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Auction 181, Lot 761

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

Subject: References, North America

Period: 1996 (published)


Color: Printed Color

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 pages, hardbound in maroon cloth with gilt titling and illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Like new, with a minor crack in the text block as is common with this edition, and some light soiling on the dust jacket.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $180

Closed on 2/10/2021