Auction 90, Lot 425

"Early Maps",

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1981 (published)

Publication: Abbeville Press

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Size:
12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm

A fine reference, as well as a beautiful book. Complete with 68 full color illustrations, many foldout. Each entry includes background information on the cartographer and an explanation of the political developments and geographic discoveries or misconceptions that influenced the map's design. Illustrations are top quality. 148p, index. Green cloth with dj. Fine.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $130

Closed on 3/15/2000

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