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Auction 165, Lot 793

"The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800", Wagner, Henry R.

Subject: References

Period: 1968 (published)


Color: Black & White

9.1 x 11.2 inches
23.1 x 28.4 cm
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A valuable reference to the maps of the Pacific Northwest. Volume 1 contains the historical survey of the cartography together with facsimiles of maps. Volume 2 contains a list of the maps with physical descriptions, notes and location of the original of each map, as well as an index and bibliography. Includes reproductions of 40 maps, 12 of which are folding, 543 pages. Reprint of the 1937 first edition by N. Israel. Two volumes bound in one, 4to. Hardbound in buckram.


Condition: B+

Contents are very good with some extraneous creasing in the corners of some pages. The hinges are starting and the covers have light shelf wear.

Estimate: $350 - $425


Closed on 11/15/2017