Auction 96, Lot 592

"Early Maps", Campbell, Tony

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1981 (published)

Publication: Abbeville Press


12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm

A great reference, as well as a beautiful book. Complete with 68 full color illustrations, many foldout. Each entry includes background information on the cartographer and an explanation of the political developments and geographic discoveries or misconceptions that influenced the map's design. Illustrations are top quality, with several huge foldout maps in full color. 148pp, index. Green cloth, embossed title, gilt spine, dustjacket. First printing.


Condition: A

Very minor shelfwear to dustjacket

Estimate: $70 - $80

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/12/2001