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Auction 189, Lot 766


"Early Printed Maps of the British Isles - A Bibliography 1477-1650", Shirley, Rodney W.

Subject: References, Britain

Period: 1980 (published)


Color: Black & White

7.6 x 10 inches
19.3 x 25.4 cm
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This is the revised edition of this reference which traces the cartographic history of the British Isles from Ptolemy to Speed. It includes 670 entries and 88 black and white plates. Hardbound in dark green cloth with gilt title on spine. 188 pp. An invaluable reference for collectors of maps of the U.K.


Condition: A

Contents and covers are very good with slightly bumped corners.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $45

Closed on 9/14/2022