[Proj] Tobler's translation of Lambert

Karney, Charles charles.karney at sri.com
Sun Mar 6 12:09:59 EST 2011

> From: Paul B. Anderson [pbander at cavtel.net]
> Sent: Sunday, November 15, 2009 13:22
> One of the books in my personal library is:
> J. H. Lambert,
> Notes and Comments on the Composition of Terrestrial and Celestial Maps,
> Translated and Introduced by Waldo R. Tobler, 1972
> Published by the University of Michigan,
> Department of Geography
> Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
> Dr. Tobler gave me the copy I have, and I have no idea where one could
> find another.

ESRI press has reprinted this translation.  This is completely
re-typeset -- no more hand-drawn symbols, and pasted in equations.  So
even if you have the original 1972 version, you might consider buying
the new version.  See


Charles Karney <charles.karney at sri.com>
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