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The Furthest Shore: Images of Terra Australis from the Middle Ages to Captain Cook

Art / Photobook

By: W Eisler

180 pages, Col & b/w illus

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | Aug 1995 | #44549 | ISBN: 0521392683
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About this book

This book traces the history of pictorial imagery associated with the `Fifth Continent', showing how contemporary art recorded the transformation from an imagined world to a properly mapped and defined country.


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