Auction 165, Lot 808

"Early Printed Maps of Canada I. 1540-1703", Kershaw, Kenneth A.

Subject: References

Period: 1993 (published)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
8.8 x 11.4 inches
22.4 x 29 cm

A great reference for identifying, attributing and dating early maps of Canada. The 321 entries are profusely illustrated and the entries are well documented. First in a four-volume series - this volume begins with Munster's map of the Americas and concludes with the numerous states of Delisle's 1703 map of Canada and the maps of Lahontan. Hardbound in red buckram with gilt titles on cover and spine and an illustrated dust jacket.

References:

Condition: A

Contents tight. There is some minor shelf wear on the dust jacket.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $80

Closed on 11/15/2017

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