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Global Artifacts: Online-Only Timed Auction

April 19, 2017

Lot #135
DepartmentBooks
Sold For$120.00(hammer price)
 $144.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 27, 2017

Description

(HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY)
Six titles.
1) Brookes, R., M.D., Brooke's General Gazetteer Improved; Or, a New and Compendious Geographical Dictionary: .... Philadelphia: Jacob Johnson & Co., 1806. Fold-out maps. 12mo. Leather binding with significant craquelure on spine. Gilt spine lettering. Worn. 2) Roux De Rochelle, M., Etats-Unis D'Amerique. Paris: Imprimeurs-Libraires de L'Institut de France, 1837. 1st ed. Illus. with black and white plates. 12mo. Half calf with marbled boards. Gilt spine lettering. Foxed. 3) Taylor, Rev. Isaac, Scenes in Asia .... London: Harris and Son, 1821. Hand-colored plates and fold-out map. 16mo. Boards with calf spine. Worn. 4) Butler, Samuel, An Atlas of Antient Geography. Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1841. 12mo. Colored maps. Three-quarter calf with marbled boards. Front cover off but present. 5) Marryat, Capt., Diary in America with Remarks on Its Institutions. N.Y.: D. Appleton & Co., 1839. 12mo. Boards. Worn. 6) Morse, Jedidiah, The American Gazetteer .... Boston: S. Hall, et al, 1797. Fold-out maps. 12mo. Calf. Front cover off but present. Other wear commensurate with age.

Provenance: Estate of Thomas K. Aalund, Mystic, Connecticut.

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