"Early Maps", Campbell, Tony
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1981 (published)
Publication: Abbeville Press
12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm
A great 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, with several huge fold-out maps in full color. 148pp, index. Green cloth, embossed title, gilt spine, dustjacket.
First printing. As new condition.