Auction 109, Lot 784

"Mitchell's New General Atlas, containing Maps of the Various Counties of the World, Plans of Cities, Etc…", Mitchell/Bradley

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1872 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
12.5 x 15.5 inches
31.8 x 39.4 cm

A complete atlas missing the front cover and title page. Sixty maps plus diagrams, list of maps, and reference table of cities and counties. All maps feature Mitchell's decorative grapevine style border and fine hand coloring. Should be considered a collection of maps, however they are all still bound together and can be easily reestablished as an atlas with the addition of a cover, frontis and title page.

References:

Condition: A

Most maps are A to A+ condition, but Alaska has burn mark from foreign paper.

Estimate: $800 - $1,000

Sold for: $1,000

Closed on 12/1/2004

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