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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    HOMANN, Johann Baptist (1663-1724). Atlas geographicus maior. Nuremberg: heirs of Homann, 1759. 2° (542 x 328mm). Volume I only (of 2), printer's device on title, engraved title, 68 maps only, partly hand-coloured (repair on verso of title affecting one letter, heavily dampstained throughout, some repairs, some with loss, browning). Modern half calf (rubbed). The lot sold as a collection of maps, not subject to return.

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    HOMANN, Johann Baptist (1663-1724). Atlas geographicus maior. Nuremberg: heirs of Homann, 1759. 2° (542 x 328mm). Volume I only (of 2), printer's device on title, engraved title, 68 maps only, partly hand-coloured (repair on verso of title affecting one letter, heavily dampstained throughout, some repairs, some with loss, browning). Modern half calf (rubbed). The lot sold as a collection of maps, not subject to return.


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