Auction 96, Lot 609

"Virginia Cartography - A Bibliographical Description", Phillips, P. Lee

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1995 (published)

Publication: Arbor Libri Press


6.2 x 9.7 inches
15.7 x 24.6 cm

Reprint from the original publication of 1896 by the first Superintendent of Maps with the Library of Congress. This bibliographic monograph contains lengthy descriptions of some 200 maps of Virginia, one of the earliest Europeanized regions of America. The list begins with White's map of 1585 and ends with the Rand McNally map of 1893. 85 pages, hardbound in library buckram.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $20 - $30

Sold for: $10

Closed on 9/12/2001