N.Y., Pictorial Maps, Inc.: 1963
Condition: Guide & map in fine condition.
48 pp.; booklet, stapled pictorial wrappers 9.25 " x 5.75"; long rear flap enclosing the 43.25" x 33.5" folding color 3-D map. In original plastic sleeve which is a little age toned.
Description from inside front cover: "This picture map, or bird's-eye-view, of New York is the first such map to be drawn of the city since 1866. Although little reference information is available, it is believed the technique was used in Europe as early as the 15th Century; and it is further believed that this type of cartography was fully developed as an art form, called Vogelschaukart... View More...