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mapmaker"s art

Edward Lynam

mapmaker"s art

essays on the history of maps.

by Edward Lynam

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Batchworth Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Cartography -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith a foreword by Sir Thomas Kendrick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGA791 .L92
      The Physical Object
      Pagination140 p.
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6130401M
      LC Control Number53001121
      OCLC/WorldCa1285371

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      Get this from a library! The mapmaker's art: an illustrated history of cartography. [John Goss] -- By taking a historical perspective, Goss is able to show how such important cartographers as Ptolemy, Mercator, Ortelius, and Jefferys artistically reflected the geographical learning of their own. The mapmakers Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on October 1, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:

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