Auction 169, Lot 809


"The Hammond-Harwood House - Atlas of Historical Maps of Maryland, 1608-1908",

Subject: References

Period: 1982 (published)


Color: Printed Color

14.3 x 11.3 inches
36.3 x 28.7 cm

This reference by Edward C. Papenfuse and Joseph M. Coale III traces the cartographic history of Maryland from its appearance on John Smith's 1608 Virginia map into the early twentieth century. It covers all the most notable maps of the state with an informative description to provide context for each one. The book includes 141 reproductions, 15 of which appear in full color. Hardbound in black and white cloth with an embossed insignia on the front cover and gilt titles on the spine. Also includes an illustrated dust jacket. 127 pp.


Condition: A

Contents are very good. There is minor shelf wear on covers and dust jacket.

Estimate: $20 - $30

Sold for: $42

Closed on 9/12/2018