"History of Cartography", Bagrow, Leo
Subject: Cartographic Reference
Period: 1964 (dated)
7.5 x 11 inches
19.1 x 27.9 cm
Revised and enlarged by R.A. Skelton. In this fascinating book, the author examines the maps of various periods and cultures, from early antiquity to the 18th century, putting them into historical perspective by his clear account of their evolution. This important book includes a List of Cartographers, containing 1500 names, and an extensive bibliography. 312 pp, 26 color plates, 132 b/w plates, plus 76 illustrations in the text. Hardbound in beige cloth with dust jacket.
Dustjacket is torn and rubbed, price is clipped, book is excellent.