Auction 168, Lot 255

"Map of the Coast of Maine [Western Part]", Walker, George H. & Co.

Subject: Maine

Period: 1893 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
30.4 x 20.4 inches
77.2 x 51.8 cm

This map depicts cycling routes in red overprinting, and covers the region from Kittery north to above Rockport. Includes excellent detail along the coastline and surrounding islands. Folds into pictorial paper covers featuring images of the region. Walker also produced a 1905 version of this map and replaced cycling routes with automobile routes.

References:

Condition: B+

A colorful example with a faint dampstain above the title and several tiny splits at fold intersections. Paper wrappers have minor soiling.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/6/2018

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