The Discoveries of the Norsemen in America. With Special Relation to their Cartographical Representation.
Henry Stevens, ( 1903), London
xxiv, 130 pp. b/w plates, duotone folding maps.
Summary of early accounts, with discussion of maps and the places they represented. With bibliography. Professor Fischer’s views of pre-Columbian activity on this continent have come under close scrutiny of late, but his information regarding early mapmakers is still of great importance. Stamp of Sulpican Library on title page. Very good condition in original green cloth binding with gold decoration. Pages untrimmed.