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Auction 161, Lot 786


"Atlas de Geographie Moderne", Hachette, Louis Christophe Francois

Subject: Atlases

Period: 1891 (published)


Color: Printed Color

10.1 x 15.2 inches
25.7 x 38.6 cm
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Complete folio world atlas containing 64 maps, full descriptive text, index, title and contents page. Well engraved maps in strong printed color. Includes maps from around the world, celestials, and some physical and very colorful geological charts. Good selection of U.S. and Canadian maps, Australia, New Zealand, etc. Original binding in quarter leather and embossed cloth.


Condition: A

Condition code is for the maps which are near fine to fine with light toning along the sheet edges. The binding is somewhat loose and the covers are rubbed, scuffed, and a piece of cloth on the front cover is torn out and colored in.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/8/2017