Auction 97, Lot 615

"Antique Maps and Charts", Humphreys, A.L.

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1989 (published)

Publication: Dorset Press


11.2 x 12 inches
28.4 x 30.5 cm

Originally published as "Old Decorative Maps and Charts" in 1929, this reprint includes an introduction by Jonathan Potter. Spanning 300 years of researched works compiled by A.G.H. Macpherson, Humphrey's running commentary contains factual evidence, background information and legends regarding antique maps and map-making. 32 full color and 62 B & W illustrations, 191 pages. Hard bound navy blue boards and spine, dust jacket.


Condition: A+

Dustjacket protected by clear sleeve. A mint example.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $65

Closed on 12/5/2001