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Auction 173, Lot 474


"Atlas of Columbus and the Great Discoveries", Nebenzahl, Kenneth

Subject: References

Period: 1990 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.3 x 14.8 inches
28.7 x 37.6 cm

This wonderful reference illustrates a selection of the most significant materials of the period, beginning with the world as known to Europeans before Columbus' first voyage. More than 100 color illustrations depict maps by Ptolemy, Pizzagano, Martellus, Waldseemuller, Mercator, Hondius, and others. 168 pp., with index & bibliography. Published by Rand McNally. Hardbound in blue cloth with title in gilt and illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Contents and covers are near fine, with just a hint of toning along the edges of the pages.

Estimate: $25 - $40

Sold for: $160

Closed on 6/5/2019