Lot 188: Rare map of the Northern Mines 1851

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-19 15:16:47

Lot 188: Author: Milleson, M. and R. Adams Title: A Complete Map of the Feather & Yuba Rivers With Towns, Ranches, diggings, Roads, distances. Compiled from the recent survey of M. Milleson & R. Adams C. Engineers Published by R.A Eddy Book & Stationer Marysville Calia. respectfully dedicated to the Yankee Nation by the Publisher Place Published: Marysville [i.e. San Francisco] Publisher: Published by R.A Eddy Book & Stationer Date Published: 1851 Description: Lithographed map. Lithographed by Justh & Co., San Francisco. 54.5x41.5 cm (21?x16 ?"). Very rare and quite detailed map of the northern mining districts, with a small view of downtown Marysville at lower right. OCLC/WorldCat lists only three copies, at the University of California Berkeley, Yale University, and the California State University Chico. Backed with paper, repairing ragged corners and marginal tears and chips; very good. Provenance: John Howell-Books, 8/83. PBA Galleries' Rare Cartography, Exploration & Voyages Thursday, 3rd December 2015 Estimate: $6000-9000
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