Auction 135, Lot 795

"Maps of Famous Cartographers Depicting North America", Karpinsky, Louis C.

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1977 (published)

Publication: Meridian Publishing Co.

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Size:
7 x 9 inches
17.8 x 22.9 cm

Important bibliography of the printed maps of Michigan 1804-1880. This 539 page work provides a comprehensive historical perspective of the mapping of the Great Lakes and Michigan. Second edition, unchanged reprint of the 1931 edition. Includes a series of over a hundred reproductions of maps. Hard bound in blue cloth, with title in gold on front cover and spine, with pictorial dust jacket.

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Condition: A

Slight shelf wear with a couple of tears on the dust jacket.

Estimate: $180 - $240

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/16/2011

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