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    Sale 2496 | Lot 248
    Price Realized: $11,700With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2496 Lot 248

      MINISTERIO DE MARINA -- DIRECCION DE HIDROGRAFIA. Portulano de la America Setentrional. 106 engraved charts of harbors and port cities, engraved title-page, four divisional titles with contents lists. Oblong 4to, 9 1/2x14 inches, contemporary calf over worn boards, some worm damage to spine head and foot; worming to preliminaries and terminal charts, dampstain throughout. should be seen. Madrid, 1809

      Estimate $5,000 - 7,500

      First edition of this rare atlas of Spanish controlled harbors in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. Part I Puertos de la Islas Antillas * Part II Puertos de las Costas de Tierra-Firme, Florida y Seno Mexicano * Part III Puertos de la Isla de Cuba * Part IV Puertos de las Islas de Santo Domingo y Jamaica. Plate 30 of Part II represents the earliest separately printed chart of Galveston Bay, Texas. Phillips 1223 (variant).

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $11,700