Post World War I Europe & Africa 1920 large 4' folding map w/ index & envelopeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Maps, Early 20th Century Maps, World War I, Europe, Africa).
The Literary Digest Liberty Map of New Europe, Revealing the Great Changes Resulting from the World War, 1914-1920, Together with a Complete New Map of Africa, with Exhaustive Index of Over 13,000 Names - Bond Paper Edition.
Published 1920, New York by Funk & Wagnalls Company.
Large folding map printed on bond paper. Includes 44 page index and original paper envelope. Text in English.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers. A huge transitional map, over four feet wide. Overprinted to show political boundaries that were changed and adjusted after WW I ended.
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book 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 book 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.
Envelope Measures c. 11" H x 7" W.
Book Measures c. 10" H x 6" W.