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Auction 179, Lot 888


"The Mapping of the American Southwest", Reinhartz/Colley

Subject: References; Southwestern United States

Period: 1988 (published)


Color: Printed Color

7.4 x 10.4 inches
18.8 x 26.4 cm
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A very interesting documentation of the history of the different phases of Spanish and French mapmaking of the region with special attention paid to the disputes of boundaries and the various inaccuracies sometimes published as fact. Wonderfully illustrated with 22 uncolored and 7 colored plates. 8vo, hardbound with decorative gilt on cover and gilt title on spine, with illustrated dust jacket. 83 pp.


Condition: A

Contents and covers are clean and tight, with a touch of shelf wear to the dust jacket.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/16/2020