Panama Canal Aeronautical View Map & Info 1911 C.P. Gray tourist souvenir mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, Central America, Panama Canal, Books with Maps).
Vista Aeronautica de Canal de Panama.//Aeronautical View of Panama canal
Published 1911, New York by D.F. Graves. Map by C.P. Gray.
Text in Spanish. Maps are paper pastedowns on paper covered boards as issued. Spanish language version, with descriptive text in Spanish.
Publisher's paper covered boards, interior with color lithographed paste-ons.
Rare early aviation related cartographic birds-eye view in any condition.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding well and extensively age worn, both cover joints are stained and spotted, item remains overall attractive as an object.
Internally still clean and sound, various stains and small scuff spots with small spots of loss to printed color (visible in pics).
Still attractive on the shelf. The item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Item unfolded measures c. 10" H x 13 3/4" W.