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Fifty Maps and the Stories they Tell
ISBN: PB: 9781851245239, Bodleian Library Publishing, July 2019
144 pp., 19.6x19.6 cm, 80 colour illus.
From medieval maps to digital cartograms, this book features highlights from the Bodleian Library's extraordinary map collection together with rare artefacts and some stunning examples from twenty-first-century map-makers. Each map is accompanied by...
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£12,00
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Talking Maps
ISBN: HB: 9781851245154, Bodleian Library Publishing, July 2019
224 pp., 27x27 cm, 100 colour illus.
Every map tells a story. Some provide a narrative for travellers, explorers and surveyors or offer a visual account of changes to people's lives, places and spaces, while others tell imaginary tales, transporting us to fictional worlds created by wri...
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£35,00
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Why North is Up Map Conventions and Where They Came From
ISBN: HB: 9781851245192, Bodleian Library Publishing, July 2019
224 pp., 22.8x17.6 cm, 108 colour illus.
Many people have a love of maps. But what lies behind the process of map-making? How have cartographers through the centuries developed their craft and established a language of maps which helps them to better represent our world and users to underst...
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£19,00
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Soul Legacy of Kyoto
ISBN: PB: 9784838105755, Nippan IPS, June 2019
304 pp., 15x21.2 cm, 173 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
A photographic tour of Japan's Kyoto, featuring historic temples and shrines, traditional houses and buildings, and conventional lifestyles. Japanese photographer Katsuhiko Mizuno has been taking pictures of Kyoto scenery for over fifty years and ha...
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£42,00
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Amami Ryukyu
ISBN: PB: 9784883503193, Nippan IPS, June 2019
96 pp., 25.5x17.5 cm, 102 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
Beautiful photographs from the Amami Islands in Japan. The four islands of Amami Oshima, Tokunoshima, northern Okinawa, and Iriomote (Kagoshima and Okinawa prefectures), are known for their diverse and unique ecosystems. Many rare animals such as th...
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£26,00
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Deer Land
ISBN: PB: 9784883503186, Nippan IPS, June 2019
128 pp., 22x17.5 cm, 115 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
Beautiful photographs of the deer in Nara, Japan. Nara Park, a famous tourist site in Japan, has over 1,200 deers. Kazuto Sato was born in Nara and photographs deer, capturing this majestic creature, which is considered in Shinto to be a messEnglish...
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£29,00
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Destination Blue Earth Symphony
ISBN: PB: 9784883503179, Nippan IPS, June 2019
96 pp., 23x17.5 cm, 100 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
A stunning collection of the world's most beautiful "blue" places. Destination Blue is the first book in the series "The Earth Symphony", which explores the beauty of earth's nature, life, and culture. By seeking true blue, a special color for photo...
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£26,00
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Hello Panda Cake
ISBN: PB: 9784862562340, Nippan IPS, June 2019
162 pp., 21x27 cm, 250 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
The second installment in a collection of photographs of adorable giant pandas. "Hello Panda Cake" features over one hundred photos of pandas from Japan and China. These photos capture many giant pandas who currently reside in Wakayama Adventure Wor...
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£26,00
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Landscapes of the Japanese Heart Waterfalls
ISBN: PB: 9784838105779, Nippan IPS, June 2019
304 pp., 15x21.2 cm, 250 colour and black&white illus., language: English / Japanese
Photographs of 208 magnificent waterfalls from Hokkaido to Okinawa. Japan is a place of many waterfalls because of its geographic characteristics. Mostly in steep mountainous regions, over five hundred named falls exist across the country. In this e...
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£36,00
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Selden Map of China A New Understanding of the Ming Dynasty
ISBN: HB: 9781851245246, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2019
96 pp., 25.9x23.7 cm, 40 colour illus.
Dating from the seventeenth century at the height of the Ming Dynasty, the Selden Map of China reveals a country very different from popular conceptions of the time, looking not inward to the Asian landmass but outward to the sea. Discovered in the s...
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£20,00
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