Catalog Archive
Auction 164, Lot 812


"Blaeu's The Grand Atlas of the 17th-Century World", Goss, John

Subject: References

Period: 1991 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.4 x 15.3 inches
29 x 38.9 cm

This book, with 100 beautifully reproduced colored maps, is a continuation of the effort by the Royal Geographical Society to reproduce important cartographic items for wide public access. Each map is accompanied by an extensive caption written by Goss. A treasure trove of information and illustrations. 224 pages, folio, hardbound in blue cloth with gilt spine and illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Contents like new. The bottom corner of the front cover is slightly bumped, and the dust jacket has minor shelf wear.

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 9/13/2017