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Auction 109, Lot 158

"Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia", Gray, Ormando Willis & Son

Subject: United States - Mid-Atlantic

Period: 1881 (published)

Publication: The National Atlas

Color: Hand Color

26 x 15.7 inches
66 x 39.9 cm

Double-page state & county map that is filled with detail and information. Four inset plans of Annapolis, Annapolis Harbor, Wilmington, and a large one detailing Washington D.C. These plans locate railroads, parks and common areas, important buildings, and major roads. The large map of Washington is particularly well done with much detail. One verso are two single-page maps: "Gray's New Map of Baltimore" and "Gray's New Map of Richmond Henrico County, Virginia."


Condition: B

Fine impression and coloring with original margins. Light scattered foxing, else very good.

Estimate: $90 - $120

Sold for: $85

Closed on 12/1/2004