Auction 148, Lot 827

"Norwich's Maps of Africa an Illustrated and Annotated Carto-bibliography", Norwich, Oscar I.

Subject: Reference Books

Period: 1997 (published)


Color: Printed Color

8.6 x 11.3 inches
21.8 x 28.7 cm

This great reference was written by one of the leading collectors of the maps of Africa. The book comprises an in-depth look at the continent from the beginning of the Age of Exploration to modern times. Both maps of the African continent as a whole, as well as regional maps of Africa are catalogued. Second edition, revised and edited by Jeffrey C. Stone. 408 pages filled with illustrations, some colored, covering 345 maps. Hardbound in red cloth with illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A+

Brand new in publisher's shrink wrap.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $70

Closed on 2/19/2014