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A mapmaker's dream : the meditations of Fra Mauro, cartographer to the court of Venice, James Cowan

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A mapmaker's dream : the meditations of Fra Mauro, cartographer to the court of Venice
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A mapmaker's dream
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the meditations of Fra Mauro, cartographer to the court of Venice
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James Cowan
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eng
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A monk in 16th Century Venice creates a map of the world, based on the tales of travellers he receives in his monastery. Fra Mauro, official cartographer, interprets and speculates on the world, turning map making into a voyage of human imagination. By the author of Letters from the Wild Side
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A mapmaker's dream : the meditations of Fra Mauro, cartographer to the court of Venice, James Cowan
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A mapmaker's dream : the meditations of Fra Mauro, cartographer to the court of Venice, James Cowan
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19 cm.
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First edition.
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151 p.
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9781570621963
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96-7439
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ocm34356645

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