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

    5 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 83

    BUY DE MORNAS, Claude (d. 1783). Atlas historique et geographique… 2e partie. Paris: for the author, 1762.

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    BUY DE MORNAS, Claude (d. 1783). Atlas historique et geographique… 2e partie. Paris: for the author, 1762.

    2 volumes, 2° (389 x 307 mm). Double-page engraved titles, 139 engraved double-page plates within ornamental border numbered 71-206 and 3 double-page tables (74 maps with contemporary hand coloring). Contemporary mottled calf over boards (rebacked). Provenance: Leferon d'Eterpigny (armorial bookplate).

    Second and thrid volumes of the this historical atlas without the Atlas méthodique et elémentaire de géographie et d'histoire, and the first part of the historical atlas. Paris, 1761 as often. Phillips 628.


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