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Auction 100, Lot 190

"Boston with Charlestown and Roxbury", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Massachusetts

Period: 1842 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

11.9 x 14.5 inches
30.2 x 36.8 cm

First edition of this detailed steel engraved plan of the cities prior to the filling of the Back Bay. The major railways are shown in red.

References: Tooley (America) #107.

Condition: B

Crisply engraved. Light scattered foxing with some light marginal water stains.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/12/2002