Auction 142, Lot 776

"[Lot of 2] Sadlier's Excelsior Geography Number Two [and] Appleton's Standard Elementary Geography",

Subject: Geography Books

Period: 1887-96 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
8 x 10 inches
20.3 x 25.4 cm

A. Sadlier's Excelsior Geography Number Two in Which the Science is Made Interesting by Means of Pictures, Maps, Charts, Diagrams, and Map-Drawing, by William Sadlier, 1887. Includes 28 maps including a double-page map of the United States. Numerous woodcut illustrations are interspersed within the text, along with instructions on how to draw the states, and statistical tables. Condition: Text and maps are clean and bright. Covers are worn and stained and the spine is somewhat cracked. (B+)

B.Appleton's Standard Elementary Geography, published by American Book Company, 1896. Includes 17 maps including a double-page map of the United States. Numerous other illustrations are found in the text. 108 pp., hardbound in green cloth boards. Condition: Maps and text are clean and bright with only a hint of toning. Covers show very little shelf wear. (A)

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Condition:

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Estimate: $120 - $150

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Closed on 11/28/2012

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