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Auction 95, Lot 445

"A Book of Old Maps Delineating American History From the Earliest Days Down to the Close of the Revolutionary War", Fite & Freeman

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1969 (published)

Publication: Dover Publications


11.1 x 13.6 inches
28.2 x 34.5 cm

Reprint of the Harvard University Press edition of 1929. An excellent study of American cartographic developments in 75 selected maps made between 1474 and 1825. These maps provide a unique view of an important stage in the growth of America. Each map has an accompanying essay describing its background and historical importance. Illustrated in b/w. Folio, soft cover, 299pp.


Condition: A

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $120

Closed on 6/13/2001