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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 162

    A MATCHED PAIR OF VICTORIAN 12-INCH TABLE GLOBES

    MALBY & CO., LONDON. CIRCA 1850-1852

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF VICTORIAN 12-INCH TABLE GLOBES
    MALBY & CO., LONDON. CIRCA 1850-1852
    MALBY'S TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Compiled form the latest & MOST AUTHENTIC SOURCES Including all the recent Geographic Discoveries MAnufactured and Published under the superinte[r]dance of the SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE BY THOs MALBY & SON GLOBE MAP SELLERS TO THE ADMIRALITY Published at the globe manufactory 37, Parker Street Little Queen Street Holborn London Jan 1st 1852 and with retailers label ACENTSM NEILL BROTHERS OPTICIANS &c High Street BELFAST
    and
    MALBY'S CELESTIAL GLOBE, Collated from the words of Piazzi, Bradley, Hevelius, Mayer, La Caille and Johnson. Reduced to the year 1850 By j. Addison. MANUFACTURED AND PUBLISHED UNDER THE SUPERINTENDENCE OF THE SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE BY MALBY & CO Houghton Street Newcastle St. STRAND, on mahogany stands
    63 cm. high overall (2)


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