The Mapping of the World: Early Printed World Maps 1472-1700

by

Write The First Customer Review

Look back to when the Americas were still the "New World", and mapmaking was still a fine art. Now available and in print at less than half its previous price, this oversized, painstakingly compiled classic collection of early printed maps from 1472 to 1700 portrays a revolution in progress. As explorers arrived in lands formerly unknown to Europe, and returned home with accounts of their travels, cartography changed to reflect new ideas. Over 600 examples in both color and black and white, range from the simple to the ...

The Mapping of the World: Early Printed World Maps, 1472-1700 1988, Hyperion Books

ISBN-13: 9780946323036

Unabridged

Hardcover

Select