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Sale 2512 Lot 276
WELLS, EDWARD. A New Sett of Maps Both of Antient and Present Geography. 41 double-page engraved maps. Folio, 17x13 inches, very sharp modern paneled calf with red morocco spine label; cartouches hand-colored; first map with small loss at centerfold, final map lightly soiled, minor worm track at lower center. Oxford: Printed at the Theater, 1700
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500
A complete and overall very attractive Wells atlas bound with: 4 eighteenth-century engraved folding magazine charts of the Caribbean and Atlantic Ocean. Other clippings from the London Gazette pasted to rear end leaves.
together with: Wells, Edward. A Treatise of Antient and Present Geography... Second Edition. Engraved cartographic frontispiece, [xvi], 175,  pages. 8vo, 7 1/2x4 1/2 inches, contemporary paneled calf, quite nice. London: for A. and J. Churchill at the Black Swan, 1706.