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

Overview
Works: 674 works in 1,685 publications in 6 languages and 17,713 library holdings
Genres: History  Early maps  Sources  Maps  Atlases  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Bibliographies  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Speaker, Contributor, Annotator, Illustrator, Composer, Adapter, Cartographer, Writer of accompanying material, 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 )

47 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,994 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 )

17 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 1,591 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 )

52 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial history of exploration with more than 200 illustrations from maps used by the early explorers. Reprint of articles from "The Geographical Magazine", London
Maps: a historical survey of their study and collecting by R. A Skelton( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of cartography by Leo Bagrow( Book )

75 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and German and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest experts on cartography has examined the maps of various periods and cultures from early antiquity to the mid-eighteenth century
The Cabot Voyages and Bristol Discovery under Henry VII by James Alexander Williamson( )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in English and held by 809 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
Magellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation by Antonio Pigafetta( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nautical charts on vellum in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )

10 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meister der Kartographie by Leo Bagrow( Book )

37 editions published between 1963 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decorative printed maps of the 15th to 18th centuries by R. A Skelton( Book )

43 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys
County atlases of the British Isles, 1579-1850: a bibliography by R. A Skelton( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking at an early map by R. A Skelton( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Roma, 1478 by Ptolemy( )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and Latin and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Florence, 1482 by Francesco Berlinghieri( )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and Italian and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Strassburg, 1513 by Ptolemy( )

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

Cosmographia : Bologna, 1477 by Ptolemy( )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in Latin and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cabot Voyages and Bristol Discovery under Henry VII
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History of cartographyThe Cabot Voyages and Bristol Discovery under Henry VIIMagellan's voyage; a narrative account of the first circumnavigation
Alternative Names
Ashlin-Skelton, Raleigh 1906-1970

Peter Skelton Skelton, Peter Raleigh Ashlin (1906–1970), cartographical historian

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton cartographe et historien

Raleigh Ashlin Skelton historiador británico

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

レイリー・アシュリン・スケルトン

Languages
English (384)

German (35)

Japanese (3)

Latin (3)

Italian (2)

Spanish (2)