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Auction 109, Lot 786

"Watson's New and Complete Illustrated Atlas of the World Indexed", Watson, Gaylord

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1885 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

12 x 14 inches
30.5 x 35.6 cm

Complete illustrated world atlas. Title, table of contents, text and maps, index. 231pp. Eighty-two maps and diagrams. This atlas uses a licensed edition of Cram's maps with double-page maps printed on one sheet and attached to atlas with a backstrap. Includes fine, double-page maps of Texas and California. Filled with wood engravings in text. Very handsome graphics and embossing on cloth cover.


Condition: B

Cover rubbed with reinforcing tape over spine. End papers split at cover. Maps are all very good to fine.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/1/2004