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Auction 138, Lot 935

First Edition

"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: 1958 (published)


Color: Black & White

9 x 11.3 inches
22.9 x 28.7 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. ix, 275 pages. Contains 67 illustrations, descriptions of maps, a chronological title list of maps, an index, and a supplement with additional maps. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on the spine and dust jacket.


Condition: A

Covers are lightly worn and dust jacket is sunned.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/7/2011