Auction 104, Lot 69

"[Lot of 22]", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: World - Miscellaneous

Period: 1852 (published)

Publication: New Universal Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.5 x 12.5 inches
39.4 x 31.8 cm

Nice lot of maps from this beautiful mid-nineteenth century atlas. Includes A New Map of the World on the Globular Projection; Canada East Formerly Lower Canada; Canada West Formerly Upper Canada; South America; Venezuela, New Grenada & Equador; Brazil; Peru and Bolivia; Spain and Portugal; Holland and Belgium; A New Map of Germany; Prussia; Russia in Europe; Sweden & Norway; Denmark; Italy; Kingdom of Sardinia; Kingdom of Naples of the Two Sicilies; Map of Turkey In Europe; Greece; Russia in Asia and Tartary; Turkey in Asia; Egypt &c. All finely engraved with the decorative scroll borders. Sizes vary slightly.

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Condition: A

All with lovely pastel original color. Occasional foxing and minor flaws in blank margins.

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $240

Closed on 9/10/2003

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