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Skelton, R. A. (Raleigh Ashlin) 1906-1970

Overview
Works: 453 works in 1,466 publications in 8 languages and 17,329 library holdings
Genres: History  Early maps  Sources  Maps  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Atlases  Biography  World atlases  Bibliography  Nautical charts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Speaker, Contributor, Annotator, Adapter, Composer, Writer of accompanying material, Cartographer, Illustrator, Correspondent
Classifications: GA201, 910.09
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Most widely held works by R. A Skelton
The Vinland map and the Tartar relation by R. A Skelton( Book )

41 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimile of world map including Iceland, Greenland and Vinland, thought to have been compiled at Basle around 1440. Extensive comments and attempts at interpretation. History and description of manuscript
The discovery of North America by William Patterson Cumming( Book )

28 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery and exploration of the North American continent, from earliest references to the first permanent settlements (c.1634) as described by the explorers and delineated by contemporary Europeans. Includes the search for the Northwest Passage (1509-1632)
Explorers' maps : chapters in the cartographic record of geographical discovery by R. A Skelton( Book )

49 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps: a historical survey of their study and collecting by R. A Skelton( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of cartography by Leo Bagrow( Book )

75 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and German and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the various maps of many periods and cultures
Decorative printed maps of the 15th to 18th centuries; a rev. ed. of Old decorative maps and charts by R. A Skelton( )

73 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys
Magellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Øjenvidneberetning fra den første jordomsejling, skrevet af en af de 18 overlevende, Antonio Pigafetta (ca. 1480/91-ca. 1534)
The Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VII by James Alexander Williamson( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE VOYAGES OF JOHN CABOT IN 1497 AND 149814 JOHN DEE'S STATEMENTS ON THE DATE OF THE DISCOVERY OF NORTH AMERICA; 15 ROBERT THORNE THE YOUNGER ON THE DISCOVERY OF THE NEW FOUND LAND BY HIS FATHER AND HUGH ELYOT; 16 THE SPANISH SOVEREIGNS TO GONZALES DE PUEBLA, 28 MARCH 1496; 17 THE PETITION OF JOHN CABOT AND HIS SONS, 5 MARCH 1496; 18 THE FIRST LETTERS PATENT GRANTED TO JOHN CABOT AND HIS SONS, 5 MARCH 1496; 19 MAURICE TOBY'S ACCOUNT OF JOHN CABOT'S FIRST VOYAGE, 1497; 20 THE MATTHEW OF BRISTOL IN 1503-1504; 21 THE EIGHTH LEGEND OF THE WORLD MAP OF 1544 (THE PARIS MAP)
Nautical charts on vellum in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain James Cook, after two hundred years : a commemorative address delivered before the Hakluyt Society by R. A Skelton( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The principall navigations, voiages, and discoveries of the English nation. Imprinted at London, 1589 by Richard Hakluyt( Book )

14 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

County atlases of the British Isles, 1579-1850: a bibliography by R. A Skelton( Book )

52 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Roma, 1478 by Ptolemy( )

41 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meister der Kartographie by Leo Bagrow( Book )

39 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum orbis terrarum. Antwerp, 1570 by Elizabeth Cary( )

22 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum orbis terrarum is an ever-expanding collection of photographs, assembled since 2005, that observe how people organise their living environments across the world
Looking at an early map by R. A Skelton( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prospect of the most famous parts of the world. London, 1627 by John Speed( )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Journals of Captain James Cook on his voyages of discovery. : Charts & views by James Cook( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Florence, 1482 by Francesco Berlinghieri( )

9 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mariners mirrour : London, 1588 by Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer( )

29 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Vinland map and the Tartar relation
Alternative Names
Ashlin-Skelton, Raleigh 1906-1970

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton cartographe et historien

Skelton, Peter.

Skelton, Peter 1906-1970

Skelton, Peter Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, R. A.

Skelton, R. A. 1906-1970

Skelton, R.A. Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, R. A. Peter 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh A.

Skelton, Raleigh A. 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh A. (Raleigh Ashlin), 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin.

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin, 1907-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin Peter 1906-1970

スケルトン, R. A

レイリー・アシュリン・スケルトン

Languages
English (492)

German (56)

Latin (50)

Dutch (10)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
History of cartographyMagellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigationThe Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VII