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Auction 89, Lot 375

"United States Coast and Geodetic Survey - Report 1878",

Subject: Coast Survey

Period: 1881 (published)



9.2 x 11.7 inches
23.4 x 29.7 cm
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Charts include triangulations of the entire perimeter of the United States, including: Hudson River, New York City, Chesapeake Bay, the Carolinas, the Gulf states, Texas, California, Oregon and Washington, as well as some interior triangulations. 304pp of very scientific text and 27 maps. 4to, original cloth covered boards with some wear to edges and some discoloration and fading, overall sound binding. Contents overall fine, with minor exceptions that are easily repairable.


Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $230

Closed on 12/8/1999