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Card Planispheres - A Collectors Guide

A must for collectors of card planispheres, this is the only book in print on the subject and shows almost 200 different examples.

In this book are pictures and descriptions of card planispheres from the author's large personal collection, plus examples from the collections of other like-minded enthusiasts. In all, over 200 different planispheres from 1740 to 1980 are shown together with sizes, technical details and background notes about their designers and publishers.

This is the first reference book on the subject to be published for the growing numbers of card planisphere collectors.

It is designed to help collectors identify and date the planispheres that they have, as well as showing what else is out there to find!


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