Auction 109, Lot 780

"Atlante Geografico", Various

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1850-60 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9 x 12 inches
22.9 x 30.5 cm

Composite world atlas with 70 maps. Many of the maps were folded prior to being bound in a uniform manner. Maps are by Dufour, Vulllemin, Levasseur and Duvutenay plus some of Italian origin. All are Italian editions, most published in Torino. The majority are focused on Europe with fewer from Asia, the Americas and Africa. Four pages of hand written list of maps with a small portion cut out of one page. A nice collection of maps. Hardbound in cloth with leather spine. Raised bands on spine and gilt titling.

References:

Condition: B

Covers rubbed and worn. Maps generally good to very good, a few with light to scattered foxing or staining.

Estimate: $900 - $1,000

Unsold

Closed on 12/1/2004

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