Sale 306: Maps & Atlases: With the Cartography Reference Library of the Late Robert Ross

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Date of the auction: 07.04.2005

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Cartes Geographiques Cours d'etudes

Title: Cartes Geographiques Cours d'etudes Author: A.M.SS.C.G. Place: [Paris] Publisher: A.M.SS.C.G. Date: No date [c. mid-1800's] Description: With 27 double-page lithographed map-sheets (34 total maps), hand-colored in outline (2 are folding); plus one double-page statistical chart (not colored

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Alaskan Boundary Tribunal

Title: Alaskan Boundary Tribunal Author: ** Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1904 Description: 3 Atlas volumes: United States Atlas. Maps and Charts accompanying the Case and Counter Case of the United States. (47 maps.) * British Atlas. Maps and Charts accompanying the

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Alaskan Boundary Tribunal. United States Atlas, Maps and Charts...

Title: Alaskan Boundary Tribunal. United States Atlas, Maps and Charts Accompanying the Case and Counter Case of the United States Author: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey Place: Washington Publisher: Government Printing Office Date: 1904 Description: With 60 total lithographed maps (6 are

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas Classique et Universel de Géographie Ancienne et Moderne...

Title: Atlas Classique et Universel de Géographie Ancienne et Moderne... Author: Andriveau-Goujon, J. Place: Paris Publisher: J. Andriveau-Goujon Date: [1845] Description: With 31 double-page steel-engraved and hand-colored maps (2 are folding), plus insets; steel-engraved title and table of

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas da Geographia Universal

Title: Atlas da Geographia Universal Author: Balbi, Adriano Place: Paris Publisher: Na Livraria Portugueza de J.P. Aillaud Date: 1838 Description: With 8 engraved maps (7 are double-page), hand-colored in outline; 1 hand-colored plate showing the mountains and rivers of the world; engraved title

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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The Century Atlas and Gazetteer of the World

Title: The Century Atlas and Gazetteer of the World Author: Bartholomew, J[ohn] G., editor Place: London Publisher: John Walker & Co. Date: 1890 Description: With 48 color maps; 2 color plates showing Astronomical diagrams and one with 4 charts. 14½x11½, original decorative blue cloth stamped in

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific...

Title: Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific Coast Author: Becker, George F. Place: Washington Publisher: Date: 1887 Description: Title, contents leaf, and 13 lithographed maps, plans, etc. (on 12 sheets, 2 double-page), nearly all in color. 22x17, unbound with

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Black's General Atlas of the World...A Series of Fifty-Six Maps Containing...

Title: Black's General Atlas of the World...A Series of Fifty-Six Maps Containing the Latest Discoveries and New Boundaries, Accompanied by Introductory Description and Index Author: Black, Adam and Charles Place: Edinburgh Publisher: Adam and Charles Black Date: 1867 Description: With 68

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Black's General Atlas of the World...Embracing the Latest Discoveries, New...

Title: Black's General Atlas of the World...Embracing the Latest Discoveries, New Boundaries, and Other Changes, Accompanied by Introduction Letterpress and Index Author: Black, Adam and Charles Place: Edinburgh Publisher: Adam and Charles Black Date: 1885 Description: 32, 55, 70 pp. With 61 color

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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The Comprehensive Atlas & Geography of the World: Comprising an Extensive...

Title: The Comprehensive Atlas & Geography of the World: Comprising an Extensive Series of Maps, a Description, Physical and Political, of all the Countries of the Earth... Author: Blackie, W. G. Place: London Publisher: Blackie & Son Date: 1886 Description: ix, [1], 67, 99, 304 pp. With 67 maps

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical & Commercial

Title: A Comprehensive Atlas Geographical, Historical & Commercial Author: Bradford, T[homas] G[amaliel] Place: Boston / New York / Philadelphia Publisher: William D. Ticknor / Wiley & Long / T.T. Ash Date: [1835] Description: With 63 engraved maps with hand-colored outlines; 3 engraved plates with

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Bradley's Atlas of the World for Commercial and Library Reference...With...

Title: Bradley's Atlas of the World for Commercial and Library Reference...With Isometric Index to Each Map Author: Bradley, William M. Place: Philadelphia Publisher: Wm. M. Bradley & Bro. Date: 1889 Description: With 76 hand-colored lithographed maps (61 are double-page), plus numerous insets and

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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A New Universal Atlas; Comprising Separate Maps of All the Principal...

