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Auction 98, Lot 520

"Five Centuries of Map Printing", Woodward, David

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1975 (published)

Publication: University of Chicago Press


8.75 x 11.25 inches
22.2 x 28.6 cm
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Six essays from the Third Series of Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr., Lectures in the History of Cartography at the Newberry Library held in 1972. The authors, all renowned in the field of cartography, provide an excellent treatise of the various printing techniques used in map making, from woodcut to offset lithography. 177 pp, color frontispiece & 37 monochrome illustrations. Hard bound in library buckram.


Condition: B

Discard stamped on endpaper. Library stamp on title page and top edge.

Estimate: $45 - $60

Sold for: $75

Closed on 3/6/2002