Maps and Map-making in India

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Bibliography

Works Consulted:

Aitken, Edward Hamilton. Behind the BungalowLondon : W. Thacker & co.; [etc., etc.], 1916.

Atkinson, George Francklin. Curry & Rice on Forty PlatesLondon : Day, [1860?].

Barrow, Ian J. Making History, Drawing Territory: British Mapping in India c. 1756-1905. New Delhi ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003.

Chakrabarty, Dipesh. Rethinking Working Class History : Bengal 1890-1940Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1989.

Edney, Matthew. Mapping an Empire: The Geographical Construction of India, 1765-1843. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997.

Fay, Eliza. Original Letters from India (1779-1815)New York : Harcourt, Brace and Company, [c1925].

Gole, Susan. India Within the Ganges. New Delhi : Jayaprints, 1983.

Kipling, Rudyard. Kim. Mattituck, NY, 198-.

Ramaswamy, Sumathi. “Maps and Mother Goddesses in Modern India,” Imago Mundi, v. 53 (2001), p. 97-114.

Ramaswamy, Sumathi. The Goddess and the Nation: Mapping Mother IndiaDurham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2010.

Tooley’s Dictionary of Mapmakers, Rev. ed. Scott, Valerie, ed. Riverside, CT : Early World Press, 2004.

Wilford, John Noble. The MapmakersNew York : Knopf, 1981.


Other Maps Featured in the Physical Exhibit:

A Bengal Atlas: containing maps of the theatre of war and commerce on that side of Hindostan, 1781

A Historical Atlas of South Asia, 1992

"Asiae X" from Orbis antiqvi tabvlae geographicae secundum Cl. Ptolemaevm, cum indice philologico absolutissimo omnium locorum, montium, fluminum, &c. in tabulis occurrentium, situm, nomina recentiora, & alia eò pertinentia, lineis per ipsas ductis, accuratissime indicante; in vsvm geographiae veteris stvdiosorvm, 1730

Atlas Vallard, 2008

Maps of Mughal India, 1988

Peninsula Indiae citra Gangem hoc est orae celeberrimae Malabar et Coromandel: cum adjacente insula non minus celebratissima Ceylon, 1733

School Atlas, 1961

South Asia, with Afghanistan and Burma, 1984

South Asia, with Afghanistan and Myanmar, 1997

Théâtre de la guerre dans l'Inde sur la coste de Coromandel, 1770