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Auction 101, Lot 564

"Atlas des Enfans, ou Nouvelle Methode pour Apprendre La Geographie…", Bruyset, Jean-Marie

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1790 (published)


Color: Hand Color

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A charming petite atlas and geography for children. xvi, 186 pp., engraved frontispiece shows an infant Atlas holding the world, 24 folding maps, most measuring approximately 3.6 x 4.6 " , in full color. 16mo, full contemporary tree sheep, spine gilt lettered with red morocco label.


Condition: B

Binding, worn, scuffed, and chipped, front cover nearly detached. Interior complete and all maps very good.

Estimate: $550 - $700

Sold for: $375

Closed on 12/4/2002