Description: Second edition, 2 volumes, large folio (395 x 245mm.), titles in red and black, licence leaf in volume 1, 22 engraved maps (15 folding), and 39 plates, volume 2 with index and list of maps and plates, modern polished calf, spines gilt in compartments, red and green morocco labels, red edges, new endpapers, pagination erratic at places,
one map and some plates trimmed affecting images, slight marginal loss affecting text (2H-2I2 in volume 1, and 6A2 in volume 2), a few tears, minor spotting and staining
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: Hill (2004) 775; Lada-Mocarski 3
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