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    Sale 12259

    Ex Libris Jean R. Perrette: Important Travel, Exploration & Cartography

    5 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 96

    BUCHON, Jean-Alexandre. Atlas géographique, statistique, historique et chronologique des deux-Ameriques et des les adjacentes. Paris: J. Carez, Verdière, and Boassange père, 1825.

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    BUCHON, Jean-Alexandre. Atlas géographique, statistique, historique et chronologique des deux-Ameriques et des les adjacentes. Paris: J. Carez, Verdière, and Boassange père, 1825.

    2° (542 x 370 mm). Title-page with engraved vignette, 51 engraved double-page maps hand-colored by a contemporary hand, 8 letterpress tables, 2 hand-colored, and 2 engraved plates, all mounted on guards (Lacks text leaf 46 Cuba, Some minor marginal dampstaining at beginning.) Modern half cloth (some rubbing).

    FIRST EDITION. See previous lot. Phillips Atlases 1176; Wheat Transmississippi West 348.


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