Auction 124, Lot 758

"Cram's Unrivaled Atlas of the World", Cram, George F. & Company

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1887 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
11 x 14 inches
27.9 x 35.6 cm

Nearly complete and nice later 19th century atlas with over 90 maps and numerous diagrams and historical charts. Maps of all the U.S. states and Canadian provinces, and countries throughout the world, most printed on both sides of the sheets. All double-page maps are printed on one sheet and attached to atlas with a backstrap. The historical section on the United States includes additional thematic maps. Twentieth edition published by Henry S. Stebbins. 231 pp., title page, table of contents, maps and charts, index. Hardbound in stamped pictorial cloth with gilt titling on front.

References:

Condition: B+

Maps are general fine or very good. The front cover, and first three pages are separated, the spine is loose. The remaining pages are tight.

Estimate: $120 - $150

Sold for: $90

Closed on 5/7/2008

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