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The History of Cartography

 

Volume Three

Cartography in the European Renaissance

 

Edited by David Woodward

 

Table of Contents

     

Contents

   

List of Illustrations

   

List of Abbreviations

   

Preface and Acknowledgments

   
     
 

I Setting the Stage

 
     

1

Cartography and the Renaissance: Continuity and Change, David Woodward

 

2

The Role of Maps in Later Medieval Society: Twelfth to Fourteenth Century, Victoria Morse

 
     
 

II The History of Renaissance Cartography: Interpretive Essays

 
     
 

Maps and Renaissance Culture

 
     
 

Cosmography and Celestial Mapping

 

3

Images of Renaissance Cosmography, 1450-1650, Denis E. Cosgrove

 

4

Renaissance Star Charts, Anna Friedman Herlihy

 

5

Lunar, Solar, and Planetary Representations to 1650, R. H. van Gent and A. Van Helden

 

6

Globes in Renaissance Europe, Elly Dekker

 
     
 

Charting

 

7

The Renaissance Chart Tradition in the Mediterranean, Corradino Astengo

 

8

Isolarii, Fifteenth to Seventeenth Centuries, George Tolias

 
     
 

The Visual, Mathematical, and Textual Models
for Mapping in the Renaissance

 

9

The Reception of Ptolemy’s Geography (End of the Fourteenth to Beginning of the Sixteenth Century), Patrick Gautier Dalché

 

10

Map Projections in the Renaissance, John P. Snyder

 

11

The European Religious Worldview and Its Influence on Mapping, Pauline Moffitt Watts

 
     
 

Literature and Maps

 

12

Early Modern Literature and Cartography: An Overview, Tom Conley

 

13

Literature and Mapping in Early Modern England, 1520-1688, Henry S. Turner

 

14

Cartography and Literature in Early Modern France, Nancy Bouzrara and Tom Conley

 

15

Literary Mapping in German-Speaking Europe, Franz Reitinger

 

16

Maps and Literature in Renaissance Italy, Theodore J. Cachey Jr.

 

17

Mapping Maritime Triumph and the Enchantment of Empire: Portuguese Literature of the Renaissance, Neil Safier and Ilda Mendes dos Santos

 

18

Literature and Cartography in Early Modern Spain: Etymologies and Conjectures, Simone Pinet

 
     
 

Technical Production and Consumption

 
     

19

Land Surveys, Instruments, and Practitioners in the Renaissance, Uta Lindgren

 

20

Navigation Techniques and Practice in the Renaissance, Eric H. Ash

 

21

Signs on Printed Topographical Maps, ca. 1470-ca. 1640, Catherine Delano-Smith

 

22

Techniques of Map Engraving, Printing, and Coloring in the European Renaissance, David Woodward

 

23

Centers of Map Publishing in Europe, 1472-1600, Robert Karrow

 

24

Maps as Educational Tools in the Renaissance, Lesley B. Cormack

 

25

Maps in Renaissance Libraries and Collections, George Tolias

 
     
 

Maps and Their Uses in Renaissance Governance

 
     

26

Maps and the Early Modern State: Official Cartography, Richard L. Kagan and Benjamin Schmidt

 

27

Portraying the City in Early Modern Europe: Measurement, Representation, and Planning, Hilary Ballon and David Friedman

 

28

Maps and Rural Land Management in Early Modern Europe, Roger J. P. Kain

 

29

Warfare and Cartography, ca. 1450 to ca. 1640, John Hale

 

30

Maps and Exploration in the Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries, Felipe Fernández-Armesto

 
     
 

III State Contexts of Renaissance Mapping

 
     
 

Italian States

 
     

31

The Italian Map Trade, 1480-1650, David Woodward

 

32

Cycles of Painted Maps in the Renaissance, Francesca Fiorani

 

33

Cartography in the Duchy of Savoy during the Renaissance, Paola Sereno

 

34

Cartographic Activities in the Republic of Genoa, Corsica, and Sardinia during the Renaissance, Massimo Quaini

 

35

State, Cartography, and Territory in Renaissance Veneto and Lombardy, Emanuela Casti

 

36

Cartography in the Central Italian States from 1480 to 1680, Leonardo Rombai

 

37

Cartography in the Kingdom of Naples during the Early Modern Period, Vladimiro Valerio

 
     
 

Portugal

 
     

38

Portuguese Cartography in the Renaissance, Maria Fernanda Alegria, Suzanne Daveau, Joăo Carlos Garcia, Francesc Relańo

 
     
 

Spain

 
     

39

Spanish Peninsular Cartography, 1500-1700, David Buisseret

 

40

Spanish Nautical Cartography in the Renaissance, Alison Sandman

 

41

Spanish Colonial Cartography, 1450-1700, David Buisseret

 
     
 

German Lands

 
     

42

Cartography in the German Lands, 1450-1650, Peter H. Meurer

 
     
 

Low Countries

 
     

43

Surveying and Official Mapping in the Low Countries, 1500-ca. 1670, Cornelis Koeman and Marco van Egmond

 

44

Commercial Cartography and Map Production in the Low Countries, 1500-ca. 1672, Cornelis Koeman, Günter Schilder, Marco van Egmond, and Peter van der Krogt

 

45

Maritime Cartography in the Low Countries during the Renaissance, Günter Schilder and Marco van Egmond

 

46

Mapping the Dutch World Overseas in the Seventeenth Century, Kees Zandvliet

 
     
 

France

 
     

47

Maps and Descriptions of the World in Sixteenth-Century France, Frank Lestringant and Monique Pelletier

 

48

National and Regional Mapping in France to About 1650, Monique Pelletier

 

49

French Cartography: The ingénieurs du roi, 1500-1650 David Buisseret

 

50

Representations of Territory by Painters, Engineers, and Land Surveyors in France during the Renaissance, Monique Pelletier

 

51

The Mapping of Samuel de Champlain, 1603-1635, Conrad E. Heidenreich

 

52

Marine Cartography and Navigation in Renaissance France, Sarah Toulouse

 

53

Publishing and the Map Trade in France, 1470-1670, Catherine Hofmann

 
     
 

British Isles

 
     

54

Mapmaking in England, ca. 1470-1650, Peter Barber

 

55

Colonial Cartography in a European Setting: The Case of Tudor Ireland, J. H. Andrews

 

56

The Kingdom of Scotland: Cartography in an Age of Confidence, Jeffrey Stone

 

57

The London Map Trade to 1640, Laurence Worms

 

58

Chartmaking in England and Its Context, 1500-1660, Sarah Tyacke

 

59

Colonial Cartography under the Tudor and Early Stuart Monarchies, ca. 1480-ca. 1640, Robert C. D. Baldwin

 
     
 

Scandinavia

 
     

60

Scandinavian Renaissance Cartography, William R. Mead

 
     
 

East-Central Europe

 
     

61

Renaissance Cartography in East-Central Europe, ca. 1450-1650, Zsolt Török

 
     
 

Russia

 
     

62

Russian Cartography to ca. 1700, L. A. Goldenberg

 
     

Editor and Authors

   

Bibliographical Index

   

General Index, Margie Towery

   

 


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