"Old Maps & Globes", Lister, Raymond
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1979 (published)
Publication: Bell & Hyman
Color: Black & White
7.7 x 10 inches
19.6 x 25.4 cm
An excellent resource for the map researcher and collector. It outlines the history of maps and charts, map production and how to date maps and documents using watermarks. Includes a section on globes and armillary spheres, as well as a most useful biographical list of cartographers, engravers, printers and publishers from 1500-1850. 256 pp., 59 plates. Hardbound in red cloth and illustrated dust jacket. Revised edition.
Book fine, dustjacket with some very mild shelf wear.