Catalog Archive
Auction 95, Lot 456

"Cartographic Curiosities", Hill, Gillian

Subject: Cartographic References

Period: 1978 (published)

Publication: The British Museum Publications


9.7 x 7.5 inches
24.6 x 19.1 cm

Eminently readable and interesting study of curiosities such as imaginative animals, satirical, decorative, myths, puzzles, and propaganda appearing on antique maps. Based on an exhibition at the British Library Map Library in April 1978. 63 pages and 75 b/w illustrations.


Condition: A

Laminated paper covers.

Estimate: $25 - $30

Sold for: $65

Closed on 6/13/2001