"Investing in Maps", Baynton-Williams, Roger
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1969 (published)
Publication: Barrie & Rockliff The Cresset Press
8.2 x 12 inches
20.8 x 30.5 cm
A comprehensive guide, discussing the range of maps that can be found on the market and approximate indications of their values, with descriptions of the methods by which they were made, and the men who made them. While the market values are now quite outdated, the book provides an excellent overview of the various factors affecting value. 160 pp., 16 full-page color reproductions and many other b/w illustrations. Hardbound in blue cloth gold titling on spine, with dust jacket.
Minor shelf wear. Price clipped from dust jacket.