Auction 141, Lot 797

"[Lot of 3] Die Entwickelung der Kartographie von Amerika bis 1570 [and] The Development of the Cartography of America up to the Year 1570 [and] Baptista Agnese and American Cartography in the Sixteenth Century",

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1892-97 (published)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
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A. Die Entwickelung der Kartographie von Amerika bis 1570 by Sophus Ruge, published 1892, (7.5" x 11"). German publication that covers cartography of America until 1570. Paperback, 85 pp. and two folding maps. Condition: Pages are lightly toned and the bottom half of the back cover is missing. (B)

B. The Development of the Cartography of America up to the Year 1570 by Sophus Ruge, published 1894, (5.5" x 8.8"). This is a reduced version of the above translated into English, published by the Smithsonian Institute. 15 pp. of text and 29 pages of illustrations. Rebound in maroon plastic covers. Condition: (A)

C. Baptista Agnese and American Cartography in the Sixteenth Century by Justin Winsor, published 1897, (6.3" x 9.8"). 16 pp. of text, paperback. Condition: (A)

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Condition:

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Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $95

Closed on 9/5/2012

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