Auction 96, Lot 611

"Blaeu's The Grand Atlas of the 17th-Century World", Goss, John

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1997 (published)

Publication: Studio Editions


15 x 11.5 inches
38.1 x 29.2 cm

Published in cooperation with the Royal Geographical Society. The book, with 100 beautifully reproduced colored maps, is a continuation of the effort by the RGS to reproduce important cartographic items for wide public access. Each map is accompanied by an extensive caption written by Goss. A treasure trove of information and illustrations. Hard bound in buckram with gilt spine, dust jacket, 224 pp.


Condition: A+

Dustjacket rubbed.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/12/2001