Description: FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes, 8vo (208 x 123mm.), 22 engraved plates, 2 engraved folding maps by Arrowsmith, one hand-coloured, (loose in folder), contemporary diced calf gilt, speckled edges,
lacking advertisements, some plates trimmed, one plate inverted, spotting and staining, maps backed on linen, rebacked
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the catalogue, 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: Ferguson 4031; Wantrup 133a
Provenance: Rich Eastham, bookplates
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