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Auction 101, Lot 597

"Early Maps of North America", Lunny, Robert M.

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1961 (published)

Publication: The New Jersey Historical Society


8.8 x 9.8 inches
22.4 x 24.9 cm

Provides a concise summary of early American cartography, covering the discovery and early exploration of North America through the 18th Century, and includes historical background on some of the most important maps of North America. First edition, 48 pp., 26 full-page b/w plates. 4to, hardbound in paper-covered boards with gilt-lettered spine and front cover label.


Condition: B

Boards slightly warped with a bit of minor foxing in text.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $40

Closed on 12/4/2002