Dr Seuss Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | September 15, 2014

    Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



    There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

    spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

This title in other editions

Image of the World: 20 Centuries of World Maps

Image of the World: 20 Centuries of World Maps Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

From Bishop Isidore's simplistic T-O design for a world map through the elaborately decorated manuscript maps and printed maps of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to scientific maps showing the ocean floor, this book examines the history of world mapmaking through seventy outstanding individual examples and accompanying commentary.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and indexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764903649
Subtitle:
(20 centuries of world maps )
Publisher:
Pomegranate Artbooks in association with the British Library
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
Cartography
Series Volume:
no. 97/063
Publication Date:
1997 c 1994
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
viii, 144 p.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Geography » Mapping and Cartography
History and Social Science » World History » History Atlases

Image of the World: 20 Centuries of World Maps
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details viii, 144 p. pages Pomegranate Communications, Inc - English 9780764903649 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and indexes.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.