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Auction 187, Lot 762


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

Subject: References, North America

Period: 1972 (published)


Color: Printed Color

9.3 x 12.2 inches
23.6 x 31 cm
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This extensive textual history, profusely illustrated, covers early explorations across the Atlantic to 1633. It is an important reference for any library. 304 pages with 370 plates, 75 in color. Hardbound in black cloth with gilt titles and an illustrated dust jacket.


Condition: A

Contents are near fine with minor toning along the edges. Covers are slightly soiled with a touch of shelf wear along the edges. Dust jacket has some short edge tears.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Sold for: $41

Closed on 4/27/2022