Lot 366 of 541:
Publications of Coast & Geodetic Survey  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Six volumes on the Coast and Geodetic Survey and its publications

Author:

Place:
Washington

Publisher:
Government Printing Office

Date:
Various dates

Description:

Includes:

  • Catalogue of Hydrographic Maps, Charts, and Sketches, Published by the United States Coast Survey;  A.D. Bache, Superintendent. 17 pp. (4to) unbound, stitched. 1866. Provenance: Jenkins, 1/83
  • Catalogue of Charts 1886  F. M. Thorn Superintendent. (wrapper title.) 72 pp. (4to) wrappers. (Lacks rear wrapper.) 1866. Provenance: Jenkins, 1/83
  • Catalogue of Charts and Other Publications 1892  T. C. Medenhall Superintendent. 142, x pp. With 54 maps showing coverage of listed maps. (4to) flexible leather. On front fly leaf written in red ink: "Fully corrected to date, Jan. 18, 1893  N. B." The corrections and additions are also made in red ink. This is the first USCGS catalogue to use maps to show coverage of charts. Provenance: Lefkowicz, 3/99
  • Bibliography: Descriptive Catalogue of Publications relating to the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey 1807 to 1890. [2], 365-474 pp. (8vo) printed wrappers. 1892. Provenance: Unrecorded
  • List and Catalogue of the Publications issued by the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey 1816-1902. By E.L. Burchard, Librarian. 239 pp. (4to) cloth. 1902. Provenance: Estates Book Sales, 11/70
  • The Work of the Coast and Geodetic Survey. Unpaginated. (8vo) printed wrappers (tape repairs to spine). 1905. Provenance: Unrecorded

Provenance: See main entry


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Condition:
Generally very good.


 
Item number:
271266a
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