• The Wolfgang A. Herz Library:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2158

    The Wolfgang A. Herz Library: Important Voyages and Travels

    9 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    ANSON, George. -- WALTER, Richard, compiler. Des Herrn Admirals, Lord Ansons Reise um die Welt. Leipzig and Göttingen: Widow of Abraham Vandenhoeck, 1763.

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    ANSON, George. -- WALTER, Richard, compiler. Des Herrn Admirals, Lord Ansons Reise um die Welt. Leipzig and Göttingen: Widow of Abraham Vandenhoeck, 1763.

    4o (196 x 119 mm). 23 engraved folding plates (plate 21A and 21B are pasted together). Contemporary German calf, spine richly gilt, edges stained blue.

    Second edition in German. See previous lot. Sabin 101188.


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