Kitabi bahriye Piri Reis

Title:
Kitabi bahriye Piri Reis
Library:
Ayasofya Library
Language:
Arabic, Turkish
City:
ISTANBUL
Shelf Mark:
no. 2612
Alternate Names:
The Book of Navigation -- The Book of Sea Lore
Origin:
Turkey
Dimensions:
217 fols. -- 18 x 12 cm.
Date Description:
1521-1525
Author:
Piri Reis, d. 1554(?)
Content:
a treatise on geography and navigation
Hand:
Diwani script
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
maps
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection G 460 .P66 1935 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
monochrome (beginning page shows gold ornamentation)
Series:
Türk Tarihi Aras.tirma Kurumu yayinlarindan, 2
Publication Date:
1935
Place of Publication:
Istanbul, Turkey
Publisher:
Devlet Pasimevi
Type of Text:
geographical, secular, travel literature, vernacular