Jun 03, 2014 - Sale 2352

Sale 2352 - Lot 147

Price Realized: $ 6,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
CAREY, MATHEW. Carey's General Atlas, Improved and Enlarged. Letterpress title (trimmed and onlaid to front pastedown), prefatory remarks, 58 hand-colored engraved maps. Folio, 430x290 mm, contemporary 1/2 calf, worn, joints cracked, leather brittle and chipping; crease and minor dampstaining to the first leaves, scattered offsetting on maps, few short and clean marginal tears, else clean and bright. Philadelphia: M. Carey and Son, 1818