Auction 104, Lot 729

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

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1966 (published)

Publication: Spring Books (publisher)


9.6 x 12.4 inches
24.4 x 31.5 cm

Second impression, this being a revised edition of "Old Decorative Maps and Charts" by A.L. Humphreys with 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. Hard bound in blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine.


Condition: A

Dust jacket slightly stained, now in protective Mylar cover.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/10/2003