Auction 125, Lot 617

"[Lot of 2] Les Suisses et les Grisons, avec Leurs Allies et Leurs Sujets [and] Les 13 Cantons Suisses et Leurs Allietz",

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1685-1778 (circa)

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Color: Hand Color

Size:
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Pair of attractive historical maps of Switzerland showing the various political divisions. First is by Didier Robert de Vaugondy, from Nouvel Atlas Portatif, Paris, 1778 (11.5 x 9.5"). Second is by Alain Manesson Mallet, from Description de l'Univers, Frankfurt, 1685 (4.3 x6").

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Condition: A

First with a repaired centerfold in bottom margin, second with minor printer's creases.

Estimate: $230 - $300

Unsold

Closed on 9/24/2008

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