Auction 96, Lot 577

"British Maps and Map-Makers", Lynam, Edward

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1944 (published)

Publication: William Collins (publisher)


6.5 x 9 inches
16.5 x 22.9 cm

History of British cartography written with knowledge and enthusiasm by the Superintendent of the Map Room in the British Museum. With 8 plates in color and 28 uncolored illustrations. Second impression, Britain in Pictures Series. Hardbound, red cloth boards with white lettering and design, 48 pp, dj.


Condition: A

Minor shelf wear, original dustjacket in remarkably good condition for its age, sunned along spine. Inscription on flyleaf dated 1946.

Estimate: $20 - $25

Sold for: $70

Closed on 9/12/2001