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Auction 101, Lot 601

"Antique Maps of Europe, the Americas, West Indies, Australasia, Africa, the Orient", Gohm, Douglas

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1972 (published)

Publication: Octopus Books


9.8 x 13 inches
24.9 x 33 cm
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Fine overview of antique maps with brief biographies of major cartographers. Covers a very wide selections of maps from the 15th to the 19th centuries. 128 pp., nearly 170 illustrations, 65 in full color. First edition, London Issue. Hard bound in rust cloth with gold title and decoration on cover, with dustjacket.


Condition: B

Minor shelf wear. Top of spine bumped. Dustjacket has 1-inch tear with some paper loss.

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $35

Closed on 12/4/2002