Auction 104, Lot 735

"The Mapping of Australia and Antarctica", Tooley, R. V.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1985 (published)

Publication: Moxon Press Ltd

Color: Black & White

Size:
8 x 10.5 inches
20.3 x 26.7 cm

Important reference providing a historical account of the mapping of Australia and Antarctica showing its evolution throughout the centuries. Includes essays on the printed maps of New South Wales, Tasmania, the Dutch Period, foreign maps of Australia, the French mapping of New Zealand, history of Australian cartography, and the early mapping of Antarctica. Includes an alphabetical list of 1560 maps in the National Library of Canberra. 649 pp., 256 plates. Second, revised edition. Hardbound in green with illustrated dust jacket.

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Condition: A

Stain on top edge, else fine.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/10/2003

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