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Annual Collector's Auction

July 6, 2007

Lot #229
Temp #10007
DepartmentBooks
Sold For $110.00   (hammer price)
 $126.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated July 6, 2007

Description

(ATLAS) Butler, Samuel, An Atlas of Ancient Geography . Philadelphia, 1834. Owner's name inscribed twice and also stamped on copyright page. 21 folding colored plates. A few plates loose. O. Half calf with marbled boards. Worn.

Condition

Binding and spine show considerable wear. Titled on cover defaced with crayon. Foxing to end papers. Many maps slightly split. "Insulae" plate has staining to edge. Slight glue staining to verso of seams. Mostly minor wear.

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