Auction 111, Lot 760

"Ideal Reference Atlas of the World (Revised Edition)", Cram, George F. & Company

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1906 (published)


Color: Printed Color

12 x 15 inches
30.5 x 38.1 cm

Complete small folio atlas filled with maps and charts. Contains 87 maps comprised of 28 single-page and 53 double-page maps. This atlas was published during the conversion period from full double-page maps to split ones, as we see in atlases today. Seventeen of the maps are printed in the old way, on a full sheet of paper, folded and pasted onto a strip of paper extending from the binding. 296pp. - contents: Title and Contents page, maps and charts, The Declaration of the Thirteen United States of America, Geographical descriptions, Constitution of the United States, The Monroe Doctrine and other State Papers, The Spanish-American War, Geographical Tables, Alphabetical List of Towns and Counties. Hardbound in green cloth with silver gilt on cover.


Condition: B

Cover worn and broken at spines. Cover soiled and with a few spots. Contents and maps fine, signatures tight.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $40

Closed on 6/8/2005