World Geographic Atlas. A Composite of Man’s Environment. Privately printed for Container Corporation of America, 1953. Edited and designed by Herbert Bayer.

[Chicago, Il. Container Corporation of Americ, 1953.

Thick folio (40 x 28.5 cm.), 368 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with maps, charts, other illustrations. FIRST EDITION. Large hardcover. 368 pages. Never commercially available, this atlas was published for the 25th anniversary of Container Corporation and was given to their customers and friends. It took Bayer and his team over four years to produce and includes maps of the United States and the world. With sections on the planet, space maps, conservation of resources, and other specialized maps. A few pages with small dog ears, otherwise internally very good; in publisher’s gilt-titled tan buckram. Boards a bit soiled. Good plus.

Price: $150.00