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Trading Territories: Mapping the Early Modern World.

By: BROTTON, Jerry.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY:, Cornell University Press, (1998).: 1998

Seller ID: BL2027

ISBN: 0801434998


First U.S. edition. 8vo. 208 pp. Illustrations (9 in color), index. Blue cloth, black stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0801434998 First Edition. View more info

The Story of Maps.

By: BROWN, Lloyd A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York:, Dover, (1979).: 1979

Seller ID: S7458

ISBN: 0486238733


8vo. xix, 397 pp. Maps, illus., bibliog., index. Pictorial wrappers; spine creased, else fine. Facsimile of the 1949 edition of this classic work on the history of maps. ISBN: 0486238733 View more info

Mapping the Cosmos.

By: CHANCE, Jane; R.O. WELLS, Jr. (eds.).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Houston:, Rice University Press, (1985).: 1985

Seller ID: S11578

ISBN: 0892632585


8vo. viii, 175 pp. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed. Very good. ISBN: 0892632585 View more info

The Discovery of the World: Maps of the Earth and the Cosmos from the David M. Stewart Collection.

By: David M. Stewart Museum.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Canada:, The Museum, 1985.: 1985

Seller ID: BL1183

ISBN: 096909518X


8vo. 87 pp. Illustrations (many in color), index. Black cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. Rare in cloth. ISBN: 096909518X View more info

Cartography; a review and guide for the construction and use of maps and charts.

By: DEETZ, Charles H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, Government Printing Office, 1943.: 1943

Seller ID: S5935


At head of title: U.S. Department of Commerce, Coast and Geodetic Survey, Special Publication No. 205. SECOND EDITION, revised, 1943. 8vo. 226 pp. 89 figs., tables, bibliog., index, 15 folding maps. Original printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

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Mapping the World: Maps and Their History.

By: HARRIS, Nathaniel.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: San Diego:, Thunder Bay, (2002).: 2002

Seller ID: BL1220

ISBN: 1571455760


FIRST EDITION. 4to. 304 pp. Color photos and illustrations, index. Pictorial boards, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. ISBN: 1571455760 First Edition. View more info

Panoramic Maps of Anglo-American Cities, a checklist of maps in the collections of the Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

By: HEBERT, John R.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington:, Library of Congress, 1974.: 1974

Seller ID: BL3294

ISBN: 0844401145


Oblong 24 cm. v, 118 pp. Illus., index. Pictorial printed wrappers; rubbed edges with slightly crinkled cover. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0844401145 View more info

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Mapping the Renaissance World. The Geographical Imagination in the Age of Discovery. Translated By David Fausett. Foreword by Stephen Greenblatt.

By: LESTRINGANT, Frank.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles:, University of California Press, (1994).: 1994

Seller ID: S12648

ISBN: 0520088719


8vo. xvii, 197 pp. 19 illus., index. Cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. ISBN: 0520088719 This book focuses on the work of the great sixteenth-century traveler and map-maker Andre Thevet. View more info

The Cartography of North America 15000-1800.

By: PORTINARO, Pierluigi; Franco KNIRSCH.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York):, Crescent, (1987).: 1987

Seller ID: BL3353

ISBN: 0517030799


4to. 319 pp. Profusely illus., mostly color, index. Silver-stamped blue cloth, dust-jacket. Burndy Library bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0517030799 View more info

Traite de Topographie, d'Arpentage et de Nivellement.

By: PUISSANT, L[ouis] (1769-1843).

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Paris:, Mme. Ve. Courcier, 1820.: 1820

Seller ID: S9056


Second edition. 4to. (252 x 197 mm) xxvi, [2], 412, [42] pp. 9 engraved plates, 42 pages of tables. Original quarter brown calf over marbled boards, gilt-stamped spine bands, gilt-stamped red calf spine title label; light wear to covers, corners bumped. Minor pencil signature and ink stamp on title-page. Very good. Second, enlarged edition. This very crisp, fine copy of Puissant's work contains all the original folding engraved plates as well as extensive metric tables and scales. This French mathematician and geographer, best remembered for his invention of a new map projection. Puissant was... View more info

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American Maps and Mapmakers: Commercial Cartography in the Nineteenth Century.

