Lot 332 of 522:
Maps from Lavoisne's Atlas, 1820  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
23 maps from "A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas," plus the remainder of the disbound atlas with the genealogical charts, etc.

Author:
Lavoisne, C.V.

Place:
Philadelphia

Publisher:
M. Carey & Son

Date:
1820

Description:

Comprising 23 loose double-page sheets with hand-colored engraved  maps surrounded by historical text, the sheets measuring 44.5x55 cm (17½x21¾"); the remaining portion of the volume contains historical text, genealogical and chronological charts with hand coloring, etc.

Maps from Lavoisne's important and influential historical atlas, including a half-sheet North America with the Lewis River present in the northwest; a double-hemisphere map of the world; Europe and its various nations and states; Asia; China; India; etc.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Moderate wear to the maps, some darkening at centerfolds; overall very good, sold as is.


 
Item number:
302832b
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