Auction 160, Lot 844


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

Subject: References

Period: 1997 (published)


Color: Printed Color

8.8 x 11.4 inches
22.4 x 29 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

Contents fine and covers near fine with very minor wear. There is slight wear and a couple short tears to the dust jacket.

Estimate: $95 - $120

Sold for: $32

Closed on 11/16/2016