INDEX

Books about Maps

A description of the greatest atlas of the 17th century

GOSS, John.

Blaeu's The Grand Atlas of the 17th Century World.
London: Studio, 1997. Hardback, blue cloth with illustrated dustwrapper; pp. 224, 100 colour maps.

Stock ID : 21846

£60

Large-format reference book on antiquarian war maps

BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley & Miles.

Maps of War.
London: Quercus, 2007. Large 4to, cloth & illus. d/w. Signed by Miles Baynton-Williams.

Stock ID : 18389

£50

The history of London's iconic Tube map

GARLAND, Ken.

Mr Beck's Underground Map.
Harrow: Capital Transport Publishing, 2008. Illustrated boards, pp. 80, illustrated.

Stock ID : 20969

£25

The cream of the British Library map collection

BARBER, Peter & HARPER, Tom.

Magnificent Maps: Power Propaganda and Art.
London: British Library, 2010. New. 4to, illus. covers, pp. 176.

Stock ID : 12442

£30

A readable study of London maps

BARBER, Peter.

London: A History in Maps.
London: London Topographical Society in association with the British Library, 2012. Oblong 4to, cloth & illus. d/w, pp. viii + 380, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 21366

£30

Detailed study of British world maps

ARMITAGE, Geoff & BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley.

The World at their Fingertips: Eighteenth-Century British Two-Sheet Double-Hemisphere World Maps.
Vaduz: Sylvia Ioannou Foundation; & London: British Library, 2012. Oblong 4to, cloth & illus. d/w, pp. 262, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 20970

£45

Monsters of cartographers' imagination

VAN DUZER, Chet.

Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps.
London: The British Library, 2014.

Stock ID : 18245

£25

A readable account of 20th century maps

HARPER, Tom & BRYARS, Tim.

History of the 20th Century in 100 Maps.
London: British Library, 2014. 4to, cloth and illustrated d/w; pp. 240, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 18250

£25

Monsters on medieval manuscripts

KEMPF, Damien & GILBERT, Maria L.

Medieval Monsters.
London: British Library, 2015. Hardback with illustrated dustwrapper, 200 x 160mm; pp.96, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 22231

£10

Oddities in the history of cartography

BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley.

The Curious Map Book.
London: British Library, 2015. 4to, cloth and illus. d/w; pp. 240, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 19108

£25

A wide selection of different types of map

PICKLES, Rosie et al.

Map. Exploring the World.
London: Phaidon, 2015. Large 4to, cloth & illus. d/w; pp. 352, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 16799

£40

'The Greatest Explorations, Quests and Discoveries on Maps'

BROOKE-HITCHING, Edward.

The Golden Atlas.
London: Simon & Schuster, 2018. 4to, cloth & illustrated d/w, pp. 256, profusely illustrated. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

Stock ID : 19105

£30

A readable account of 20th century maps

HARPER, Tom.

Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line.
London: British Library, 2016. 4to, cloth and illustrated d/w; pp. 256, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 18242

£40

A survey of celestial maps

BROOKE-HITCHING, Edward.

The Sky Atlas. The Greatest Maps, Myths and Discoveries of the Universe.
London: Simon & Schuster, 2019. 4to, cloth & illustrated d/w, pp. 256, profusely illustrated. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

Stock ID : 21365

£30

'The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps'

BROOKE-HITCHING, Edward.

The Phantom Atlas.
London: Simon & Schuster, 2016. 4to, cloth & illustrated d/w, pp. 256, profusely illustrated. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

Stock ID : 20968

£30

The history of celestial mapping

WHITFIELD, Peter.

Mapping the Heavens.
London: British Library, 2018. Softback, pp. 192, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 22587

£15

The gems of the British Library map collection

HARPER, Tom.

Atlas: A World of Maps from the British Library.
London: British Library, 2018. 4to, cloth & illustrated dustwrapper; pp. 272, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 22207

£30

An account of the famous Poverty Map of London

MORGAN, Mary S. et al.

Charles Booth's London Poverty Maps.
London: Thames & Hudson, 2019. Folio, hardback, illustrated covers; pp. 228, with over 1,200 illustrations.

Stock ID : 21845

£50

An in-depth biography of Leslie MacDonald Gill

WALKER, Caroline.

MacDonald Gill: Charting a Life.
London: Unicorn, 2020. Hardback, illustrated cloth gilt; pp. 336, profusely illustrated.

Stock ID : 20264

£30