Auction 97, Lot 619

"The Atlas of Atlases - The Map Maker's Vision of the World", Allen, Phillip

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1992 (published)

Publication: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.


10.8 x 12.4 inches
27.4 x 31.5 cm

In more than 350 full- color illustrations, this book reproduces some of the most stunning and important maps from five centuries of atlases, accompanied by insightful commentaries. Here are lavishly illustrated atlases and maps from The Cadbury Collection at the Birmingham Central Library, that show history in the making. Hard bound in brown simulated leather with dj. 160 pages.


Condition: A+

Slight shelf wear on dj.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/5/2001