Auction 103, Lot 689

"Collecting Old Maps", Manasek, F.J.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1998 (published)

Publication: Terra Nova Press


9 x 11.5 inches
22.9 x 29.2 cm

A recent, major reference work for those seriously interested in starting a map collection. In the preface, the author states that he is writing for people who wish to assemble collectable maps, and that he therefore uses maps that are available and not too expensive as his examples. With many illustrations, in black-and-white and eight in color. Valuable information for the novice collector as well as long time serious collector. First edition, signed by author.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $70

Closed on 6/11/2003