Auction 148, Lot 817

"[Lot of 2] Guyot's New Intermediate Geography [and] Geography of the Pacific Coast Region",

Subject: Geography Books

Period: 1882-89 (published)

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Color: Printed Color

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A. Guyot's New Intermediate Geography, by Charles Scribner's Sons, published 1882 (9.0 x 11.8"). 100 pp. of text with 18 maps including a world map, maps of the continents, two United States maps, and several U.S. regional maps. This is the New York edition with a 13 pp. supplement accompanied by a state map and one of New York City. Condition: Contents are generally very good with light toning and some occasional pencil notations in the map images. Covers and spine show moderate wear.

B. Geography of the Pacific Coast Region, by James Monteith, published 1889 (7.8 x 9.6"). This unusual geography is dedicated to the western states with the typical format for these books: maps, statistics and student questions. 17 pp. with 5 color maps and 2 b&w relief maps. Condition: Internally good with light toning. Covers show light wear.

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Condition: B+

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Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 2/19/2014

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