Auction 101, Lot 572

"Andrees Stora Handatlas andra nordiska upplagan. 130 stora kartor och 140 bikartor…", Bonnier, Adolf

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1898 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
12.5 x 18 inches
31.8 x 45.7 cm

A large and fine Swedish edition of a German atlas. The maps are in German with the addition of Swedish text on verso for populations, etc. Text pages also in Swedish. Contains 89 double-page and 11 single-page maps, all with beautiful color, and most dated. Filled with beautiful political maps and a few thematic ones as well. A very large and well-preserved atlas.

References:

Condition: A

Contents fine with many pages appearing as new. Embossed and gilt green covers with raised leather spine and tips. Cover rubbed at extremities with some leather loss to spine at top and bottom.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 12/4/2002

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