Lot 158: Celestial Chart. Laporte (Etienne), Carte Astronomique de L'Univers, published Paris, 1875, large colour wood engraved chart, sectionalised and laid on linen, seventeen inset charts and diagrams with a descriptive text in French, toned overall, some erosion of printed surface, occasional marginal closed tears, drawing pin holes to corners, slight fraying and rubbing along old folds, slight staining, 1300 x 870mm (1)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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