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Elizabeth Auctions Ephemera and Books
This sale features a variety of ephemera from private collections including more than 50 very large lots of American ... 32”x22.5” maps of Asia. *** [Atlas maps (125)]. Miscellaneous folio charts and maps from atlases. *** [Atlas] MITCHELL’S NEW ...
Foundations of Modern Cartography Now Visible Online and in Detail
The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced an online database for its entire ... maps of Europe and America, atlases, a rare set of large terrestrial and celestial globes (ca.
Here Be Dragons—And Map Lovers
When John Adams and other Americans signed ... will offer about 50 maps at its Dec. 5 event, which includes a pair of French globes ($450,000 to $600,000). Swann Galleries (about 250 maps and atlases) sells on Dec. 6. It's Christie's turn Dec. 7, with ...
Book about maps a great read for the history lover
(Guidebook publishers must have been thrilled.) So thank the cartographers who continue to produce atlases, maps and globes of real and imaginary places that let us dream of finding buried treasure or seeing what lies beyond the “second star to the right.”
World-class AGS collection puts Milwaukee on the map
The collection holds more than a million items, ranging from maps and atlases to pamphlets and journals, globes and photographs of all kinds. Though it is housed in Milwaukee, the AGS collection has roots in New York and covers the entire planet.
Putting Canada on the map: 16th-century globe that first labeled Great White North to be auctioned in U.K.
the other being housed in a centuries-old observatory in Rome — and thus expected to sell for as much as $235,000 at a May 19 sale of antique atlases, maps and other historical objects. “These globes are celebrated for the restrained delicacy ...