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Auction 153, Lot 788

"The Discovery of North America", Cummings, Skelton & Quinn

Subject: References

Period: 1972 (published)


Color: Printed Color

9.3 x 12.1 inches
23.6 x 30.7 cm

This extensive textual history, profusely illustrated, covers early explorations across the Atlantic to 1633. It is an important reference for any library. 304 pp. with 370 plates, 75 in color. Hardbound in black cloth with gilt titles and an illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: B+

Text is good with minor toning along the sheet edges and a couple pencil notations. Covers are fine, and the dust jacket has faint soiling.

Estimate: $55 - $75

Sold for: $35

Closed on 5/20/2015