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Auction 91, Lot 469

"Lahontan: An Essay and Bibliography",

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1954 (published)

Publication: Bibliographical Society of America


6.1 x 9.1 inches
15.5 x 23.1 cm

Signed and numbered (29) by A.H. Greenly. Tells the fascinating story of this interesting Frenchman who's travelogue of North America resulted in some of the most interesting cartographic myths of the 18th century. Provides a complete bibliography of the editions of this famous work. Soft bound, 59 pages. Small damp stain to cover, not affecting text.


Condition: A

Estimate: $40 - $50

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/14/2000