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Early Atlases and How They Shaped the World: Examples from the Bell Library

Bibliography



Books consulted

Berggren, J. L.  Ptolemy's Geography: An Annotated Translation of the Theoretical Chapters.  Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000. Wilson Library GA881.1 .B47 2000

Brown, Lloyd A. The Story of Maps.  Boston: Little, Brown, 1949. Wilson Library Borchert GA201 .B76 1949

Crane, Nicholas.  Mercator: The Man Who Mapped the Planet. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2002. Wilson Library Borchert GA923.5.M5 C73x 2002b

Thrower, Norman J. W., ed.  The Compleat Plattmaker: Essays on Chart, Map and Globe Making in England in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries.  Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978. Wilson Library Borchert GA791 .C65

Thrower, Norman J. W.  Maps and Civilization: Cartography in Culture and Society.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. Wilson Library Borchert GA201 .T47 2007

Tooley, Ronald V.  Maps and Map-Makers.  London: B.T. Batsford Ltd., 1987. Wilson Library Borchert GA201 .T6 1987

Wolter, John A, ed.  Images of the World: The Atlas Through History.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 1997. Wilson Library Quarto GA300 .I42 1997

Articles consulted

Akerman, James R.  "The Structuring of Political Territory in Early Printed Atlases."  Imago Mundi, 47 (1995), 138-154.

Baynton-Williams, Ashley.  "The ‘Atlas Maritimus’."  MapForum.Com 1(6). http://www.mapforum.com/06/6issue.htm

Cross, W. Redmond.  "Dutch Cartographers of the Seventeenth Century."  Geographical Review, 6 (1918), 66-70.

"Development of the Printed Atlas. Part 2: Ptolemaic Atlases."  MapForum.Com 1(2). http://www.mapforum.com/02/ptolemy1.htm

Lapaine, Miljenko.  Cartography & Geoinformation,  7 (2008), 42-53.

Mosley, Adam.  “Vincenzo Maria Coronelli’s Atlante Veneto and the Diagrammatic Tradition of Cosmography.”  Journal for the History of Astronomy, 42 (2011), 27-53.

 

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