Geographical Review NY 1941 lovely leather book 4 issues color maps many photosBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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American Geographical Society of New York.
The Geographical Review, 1941. Vol. XXXI. pp.704. Four quarterly issues, profusely illustrated throughout.
Includes articles on topics such as: Migration and Economic Opportunity in the Pacific Northwest, Chinese Place Names and the Appreciation of Geographic Realities, Settlements of the Northeastern Canadian Arctic, Electricity Generation in London England, Latin-American Foreign Trade, Books and Nation Defense, Anglo-French Rivalry in Southeast Asia, The Spanish Discovery of the South American Mainland, Recent Trends in Population Distribution in California, on and on.
Period (likely pre-1950) 3/4 grained morocco leather binding. Raised bands, gilt rules & title, beautiful marble paper covered boards and end papers.
Heavily illustrated scholarly journal issued quarterly. Each issue contains numerous b&w photographs, diagrams, maps, views, plans; plus three large folding color lithographed maps printed on bond paper throughout, all as issued.
Lovely example, minor age scuffing or small flaws, overall clean, lovely book. Possibly a unique binding, as likely few annual years were ever bound up like this in such handsome, almost deluxe leather bindings.
Contents fresh, tight and sound, complete and beautiful antiquarian book.
Book measures: 10" H X 7" W.