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Certainly not your traditional map - this impressive work of art is the ‘Spiegazione della Carta Istorica dell’Italia’ by Girolamo Martignoni in 1721. Girolamo’s work in cartography offered some of the first systematic visualisations of the linear ‘stream-of-time’ metaphor.

Certainly not your traditional map – this impressive work of art is the ‘Spiegazione della Carta Istorica dell’Italia’ by Girolamo Martignoni in 1721. Girolamo’s work in cartography offered some of the first systematic visualisations of the linear ‘stream-of-time’ metaphor.


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