Lot 99 of 541:
Hayden Atlas of Colorado 1881  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$2,160
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
Geological and Geographical Atlas of Colorado and Portions of Adjacent Territory

Author:
Hayden, F[erdinand] V.

Place:
[Washington, D.C.]

Publisher:

Date:
1881

Description:

Title page, list of sheets, + 20 folding sheets consisting of 18 maps and charts and 2 with panoramic views. Lithographed by Julius Bien. (Folio) 67.2x49.5 cm (26½x19¼"), original brown cloth, stamped in gilt. Second Edition.

The list of sheets contains the printed note: "This atlas is composed of two series of maps: the first, of four sheets, on a scale of twelve miles to one inch, each covering the whole State of Colorado; the second, of twelve sheets (six topographical and six geological, of identical areas), on a scale of four miles to one inch, each sheet embracing two and one-half degrees of Longitude and one and one-quarter degrees of Latitude, the whole presenting the results of the field work of 1873, '74, '75 and '76, covering the entire State of Colorado and adjacent portions of Utah, Arizona and New Mexico." The first four maps are a Triangulation Map, a Drainage Map, an Economic Map, and a General Geological Map. The last two sheets are panoramic views by W.R. Holmes.

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Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear and soiling to cloth, hinges cracked; small marginal stains; very good.


 
Item number:
273762
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