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Skelton, R. A. (Raleigh Ashlin) 1906-1970

Overview
Works: 445 works in 1,457 publications in 9 languages and 17,023 library holdings
Genres: History  Early maps  Sources  Maps  Atlases  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Biography  World atlases  Bibliography  Nautical charts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Annotator, Composer, Adapter, Writer of accompanying material, Illustrator, Cartographer, Correspondent
Classifications: GA201, 910.09
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Most widely held works by R. A Skelton
The Vinland map and the Tartar relation by R. A Skelton( Book )

41 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facsimile of world map including Iceland, Greenland and Vinland, thought to have been compiled at Basle around 1440. Extensive comments and attempts at interpretation. History and description of manuscript
The discovery of North America by William Patterson Cumming( Book )

27 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 1,696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery and exploration of the North American continent, from earliest references to the first permanent settlements (c.1634) as described by the explorers and delineated by contemporary Europeans. Includes the search for the Northwest Passage (1509-1632)
Explorers' maps : chapters in the cartographic record of geographical discovery by R. A Skelton( Book )

49 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maps: a historical survey of their study and collecting by R. A Skelton( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of cartography by Leo Bagrow( Book )

65 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in English and German and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the various maps of many periods and cultures
Decorative printed maps of the 15th to 18th centuries; a rev. ed. of Old decorative maps and charts by R. A Skelton( )

72 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys
Magellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta( Book )

24 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Øjenvidneberetning fra den første jordomsejling, skrevet af en af de 18 overlevende, Antonio Pigafetta (ca. 1480/91-ca. 1534)
The Geography by Ptolemy( )

84 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in 5 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VII by James Alexander Williamson( Book )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents from English, Portuguese, and Spanish archives, transcribed or in translation, and from printed sources, relating to the Atlantic voyages out of Bristol between 1480 and 1508-9; including the voyages of John and Sebastian Cabot. With the Cartography of the Voyages by R.A. Skelton. _x000B__x000B_This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1962
Nautical charts on vellum in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

11 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain James Cook, after two hundred years : a commemorative address delivered before the Hakluyt Society by R. A Skelton( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The principall navigations, voiages, and discoveries of the English nation. Imprinted at London, 1589 by Richard Hakluyt( Book )

14 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

County atlases of the British Isles, 1579-1850: a bibliography by R. A Skelton( Book )

53 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meister der Kartographie by Leo Bagrow( Book )

39 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum orbis terrarum. Antwerp, 1570 by Elizabeth Cary( )

22 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatrum orbis terrarum is an ever-expanding collection of photographs, assembled since 2005, that observe how people organise their living environments across the world
Looking at an early map by R. A Skelton( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prospect of the most famous parts of the world. London, 1627 by John Speed( )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Journals of Captain James Cook on his voyages of discovery. : Charts & views by James Cook( Book )

24 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mariners mirrour : London, 1588 by Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer( )

29 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Strassburg, 1513 by Ptolemy( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Vinland map and the Tartar relation
Alternative Names
Ashlin-Skelton, Raleigh 1906-1970

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton cartographe et historien

Skelton, Peter.

Skelton, Peter 1906-1970

Skelton, Peter Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, R. A.

Skelton, R. A. 1906-1970

Skelton, R.A. Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, R. A. Peter 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh A.

Skelton, Raleigh A. 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh A. (Raleigh Ashlin), 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin.

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin, 1907-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin Kartenhistoriker 1906-1970

Skelton, Raleigh Ashlin Peter 1906-1970

スケルトン, R. A

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History of cartographyMagellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigationThe Cabot voyages and Bristol discovery under Henry VII