Jun 06, 2019 - Sale 2512

Sale 2512 - Lot 246

Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
(FRENCH ALPS.) Dépôt de la Guerre. Karten des Alpenassius vom Franzos Generalstabe. 58 chromolithographed topographical maps of the mountainous regions of southeastern France. Folio, 22 1/2x17 3/4 inches, loose in a contemporary cloth-backed marbled board portfolio with original cloth ties, printed paper title label to upper cover; light wear but generally very good; ink stamps of the German and Austrian Alpine Club to each sheet; several sheets with blindstamp of publisher C.J. Wawra, Vienna. Vienna, circa 1890

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Incredibly detailed contiguous topography of the French Alpine region bordering Italy, from the Mediterranean coast north to Albertville.