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Auction 118, Lot 568

"A New & Accurate Map of that part of Great Britain called Scotland", Bowen, Thomas

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1777 (published)

Publication: System of Geography

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.8 x 12.5 inches
22.4 x 31.8 cm

Excellent, detailed map of Scotland inset with a map of the Orkney Islands. This map has very good detail of topography and towns for its small size. Decorated with a wonderful cartouche that features a large unicorn.

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Condition: B

Couple of spots of light foxing. Right margin trimmed close on binding side, with uneven impression on neatline.

Estimate: $120 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/6/2007

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