"The Mapping of North America - A List of Printed Maps 1511-1670", Burden, Philip D.
Period: 1996 (published)
Color: Printed Color
10.5 x 14.3 inches
26.7 x 36.3 cm
An indispensable cartographic reference work for North American maps. Each of the 410 maps is discussed in great detail with a description of both its publication and background history, including those of the cartographers and publishers. All maps are illustrated (11 in full color). 568 pp., hardbound red buckram, with dust jacket.
The interior is clean and bright, although the binding is coming a bit loose. The dust jacket has some sunning and tears along the fore-edges.