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1 edition of Six early printed maps found in the catalog.

Six early printed maps

Six early printed maps

selected from those exhibited at the British Museum on the occasion of the International Geographical Congress.

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Published by British Museum. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsBritish Museum., International Geographical Congress.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18711822M

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