Lot 306: BLACK'S GENERAL ATLAS OF THE WORLD... Edin: 1885.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Atlas] BLACKS GENERAL ATLAS OF THE WORLD: New and Revised Edition Embracing the Latest Discoveries, New Boundaries Edin: Adam and Charles Black, 1885. 78 plates (as numbered): Flags frontis + 77 map numbers from I-LV, including 22 repeated map numbers, as follows: XXXIVa, XXXVIa, XXXIXa, XLIIa-XLIIe, LIIa-LIIb, and 12 from XLIVa-XLIIm. Some maps are double, some single-page. Double-page maps account for either 1 or 2 map numbers (or in 1 instance, 3 map numbers). Maps are in printed color. Folio. Orig half red leather and cloth worn, reinforcement to hinges may be later. Maps very good. Sold with all faults. 13.0 Lb.