Lot 192 of 541:
Spurr's Atlas of the Aspen District 1898  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Atlas to Accompany Monograph XXXI on the Geology of the Aspen District, Colorado
Author:
Spurr, Josiah Edward
Place:
Washington, D.C.
Publisher:
Julius Bien & Co., Litho.
Date:
1898
Description:

Title sheet, contents sheet & legend sheet + 27 color lithographed plates (2 of them double-page), being topographical maps, elevations, plans, etc. 53.5x46 cm (21x18"), original half sheep and marbled boards, red leather label on front. Rebacked with remnants of original spine leather laid down. endpapers renewed First Edition.

The bright lithographed plates depict the various geologic strata and topography of the district, along with plans of the mines. Lithographed by Julius Bien, N.Y. With printed slip at corner of title-page "Fifty-fifth Congress 3d Session, House Doc. No. 101. Atlas."

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Condition:
Leather rubbed; short tear on title leaf, name on contents leaf; very good.
 
Item number:
273757
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