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Auction 94, Lot 479

"Explorers' Maps", Skelton, R. A.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1958 (published)

Publication: Frederick A. Praeger


7.8 x 10 inches
19.8 x 25.4 cm
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First edition. History of cartography, revealed in maps of travelers and explorers, from medieval times to the 19th century. 337pp, 219 B&W illustrations. Hard bound in gold cloth with gilt titling at spine.


Condition: A

Fine condition with minimal shelf wear. First blank cover page with torn off corner, else very good.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/7/2001