Auction 111, Lot 780

"The Southeast in Early Maps with an Annotated Check List of Printed and Manuscript Regional and Local Maps of Southeastern North America during the Colonial Period", Cumming, William P.

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1962 (published)

Publication: The University of North Carolina Press

Color: Black & White

9 x 11.2 inches
22.9 x 28.4 cm

The definitive cartographic reference for maps of the Colonial Southeast. It is a comprehensive study of the historical cartography of the southeast region of the North American continent before the American Revolution. With an annotated checklist of printed and manuscript regional and local maps detailing 450 maps issued between 1507 and 1773, 67 illustrations, chronological title list of maps, index, and supplement. 284 pp. Second edition. Hardbound in beige linen with gilt lettering on spine.


Condition: A

Clean, bright copy. A little soiling at bottom edge.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/8/2005