Auction 93, Lot 480

"Deacon's Synchronological Chart, Pictorial and Descriptive, of Universal History with Maps of the World's Great Empires and a Complete Geological Diagram of the Earth", Hull, Edward

Subject: World History

Period: 1880 (circa)

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Color: Printed Color

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A fabulous chart, in the time-line style, starting with Adam and Eve to the late 19th century. Every panel is fully engraved with a huge amount of information. The separate Key is in seven languages. The chart consists of 14 panels (each measuring 14.5 x 20"), laid on heavy paper, and folded accordion style into the elephant folio format. The extensive illustrations and maps are done in a combination of processes, including chromolithograph, wood relief and block printing. Boards with black cloth and typical wear, the interior is clean.

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Condition: A

A terrific item!

Estimate: $250 - $400

Sold for: $220

Closed on 12/6/2000

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