3 edition of Printed maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, 1482-1601 found in the catalog.
Printed maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, 1482-1601
William B. Ginsberg
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||William B. Ginsberg.|
|Genre||Maps, Early works to 1800.|
|LC Classifications||GA951 .G55 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 214 p. :|
|Number of Pages||214|
|ISBN 10||0978790006, 0978790014|
|ISBN 10||9780978790004, 9780978790011|
|LC Control Number||2007271670|
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Arctic Ocean: Exploring and Mapping the Seafloor by William Graves & John B. Garver, Jr. (editors) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Beyond the Arctic Circle the aurora borealis tangoes across the night sky, in Stockholm tangled streets beg to be explored, and a wild weekend runtour in Reykjavík will leave you thirsting for more. Start your Scandinavian adventure among the pages of this guide. Covers - Iceland, Faroe Islands, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Tallinn, St. Petersburg and Denmark.5/5(1).
Nicolaus Germanus' spectacular version of Ptolemy's eight map of Europe, covering today's Russia, Eastern Europe and Scandinavia. Very rare. From the second edition of the celebrated Ulm Ptolemy of , which was the first atlas printed outside Italy and the first atlas illustrated with woodcut maps. An Uncommon Sebastian Munster Woodcut Map Of Scandinavia. The Map Covers Scandinavia From Iceland To Germany And From Edinburgh, Scotland, To (Roughly) The Modern Day Russian Border. It Includes The Modern Day Nations Of Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Scotland, Latvia And Estonia, As Well As Both The Baltic Sea And The North Sea.
Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic,the first scholarly cartobibliography of the far north, presents a thorough and systematic survey of the woodblock and copperplate map of the region is described in an illustrated entry that discusses the cartographer, publishing history, and cartography of the map.
Get this from a library. Printed maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, [William B Ginsberg]. Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, Italian journalist and historian Andrea di Robilant recounts his chance introduction to Nicolo Zeno’s book and map describing two of his ancestors’ voyages to Iceland and North America in the s.
He then narrates his own subsequent journey to Iceland, Greenland, and the Faeroe. Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, William B. Ginsberg. Sample Pages. Each of the samples, available as a PDF file, can be viewed by clicking on the [Download PDF] link.
Septentrionalium Press has published three works dedicated to maps of Norway and Scandinavia: Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, (November ), Maps and Mapping of Norway, (September ), and Sea Charts of Norway, (October ). Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the ArcticNew York, Septentrionalium Press,pp.
and p. Limit of Permanent Polar Sea Ice Ottawa: Canadian Ice Service Jan Literature: W.B. Ginsberg “Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic – ” En fig.P. Bur Lainema – Nurminen “UltimaThule – Arktiska Upptäcktsfärder.
berg, Scandia: Important Early Maps of the Northern Regions & Maps and Charts of Norway (New York: American-Scandinavian Founda-tion, ); William B. Ginsburg, Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, – (New York: Septentrionalium Press, ); and Ulla Ehrensvärd, The History of the Nordic Map: From Myths to Reality.
Literature: W.B. Ginsberg “Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic – ” Entry 1, illustrated fig.1,5, Arne I. Hoem “Norge på gamle kart” no.8, Mingroot-Ermen no.4, Bramsen nob, CampbellNasjonalbiblioteket «Kompassrosen Orientering. Scandinavia is a region in Northern Europe, comprising of the Scandinavian Peninsula, several smaller islands and archipelago.
The region is bisected by the Arctic circle. The term Scandinavia usually refers to the countries of Norway, Finland, Sweden and Denmark.
Sometimes the country of Iceland and Faroe Islands are also included. Literature: W.B. Ginsberg “Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic - ” En fig. 33,3, “Kompassrosen Orientering mot nord” Nasjonalbiblioteket, OsloKershaw.
The Arctic Circle outlined on the map in yellow is the region surrounding the North Pole. There are seven countries in the Arctic Circle: Canada, Finland, Greenland, Norway, Sweden, Russia and Alaska (USA). Artic Circle (Sic) in Alaska is currently under threat of oil exploitation by the administration of the United States Government.
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Literature: Tony Campbell “The Earliest Printed Maps – ” London, British LibraryWilliam B. Ginsberg “Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic – ” New York. The book succeeds and complements the author’s previous cartobibliography, Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic,in several respects.
It begins inwith the first printed map of Norway, the miniature map by Barent Langenes published by Cornelis Claesz in Leiden, and focuses on a single Scandinavian country. This three volume work was the first book to be called an "Atlas", after the Titan and King of Mauritania.
A List of Printed Maps,Verner, Coolie and Stuart-Stubbs, B., MAP RM Ginsberg, William B., Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic,Kershaw, K., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 23C. Ginsberg "Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic "  To the Early History of Cartography with Reproductions of the Most Important maps Printed in the XV and XVI Centuries"  Perry & Prescott "A Guide to Maps of Australia in Books Published "  Peters "America on Stone" .
William B. Ginsberg is the author of Scandia ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ) and Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, /5(2). According to reference: William B Ginsberg "Printed Maps of Scandinavia & The Artic ", en KRO 1.
Condition. With pencil written a tergo "Andre Lambert " Wearing, damage, stains. Weight, for mounting in book form, older renovation in the form of reinforcement during assembly. William B. Ginsberg - A published and acclaimed scholar, known for writing three major cartographic works: Sea Charts of Norway, (), Maps and Mapping of Norway, — (), and Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, — ().
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