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Auction 109, Lot 779

"The Bible Atlas, or Sacred Geography Delineated, in A Complete Series of Scriptural Maps", Palmer, Richard

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1847 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

5.5 x 8.2 inches
14 x 20.8 cm

Scarce Bible atlas revised and compared with the most recent authorities by Geo. Bush. Title page, introduction, list of maps, 24 of 26 engraved and hand colored maps, and index, 32 pp. Missing maps No. 5 "Journeyings of the Israelites from Egypt to Canaan" and map No. 9 "Judah". Published by Wm. M. Brownson, 56 Gold Street. 8vo, hardbound, paper covered boards and leather spine.


Condition: B

One folding map torn along fold. Ex-lib, but marks limited to small sticker on lower left front cover, stamp on back of end paper and library pocket at rear end paper. Front hinge nearly loose, endpapers foxed. Some pencil marks.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/1/2004