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Auction 95, Lot 410

"An Atlas of Ancient Geography", Butler, Samuel

Subject: Atlas

Period: 1838 (published)

Publication: published by Carey, Lea, & Blanchard

Color: Hand Color

6 x 8.8 inches
15.2 x 22.4 cm

Complete with all pages, advertisements, and the 21 double page maps per list of maps. Maps are generally very good to fine with a few just good. Beautiful, wide outline coloring. Text sheets are all on different paper with toning throughout. A few maps have early pen or pencil marginal notations. Ink notations in map of Greece.


Condition: A

Hard bound in marbled boards with leather spine and original paper label with some shelf wear.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $160

Closed on 6/13/2001