The personal claim of walter map, even if disproved, would not carry the English claim with it in its fall.
All external evidence points to walter map; no internal evidence, that I have seen, seems to me really to point away from him.
The long speeches of walter map and the immense period of Margery tempt the student to exercise his agility.
Still more striking is the universality of the intellectual inquisitiveness of walter map.
walter map's work in these was, as we shall see, one of the great literary accomplishments of all time.
walter map declared the Cistercian creed to be that no man could serve God without mammon.
Anyhow it fell into the hands of the well-known walter map, and his exhaustless energy and invention at once seized upon it.
Characteristics of the same sort are found, with much more sparkling wit, in the Latin works of walter map.
Probably even to-day the majority would name walter map as the populariser, if not the inventor, of the Grail legend.
walter map, writing between 1182 and 1189, speaks of him as over a hundred and well-nigh blind.
1520s, shortening of Middle English mapemounde "map of the world" (late 14c.), and in part from Middle French mappe, shortening of Old French mapemonde, both English and French words from Medieval Latin mappa mundi "map of the world;" first element from Latin mappa "napkin, cloth" (on which maps were drawn), "tablecloth, signal-cloth, flag," said by Quintilian to be of Punic origin (cf. Talmudic Hebrew mappa, contraction of Mishnaic menaphah "a fluttering banner, streaming cloth") + Latin mundi "of the world," from mundus "universe, world" (see mundane). Commonly used 17c. in a figurative sense of "epitome; detailed representation." To put (something) on the map "bring it to wide attention" is from 1913.
1580s, from map (n.). Related: Mapped, mapping. To map (something) out in the figurative sense is from 1610s.
The human face.
A genetic map.
To make a map of.
To locate a gene or DNA sequence in a specific region of a chromosome in relation to known genes or DNA sequences.