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    Sale 2512 | Lot 265
    Price Realized: $8,125With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2512 Lot 265

      OGILBY, JOHN. America: Being the Latest and Most Accurate Description of the New World. Engraved allegorical frontispiece, letterpress title in red and black, 18 double-page or folding engraved maps (of 19, lacking Virginia and Florida), 31 double-page or folding engraved views, 6 full-page engraved portraits, [x], 674 pages with numerous engraved in-text illustrations (without final leaf of Directions); variant pages 197-200 in larger type without illustration. Folio, 16x10 1/2 inches, contemporary calf boards, needs binding; general browning, several maps with splits or separations at fold lines, Arx Carolina plate with tape repair at lower centerfold, early inscription in ink to frontis. sold as is. London: for the author, 1671

      Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $8,125