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    Sale 2059

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    5 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 220

    MOLL. Herman. New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. [London, 1739]. Engraved map, 234 x 335 mm, hand-colored in outline, title within square border, showing the postal routes of North America. (Slightly browned along edges, reinforced along fold.) Matted and framed. From Thomas Salmon's Modern Geography. London, 1739. -- America. [London, 1736]. Engraved map, 310 x 222 mm, hand-colored in outline, title within square border. (A few minor spots.) Matted and framed. From Atlas Minor. London, ca 1736. -- MOLL. A New Map of the Whole World with the Trade Winds. London, [ca 1736]. Engraved double-hemisphere map, 232 x 332 mm, hand-colored in outline, with notes on the trade winds, inset of the North Pole, and a list of the signs of the zodiac. Matted and framed. From Atlas Minor. London, ca 1736. [With:] South America. N.p., n.d. Engraved map, 207 x 256 mm, title within engraved vignette at lower left (a few chips along edges). (4)

    Price Realised  

    MOLL. Herman. New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. [London, 1739]. Engraved map, 234 x 335 mm, hand-colored in outline, title within square border, showing the postal routes of North America. (Slightly browned along edges, reinforced along fold.) Matted and framed. From Thomas Salmon's Modern Geography. London, 1739. -- America. [London, 1736]. Engraved map, 310 x 222 mm, hand-colored in outline, title within square border. (A few minor spots.) Matted and framed. From Atlas Minor. London, ca 1736. -- MOLL. A New Map of the Whole World with the Trade Winds. London, [ca 1736]. Engraved double-hemisphere map, 232 x 332 mm, hand-colored in outline, with notes on the trade winds, inset of the North Pole, and a list of the signs of the zodiac. Matted and framed. From Atlas Minor. London, ca 1736. [With:] South America. N.p., n.d. Engraved map, 207 x 256 mm, title within engraved vignette at lower left (a few chips along edges). (4)


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