Catalog Archive
Auction 89, Lot 386

"Willem Jansz. Blaeu - A Biography and History of his Work as a Cartographer and Publisher",

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1973 (published)

Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd. (publisher)


6.2 x 8.7 inches
15.7 x 22.1 cm
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A detailed biography with information on his globe production, publications on navigation, and non cartographic works, in addition to the map-making for which he is best known. 164pp with many illustrations including several rare works. Hardbound in buckram with dust jacket. Dj worn, else fine.


Condition: A

Estimate: $35 - $45

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/8/1999