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    Sale 2512 | Lot 267
    Price Realized: $5,000With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2512 Lot 267

      ROBERT de VAUGONDY, GILLES and DIDIER. Atlas Universel. Engraved title, advertisement, 34 pages, and 109 double-page or folding engraved maps with original hand-color in outline. Folio, 20x14 1/2 inches, later but attractive half calf to style, gilt spine with morocco lettering piece, minor wear; stenciled titles to each map verso, occasional minor staining and small repairs; final two maps by De L'Isle (Hispaniola and Martinique); postal map of France dated 1758. Paris, 1757 [1758]

      Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

      Rather nice copy of the Vaugondy's well-engraved and accurate world atlas from the era of French Enlightenment. Very much "Bel et Utile".

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,000