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Title page of a chronicle by A. Guagnini
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Alexander Guagnini
Sarmatiae Europeae descriptio, quae Regnum Poloniae, Lituaniam, Samogitiam... complectitur
[Cracoviae]: typis Matthiae Wirzbietae, [1578].
[5], 79, [2], 33, [1], 13, [1], 9, [1], 47, 10, [8] p.


A chronicle entitled A Description of Sarmatian Europe, by the Italian, Alexander Guagnini (1538-1614), who had served in the Lithuanian army. It contains information about the history, geography, religion, traditions etc. of the countries of Eastern Europe, Lithuania among them.
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Keywords: book history collection Vilnius Lithuania University Library Alexander Guagnini A Description of Sarmatian Europe chronicle
Copyright: Vilnius University Library
Date: 1578
Place: Vilnius
Country: Lithuania

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