Auction 105, Lot 653

"The Mapping of the American Southwest", Reinhartz/Colley

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1988 (published)

Publication: Texas A&M University Press

Color: Black & White

7.5 x 10.5 inches
19.1 x 26.7 cm

A collection of four essays covering the history of cartography of the Southwest; the French and Spanish discoveries of the 16th & 17th centuries, 18th century English geography by Herman Moll, U.S. Army Mapping 1848-1850, and American Atlases of the Southwest in the 19th century. Well illustrated, with 22 b/w and 7 color plates with a scholarly appendix, 83 pp. First edition, second printing. Hard bound with dust jacket.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $30

Closed on 12/3/2003