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Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas. Hartford: D.F. Robinson & Co., 1830. Quarto, with original printed paper covers, illustrated with eleven hand-colored plates (two double-page), all are maps except for the final plate, which is an engraved and hand-colored population chart with four engraved vignettes at the bottom depicting savage (Indian Village), half civilized (Canton), civilized (Constantinople), and enlightened nations (Philadelphia); all maps present as called for on front cover; sewing perished, some corners dog-eared, 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $100-150


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F. Robinson & Co., Olney, Philadelphia

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