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FRENCH, Josephine [Ed.] [Biographical dictionary of mapmakers A-D]
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers. Revised Edition A - D. Tring: Map Collector Publications, 1999. New. Cloth & illus d/w; pp. 408, illus. throughout.
MAPFORUM.COM: Issue 8, reviews, 'indispensable reference tool'.
[Ref: 9789]    £70.00 ($94 • €80 rates)


FRENCH, Josephine [Ed.] [Biographical dictionary of mapmakers E-J]
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers. Revised Edition E-J. Riverside: Early World Press, 2001. New. Cloth & illus d/w; pp. vi + 462, illus. throughout.

[Ref: 9871]    £76.00 ($102 • €87 rates)


SCOTT, Valerie [Ed.] [Biographical dictionary of mapmakers K-P]
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers. Revised Edition K-P. Riverside: Early World Press, 2003. New. Cloth & illus d/w; pp. vi + 472, illus. throughout.

[Ref: 12443]    £76.00 ($102 • €87 rates)


BARBER, Peter & HARPER, Tom. [The cream of the British Library antique map collection]
Magnificent Maps: Power Propaganda and Art. London: British Library, 2010. New. 4to, illus. covers, pp. 176.
An account of the cultural impact of antique maps and ancient cartography, tied in with an important exhibition at the British Library and a BBC television series.
[Ref: 12442]    £20.00 ($27 • €23 rates)


VAN DEN BROECKE, Marcel.P.R. [Carto-bibliography on antique maps by Ortelius]
Ortelius Atlas Maps. An illustrated Guide. Second revised edition. Houten: HES & De Graaf Publishers, 2011. New. 8vo, illus. boards; pp. 708, illustrated throughout.
An invaluable reference book, ideal tool for identifying and dating Ortelius antique maps. A must have for antiquarian map collectors and librarians.
[Ref: 12440]    £70.00 ($94 • €80 rates)


WORMS, Laurence & BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley. [A dictionary of British map engravers]
British Map Engravers: A Dictionary of Engravers, Lithographers and the Principal Employers to 1850. London: Rare Book Society, 2011. New. Royal 8vo, blue buckram with illus. d/w; pp. xxxii+744, profusely illustrated.
An illustrated dictionary of well over 1,500 members of the map-trade in the British Isles from the beginnings until the mid nineteenth century, including all the known engravers and lithographers, all the known globemakers and retailers, the principal mapsellers and publishers, the key cartographers, the makers of map-based games and puzzles, and others. A labour of love: compiled over quarter-of-a-century.
[Ref: 12484]    £125.00 ($168 • €142 rates)


HARPER, Tom & BRYARS, Tim. [A readable account of 20th century maps]
History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps. London: British Library, 2014. 4to, cloth and illustrated d/w; pp. 240, profusely illustrated. New.
Descriptions of 100 maps from the 20th century that illustrate more than just an area. Tom Harper is Lead Curator of Antiquarian Maps at the British Library.
[Ref: 18249]    £25.00 ($34 • €28 rates)


HARPER, Tom & BRYARS, Tim. [A readable account of 20th century maps]
History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps. London: British Library, 2014. 4to, cloth and illustrated d/w; pp. 240, profusely illustrated. New.
Descriptions of 100 maps from the 20th century that illustrate more than just an area. Tom Harper is Lead Curator of Antiquarian Maps at the British Library.
[Ref: 18251]    £25.00 ($34 • €28 rates)


HARPER, Tom & BRYARS, Tim. [A readable account of 20th century maps]
History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps. London: British Library, 2014. 4to, cloth and illustrated d/w; pp. 240, profusely illustrated. New.
Descriptions of 100 maps from the 20th century that illustrate more than just an area. Tom Harper is Lead Curator of Antiquarian Maps at the British Library.
[Ref: 18250]    £25.00 ($34 • €28 rates)


MANASEK, F.J. [A comprehensive guide to collecting maps]
Collecting Old Maps. Revised and Expanded Edition by Marti Griggs & Curt Griggs. Clarkdale, AZ: Old Maps Press, 2015. Hardback, cloth & illus. dustwrapper; pp. 352, illustrated throughout. New.
A thorough guide to collecting antique maps, including chapters on what is available to the collector, deciphering dealers' descriptions, assessing the quality of a map and caring for a collection. First published in 1998, this second edition has been expanded, with many more illustrations. A special discounted price for Christmas: usually £50
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