Description: 8vo (202 x 130mm.), 6 astronomical plates, one double-page plate and 27 double-page maps (one of which is also folding), all engraved and hand-coloured in outline, contemporary calf, spine gilt,
a few small rust-holes, occasional browning or soiling, binding slightly worn and repaired
Condition Report: the condition of this lot is as described in the catalogue description
"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: cf. Phillips,
Atlases 654 (1781 edition)
Provenance: José Navarro-Ferré, book label
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