De chorographia libri tres (Latin Edition) (Latin) Paperback – January 1, by Pomponius. Mela (Author) › Visit Amazon's Pomponius. Mela Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Author: Pomponius. Mela. Pomponius Mela, (flourished 43 ce, Tingentera, Baetica [Roman Spain]), author of the only ancient treatise on geography in classical Latin, De situ orbis (“A Description of the World”), also known as De chorographia (“Concerning Chorography”). Written about 43 or 44 ce, it remained influential until the beginning of the age of exploration, 13 centuries later. The Description of the World (Chorographia), written by Pomponius Mela, was last translated into English over years ago, and is the earliest surviving geographical work in Latin. Although first published at the height of the Roman Empire, in roughly 44 C.E., Pomponius Mela's work circulated during Europe's great Age of Exploration. His description is in the form of a voyage around the. De chorographia. English: Alternate title: The vvorke of Pomponius Mela. the cosmographer, concerninge the situation of the world wherein euery parte, is deuided by it selfe in most perfect manner, as appeareth in the table at the ende of the booke.
Chorography definition is - the art of describing or mapping a region or district. How to use chorography in a sentence. Did You Know? Pomponii Melae [Pomponius Mela] De Chorographia Libri Tres Recognovit Carolus Frick. Editio Stereotypa Editionis Primae (Mdccclxxx) Aucta Conspectu Librorum Commentationum Disputationum. by Mela;, Pomponius; Frick, Carolus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at POMPONIUS MELA (fl. 43 A.D.) DE CHOROGRAPHIA Liber Primus: Liber Secundus: Liber Tertius. The Miscellany: The Latin Library: The Classics Page. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Vol. have note: Obra premiada no Congresso Internacional de Geographiia e Estastistica, reunido em Paris em
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mela, Pomponius. De chorographia libri tres. Stutgardiae, In aedibus B.G. Teubneri, (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Chorographia Sacra Brabantiae was an essential source of information on the history of monasteries, cloisters and abbeys in Brabant. Even more so now many of them have disappeared or have undergone significant alterations. Roman geographer Pomponius Mela (1st century AD), in his ‘ Chorographia’ Book I, 9, 56, describes the temples as having “innumerable paths” which “cause great perplexity both because of their continual winding and because of their porticoes which often reverse their direction.”Author: Joanna Gillan.