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

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Most widely held works by R. A Skelton
The Vinland map and the Tartar relation by R. A Skelton( Book )

43 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 2,001 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 )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 1,603 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 )

50 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of cartography by Leo Bagrow( Book )

72 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and German and held by 777 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( )

78 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys
The Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VII by James Alexander Williamson( Book )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and held by 607 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)
Magellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta( Book )

17 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and Spanish and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Øjenvidneberetning fra den første jordomsejling, skrevet af en af de 18 overlevende, Antonio Pigafetta (ca. 1480/91-ca. 1534)
Nautical charts on vellum in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 461 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 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

21 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meister der Kartographie by Leo Bagrow( Book )

40 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking at an early map by R. A Skelton( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum orbis terrarum. Antwerp, 1570 by Abraham Ortelius( )

24 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum?(“Theatre of the World”) is considered to be the first true modern atlas. Written by Abraham Ortelius and originally printed in 1570, the book consists of descriptive texts and dozens of maps printed from copper plates.?The atlas is sometimes referred to as the summary of 16th-century cartography. Many of the maps in this atlas were based upon sources that no longer exist or are extremely rare. Ortelius appended a unique source list (the “Catalogus Auctorum”) identifying the names of contemporary cartographers, some of whom would otherwise have remained obscure
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 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Florence, 1482 by Francesco Berlinghieri( )

9 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Roma, 1478 by Ptolemy( )

9 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Latin and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Peter Skelton Skelton, Peter Raleigh Ashlin (1906–1970), cartographical historian

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton cartographe et historien

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton historiador británico

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 (475)

German (40)

Latin (26)

Dutch (11)

Japanese (2)

Spanish (2)

Italian (1)

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History of cartographyThe Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VIIMagellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation