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The Atlas of atlases : the map maker's vision of the world : atlases from the Cadbury Collection, Birmingham Central Library
AuthorAllen, Phillip
Marshall Editions Ltd.
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherHarry N. Abrams
Date1992Phys. Desc.1 atlas (160 p.) : color ill., color maps ; 32 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberG1025.A36 1992
The Atlas of atlases : the map maker's vision of the world : atlases from the Cadbury Collection, Birmingham Central Library by Phillip Allen.
"Editor, Gwen Rigby; assistant editor, Anthony Livesey; art director, David Fordham"--T.p. verso.
"Copyright 1992 Marshall Editions Developments Limited. ... a Marshall Edition"--T.p. verso.
Reduced reproductions of maps and ill. from atlases produced 1482-1897.
Includes indexes.
The classical and medieval tradition -- The era of exploration -- The dominance of the Dutch -- The age of empires -- The modern age.
Scales differ. ***Graphic resource
Subject(s)Maps--Facsimiles
Cartography--History
Atlases--History
Cadbury, William A. (William Adlington), 1867-1957--Map collections
Cadbury Collection (Birmingham Central Library)
Rec. TypeAtlasLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #51
ISBN0810939185LCCN92-9605OCLC25410481