Apr 07, 2022 - Sale 2600

Sale 2600 - Lot 328

Price Realized: $ 3,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
(MEXICO--PLATE BOOKS.) John Pye, engraver; after Mrs. Henry G. Six Views of the Most Important Towns, and Mining Districts, upon the Table Land of Mexico. 6 engraved plates and 7 text leaves plus final blank, each 12 1/2 x 19 inches. Oblong folio, contemporary 1/2 calf, moderate wear, with imperfect gilt title on front board; moderate foxing; bookplate of Baron Northwick on front pastedown. London: Henry Colburn, 1829

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Large views of Guadalajara, Zacatecas, Sombrerete, Catorce, Valladolid, and Tlalpujahua, published as a supplement to Mr. Ward's earlier book "Mexico in 1827." Abbey Travel 668; Palau 374009.