Auction 96, Lot 586

"America Explored - A Cartographic History of the Exploration of North America", Johnson, Adrian

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1974 (published)

Publication: The Viking Press


10 x 13.5 inches
25.4 x 34.3 cm

A richly illustrated history of the discovery and exploration of North America from the voyages of the Vikings, through the Age of Discovery, to the expeditions to the West. First edition, 254pp with more than 350 illustrations, both maps and engravings, several in color. Hard bound in simulated brown leather with gilt title and spine.


Condition: A

Dust jacket with small tears and creases, in protective sleeve. Inscription on flyleaf.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $65

Closed on 9/12/2001