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Author: Dufour, [Adolphe] H[ippolyte]
Title, contents leaf + 13 (of 15) double-page steel-engraved maps hand-colored in outline. (Large folio) 24x17½, original quarter red morocco & mottled boards, gilt-lettered leather cover label, spine lettered in gilt.
Very large, finely-engraved maps of the various nations and regions of the world, including double-sheet maps of France in four separate parts; also, a nice map of the United States and Mexico, North and South America, the various continents, Oceana, etc. Should have six different maps on France, this copy only has four. See Phillips Atlases 833.
Heading: zzg
Publisher: Paulin et le Chevalier
Date Published: 1863
Condition
Scratches and scuffs to exterior, upper front joint splitting, foot and bottom corners chipped, covers loose; hinges cracking, foxing, mild edge wear, finger-soiling; maps mostly very good, binding worn.
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2372: Atlas Physique, Historique et Politique de Géogra

Estimate $250 - $350May 10, 2007
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