Auction 103, Lot 659

"Decorative Printed Maps of the 15th to 18th Centuries", Skelton, R. A.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1965 (published)

Publication: Spring Books London


8.7 x 11.2 inches
22.1 x 28.4 cm

A revised edition of Old Decorative Maps and Charts by A.L. Humphreys with a new text by R.A. Skelton. Mr. Skelton was the Superintendent of the Map Room at the British Museum when he published this work. 84 images in color and B & W, 80 text pages. Hardbound in blue buckram, titled in gilt on spine with illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Dust jacket worn, contents very good.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $60

Closed on 6/11/2003