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    Sale 2488 | Lot 232
    Price Realized: $219With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2488 Lot 232

      MACARTE Y DIAS, DIONISIO. Lecciones de Navegación o Principios necesarios a la Ciencia del Piloto. 23 engraved plates showing multiple coastline views; 42 letterpress tables (numbered 1-41 plus one unnumbered) on 22 folding leaves; partly hand-colored folding engraved plate of flags numbered 42-43; 18 further folding leaves numbered 1-19 comprising 16 engraved plates of astronomical and navigational subjects and 2 letterpress tables. [2], 4, 567, [5], xxx, [2]; [4], 27, [2] pages, including leaves of binder's directions and errata. 4to, 204x143 mm, contemporary tree sheep gilt, quite worn, spine ends damaged; text relatively clean apart from marginal dampstaining at very end, occasional soiling and stains on plates and tables. Palma: Manuel Gallardo y Compañía, 1813

      Estimate $300 - 500

      Second edition of a navigation manual first published in 1801 in Madrid, including sailing directions for the Americas, and for the Eastern Mediterranean, Sea of Marmara, Black Sea, and Sea of Azov in a separate section ("Derrotas Utilísimas") at the end. Palau 145594.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $219