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Bidding Information
Lot #    22048
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 12:27:16 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Maps of the Holy Land
Title (Hebrew)    Images of Terra Sancta Through Two Millennia
Author    Kenneth Nebenzahl
City    New York
Publisher    Abbeville Press
Publication Date    1986
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition.164 pp., tall folio, gloss paper. A very good copy bound in the original boards with dj.
          
Detailed
Description
   Sixty of the most beautiful and historically significant Holy Land maps in full color, rare treasures of manuscript illumination and masterpieces of early printing" (jacket front flyleaf), from the time of Claudius Ptolemy to the beginnings of modern surveying techniques. Includes bibliography and index.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
Other:    Map
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    English
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica