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image of A Historia dos Descobrimentos Portugueses

A Historia dos Descobrimentos Portugueses

by Peres, Damia

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Published
1983
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Porto, Portugal: Vertente, 1983. Hardcover. 454p, image blind stamped to front of dark green boards, illustrated, small residual label to gutter of front free endpaper, else in very good condition, in Portuguese language. The third edition, from 1983.
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image of The Comprehensive Universal Atlas World Map Drawn by Chinese in the Qing Dynasty / Qing dai guo ren hui ke de shi jie di tu

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Beijing: Zhongguo da bai ke quan shu chu ban she, 2002. Hardcover. 171p., very good hardcover, in a slipcase together with two 4x4 foot folded maps. Text mostly in Chinese with an English introduction.
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£62.32
image of The Oldest Maps of the Netherlands An illustrated and annotated carto-bibliography of the 16th century maps of the XVII Provinces

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Utrecht, Netherlands: HES & De Graa, 1987. Hardcover. 230p., dark green boards, illustrated with maps, in very good condition. Dust jacket shows wear to edges, fading along spine.
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£8.80
image of Land and Government of Muscovy: A Sixteenth-Century Account

Land and Government of Muscovy: A Sixteenth-Century Account

by Staden, Heinrich von, Thomas Esper, editor

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Published
1967
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Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1967. Hardcover. xxiii, 142p.,cloth boards, map illustrated endpapers, illustrated. Very good in like jacket.
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The Portuguese Pioneers

by Prestage, Edgar

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Published
1966
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London: Adam & Charles Black, 1966. Hardcover. xiv, 351p., illustrated over blue boards with gilt decorated blind stamped to front cover. Previous owners' names and dates scribbled on first blank page, top edge is inked, side and bottom edges somewhat toned. faded and worn dust jacket. Originally published in 1933, this reprint from 1966.
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The Journey of Maps and Images on the Silk Road

by Forêt, Philippeand Andres Kaplony (eds)

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Published
2008
ISBN
9789004171657
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Boston: Brill, 2008. xxxi, 243p.,Very good in glossy illustrated boards. illustrated with a fold out color plate iluustrated on both sides in rear of book. Brill's Inner Asian Library Volume 21. From the rear cover: "This volume covers new ground on the diffusion and transmission of geographical knowledge that occurred at critical junctures in the long history of the… Read more
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image of The Hereford Map: A Transcription and Translation of the Legends with Commentary

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Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2001. Hardcover. lvii, 476p., hardcover, color illustrations, in very good condition. Terrarum Orbis No. 1. Detailed discussion of the Hereford Map, a depiction of the inhabited world drawn around 1300, one of the largest surviving medieval mappamundi.
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Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers: Supplement

by Tooley, R.V., compiler

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Published
1985
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9780845117033
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Hertfordshire, England: Map Collector Publications, 1985. Hardcover. x, 116p., cloth-covered boards with gilt titles, 7x10.25 inches, illus., very good condition in like unclipped dj.
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image of Lisbon in the Renaissance: a new translation of the Urbis Olisiponis descriptio

Lisbon in the Renaissance: a new translation of the Urbis Olisiponis descriptio

by de Góis, Damião; Jeffrey S. Ruth

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Published
1996
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9780934977364
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New York: Ithaca Press, 1996. Paperback. xlvi, 76., illustrated cover wrap, illustrations, maps, in very good condition.
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image of Cartographical Innovations: An International Handbook of Mapping Terms to 1900

Cartographical Innovations: An International Handbook of Mapping Terms to 1900

by Wallis, Helen [Editor]; Robinson, Arthur H. [Editor]

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780906430040
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£22.00

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London: Map Collector Publications, Ltd, 1987. Hardcover. xx, 353, green boards, illustrated, in very good condition. Dust jacket is somewhat edgeworn.
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image of Les Plans de Paris: des origines (1493) à la fin du XVIIIe siècle

