Auction 103, Lot 680

"Atlas of Columbus and the Great Discoveries", Nebenzahl, Kenneth

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1990 (published)

Publication: Rand McNally


11.3 x 14.8 inches
28.7 x 37.6 cm

Celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Discovery of America, this book illustrates a selection of the most significant materials of the period, beginning with the world as known to Europeans before Columbus's first voyage. Over 100 color illustrations depicting maps by Ptolemy, Pizzagano, Martellus, Waldseemuller, Mercator, Hondius and others. 168 pp., with index & bibliography. Hardbound in blue cloth with title in gilt and illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A+

Dust jacket slightly worn.

Estimate: $50 - $60


Closed on 6/11/2003