Auction 136, Lot 260

"[Lot of 7] Geologic Atlas of the United States", U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Subject: United States - Southwestern

Period: 1900-1917 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
19 x 22 inches
48.3 x 55.9 cm

The Geologic Atlas of the United States is a map folio series produced by the USGS from 1894 to 1945. Each folio includes a topographic and several thematic maps for each quad in the folio along with text pages describing the geology and economic geology for the mapped areas. Only 220 odd folios were produced, so the area covered is very limited.

A. Geologic Atlas of the United States Bisbee Folio #112
B. Geologic Atlas of the United States Globe Folio #111
C. Geologic Atlas of the United States Bradshaw Mountains Folio #126
D. Geologic Atlas of the United States Clifton Folio #129
E. Geologic Atlas of the United States Tintic Special Folio #65
F. Geologic Atlas of the United States Silver City #199
G. Geologic Atlas of the United States Deming Folio #207

References:

Condition:

All folios are ex-library. Overall condition is good to satisfactory with the following clarifications: most folios have loose bindings with toning and minor chipping on covers; #111 has a damp stain in top corner confined to blank margin; #126 has a damp stain in top corner and right edge primarily confined to blank margin; #129 has water damage; #65 has a tiny damp stain in top corner, far from text and map images; #199 has a repair on front cover and water damage, primarily confined to blank margin; #207 has water damage, primarily confined to blank margin, and is missing part of Illustrations page.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Unsold

Closed on 6/1/2011

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