"A Book of Old Maps Delineating American History From the Earliest Days Down to the Close of the Revolutionary War", Fite & Freeman
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1969 (published)
Publication: Dover Publications
11 x 13.7 inches
27.9 x 34.8 cm
Reprint of the Harvard University Press edition of 1926. An excellent study of American cartographic developments in 75 selected maps made between 1474 and 1825. These maps provide a unique view of an important stage in the growth of America. Each map has an accompanying essay describing its background and historical importance. Folio, 299 pp., illustrated in b/w. Soft cover.
Creased spine, bumped and worn corners. Previous owner's bookplate on front endpaper.