Auction 102, Lot 615

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

Subject: Reference

Period: 1972 (published)

Publication: Octopus Books

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Size:
9.5 x 13 inches
24.1 x 33 cm

Fine overview of antique maps with brief biographies of major cartographers. This book includes a very wide selection of maps covering a 300-year period of history drawn from Europe, the Americas, the Pacific and from Asia. Nearly 170 illustrations, 65 in full color, 128 pp., illustrated endpapers. Hard bound in rust cloth with gold title and decoration on cover, with dust jacket.

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Condition: A

Edges slightly bumped.

Estimate: $35 - $45

Sold for: $35

Closed on 3/5/2003

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