Auction 96, Lot 613

"Collecting Old Maps", Manasek, F.J.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1998

Publication: Terra Nova Press


9 x 11.5 inches
22.9 x 29.2 cm

First edition. A recent, major reference work for those seriously interested in starting a map collection. In the preface, the author states that he is writing for people who wish to collect collectable maps, and that he therefore uses maps that are available and not too expensive as his examples. With many illustrations, in black-and-white and eight in color. Valuable information for the novice collector as well as long time serious collector.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $40

Closed on 9/12/2001