Lot 527 of 576:
Rare map of Mexico 1881  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Carte du Mexique Dressée au Dépôt de la Guerre. D'aprés les levés des Officiers du Corps Expéditionnaire... Published by authority of the Hon. Secretary of War in the Office of the Chief of Engineers U.S. Army 1881

Author:
Niox, Gustave Léon

Place:
[Washington, D.C.]

Publisher:

Date:
1873-[1881]

Description:

Duotone lithographed map. 70x104 cm (27½x41"), mounted on linen backing, folded.

Rare U.S. publication of the rare French map - only two examples of the original 1873 French edition are listed in OCLC/WorldCat (both at the Bibliotheque Nationale de France), and no copies of this American re-publication.There are some manuscript additions in the U.S. borderlands, Texas, New Mexico and Arizona.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear along the folds with minor loss; staining to the back of the map; good condition.


 
Item number:
271970
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