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    Sale 12259

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

    5 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 71

    ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Gilles and Didier. Atlas portatif, universel et Militaire. Paris: by the author, Durand and Pissot fils, 1748-49.

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    ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Gilles and Didier. Atlas portatif, universel et Militaire. Paris: by the author, Durand and Pissot fils, 1748-49.

    8° (182 x 123 mm). Engraved title, 130 engraved maps mounted on guards, as listed in the table of contents and numbered: 1-7, 11-14, 16-96, 102-108, 108bis, 109-136 double-page engraved maps, a few maps misnumbered, map 43 in duplicate. (A few maps trimmed closely, touching plate borders.) Contemporary calf, spine gilt (rebacked, old spine laid down).

    The atlas includes European maps. Nordenskiöld 244, supplement only; See Phillips Atlases 608.


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