Lot 213 of 455:
American Coast Pilot, 6th Ed. with maps  

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$500 - $800

Title:
The American Coast Pilot: Covering the Course and Distances Between the Principal Harbours, Capes and Headlands, from Passamaquoddy, through the Gulf of Florida... Together with the Courses and Distances from Cape Cod and Cape Ann to Georges' Banks...with the Latitudes and Longitudes of the Principal Harbours on the Coast, Together with a Tide Table.
Author:
Furlong, Lawrence
Place:
Newburyport
Publisher:
Edmund M. Blunt
Date:
1809
Description:

xii, [2], [15]-389, [3] pp. 10 map plates ad 5 folding maps. (4to), 23x14 cm. (9x5½"), contemporary full calf, spine ruled in gilt. Sixth Edition.

With plates and maps. Howes F421.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine rubbed, head of spine chipped, title label no longer visible and with some insect damage, rubbing to covers and spine, corners bumped; front hinge split, staining to endpapers and several pages, foxing and toning throughout, several small and large tears in maps; overall good.
 
Item number:
304042
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