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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 95

    A late 18th-century english 3-inch pocket globe

    CARY, 1791

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    A late 18th-century english 3-inch pocket globe
    Cary, 1791
    CARY'S Pocket GLOBE agreeable to the latest DISCOVERIES LONDON Pub.d by J. & W. Cary Strand Apr. 1 1791, made up of twelve hand-coloured engraved gores with metal axis pins, in fishskin case with interiors half gores for table of latitudes and longitudes and map of The WORLD as known in CÆSAR'S Time.
    3½in. (9.5cm) in case

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