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Auction 99, Lot 659

"[Lot of 2] Conquest By Man [with] The Great Explorers",

Subject: History - Exploration

Period: 1954-78 (published)

Publication: Harper & Brothers


6.5 x 9.5 inches
16.5 x 24.1 cm

Two books containing marvelous stories of those who discovered and explored the lands and seas. "Conquest By Man" by Paul Hermann, translated from the German by Michael Bullock, Harper & Brothers, New York 1954, 455 pp, maps, photos and drawings, hardcover. "The Great Explorers: The European Discovery of America" by Samuel Eliot Morrison (an abridgment of European Discovery of America: The Northern Voyages and the Southern Voyages), Oxford University Press, New York, 1978, 752 pp, illustrated, hardbound in dustjacket.


Condition: A

Previous owners bookplate on inside front cover of one book. Dust jackets shelf worn. Books are internally fine.

Estimate: $45 - $60


Closed on 6/12/2002