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Art and optics in the Hereford Map : an English mappa mundi, c. 1300 / Marcia Kupfer.

Author:
Kupfer, Marcia A. (Marcia Ann) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New Haven : Yale University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
ix, 223 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Notes:
Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-212) and index.
Contents:
An Ornament for the Church -- The Draftsman's compasse and God's Creation -- Wonder -- Specula -- Speculum -- Sion-Speculatio and the Multiplication of Species -- In conspectus dei -- Coda: Speculum sine macula -- Cartographic Figurae -- The Specular Conceit Exported.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780300220339 ((cl ; : alk. paper))
  • 0300220332 ((cl ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2015045049
OCLC:
929985420
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