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The Island Of Lost Maps

By Harvey, Miles




Miles Harvey began reporting on Gilbert Bland in 1996 for Outside magazine. He has worked for UPI and In These Times, and he was the book-review columnist for Outside. A graduate of the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and the University of Michigan, he has had a lifelong fascination with maps. He can be reached via the Internet at www.milesharvey.com.


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Random House. Hardcover. 0375501517 New Condition. . New.

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HARVEY, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. Near Fine/Near Fine. Third printing. Spine ends lightly bumped, else fine in fine dustwrapper with lightly sunned spine. Affectionately Inscribed to fellow author Nicholas Delbanco by the author. Laid in is a typed letter from Delbanco (unsigned) introducing Miles Harvey to the MFA Program.

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Orion Pub Co. PAPERBACK. 0753813157 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Random House. Hardcover. 0375501517 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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Harvey, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the Title page. Author's Signature only. A First edition, First printing. Book is in Fine condition. Boards are clean, not bumped. Fore edges are clean. Interior is clean and legible. Not remaindered. Dust Jacket is in Fine condition. Not chipped or crinkled. Not price clipped. Dust Jacket is covered by Mylar Brodart. Thanks and Enjoy.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

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New York: Random House, 2000. Fine/Fine. Third printing. Fine in fine dustwrapper.

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The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime

Miles Harvey

[ Edition: reprint ]. Good Condition. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] Publisher: Broadway Pub Date: 9/4/2001 Binding: Paperback Pages: 432

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Harvey, Miles

Random House, 2000. 1st Edition . Hardcover. As New/As New. FIRST Edition AND FIRST Printing, with publishers full number line (Random House 'First Edition' slug present, with correct #2 for their first editions, per McBride, 2000). A FLAWLESS /PERFECT volume in same condition UNclipped dust jacket. Map end-papers. A FIRST/FIRST. Jacket protected in mylar.

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THE ISLAND OF LOST MAPS; A True Story of Cartographic Crime

Harvey, Miles

2000. First Edition. Cloth and boards. Fine/Fine. Engravings. Small 8vo, green cloth over tan boards, map endpapers of Florida & Cuba, 1591 by Jacques Le Moyne, Frontispiece to Introduction from a 1537 map & that to chapters 1-13 & Epilogue mainly from early maps & engravings, Mylar-protected cartographic dust jacket (unclipped), xxiii + [408] pages. An excellent investigation of the map world and criminal behavior therein.

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Miles Harvey (signed)

Random House, 2000. Hardcover. Like new/Fine. Signed by author. In mylar protective sleeve.

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Harvey, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Beige boards, green spine with copper titles, endpaper maps, xxiii, 405, [2] pp, illustrations, notes, index. Tail of spine rubbed, else fine. Price-clipped DJ is otherwise Fine; in Brodart archival cover. Harvey uncovers the crimes of Gilbert Bland, Jr., whose thefts of maps from rare books in research libraries across America were first exposed in 1995. Harvey investigated Bland's background, interviewed the victims of Bland's thefts, and writes about both early map making and the culture of map collectors to complete his story. Shipping weight 2 lbs.. First Edition. . Near Fine/Near Fine. 19 X 14½ cm.

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The Island of Lost Maps - A True Story of Cartographic Crime

Harvey, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. 1st. Very Good Very Good. 405 pages. Black & white illustrations. Record # 207562

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Miles Harvey

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 032419

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The Island of Lost Maps

Harvey, Miles

NY: Random House, 2000 As New/as new. o.p. First edition. Binding is Cloth Bds..

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Harvey, Miles

2001. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. presents a healthy mixture of the nonfiction world of cartography and the crimes committed against it, as well as fictional work with Harvey¿s exploration of Bland¿s life. Harvey has had to recreate the criminal career of this enigmatic person who abhors publicity and being known for who he is. Through meticulous research, interviews, and actual years of study, the result is a most remarkable book. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight).

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HARVEY, Miles

New York: Random, 2000. Softcover. Fine. Adv. Read. Copy. Fine in wrappers, a paperback. Small stamp on top corner on front endppaer. Otherwise like new. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

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The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime

Miles Harvey.

