Catalog Archive
Auction 100, Lot 622

"Indian Maps and Plans from earliest times to the advent of European surveys", Gole, Susan

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1989 (published)

Publication: Manohar Publications


9 x 11.2 inches
22.9 x 28.4 cm

This is the first book to deal exclusively with Indian maps and plans made with no European influence. The maps covered range in date from a possible cosmography in a Mesolithic cave to the present day, all in a distinctly Indian style. Profusely illustrated with 122 maps, many in color. Quarto, 207 pp. Hardcover with dustjacket.


Condition: A

Slight shelf wear at corners. Stamp on front endpaper of book seller in New Delhi.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $0

Closed on 9/12/2002