Auction 101, Lot 578

"The United States with excursions to Mexico, Cuba, Porto Rico, and Alaska. Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker", Baedeker & Company

Subject: Guide Books

Period: 1909 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
4.4 x 6.2 inches
11.2 x 15.7 cm

Nice example of this "handbook for travelers" with 32 (of 33) maps and 48 plans. Lacking the "General Map of the United States" at end of index. Fourth revised edition - the last and most comprehensive edition in the series. Original soft red covers with gilt titles.

References:

Condition: B

Previous owner's name in brown ink on title page. Minor shelf wear, some minor misfolding of maps with a few tears at edges.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $75

Closed on 12/4/2002

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