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作者 Brückner, Martin, 1963- author
書名 The social life of maps in America, 1750-1860 / Martin Brückner
出版項 Williamsburg, Virginia : Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture ; Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9781469632605 (cloth : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  GA105.3 B77 2017    在架上    30560400627789
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  GA105.3 B888 2017    在架上    30530001299528
說明 xvii, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introducing the social life of American maps -- American mapworks -- The artisanal map, 1750-1815: workshops and shopkeepers from Lewis Evans to Samuel Lewis -- The manufactured map, 1790-1830: centralization and integration from Mathew Carey to John Melish -- The industrial map, 1820-1860: innovation and diversification from Henry S. Tanner to S. Augustus Mitchell -- The spectacle of maps -- Public giants: re-staging power and the theatricality of maps -- Private properties: ornamental maps and the decorum of interiority -- Self-made spectacles: the look of maps and cartographic visualcy -- The mobilization of maps -- Looking small and made to go: the atlas and the rise of the cartographic vade mecum -- Cartographic transfers: education and the art of mappery -- Cartoral arts and material metaphors -- Price table-maps and their sales prices, 1755-1860 -- Inventory of "John Melish geographer and map publisher"
主題 Cartography -- United States -- History
Cartographers -- United States -- History
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