The Earliest Printed Maps 1472-1500: Describing the Maps Listed in Marcel Destombes’s Catalogue des Cartes Gravees Au XVe Siecle of 1952 :: Tony Campbell soon to be presented for sale on the incomparable BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: The British Library, 1987, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Colour plates ; Black & white plates; Tables; Appendix;
From the cover: This is the first book-length study devoted exclusively and in detail to the early years of western reproductive mapmaking. Where most studies in the history of mapmaking are selective, The Earliest Printed Maps is comprehensive; each one of the 222 maps k…
Very Good in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded, more so to the spine.
Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 244 pages. Index. 10½” x 8¼”.
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