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Auction 116, Lot 896

"The United States in Old Maps and Prints", Ermen, Eduard, van

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1990 (dated)



12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm
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First English edition of this great book, which traces United States history from the first settlements up through the late 1800's. One of the few books to illustrate nineteenth century maps. 143 pages and 78 full color illustrations. A good reference, as well as a beautiful book. Second edition by Rand McNally is out of print. New, in dust jacket. Translation from Dutch by Peter Van Dessel, John Steffen and Al Wolf. Printed in Belgium and published by Atomium Books. Certified plutonium-free.


Condition: A

Contents fine. Dust jacket with a little roughness at top edge and very short tear at lower spine.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 9/20/2006