Auction 96, Lot 605

"America: Early Maps of the New World", [blank]

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1992 (published)

Publication: Prestel (publisher)


11.7 x 11 inches
29.7 x 27.9 cm

Beautifully illustrated, scholarly discussion of early maps that show the New World. Many aspects of geography and cartography and how they evolved are revealed. Edited by Hans Wolff, on behalf of the Bavarian State Library. 90 splendid illustrations in color and 92 in duotone. First English edition. 192 pp. Hard bound in blue cloth with lovely illustrations.


Condition: A

Dustjacket with some light wear.

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $45

Closed on 9/12/2001