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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, [by] A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introd. 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, [by] A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introd. 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
[by] A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introd. by J.B. Post
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
atlas
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1832-1901
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nordenskiöld, A. E.
Dewey number
912/.1/526
Index
no index present
LC call number
G1025
LC item number
.N72 1973
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Early maps
  • Early maps
  • Cartography
  • Cartography
  • Early maps
Label
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, [by] A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introd. by J.B. Post
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The geographical 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
ocm00959764
Dimensions
41 cm
Extent
x, 141 pages
Isbn
9780486229645
Lccn
72083741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
51 plates, maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00959764
  • (OCoLC)00959764
Type of reproduction
not applicable
Label
Facsimile-atlas to the early history of cartography : with reproductions of the most important maps printed in the XV and XVI centuries, [by] A.E. Nordenskiöld. Translated from the Swedish original by Johan Adolf Ekelöf and Clements R. Markham. With a new introd. by J.B. Post
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
cartographic image
Content type code
  • cri
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The geographical 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
ocm00959764
Dimensions
41 cm
Extent
x, 141 pages
Isbn
9780486229645
Lccn
72083741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
51 plates, maps
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
atlas
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00959764
  • (OCoLC)00959764
Type of reproduction
not applicable

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