Auction 95, Lot 416

"Asher & Adam's New Commercial, Topographical, and Statistical Atlas and Gazetteer of the United States: with maps showing The Dominion of Canada, Europe and the World", Asher & Adams

Subject: Atlas

Period: 1873 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 18 inches
33 x 45.7 cm

A really fine and beautiful example of this atlas. Complete with all maps in generally very good condition. Binding and signatures tight. End papers lightly toned, some light scattered foxing visible on back of maps, not evident from map side. Full leather binding with gold embossing on covers and spine, gold tooling at inside edge. Some rubbing to corners and spine at top and bottom. Heavy gilt on all three edges. Fine marbled end papers. This larger atlas is rarely seen in this condition. A great addition to any atlas collection.

References:

Condition: A

Some rubbing to corners and spine at top and bottom. Fine marbled end papers. This larger atlas is rarely seen in this condition.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000

Sold for: $1,400

Closed on 6/13/2001

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