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Carta marina.

Hildegard Binder Johnson

Carta marina.

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fries, Lorenz, of Colmar, ca. 1490-1531

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Ford Bell Collection.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG95 .J6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5884160M
    LC Control Number63016069
    OCLC/WorldCa494819

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Carta Marina book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A vivid, strange, and beautiful account of a year in Sweden, this poem 4/5(7). Carta Marina: A Poem in Three Parts was the first largely accurate map of the Northern Countries, completed by the Swedish historian Olaus Magnus in Ann Fisher-Wirth has taken her inspiration from this map--complete with its lions, sea monsters, and warriors--for her poem in three parts--Olaus Magnus' Carta Marina, The Coming of Winter, and Les Tres /5(3).

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The Carta Marina contains the legend that describes the inhabitants of the New World, which was probably borrowed from the Mapamundi by Johannes Ruysch. It also illustrates King Manuel of Portugal riding a sea monster close to the Southern coast of Africa, a symbol of the Portuguese control over the marine route between Africa and India.

The Carta Marina is noteworthy because it is a map of several parts. It is a reference/topographical map. It is a sea chart.

And it is a socio-political map. However, it is not necessarily accurate. First, as a reference/topographical map, the Carta Marina shows mountains, rivers and seas.

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Martin Waldseemüller's Carta Marina sought to present the most up–to–date conception of the world at that time. Equal in size to his map, the Carta Marina is markedly superior to the earlier map in artistic detail, possibly reflecting the hand of the artist Albrecht Dürer (–).

It incorporates greatly expanded and corrected geographical information. Olaus Magnus was born in Linköping in October Like his elder brother, Sweden's last Catholic archbishop Johannes Magnus, he obtained several ecclesiastical preferments, among them a canonry at Uppsala and Linköping, and the archdeaconry of was furthermore employed on various diplomatic services after his mission to Rome inon Archdiocese: Uppsala.

The Carta marina of the Swedish geographer and historian Olaus Magnus is one of the earliest accurate cartographic depictions of the Scandinavian peninsula. Drafted in Rome inby one of the more prominent Scandinavian Catholics in higher ecclesiastical service, it contains detail that is lacking in many other early maps of the region.

Carta marina. Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Johnson, Hildegard Binder. Carta marina. Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenz Fries; Lorenz Fries: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hildegard Binder Johnson; James Ford Bell.

Second of four sessions of a two-day conference celebrating the th anniversary of Martin Waldseemüller's Carta Marina and focusing on some of the most mysterious maps of the Medieval and Early. Olaus began the voluminous map commentary upon completion of the Carta Marina.

Nearly every sea beast pictured on the map is documented in the History’s sensational, climactic B on sea monsters. Vignettes based on the Carta Marina typically accompany the texts.

Olaus’s account of the Great Norway Serpent, in Chap is frequently. The Carta Marina is a navigation map, intended for sailors. As a Swede, Olaus Magnus knew the map of Scandinavia in the edition of Claudius Ptolemy's Geographia was hopelessly inaccurate.

To set the record straight and to provide the best possible aid to navigators, he made the Carta Marina. Olaus Magnus’ Carta marina () was the first detailed map of Scandinavia with any pretensions to accuracy. His foremost work, however, is the Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus (), a history of the northern peoples inspired by humanist historiography and imbued with patriotic warmth, which gives a picture of the countryside and.

Reserve a table at Carta Marina, Madrid on Tripadvisor: See unbiased reviews of Carta Marina, rated of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked # of 11, restaurants in Madrid/5(). The first time one looks at a color print of Olaus Magnus’ Carta Marina, the eyes scan the crowded landmass and fix on the creatures in the western part of the than the other Author: Joseph Nigg.

The information about Marina shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication.

If you are the publisher or author of this book and. Carta Marina is based on the titling found on the famous map drawn by Olaus Magnus in The map of northern Europe took 12 years to complete, and the t.

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Carta marina;: World geography in Strassburg, () by Johnson, Hildegard Bi. The Carta Marina is a fascinating map of Scandinavia from the 16th century. It was the first large-scale map of a European region.

The portrayal of the Scandinavian region, while still not accurate, was more accurate than earlier maps. The illustrations remain beautiful to this day.

The map was created by Olaus Magnus (). Marina is set in Barcelona during andand it delivers a vivid portrait of the city at that time. The story hints at the aftereffects of World War II and the legacy of the Franco years in Spain, but the plot is primarily focused on the travails of Oscar, Marina, and German.4/5.

Speakers at the conference will include historians of cartography, science, philosophy and literature. They will talk about the Vinland Map, Marco Polo and the Rossi Map with Ship, the Carta Marina, portolan charts, and the Puebla-Tlaxcala contrived maps and will be a special presentation by the Library’s Conservation Division on the.

Carta Marina is based on the titling found on the famous map drawn by Olaus Magnus in The map of northern Europe took 12 years to complete, and the total size is a huge meters tall by meters wide.

More information about the map, as well as the high resolution reference document used to create the typeface and illustration set can. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Olaus, -- Magnus, Archbishop of Uppsala, -- -- Carta marina. Scandinavia -- Maps. Carta marina (Olaus, Magnus, Archbishop of Uppsala) View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. Carta Marina’s three sections reflect the ups and downs and the confusions of the emotional terrain.

Written like a diary, the book is composed of individually dated poems chronicling the ebb and flow of the speaker’s emotional crises, much like Olaus Magnus’s original “Carta Marina” and the mapmaker’s accompanying notes. You can thank the Carta Marina for popularizing one of the most famous marine monsters: the sea serpent.

Olaus’ beast is some feet long and 20 feet thick, with “hair hanging from his neck. Carta Marina. For twelve years, Swedish cartographer Olaus Magnus meticulously worked in his highly detailed map, Carta Marina (full Latin title: Carta marina et descriptio septemtrionalium terrarum ac mirabilium rerum in eis contentarum diligentissime eleborata anno dni which translates as A marine map and description of the northern countries and their.

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Carta Marina: A Poem in Three Parts by Ann Fisher-Wirth (, Paperback) at the best online prices at. In Olaus began working on a map of the southern Baltic coast.

This quickly evolved into the creation of his wall map, the Carta to Olaus and Johannes were traveling or living in Danzig, where they became pensioners of the Polish archbishop and the city council (MagnusI:xxx-xxxi).

Carta Marina the book is as intense, beautiful, and strange as the map that inspired it. Carta Marina is rare among books of poetry: at once a lyric triptych of searing beauty and an absorbing novella that turns upon a disclosed secret from a woman’s life. The poet becomes a cartographer of the heart as she moves through a year’s sojourn in.

Cartographer Olaus Magnus created the Carta Marina while staying in Rome, between the years and However, Magnus was originally from Sweden, and chose to depict the Nordic countries in Author: Urvija Banerji.

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The Carta Marina in all its otherworldly majesty. (Word Digital Library) Other maps of that era might warn “Here be dragons,” but the Carta Marina revealed them. There was the fabled Leviathan Author: Darran Anderson.A reduction of the Carta marina popularized by Porcacchi and Magini; originally published by Pietro Marchetti in Brescia, cf.

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