London: Carta 1969, first edition. Hardback & unclipped dust jacket in VG condition. 7.5 x 10 in., 232 pages. Alphabetical listing of antiquarian maps of Africa, by more than 100 mapmakers. The last 100 pages are full-page black-and-white reproductions of maps. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Collectors' Guide to Maps of the African ...
Publication Date: 1969
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Carta, 1969. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Some minor foxing to preliminary pages. The dustwrapper is price clipped. Seller Inventory # 005549
Book Description Carta Press, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Complete. Jacket and boards a bit edge worn and marked. Mild tanning, damp stained on page edges- not affecting the text, old tape residue marks, markings. However, it is still in good condition, tightly bound and intact. MK. Seller Inventory # 44jf
Book Description Carta Press, London UK, 1969. Condition: Good. 132 bladzijden, gevolgd door een katern met 100 -veelal paginagrote- kaarten. Seller Inventory # 147548
Book Description London, Carta Press, 1969. 132 pp and 100 plates - cloth, dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 57569
Book Description Publisher Not Specified, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Includes dust jacket. Slight shelfwear to the dust jacket. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Seller Inventory # mon0008114796
Book Description (London: Carta Press, 1969) 0904041123, 1969. Small 4to; original red cloth; lettered in gilt on spine; laminated pictorial dustwrapper; pp. xvi + 132 + (100); text illustrations; a few colour map plates; one hundred map plates in monochrome. Ex-library copy, with label remnant, stamp, and earlier owner's bookplate to front free endpaper; code to copyright page; edges of dustwrapper very slightly curled; trace of spotting to top edge. Very good condition. "In this book Mr. Tooley lists and describes nearly 500 maps in such detail as to facilitate identification. He gives the full title, maker's name - often a short biography - size, date, edition and re-issue, significant internal changes and variations. In addition, as an indispensable visual aid to identification the book contains more than 100 full-page reproductions of maps, six in full colour. The Introduction discusses many aspects of map production of considerable value to the collector. . Not only collectors, but librarians and booksellers will find COLLECTORS' GUIDE TO MAPS OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENT AND SOUTHERN AFRICA an essential reference work of permanent value.". Seller Inventory # 10953
Book Description Carta Press 1969, 1969. Condition: Very Good condition. First edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth, with author, title etc. in gilt to spine. Coloured map of south Africa by Blaeu, 1635 as frontispiece. The author lists and describes nearly 500 maps in some detail to facilitate true identification. Early mapsellers commonly altered plates to improve sales. More than 100 full page reproductions, six in full colour, and a section on processes involved in creating a map. Book very good plus, with sharp square corners, and bright and clean throughout, including edges. Dust jacket has one 40 mm. and three very short simple tears internally repaired with document tape. Size 255 x 185 x 26 mm. Very Good condition 132 pages text, rest maps. Seller Inventory # D3077
Book Description London, 1969. XVI, 132 pp. 36 ills & 100 plates (some col). Hardcover, d./j. Seller Inventory # 91978
Book Description London: Carta Press, 1969. 8vo, 24.7cm. Pp. xvi,132, 5 colour plates, 100 black & white plates, 18 illustr. in text, index. Hardbound, orig. boards in pict. dust-jacket. Very little edge wear to jacket, fine otherwise. Seller Inventory # 12885
Book Description London, Publisher: Carta Press., 1969. Original publisher's green paper-covered boards, gilt lettering spine. pictorial black dustjacket, small 4to: coloured frontispiece, illustrated title-page, xvi, 132pp., pp., introductory essay, chronology, ca. 500 maps described [100 depicted mostly page-large] - with notes & references, index. Very fine copy. Seller Inventory # 157956