There can be few historical documents which offer the same combination of visual beauty, factual evidence and social interest as old maps. Through them we can trace the development of human knowledge about the world and the changing face of nation and city, while marveling at the delicacy of colour and ornamentation achieved by their designers and printers.
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Book Description Bracken Books, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 191pp, illustrated, bound in blue cloth, new nook in shelf worn dustwrapper; Large Quarto. Bookseller Inventory # 056870