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    Sale 2272

    Fine Books & Manuscripts including Americana

    24 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 80

    JOHNSON, Alexander Keith (1804-1871). The National Atlas of Historical, Commercial and Political Geography. Edinburgh: Johnson and Cowan, 1850.

    Price Realised  

    JOHNSON, Alexander Keith (1804-1871). The National Atlas of Historical, Commercial and Political Geography. Edinburgh: Johnson and Cowan, 1850.

    2o (540 x 350 mm). With engraved title & 41 double-page maps, hand-colored in outline or partially hand-colored. Contemporary half leather (upper cover detached, backstrip vanished, worn).

    Includes three maps on Australasia, one of North America, and one of the United States and Texas. Phillips Atlases 799.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Brooklyn Historical Society, sold to benefit the collections fund