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Auction 100, Lot 634

"The Mapping of America", Schwartz & Ehrenberg

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 2001 (published)

Publication: Wellfleet Press


11.5 x 11 inches
29.2 x 27.9 cm

An essential reference that presents a detailed, analytic history of the mapping of North America, emphasizing the area that comprises the United States. Two major periods are covered; the first extending from 1500 to 1800, and the second from 1800 to the present. 363 pp., index, 223 maps, 84 reproduced in full-color, 354 illustrations altogether. Reprint of the 1980 edition. Hardbound in green cloth with illustrated dustjacket. An often quoted reference work.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/12/2002