Maps and Map-Makers

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Maps and Map-Makers
Author:
  • R. V. Tooley
Brand: Brand: Batsford Ltd
Edition: 6th
Feature:
  • Used Book in Good Condition
ISBN: 0713413956
Label: Batsford Ltd
Languages:
  • English (Published)
  • English (Original Language)
  • English (Unknown)
Manufacturer: Batsford Ltd
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 140
Package Dimensions: 9.76 x 7.48 x 1.02 inches 1.9 pounds
Publication Date: 1978-03-28
Publisher: Batsford Ltd
Studio: Batsford Ltd
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Information on principal map-makers and publishers is given from the earliest times to the 19th century combining an appreciation of the popular decorative side of early maps with historical and bibliographical notes. The book, which is a guide for students and collectors, is organized in national schools covering the whole world. Related specialist texts are cited for further study. The author was one of London's leading antiquarian map dealers and booksellers. He also compiled "English Books With Coloured Plates 1790-1860", a bibliography.