Auction 130, Lot 869

"[Lot of 8] Atlas of American Geology [with 7 Soil Surveys]",

Subject: Atlases - Geology

Period: 1927-47 (published)



See Description

This is an interesting lot of materials for any collector interested in geological cartography. The Atlas of American Geology is by A.K. Lobeck, Columbia University, 1932, (8.8 x11'). The atlas contains maps, diagrams and illustrations primarily designed for the study of geology. The soil surveys, by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, cover counties in New York and Massachusetts and range from 1927 to 1947. The maps are all large, colorful folding maps. Included are: Niagara, Orleans (2), and Monroe Counties, New York, and Worcester, Berkshire and Essex Counties in Massachusetts.


Condition: A

Atlas very good with some shelf wear. Surveys with some paper covers loose and maps all very good to fine.

Estimate: $180 - $250


Closed on 12/2/2009