Description: FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, 4to (279 x 215mm.), engraved portrait, 8 hand-coloured maps, 3 folding, 2 hand-coloured aquatint plates and 2 (of 3) plain engraved plates (the missing plate supplied in photographic facsimile), modern brown half morocco gilt, marbled boards, new endpapers, some pencil annotations,
a few small repairs and tears (F recornered), lacking plate III, scattered 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."
Travel 4; Forbes 443; Hill (2004), 1026; Sabin 41416
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