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Auction 144, Lot 302

"Blaeu's The Grand Atlas of the 17th-Century World", Goss, John

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1990 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.5 x 15.2 inches
29.2 x 38.6 cm
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The book, with 100 beautifully reproduced colored maps, is a continuation of the effort by the Royal Geographical Society to reproduce important cartographic items for wide public access. Each map is accompanied by an extensive caption written by Goss. A treasure trove of information and illustrations. 224 pages, folio (11"x15"), hardbound in blue cloth with gilt spine and illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Some small tears and wear to dust jacket.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $110

Closed on 4/3/2013