Les Plans de Paris: des origines (1493) à la fin du XVIIIe siècle

by Boutier, Jean; with the collaboration of Jean-Yves Sarazin and Marine Sibille

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Published
2002
ISBN
9782717722307
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Paris: Bibliothèque National de France, 2002. Hardcover. 430p., cloth-covered boards, 8.5x11.5 inches, illus., maps, very good condition in like dj. Text in French.
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image of The Strabo Illustratus Atlas, 1545-1571: A unique sixtenth century composite atlas from the House of Bertelli in Venice

The Strabo Illustratus Atlas, 1545-1571: A unique sixtenth century composite atlas from the House of Bertelli in Venice

by Meurer, Peter H.; edited by Paul Haas, Stephen Haas, Didier Le Bail and Friedrich Weissert

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Published
2004
ISBN
9783000136252
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£73.32

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Bedburg-Hau, Germany: Antiquariat Gebr. Haas OHG, 2004. Hardcover. 206p., cloth-covered boards, 9.5x13 inches, profusely illus., one corner of boards lightly worn else very good condition. No dj.
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image of Cabot to Cartier: Sources for a Historical Ethnography of Northeastern North America 1497-1550

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1961. Hardcover. xii, 287pp., illustrated with maps, good in a shelf & edge worn blue dj faded along the spine. From the dust jacket flap: "This study was prepared in an attempt to clarify seemingly contradictory interpretations of the early history of the discovery of North America, as well as to survey the early… Read more
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image of Cartier to Frontenac: Geographical Discovery in the Interior of North America in Its Historical Relations, 1534-1700

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New York: Cooper Square Publishers, 1970. Hardcover. viii, 379, illustrated. brown boards, pages 174 and 175 had some sort of sticker glued to both pages at gutter at one time, leading to smudging/obscuring ot text. A reader has reconstitued some of the words with pen. Overall, about good condition. Originally published in 1894.
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image of Atlas de Shanghai: Espaces et représentations de 1849 à nos jours (Collection Asie orientale) (French Language Edition)

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Paris: CNRS Editions, 1999. Paperback. 183 pages, 10.5x7.5 inches, illustrated wraps, illustrated with maps and drawings of Shanghai, very good condition.
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image of Ying-Yai Sheng-Lan: The Overall Survey of the Ocean's Shores (1433)

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London: Cambridge University Press, 1970. Hardcover. 393 pages, illustrated, includes a large fold out map of Asia placed in rare flap in a special pocket, very good condition, illustrated dj, gilt title in Chinese characters on cover blue board and English along the spine. eyewitness accounts of interpreter and navigator in the 15th Century who sailed on the ship… Read more
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£91.65
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Intrepid Itinerant: Manuel Godinho and his journey from India to Portugal in 1663

by Godinho, Manuel; edited with an introduction and notes by John Correia-Afonso; translated by Vitalio Lobo and John Correia-Afonso

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Published
1990
ISBN
9780195625493
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Bombay: Oxford University Press, 1990. Hardcover. xi, 251p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x9 inches, map endpapers, very good condition in like dj.
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image of Mandalay and Other Cities of the Past in Burma

Mandalay and Other Cities of the Past in Burma

by O'Connor, V.C. Scott

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Published
1986
ISBN
9789748495170
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Bangkok: White Lotus Co, 1986. Hardcover. xx, 435p., cloth-covered boards, illus., frontis., five fold-out maps, pen notation on free front endpaper, ownership stamp on half-title else very good in a worn unclipped dj with some interior, inexpert tape reinforcement. Facsimile reprint of a work originally published in 1907.
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The Map Collector, 1980-1996

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Published
1996
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Hertfordshire, England: Map Collector Publications, 1996. Magazine. Various pagination, 33 issues of this monthly, glossy covers and heavily illustrated with photos, maps and drawings, issues present are beginning in 1980 Nos. 13, 14, 18, 21, 23, 26, 26-32, 35-38, 40-48, 56, 57, 64, 70-74.
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The Janissaries

by Goodwin, Godfrey

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Published
1994
ISBN
9780863560491
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£18.33

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London: Saqi Books, 1994. Hardcover. 288p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, map front endpapers, illus., edges lightly foxed else very good first edition in unclipped dj. The Janassaries were the army of the Ottoman Empire in the 15th and 16th centuries.
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