American Maps and Mapmakers. Commercial Cartography in the Nineteenth Century
Place Published: Detroit, Michigan
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
Date Published: 1986
Description: Hardcover oblong 8vo, 488p., hard cover. Mint condition and still in original wrapping. Light brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine with orange dust jacket and black lettering on spine.
Comments: Excellent reference book about the history of American map publishing and the nuances of each firm. Helpful technical details make this book essential for anyone interested in the history of map making.Edition: Second
Book ID: 249018