Lot 146 of 312:
Lavoisne's Atlas, 1814  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$390
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Lavoisne's Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas; Being a General Guide to History, Both Ancient and Modern...
Author:
Lavoisne, C.V.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed and Published by J. Barfield
Date:
1814
Description:

Complete with 7 leaves plus 64 hand colored engraved maps and charts, most double-page. (Folio) 44x28 cm (17x11"), bound in later three quarter blue leather and marbled boards, blue leather cover label stamped in gilt, gilt-lettered spine

With the heraldic bookplate of Ralph Darling, British Army officer who served as Governor of New South Wales from 1825 to 1831. Handsomely bound British publication of Lavoisne's popular and influential historical atlas. This 1814 edition is the first with 11 new historical maps.

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Lot Amendments
Condition:
Rubbing and light soiling to boards; interior sound with light toning, scattered foxing, faint offsetting; very good.
 
Item number:
304494
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