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Auction 101, Lot 604

"Atlas of Columbus and the Great Discoveries", Nebenzahl, Kenneth

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1990 (published)

Publication: Rand McNally (publ.)


11.3 x 14.8 inches
28.7 x 37.6 cm
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Celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Discovery of America. A selection of the most significant materials of the period, beginning with the world as known to Europeans before Columbus's first voyage. Over 100 color illustrations depicting maps by Ptolemy, Pizzagano, Martellus, Waldseemuller, Mercator, Hondius and others. First printing of a very nice reference work. 167 pp., index & bibliography. Hard bound in blue cloth with title in gilt and dustjacket.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $55

Closed on 12/4/2002