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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 65

    BLAIR, John. The Chronology and History of the World. London: 1803. 2° (445 x 333mm). Engraved title, dedication, douple-page engraved map of the world, 15 maps, all double-page, 58 tables, all but 8 double-page (title and dedication soiled, margin of first few leaves brittle or torn, lower corner a little 'nibbled at', some maps/tables at beginning lightly soiled or lightly browned). Contemporary calf (front cover detached, lacking rear cover, worn). Provenance: Edward Brookbank (signature dated 1814 on title and pastedown of front cover). Lowndes I, 215.

    Price Realised  

    BLAIR, John. The Chronology and History of the World. London: 1803. 2° (445 x 333mm). Engraved title, dedication, douple-page engraved map of the world, 15 maps, all double-page, 58 tables, all but 8 double-page (title and dedication soiled, margin of first few leaves brittle or torn, lower corner a little 'nibbled at', some maps/tables at beginning lightly soiled or lightly browned). Contemporary calf (front cover detached, lacking rear cover, worn). Provenance: Edward Brookbank (signature dated 1814 on title and pastedown of front cover). Lowndes I, 215.


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