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The Furthest Shore : Images of Terra Australis from the Middle Ages to Captain Cook
The Furthest Shore Images of Terra Australis from the Middle Ages to Captain Cook
Author: William Eisler
The mysterious Great Southland, or Terra Australis, captured the European imagination for centuries before it became a documented fact. This book traces the history of pictorial imagery associated with the search for the "Fifth Continent"--paintings, handcolored maps, drawings, etchings, tapestries and artifacts--which are discussed in the conte...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780521392686
ISBN-10: 0521392683
Publication Date: 6/30/1995
Pages: 192
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Book Type: Hardcover
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