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    Sale 2512 | Lot 182
    Price Realized: $219With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2512 Lot 182

      (QUEBEC.) Cherrier, M.L. Cherrier's Map of Quebec with Railway, Harbour, Dufferin and Other Improvements. Hand-colored engraved pocket plan. 8 3/4x11 1/2 inches, folding into publisher's gilt-stamped red cloth case; light wear and unobtrusive reinforcements along fold lines; ink stamp of Chaperon & Drolet booksellers, Quebec, to front pastedown. Quebec, circa 1887

      Estimate $300 - 500

      A charming little pocket plan of Quebec City with numbered keys to the streets, public buildings, and fire alarm telegraph boxes throughout the city. Issued in conjunction with Cherrier's Quebec City Directory, the publisher prominently plants his advertisement flag at the right-hand side of the map. Quite scarce with OCLC listing one copy.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $219