Auction 153, Lot 762

"Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States", Paullin, Charles O.

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1932 (published)


Color: Printed Color

11.1 x 14.4 inches
28.2 x 36.6 cm

This is the first major historical atlas of the United States. It is still an indispensable reference with good maps, including reproductions of early maps, statistical data, and descriptive text providing comprehensive information on the nation's development. Part I contains the text and index in 162 pages; Part II contains 688 maps in 166 plates. Published jointly by Carnegie Institution of Washington and the American Geographical Society of New York. Hardbound, black cloth, with gilt lettering on front and spine.


Condition: B+

Contents good with minor toning around the sheet edges. There is light wear and some stains on the cover.

Estimate: $130 - $160

Sold for: $200

Closed on 5/20/2015