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MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 2132386
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Turquoise cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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MERCATOR THE MAN WHO MAPPED THE PLANET
Written by Nicholas Crane.
Stock no. 1818557
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A vivid biography of the man who created the first modern map of the world. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0297646656.

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MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 1318486
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Turquoise cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Small, light mark to spine. Slipcase is slightly worn at corners.

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MAPPING ENGLAND
Written by Simon Foxell.
Stock no. 1816508
Published by Black Dog Publishing. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Work from cartographers, military strategists, government officials and fine artists culminate in a complete look at where mapping England originated, and the ways it has evolved over the years in response to changing notions of nationhood, security and cultural identity. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 271 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906155513. Edges of boards bumped, rear board scuffed.

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VISIONS OF THE WORLD A HISTORY OF MAPS
Written by Jeremy Black.
Stock no. 2125898
Published by Mitchell Beazley. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1840008342. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges; a little edge-creasing.

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