Auction 96, Lot 604

"The Atlas of Atlases", Allen, Phillip

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1992 (published)

Publication: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.


10.8 x 12.4 inches
27.4 x 31.5 cm

In more than 350 full color illustrations, this book reproduces some of the most stunning and important maps from five centuries of atlases, accompanied by insightful commentaries. Here are lavishly illustrated atlases and maps from The Cadbury Collection, Birmingham Central Library, which show history in the making with other images to further enhance the text. First edition. Hard bound, dj, 160 pages.


Condition: A

Dusjacket worn, very minor shelf wear to book.

Estimate: $70 - $80

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/12/2001