Dec 08, 2015 - Sale 2401

Sale 2401 - Lot 356

Price Realized: $ 8,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 12,000 - $ 18,000
LE CLERC, JEAN; and SANSON, NICHOLAS. Atlas Antiquus, Sacer, Ecclesiasticus et Profanus. Letterpress title, preliminary text (including index calling for 93 maps), 94 engraved maps, all but one double-page or folding, many after Sanson. Folio, attractive 18th century full speckled calf, spine lightly worn; internally quite beautiful, maps in original outline hand-color, wide margins. (GM) Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, [1706?]

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Superb atlas of the ancient and modern world, with particular focus on the Holy Land.