Mar 09 2017

Eleanor Lutz’s Goddesses of Venus

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryEleanor Lutz’s Goddesses of Venus

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Last year Eleanor Lutz published a medieval map of Mars that, while not strictly medieval in style, was a magnificent application of an ostensibly old aesthetic to a very modern map subject. Now she’s produced a sequel: The Goddesses of Venus is an annotated map that explores the etymological origins of each of Venus’s features, nearly all of … Continue reading "Eleanor Lutz’s Goddesses of Venus"