Lot 54 of 420:
Large French chart of northern Atlantic and Arctic, 1889  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Carte de l'Océan Atlantique Arctique. Dressée en 1852, par Mr Daussy
Author:
Daussy, P.
Place:
[Paris, France]
Publisher:
Dépôt général de la marine
Date:
1854-1889
Description:

Engraved chart. 62.8x93.3 cm (25¾x36¾"), mounted on linen backing and sectioned for folding.

Large, separately issued chart of the northern Atlantic Ocean and Arctic Ocean, with Greeenland, Iceland, Great Britain, northern Europe and the Scandinavian countries. First published in 1854, followed by an 1871 printing and this 1889 issue - all are scarce, OCLC/WorldCat 4 copies of the 1854 edition, one of the 1871 printing, but no copies of this 1889 version. Rubberstamp of Canadian Department of Energy, Mines and Resources in lower margin.

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Condition:
Fine or nearly so.
 
Item number:
283437
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