"Collecting Old Maps", Manasek, F.J.
Subject: Cartographic references
Period: 1998 (published)
Publication: Terra Nova Press
8.5 x 11.5 inches
21.6 x 29.2 cm
First edition. A recent, major reference work for those seriously interested in starting a map collection. In the preface, the author states that he is writing for people who wish to acquire collectable maps, and that he therefore uses maps that are available and not too expensive as his examples. With many illustrations, in black-and-white and eight in color. Valuable information for the novice collector as well as long-time serious collector.
Pencil signature on flyleaf.