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Auction 195, Lot 850

Complete 44-Isssue Run of Mercator's World

"[Lot of 44] Mercator's World The Magazine of Maps, Atlases, Globes and Charts",

Subject: References, Magazines

Period: 1996-2003 (published)


Color: Printed Color

8.5 x 10.9 inches
21.6 x 27.7 cm
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Mercator's World magazine was founded by Edward Aster and published 44 issues from 1996-2003. The publication is an authoritative reference resource with many articles and illustrations covering a wide range of topics about antique maps, mapmakers, and exploration as well as modern mapmaking. This lot includes the entire 44 issue series. The first volume is housed in its own original elegant faux-leather red slipcase, with "Mercator's World" in gilt on the spine.


Condition: A

Magazines are in very good condition overall, with occasional minor shelf wear. Slipcase has a minor scratch.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Sold for: $300

Closed on 11/15/2023