Description: FIRST EDITION, 4to (297 x 225mm.), engraved portrait frontispiece, 7 engraved maps and plans, 5 folding, nineteenth-century half calf, spine gilt with ship tool,
portrait torn, repaired and laid down, one plate backed on linen, spotting
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Literature: Sabin 5910; Hill 135; Ferguson 125; Wantrup 62a
Provenance: Mackenzie-Begg, bookplate
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