"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
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.
Some small tears and wear to dust jacket.