File:Gossuin de Metz - L'image du monde - BNF Fr. 574 fo42 - miniature.jpg

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English: Illustration of the spherical earth in a medieval manuscript. The figure shows two men walking around the spherical earth, one going to the East and the other to the West, and meeting on the opposite side.[1] 14th century copy of a 12th century original
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Gossuin de Metz - L'image du monde, BNF Fr. 574 folio 42
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  1. O. H. Prior, ed., L'image du monde de maitre Gossuin, (Lausanne & Paris: Librarie Payot & Cie, 1913), pp. 93-4.

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current23:19, 24 June 2007Thumbnail for version as of 23:19, 24 June 2007180 × 348 (44 KB)Leinad-Z~commonswikislightly larger version
22:43, 22 March 2007Thumbnail for version as of 22:43, 22 March 2007166 × 323 (41 KB)GDKIllustration of the sperical earth in a medieval manuscript 14th century copy of a 12th century original excerpt from Image:Gossuin de Metz - L'image du monde - BNF Fr. 574 fo42.jpg Source: Gossuin de Metz - L'image du monde, BNF Fr. 574 folio 42

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