Description: FIRST EDITION, 4to (271 x 212mm.), folding engraved map of Canada, dedication leaf, list of subscribers, errata leaf, contemporary speckled calf gilt,
light offsetting from map, joints starting
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: Sabin 41878; Streeter VI 3651; Lande 1289; Howes L443
Provenance: Camden, signature on title; H.W. Pratley, Esq., Tunbridge Wells, Kent, sale in these rooms, 13th January 1988, lot 58
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