"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
10.6 x 14.3 inches
26.9 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.
The text block is a little loose, as is common with this edition. There is minor soiling on the covers and dust jacket.