Lot 79 of 420:
Scarce folding map of the World  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$270
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Nouveau Planisphère Terrestre, indiquant les découvertes ancienne et moderne, les colonies europeenes et les principaux parcours des paquebots anglaise, francais et americaines qui desservent les villes maritimes
Author:
Perrott, Aristide Michel
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
A.M. Bernard
Date:
1864
Description:

Lithographed map, hand-colored. With 12 small vignette views on the map, & 7 blocks of text describing the various continents, etc. 56x83 cm (22x32¾"), folding into original boards.

Charming folding map of the world, with attractive and informative features. OCLC/WorldCat lists three examples of the map, dated 1858, 1860 and 1863, but no copies of this 1864 issue.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine of folder worn; map very good or better.
 
Item number:
283459
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