Auction 171, Lot 791

"The Mapping of North America - A List of Printed Maps 1511-1670", Burden, Philip D.

Subject: References, North America

Period: 1996 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
10.5 x 14.3 inches
26.7 x 36.3 cm

An indispensable cartographic reference work for North American maps. Each of the 410 maps is discussed in great detail with a description of both its publication and background history, including those of the cartographers and publishers. All maps are illustrated (11 in full color). 568 pp., hardbound maroon cloth with dust jacket.

References:

Condition: B+

The text block is a little loose, as is common with this edition, and there is soiling and a tear on the spine of the dust jacket.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/6/2019

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