Auction 109, Lot 788

"Universal Atlas of the World…", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1893 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.5 x 14.5 inches
29.2 x 36.8 cm

Complete atlas with a large, but uncounted, number of maps. Title, introduction, table of contents, text and maps, 318 pp., plus detailed listing of towns and counties for each state (94 pp.). A world atlas, but the majority of maps are of U.S. interest including all states and territories. Hundreds of wood engraved views in text. All double-page maps are printed on two sheets. Embossed burgundy cloth covers.


Condition: B

Covers worn and stained. Front cover detached on inside. Title page and end paper lose. Contents including all maps and charts in fine condition and well attached.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/1/2004