Auction 110, Lot 744

"The Rand McNally New Standard Atlas of the World", Rand McNally & Co.

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1890 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
11 x 14 inches
27.9 x 35.6 cm

Complete atlas with a large, but uncounted, number of maps. Title, contents, text and maps, 196 pp. The majority of the maps are of U.S. interest including all states and territories. Numerous wood engraved views in text. All double-page maps are printed on two sheets. Hardbound in ochre cloth with fancy titling and globe in gilt.

References:

Condition: B

Covers worn and rubbed, and just starting to detach. Maps generally very good with even age toning throughout. Owner's name in ink on front blank end paper. Page near end with a little scattered foxing. See the flag image.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $210

Closed on 3/2/2005

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