Auction 115, Lot 146

"Die Vereinigten Staaten von Nord America nebst Canada", Kiepert, Heinrich C.

Subject: United States

Period: 1875 (circa)

Publication: Geographisches Institut Weimar

Color: Printed Color

Size:
25 x 20.7 inches
63.5 x 52.6 cm

Large and very detailed German map that covers the United States with parts of Canada and Mexico. The states and territories are shown with correct boundaries and there is superb detail of the railroads, emigrant roads, watershed and topography. Dakota Territory is still in its large form. Folding into original pictorial wrapper as published in a series titled "America in Wort un Bild Eine Schilderung der Vereinigten Staaten" by Friedrich von Hellwald.

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Condition: A

Map is fine. Paper cover with a little soiling, a few tiny marginal tears and partially split along spine fold.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $50

Closed on 6/21/2006

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