Auction 117, Lot 885

"[Lot of 3] Introduction to Monteith's Manual of Geography; Guyot's Geographical Series Common School Geography; Warren's Physical Geography",

Subject: Geography Books

Period: 1866-73 (published)

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Color: Hand Color

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#1 (Monteith's) A nice little school geography that contains maps of the Eastern and Western hemispheres, the United States and continents. This book also features numerous vignettes depicting the various cultures of the world. 61 pp. Complete. Hardbound in illustrated paper boards with cloth spine. ( 6.7" x 8.8") [1873]
#2 (Guyot's) This example contains maps of the world in hemispheres, the continents and the United States, and the regions of the United States. (10" x 12.5") [1866] It also has many engravings showing scenes from around the world. Complete. 160 pages. Hardbound in illustrated paper boards with leather spine.
#3 (Warren's) Interesting book that features many thematic maps that focus on a variety of subjects including flora & fauna regions, climates and currents. Complete. 116 pages. Hardbound in illustrated paper boards with leather spine (10" x 12.5") [1866]

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Condition: B

Text and maps generally good. Usual toning and foxing. Bindings show some shelf wear, rubbing, water staining and separations in the spines.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/6/2006

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