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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 64

    BLAIR, John (d. 1782). The Chronology and History of the World. London: 1790. 2° (460 x 314mm). Engraved title, double-page frontispiece map of the world, dedication, 15 maps, 14 double-page, one folding and 59 tables, all but 8 double-page (title, map and first blank detached, title soiled and with a few stains, occasional spotting). Contemporary calf (lacking front cover, rear cover detached, worn). Lowndes I, 215.

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    BLAIR, John (d. 1782). The Chronology and History of the World. London: 1790. 2° (460 x 314mm). Engraved title, double-page frontispiece map of the world, dedication, 15 maps, 14 double-page, one folding and 59 tables, all but 8 double-page (title, map and first blank detached, title soiled and with a few stains, occasional spotting). Contemporary calf (lacking front cover, rear cover detached, worn). Lowndes I, 215.


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