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

Overview
Works: 406 works in 1,387 publications in 9 languages and 16,103 library holdings
Genres: History  Early maps  Sources  Maps  Biography  Atlases  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Bibliography  World atlases  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Annotator, Composer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Illustrator, Correspondent
Classifications: G246.C7, 910.924
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Most widely held works by R. A Skelton
The Vinland map and the Tartar relation by R. A Skelton( Book )

40 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 2,032 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 )

26 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,716 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)
History of cartography by Leo Bagrow( Book )

105 editions published between 1963 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the various maps of many periods and cultures
Explorers' maps : chapters in the cartographic record of geographical discovery by R. A Skelton( Book )

49 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magellan's voyage : a narrative account of the first circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta( Book )

23 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 696 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 )

25 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 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)
The Geography by Ptolemy( )

82 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in 6 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decorative printed maps of the 15th to 18th centuries : a rev. ed. of Old decorative maps and charts by R. A Skelton( Book )

76 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys
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 467 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 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

60 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Dutch and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Florence, 1482 by Francesco Berlinghieri( )

9 editions published in 1966 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Strassburg, 1513 by Ptolemy( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 160 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

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