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Newsletter No 23

Titles of articles

Exploring places with maps

  • Nederlands Scheepvaartmuseum, Amsterdam

Looks at books

  • Everest — The man and the mountain, J. R. Smith
  • Itineraria — Letteratura di viaggio e conoscenza del mondo dall'Antichità al Rinascimento, Vol. 2
  • L'aventure cartographique, Jean Lefort

Map of the Season

  • Plan de la Ville de Bruxelles et de ses environs, A map of Brussels edited by Vandermaelen, ca 1838

Pictures at an Exhibition

  • Blauwdruk België - Blue print for Belgium,


  • The Belgian contribution to the measurement of the 30th meridian arc in Africa
  • The Mythical Mountains of Kong