Hand-colored engraved map identifying the distribution of languages of the world, particularly Asia. It includes charts of Hebrew, Syriac, Perso-Arabic, Armenian and Palmyrene scripts. Engraving by Sebastian Dorn after Gottfried Hensel. From Synopsis universae philologiae by Gottfried Hensel, published Norimbergae : in commissis apvd heredes Homannianos.
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Language and languages
Geographic Subject:
Asia--Maps
Language:
Latin
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 07 v2, cofc-war-print07-v2-019
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Expression 10000 XL, 600 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital image copyright 2011, The College of Charleston Libraries. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.