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The Resource The self-made map : cartographic writing in early modern France, Tom Conley

The self-made map : cartographic writing in early modern France, Tom Conley

Label
The self-made map : cartographic writing in early modern France
Title
The self-made map
Title remainder
cartographic writing in early modern France
Statement of responsibility
Tom Conley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this wide-ranging and fascinating work, Tom Conley demonstrates that "a new cartographic impulse" during the French Renaissance gave rise to a new sense of self, one defined in part by the relationship of self and space
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conley, Tom
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cartography
  • Maps in literature
  • HISTORY
  • Cartography
  • Maps in literature
  • France
Label
The self-made map : cartographic writing in early modern France, Tom Conley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Franco-Burgundian Backgrounds: Some Figural Relations with Space; 2. The Letter and the Grid: Geoffroy Tory; 3. Oronce Finé: A Well-Rounded Signature; 4. Words ©¡ la Carte: A Rabelaisian Map; 5. An Insular Moment: From Cosmography to Ethnography; 6. An Atlas Evolves: Maurice Bouguereau, Le théâtre françoys; 7. Montaigne: A Political Geography of the Self; 8. La Popelinière and Descartes: Signatures in Perspective; 9. Conclusion; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn614485334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 372 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686926
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhw2q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614485334
Label
The self-made map : cartographic writing in early modern France, Tom Conley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Franco-Burgundian Backgrounds: Some Figural Relations with Space; 2. The Letter and the Grid: Geoffroy Tory; 3. Oronce Finé: A Well-Rounded Signature; 4. Words ©¡ la Carte: A Rabelaisian Map; 5. An Insular Moment: From Cosmography to Ethnography; 6. An Atlas Evolves: Maurice Bouguereau, Le théâtre françoys; 7. Montaigne: A Political Geography of the Self; 8. La Popelinière and Descartes: Signatures in Perspective; 9. Conclusion; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn614485334
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 372 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816686926
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhw2q
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614485334

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