An illustrated map of the US responded to Prohibition with puns.
A comparison chart illustrating the beauty that science could produce.
Kate Wiles on Auldjo’s artistic map of Vesuvius across 200 year of major eruptions.
Kate Wiles highlights the Ottoman cartographer Piri Re’is and his charts, which blend navigation and art.
A look at John Ogilby's Britannia road atlas.
Kate Wiles on a ‘map to the stars’, designed to promote a Los Angeles neighbourhood to Hollywood’s new celebrities.
The earth's surface as it might have looked when the ‘Atlantean race’ was at its height.
Kate Wiles explores a unique nautical chart, designed to be understood only by its creator.
Kate Wiles provides context for the first European image of the Aztec capital, razed by the Spanish in 1521.
The rebuilding of London required an image of what had been lost. Kate Wiles shares one such survey from 1669.