• (London): Transworld Publishers Ltd., (1971).
  • 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers.
  • 160 pages
  • ISBN: none

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 126845

Reprint of the 1969 first edition. The first comprehensive guide for beginners and new collectors, it describes in detail the methods by which the maps were made, and the men who made them. A special feature includes an index and guide to map makers, engravers, and publishers. Sixteen pages of color reproductions and black and white illustrations throughout., showing the development of antique maps between 1540 and 1850.