Auction 96, Lot 587

"Five Centuries of Map Printing", Woodward, David

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1975 (published)

Publication: University of Chicago Press


8.7 x 11.2 inches
22.1 x 28.4 cm

A series of essays compiled and edited by Woodward. These essays stem from lectures comprising the Third Series of Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., Lectures in the History of Cartography at the Newberry Library (1972). The authors, all renowned in the field of cartography, provide an excellent treatise of the various printing techniques used in map making, from woodcut to offset lithography. 177 pp, color frontispiece & 37 monochrome illustrations. Hard bound in library buckram.


Condition: B

Missing dj, water stains on cover not effecting contents.

Estimate: $35 - $45

Sold for: $0

Closed on 9/12/2001