Description: FIRST EDITION, 4to (273 x 210mm.), half-title, dedication leaf, 7 engraved maps and plans (one folding, 4 with explanatory letterpress leaf), 9 hand-coloured aquatints, 3 plain plates, errata at end, contemporary calf gilt, black morocco label,
without directions to binder leaf, folding map becoming detached from guard, rebacked retaining original spine
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."
Travel 519; Blackmer 597; Hilmy I, p.233; Wilson p.71
Provenance: Earl of Minto, bookplate
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