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Auction 158, Lot 464

"Early Printed Maps of the British Isles - A Bibliography 1477-1650", Shirley, Rodney W.

Subject: References

Period: 1980 (published)


Color: Black & White

7.6 x 10 inches
19.3 x 25.4 cm
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This is the revised edition of this reference which traces the cartographic history of the British Isles from Ptolemy to Speed. It includes 670 entries and 88 black and white plates. Hardbound in dark green cloth with a dust jacket. 188 pp. An invaluable reference for collectors of maps of the U.K.


Condition: A

Contents and covers near fine with minor shelf wear to the spine at bottom. The dust jacket is lightly fading along the spine, and there is minor soiling and a short tear on the spine at bottom.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 6/22/2016