Auction 137, Lot 941

"The Mapping of Ohio: The Delineation of the State of Ohio Through the Use of Manuscript Maps…",

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1977 (published)


Color: Black & White

9 x 12 inches
22.9 x 30.5 cm

Smith's book reveals the evolution of maps and mapmaking in the state. Starting with the earliest sketches of the French, the book demonstrates how other cartographers viewed the area and filled in the gaps with additional information. More than eighty plates were used to document this evolution. 252 pp. with numerous illustrations. Hardbound with gilt printed maroon cloth and patterned paper boards with dust jacket.


Condition: A

Contents are tight and clean. Edges are slightly bumped and the dust jacket shows slight wear.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 9/14/2011