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Auction 172, Lot 737

"The Mapping of America", Schwartz & Ehrenberg

Subject: References

Period: 1980 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.8 x 10.9 inches
30 x 27.7 cm
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A significant reference book that presents a detailed, analytic history of the mapping of North America, emphasizing the area that comprises the United States. Two major periods are covered; the first extending from 1500 to 1800 and the second from 1800 to the present. Illustrated with 223 plates, 84 in full color, 363 pages, index. Hardbound in white cloth with illustrated dust jacket. An often quoted reference work. This example is signed by Schwartz.


Condition: B+

Contents are very good. Covers have a hint of light soiling along the edges. Dust jacket has light soiling.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 4/17/2019