Description: 3 volumes, including atlas, 4to (296 x 234mm.) and folio (420 x 265mm.), engraved portrait in volume 1, atlas with engraved title, 69 engraved maps, charts and plates (some folding, one double-page and hand-coloured in outline), contemporary half calf,
somewhat spotted, text vol. lacking half-titles, bindings rather worn, rebacked retaining most of original spines, a few corners 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: Ferguson 287; Forbes 309; cf. Hill (2004) 975; cf. Lada-Mocarski 52
Provenance: Coningham, Peterhouse, stamp; William Slaney Kenyon-Slaney, bookplate; José Navarro-Ferré, book label
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