Hardcover, elephant folio, red half-leather binding with buckram boards contained in a grey boards, gilt lettering on spine, 115 colour and black & white maps, many double page. Contains the facsimile pages for the 1662 and 1654 editions. Limited edition of 500 copies this being number 422. Perfect book for the historian or the cartographer. Introduction by R. V. Tooley. N° de réf. du libraire
Language Notes: Text: English, Latin
Titre : Blaeu's Atlas of England, Scotland, Wales ...
Éditeur : London, Thames & Hudson, nd.
Description du livre Thames & Hudson Ltd 1970-05-01, 1970. Hardcover. État : Fair. Limited ed (500). 050024071X 1970 Thames & Hudson. A facsimile reprint of maps originally published by John Blaeu in 1645 and 1654. Limited to 500 copies for world-wide sale, of which this copy is hand-numbered #438. With an introduction by R.V. Tooley and 115 maps of which 5 are coloured and Blaeu's title pages in colour. This copy does not include the slipcase. This elephant folio sized hardcover volume has the typical withdrawn ex-library markings, stamps, and index card holder to the spine and endpapers; otherwise this book is in good condition for reading and reference. The text is unmarked and the binding is sturdy, although the front hinge is splitting. 100% customer satisfaction guaranteed. We process and ship orders daily, securely and with delivery confirmation. Due to the heavy and/or oversized nature of this item, Expedited or International Shipping are not available. N° de réf. du libraire OS00006
Description du livre Thames & Hudson, London, 1970. État : Fine in near fine slipcase. Limited edition. with an Introduction by R. V. Tooley and 115 Maps of Which 5 are coloured and Blaeu's title Pages in Colour. Elephant folio, unpaginated. Facsimile reprint of maps of John Blaeu of 1645 and 1654; a limited edition of 500 copies, of which this is number 242. Brown cloth covers, half red leather, with gilt rules, and gilt title on red spine. In a custom gray slipcase with dark brown edges; very good condition. Internally immaculate. Tooley states in the introduction, "known as the foremost mapmakers of their time, their fame was not confined to their native country of Holland, but reached into most of the cultured and leisured circles of Europe and even further, sumptuous examples of their atlases being sent as princely gifts to oriental potentates and ministers, as a symbol of the Republic of the United Netherlands.". N° de réf. du libraire 11772
Description du livre Thames & Hudson, London. Three-Quarter Leather. État : Fine. Fine copy like NEW with a fine slipcase. Number 290 of 500. Very large and heavy book. Extra POSTAGE will be needed to complete this order. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 021050