Auction 165, Lot 801

"Les Atlas Francais XVIe-XVIIe Siecles Repertoire Bibliographique et Etude",

Subject: References

Period: 1984 (published)


Color: Black & White

8.5 x 12.1 inches
21.6 x 30.7 cm

Mireille Pastoureau's comprehensive reference covers French atlases of the 16th and 17th centuries. Nicolas de Fer, Duval, Jaillot, Manesson-Mallet, Nolin, Sanson, and Tassin are among the cartographers covered in this epochal work. Text is in French, but the bibliography is navigable whether or not you can read the language. An indispensable reference for collectors interested in French cartographers. Hardbound in blue faux-leather with gilt titles on cover and spine. 695 pages.


Condition: A

Contents tight. Bottom edges are bumped.

Estimate: $650 - $800

Sold for: $500

Closed on 11/15/2017