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  • n. The love of maps.
  • n. The love of cigarette cards, trade cards, post cards, etc.


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  • These uneven accounts—some amusing, others yawn-inducing—are linked by the recurring theme of map obsession, or "cartophilia," as Mr. Jennings calls it.

    Lost in a Good Atlas

  • I know not all of you share my cartophilia, but you have to admit these are pretty cool.

    4/30/03 Brooklyn, NY I'm so


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