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Auction 106, Lot 660

"Art and Cartography Six Historical Essays", Woodward, David

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1987 (published)



8.7 x 11.2 inches
22.1 x 28.4 cm
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First edition of this seminal reference work that links art and cartography in a very readable fashion. Includes section on Dutch mapmakers of the 17th century and historical uses of color in cartography. Six essays from the Kenneth Nebenzahl Lectures in the History of Cartography at Newberry Library. Hardbound with pictorial dust jacket, 249 pages with numerous illustrations (some color) and extensive notes and index.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $65 - $75

Sold for: $55

Closed on 3/3/2004