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Auction 109, Lot 791

"Stielers Hand-Atlas", Perthes, Justus

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1905 (published)


Color: Printed Color

10.7 x 16.5 inches
27.2 x 41.9 cm

Complete folio atlas containing 100 double-page maps that are finely engraved with incredible detail. Title, list of contents, maps, index of the world's cities (236 pp.). A very handsome atlas with fancy embossed art nouveau cover with globe in an embossed and raised section on front cover. Hardbound in cloth with quarter leather and gilt titling.


Condition: A

Cover slightly worn, spine is partially split from rear cover. Maps generally fine with a few short fold separations.

Estimate: $250 - $350

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/1/2004