By: RISTOW, Walter W.

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Detroit:, Wayne State University Press, 1985.: 1985

Seller ID: BL1277

ISBN: 0814317685


FIRST EDITION. Oblong 8vo. 488 pp. Illustrations, index. Brown cloth, black stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket a bit worn, else fine. Burndy bookplate. ISBN: 0814317685 First Edition. View more info

Making Space: Revisioning the World, 1475-1600.

By: SHORT, John Rennie.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Syracuse:, Syracuse University Press, (2004).: 2004

Seller ID: BL2100

ISBN: 0815630239


FIRST EDITION. Series: Space, Place, and Society. 8vo. xvi, 185 pp. Illustrations, index. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0815630239 First Edition. View more info

The Vinland Map and the Tartar Relation. With a Foreword by Alexander O. Vietor.

By: SKELTON, R.A., Thomas E MARSTON, & George D. PAINTER.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New Haven and London:, Yale University Press, 1965.: 1965

Seller ID: BL2595


FIRST EDITION. 4to. xii, 291 pp. 19 plates, 10 figs., indexes. Red paper boards, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket; jacket worn with tears. Very good. First Edition. View more info

Maps of the Heavens.

By: SNYDER, George Sergeant.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, Abbeville Press, (1984).: 1984

Seller ID: BL2428

ISBN: 0896594564


FIRST EDITION. Folio. (38 x 31 cm). 144 pp. Frontis., 75 plates (many in color). Blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover illustration and spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0896594564 First Edition. View more info

The Terraqueous Globe: The History of Geography and Cartography. Papers Read at a Clark Library Seminar, April 27, 1968.

By: Thrower, Norman J.W.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, 1969.: 1969

Seller ID: BL2435


8vo. iv, 80 pp. 5 plates. Printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Near fine. With: Clarence J. Glacken, On Chateaubriand's Journey from Paris to Jerusalem, 1806-07. View more info

Proceedings of the Vinland Map Conference.

By: WASHBURN, Wilcomb E. (editor).

Price: $5.00

Publisher: (Chicago):, University of Chicago Press, (1971).: 1971

Seller ID: BL3612

ISBN: 0226873943


Studies in the History of Discoveries, The Monograph Series of the Society for the History of Discoveries. 4to. 185 pp. Illustrations, bibliography. Quarter gilt-stamped maroon cloth spine over blind stamped blue boards, dust-jacket; corner bumped, jacket spine head small tear away. Burndy bookplate. Very good. ISBN: 0226873943 View more info

The Mapmakers. Revised Edition.

By: WILFORD, John Noble.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.: 2000

Seller ID: BL2335

ISBN: 0375409297


8vo. (xiv), 508 pp. 10 illustrations, 40 maps, index. Quarter brown paper with creme paper boards, silver stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0375409297 View more info

The Mapmakers.

By: WILFORD, John Noble.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A. Knopf, 1981.: 1981

Seller ID: S6462


Fourth printing. 242 x 170 mm. 8vo. xi, 414 pp. Maps, figs., bibliog., index. Brown cloth-backed tan boards, printed dust jacket; jacket worn. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info

The Westminster Historical Atlas to the Bible. . . .With an introductory article by William Foxwell Albright.

By: WRIGHT, George Ernest (1909-1974) & Floyd Vivian FILSON [eds.].

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, Westminster Press, 1946.: 1946

Seller ID: LV1827


Series: Westminster Aids to the Study of the Scriptures. Printed at the Lakeside Press. Folio. 114 pp. 77 figures, index. Yellow-stamped navy blue cloth; extremities lightly rubbed. Ownership signature of Alan Johnson. Very good. View more info