Lot 555: Author: Butler, Samuel; Title: An Atlas of Modern Geography; Place Published: London; Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, et al; Date Published: 1822; Description: Title leaf, a folding double-hemisphere map and 19 double-page maps, all colored in outline. 21x14.5 cm (8 ¼x5¾") modern half leather utilizing the original marbled boards, paper label on front. Butler was the author of several geographies for use in schools, advertising label for his works mounted inside front cover. Includes a map of North America and another of the contemporary United States. Condition: Repairs to large map, a few with splitting at center creases, some foxing and offsetting; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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