Lot 147 of 312:
Letts's Popular Atlas 1883  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$900
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Letts's Popular Atlas, Being a Series of Maps Delineating the Whole Surface of the Globe, with Many Special and Original Features; and a Copious Index of 23,000 Names.
Author:
Letts, Son & Co.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Letts, Son & Co. Ltd
Date:
1883
Description:

[6] pp. + 156 numbered leaves of color litho. maps, town plans, six star charts, index at rear, pubs. advertisements to endpapers. (Oilier), gilt-decorated green morocco. Complete Edition. 

The firm of Letts, Son and Co. are best remembered in English minds by their diaries first published in 1835 by John Letts, the founder of the firm. It was his son Thomas who upon taking over the business rapidly expanded the diaries and general publishing. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear and rubbing to boards; soiling to endpapers; interior colors bright; very good.
 
Item number:
304479
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