Auction 100, Lot 615

"Landmarks of Mapmaking; An Illustrated Survey of Maps and Mapmakers", Bricker, Charles

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1968 (published)

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11 x 16 inches
27.9 x 40.6 cm

Preface by Gerald Roe Crone with maps chosen by R. V. Tooley. 276 pp., over 350 illus., including maps, portraits, title pages and reproductions from early sources, 14 color folding maps, bibliography, and index. A standard reference and a beautifully produced and illustrated work covering the development of cartography, the exploration and mapping of Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas and Australia. Hardbound in brown cloth, gilt lettering, dustjacket.

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Condition: A

Bookplate on inside front cover. Wear and staining to dj. Contents fine.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $110

Closed on 9/12/2002

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