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The Resource Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introduction by J.B. Post

Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introduction by J.B. Post

Label
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries
Title
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography
Title remainder
with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries
Statement of responsibility
A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introduction by J.B. Post
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1832-1901
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nordenskiöld, A. E.
Index
no index present
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
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  • Early maps
  • Early maps
  • Cartography
Label
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introduction by J.B. Post
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The geogrpahical atlas of Ptolemy -- Editions of Ptolemy's geography -- Pseuo-editions of Ptolemy: Ptolemy's errors and merits -- Ancient, not Ptolemaic maps -- Extension of Ptolemy's Oikumene towards the north and north-west -- The first maps of the New World, and of the newly discovered parts of Africa and Asia -- Terrestrial globes from the 15th and the first part of the 16th century -- Map-projections -- The end of the early period of cartography, 1520-1550 -- The transition to, and the beginning of the modern period: Jacopo Gastaldi, Philip Apianus, Abraham Ortelius, Gerard Mercator
Control code
FIEb17091007
Dimensions
41 cm.
Extent
x, 141 pages
Isbn
9780486229645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • z
Other physical details
51 plates, maps
System control number
  • ocm00959764
  • (OCoLC)1080718168
Label
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introduction by J.B. Post
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The geogrpahical atlas of Ptolemy -- Editions of Ptolemy's geography -- Pseuo-editions of Ptolemy: Ptolemy's errors and merits -- Ancient, not Ptolemaic maps -- Extension of Ptolemy's Oikumene towards the north and north-west -- The first maps of the New World, and of the newly discovered parts of Africa and Asia -- Terrestrial globes from the 15th and the first part of the 16th century -- Map-projections -- The end of the early period of cartography, 1520-1550 -- The transition to, and the beginning of the modern period: Jacopo Gastaldi, Philip Apianus, Abraham Ortelius, Gerard Mercator
Control code
FIEb17091007
Dimensions
41 cm.
Extent
x, 141 pages
Isbn
9780486229645
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • z
Other physical details
51 plates, maps
System control number
  • ocm00959764
  • (OCoLC)1080718168

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