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Auction 100, Lot 618

"Facsimile-Atlas to the Early History of Cartography with Reproductions of the Most Important Maps Printed in the XV and XVI Centuries", Nordenskiold, Nils Adolf E.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1973 (published)

Publication: Dover Publications


11 x 16 inches
27.9 x 40.6 cm

Reprint of this highly important and useful work, which was the first systematic approach to the study of cartographic history. Reproduces 169 of the most important maps printed before 1600, including the complete 1400 edition of Ptolemy. This is a wonderful reference atlas of significant maps. 141 pp., plus 102 plates. Soft cover.


Condition: B

Previous owner's name written on front cover. Minor shelf wear.

Estimate: $70 - $100

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/12/2002