Auction 102, Lot 622

"Early Maps", Campbell, Tony

Subject: Reference

Period: 1981 (published)

Publication: Abbeville Press

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Size:
12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm

A great reference, as well as a beautiful book. Complete with 68 full color illustrations, many foldout. Each entry includes background information on the cartographer and an explanation of the political developments and geographic discoveries or misconceptions that influenced the map's design. Illustrations are top quality, with several huge fold-out maps in full color. First printing. 148 pp., index. Green cloth, embossed title, gilt spine, dustjacket.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $140

Closed on 3/5/2003

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