Catalog Archive
Auction 101, Lot 36

"The World", Longman Co.

Subject: World

Period: 1808 (dated)

Publication: Atlas to Cruttwell's Gazetteer

Color: Hand Color

18.2 x 10.5 inches
46.2 x 26.7 cm
Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Double hemispheric world with delicate color. Shows the tracks of many explorers. Virginia, the Carolina's and Georgia all extend to the Mississippi. Good detail of South Pacific Islands.


Condition: B

On a full sheet with wide margins and 1805 watermark. A little surface soiling. Centerfold with a little toning and soft creases.

Estimate: $70 - $100

Sold for: $220

Closed on 12/4/2002