Lot 324: 2 Books: Shirley, ...WORLD + Ptolemy, COSMOGRAPHIA
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Map Reference/Atlas Facsimile] 2 Titles. ++ Rodney W Shirley. THE MAPPING OF THE WORLD: Early Printed World Maps 1472-1700. Lon: Holland Press, (cprt 1983), (acknowledgements page at end of volume January 1984). 4to. Cloth; near fine in near fine dj. ++ Claudius Ptolemaeus. COSMOGRAPHIA: Roma 1478. Cleveland/NY: World Publishing/ Amst: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1966. From Second Series, Volume VI of: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum: A Series of Atlases in Facsimile. Folio. Cloth, very good, minor dampstains to rear cover, slight sunning, tear to lower margin of title. Lacking dj. 13.0 Lb.