Random House/New York, 2000. 1st Edition 3rd Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 405 pp. Book/dust jacket condition: NF/NF. 1st Ed., 3rd Printing/First Edition, Third Printing. Flat signed by author on title page. All orders are processed and shipped from MI or WI, USA.

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Harvey, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. 1st edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. [publisher: Random House Inc, New York] First Edition FINE/Near Fine. 2nd printing trade hard cover with dust jacket, FINE/NF. Deckled pg. edges. Illustrated ends. Clean and unmarked, slight shelf wear to a single corner of dj. The riveting story of Gilbert Bland, a notorious map thief and the world of rare maps and cartography, libraries and collections. 405pp., index. appears unread. Suitable as a gift. "Story of a curious crime spree: the theft of scores of valuable centuries-old maps from some of the most prominent research libraries in the United States and Canada. The perpetrator was the Al Capone of cartography, a man with the unlikely name of Gilbert Bland, Jr, an enigmatic antiques dealer from South Florida whose cross-country slash-and-dash operation went virtually undetected until he was caught in December 1995.

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Miles Harvey

Very Good. Used book in very good condition. Some cover wear, may contain a few marks. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 032019

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Miles Harvey

Good. Used book in good condition. Has wear to the cover and pages. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. Ex-library with the usual stamps. 100% guaranteed. 032019

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Miles Harvey

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2001. 405 pp. . First English Edition. Hardcover with Dustjacket. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

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The Island of Lost Maps: a true story of cartographic crime

Harvey, Miles

NY: Random. VG in VG DJ. (2000). 1st ed 2nd ptg. A Curious crime spree where scores of centuries old maps from some of the most priminent research libraries in the US & Canada . The perpetrator was the Al Capone of cartography named Gilbert Bland, an enigmatic antiques dealer from south Florida whose cross country slash and dah oeration went virtually undetected until he was caught in 1995. It is also the story of the author who went on a quest to understand America's greatest map thief, a cipher and chamelon, who changed careers and families without ever looking back. Beautiful condition, crime colored DJ with decorative map details. .

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Harvey, Miles

Random House. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. Hardcover. 9780375501517 . Stiff unmarked book in crisp price-clipped dust jacket. ; 7.20 X 5.80 X 1.10 inches; 432 pages .

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The Island Of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime

Harvey, Miles

HB 12mo AsN/FN 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. 405 pages. Stated 1st ed. Yellow & green boards with copper letters on spine. DJ slightly wavy, o/w as new.

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Harvey, Miles

New York: Random House, 2000. Clean Tight Volume in like Dust Jackcet >no names or marks or dings. The true story of Gilbert Bland Jr., an enigmatic antiques dealer from south Florida whose slash and dash operation went virtually undetected until he was caught in December 1995. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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HARVEY, Miles

Random, 2000-01-01. Paperback. Used:Good.

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HARVEY, MILES.

New York: New York: Random House, 2000. Random House, 2000. Softcover. As New/No. First edition, advance reading copy. Softcover. Very fine book in pictorial wrappers.

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Harvey, Miles

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Random House Inc, 2000. xxiii.405 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket. The story of the theft of scores of valuble centuries-old maps from prominent libraries in the United States and Canada. The perpetrator was Gilbert Bland, a south Florida antiques dealer. Harvey interviews librarians and a foremost map collector and, with the help of an FBI agent, tracks down The Island of Lost Maps. ISBN 0375501517. #1831. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo - 6¾ - 7¾ Inches Tall.

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The Island of Lost Maps

Miles Harvey

N/A, January 2000. Paper Back . 4 PB Extra Nice +5%.

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The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartograp

Harvey, Miles

Broadway, 2000. Softcover. NF. Light shelf. The story of the theft of scores of centuries-old maps, from various research libraries in Canada and the US, by an antiques dealer who was caught in 1995.

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Harvey, Miles

Random House, 2000-09-05. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Hardcover with dust jacket. Stated First Edition. 1st printing (complete number line). Clean and tight. No markings. Dust jacket is price-clipped,otherwise fine.Ships in a box. Fast shipping from NYC!

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