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Auction 159, Lot 779

"Maps of Famous Cartographers Depicting North America - An Historical Atlas of the Great Lakes and Michigan, with Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan to 1880", Karpinski, Louis C.

Subject: References

Period: 1977 (published)


Color: Black & White

6.3 x 9.2 inches
16 x 23.4 cm
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Important bibliography of the printed maps of Michigan 1804-1880. This 539 page work provides a comprehensive historical perspective of the mapping of the Great Lakes and Michigan. Second edition, unchanged reprint of the 1931 edition. Includes a series of over a hundred reproductions of maps. Hard bound in blue cloth, with gilt titles on front cover and spine and a pictorial dust jacket protected by Mylar.


Condition: A

Contents fine with minor shelf wear. There is a small chip on the back of the dust jacket.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/14/2016