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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 211

    SPRENGEL, Matthias Christian. Allgemeines historisches oder Abrisz der merkwürdigsten neuen Welt-Begebenheiten enthaltend für 1784 bie Geschichte der Revolution von Nord-America. Berlin: Haude und Spener, [1783]. 24°. Additional engraved title, folding hand-coloured engraved map of North America, 17 plates, one double-page, 3 hand-coloured (some light browning, occasional spotting). Contemporary blue wrappers (chipped), later red morocco case gilt. Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). ?Second edition, with author's initials as "M.C.", no colophon, and plate 13 dated 1784. Sabin 89755.

    Price Realised  

    SPRENGEL, Matthias Christian. Allgemeines historisches oder Abrisz der merkwürdigsten neuen Welt-Begebenheiten enthaltend für 1784 bie Geschichte der Revolution von Nord-America. Berlin: Haude und Spener, [1783]. 24°. Additional engraved title, folding hand-coloured engraved map of North America, 17 plates, one double-page, 3 hand-coloured (some light browning, occasional spotting). Contemporary blue wrappers (chipped), later red morocco case gilt. Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). ?Second edition, with author's initials as "M.C.", no colophon, and plate 13 dated 1784. Sabin 89755.


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