"The Mapping of the World - Early Printed World Maps 1472-1700", Shirley, Rodney W.
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1984 (published)
Publication: The Holland Press Ltd.
10 x 13.5 inches
25.4 x 34.3 cm
The standard reference work on World maps. 18 color-plates and hundreds of B&W illustrations, each with a comprehensive description and carto-bibliography. 699 pp, extensive index and appendices. Hard bound in red cloth with gilt and black titling at spine. In dust jacket and slip-case. An absolutely essential reference work.
Like new, appears never to have been opened.