London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
BEAUFORT, Daniel Augustus. Memoir of a Map of Ireland; illustrating the Topography of that Kingdom, London: W. Faden (and others), 1792. 4°, folding engraved map, hand-coloured in outline (some light marginal browning and staining), contemporary marbled boards (new paper spine titled in mansucript, rubbed and stained), early pencil note on front free endpaper reading "this copy on thick paper, the only one ?done."
With a small quantity of miscellaneous books including George Biddell Airy's Magnetical and Meteorological Observations made at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, in the Year 1845 (London, 1848) and Robert Louis Stevenson's The Works (Edinburgh, 1894-1901, 31 vols. ?only, limited "Edinburgh" edition, cloth). (a lot) (2)
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