Mapmaker: Cabell - Argus Publ.



  • ~Catalog 53~
  • Poictesme

    The famous Virginia writer, James Branch Cabell, based many of his novels in the fictional land of Poictesme. These novels include; Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice; Figures of the Earth, The High Place and The Silver Stallion. This is a map of this fictional land. Cabell was criticized and his work Jurgen banned for a short time on obscenity charges. The are some sexual allusions on the map but they are mild by the standards of today. Ideal for the many collectors of Cabell’s works.

    Condition is very good. Image size is 20 x 26 (inches)