Edward Quin’s Historical Atlas

Maps are metaphors.


Historical Atlas

In A Series Of Maps

Of The World As Known At Different Periods;

Constructed Upon An Uniform Scale, And

Coloured According To The Political Changes Of Each Period



The Empire of Cyrus the Great


At the time of the Death of Constantine.


The Empire of Kublai Khan


I love the David Rumsey Map Collection – this find is via a tweet from @bibliodyssey. Any map series that references the Massegetae and Sogdiana is a good one.