Auction 159, Lot 782


"The Mapping of America", Schwartz & Ehrenberg

Subject: References

Period: 1980 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.8 x 11 inches
30 x 27.9 cm

A significant reference book that presents a detailed, analytic history of the mapping of North America, emphasizing the area that comprises the United States. Two major periods are covered; the first extending from 1500 to 1800 and the second from 1800 to the present. Illustrated with 223 plates, 84 in full color, 363 pp., index. Hardbound in white cloth with illustrated dust jacket (11.8 x 11"). An often quoted reference work.


Condition: A

Contents are clean and bright. Back free-endpaper is creased. Dust jacket shows light wear.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $46

Closed on 9/14/2016