Title: A New Universal Atlas; Comprising Separate Maps of All the Principal Empires, Kingdoms & States Throughout the World: and forming a distinct Atlas of the United States. Carefully Compiled from the best Authorities Extant by David H. Burr Author: Burr, David H. Place: New York Publisher: S. D

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Universal Atlas

Title: Universal Atlas Author: Cassell & Co. Place: London Publisher: Atlas Publishing Co. / Cassell & Co. Date: 1893 Description: With 88 color maps (32 are double-page), plus insets; and 2 color plates showing the constellations, the solar system, the moon, etc. Index 102 pp. 16¼x11, original

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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The Diamond Atlas with Descriptions of All Countries...The Western Hemisphere

Title: The Diamond Atlas with Descriptions of All Countries...The Western Hemisphere Author: Colby, Charles Place: New York Publisher: Morse and Gaston Date: [1856] Description: 239 pp. With 55 hand-colored maps (1 double-page map of the United States); plus numerous wood engravings and figure

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Eighty Steel Plate Maps...

Title: Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Eighty Steel Plate Maps and Plans, on One Hundred and Nineteen Imperial Folio Sheets, Accompanied by One Hundred and Sixty-Eight Pages Letter-Press Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, by Richard S. Fisher, M.D. Author

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Seventy Steel Plate Maps...

Title: Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Seventy Steel Plate Maps and Plans, on One Hundred Imperial Folio Sheets...Accompanied by Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical by Richard S. Fisher, M.D. Author: Colton, G[eorge] Woolworth Place: New York Publisher: J.H

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Seventy Steel Plate Maps...

Title: Colton's General Atlas, Containing One Hundred and Seventy Steel Plate Maps and Plans, on One Hundred Imperial Folio Sheets...Accompanied by Descriptions, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical by Richard S. Fisher, M.D. Author: Colton, G[eorge] Woolworth Place: New York Publisher: J. H

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Cornell's Companion Atlas to Cornell's High School Geography: Comprising a...

Title: Cornell's Companion Atlas to Cornell's High School Geography: Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Designed for the Student to Memorize, Together with Numerous Maps for Reference, Etc. Author: Cornell, S. S. Place: New York Publisher: D. Appleton Date: 1860 Description: With 28 total engraved

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies

Title: Atlas to Accompany the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies Author: Cowles, Calvin D., compiler Place: Washington Publisher: Date: 1891-95 Description: 29 parts (only, of 35). Illustrated with approximately 100 maps, primarily double-page and color; and some photographic

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Cram's Unrivaled Atlas of the World, Indexed

Title: Cram's Unrivaled Atlas of the World, Indexed Author: Cram, George F. Place: Chicago Publisher: Geo. F. Cram Date: 1888 Description: 233 pp. With 92 maps printed in colors (18 are double-page), plus insets; 9 plates of historical maps of the U.S. printed in colors; 9 color plates of the

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Cram's Unrivaled Atlas of the World, Indexed

Title: Cram's Unrivaled Atlas of the World, Indexed Author: Cram, [George F.] Place: Chicago Publisher: Henry S. Stebbins Date: 1889 Description: 270 pp. With 140 color maps (21 are double-page and two sheets with 18 small city maps); 9 color plates of map charts; 9 color plates showing building

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Cram's Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World

Title: Cram's Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World Author: Cram, George F. Place: Chicago Publisher: Henry S. Stebbins Date: 1885 Description: With 82 maps printed in color (13 are double page); 10 plates printed in color showing flags of the world, the principal high buildings of the world, the

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas of Antient Geography...The Whole Materially Improved, by Inserting...

Title: Atlas of Antient Geography...The Whole Materially Improved, by Inserting the Modern Names of Places Under the Antient Author: D'Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon Place: London Publisher: R. H. Laurie Date: 1821 Description: With 12 copper-engraved maps (all but one double-page), hand-colored

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas de la Géographie Ancienne, du moyen âge, et moderne, Adopté par le...

Title: Atlas de la Géographie Ancienne, du moyen âge, et moderne, Adopté par le Conseil Royal de l'Instruction Publique...par Félix Delamarche, Successeur de Robert de Vaugondy... Author: Delamarche, Félix Place: Paris Publisher: Félix Delamarche Date: 1830 Description: With 36 double-page

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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The Universal Atlas, Including County and Railroad Maps of the United...

Title: The Universal Atlas, Including County and Railroad Maps of the United States, Together with Carefully Prepared Maps of All Other Countries from Latest Surveys... Author: Dodd, Mead Place: New York Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co. Date: 1892 Description: With 86 color maps (82 are double-page and 1

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas Universel: Physique, Historique et Politique de Géographie Ancienne...

Title: Atlas Universel: Physique, Historique et Politique de Géographie Ancienne et Moderne Author: Dufour, [Adolphe] H[ippolyte] Place: Paris Publisher: Armand le Chevalier Date: [1863-64] Description: Title, contents leaf + 40 double-page steel-engraved maps hand-colored in outline; engraved by

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Atlas to Accompany the Monograph of the Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon...

Title: Atlas to Accompany the Monograph of the Tertiary History of the Grand Cañon District Author: Dutton, Clarence E. Place: Washington Publisher: Date: 1882 Description: Title-page, contents list, & 22 double-page plates, including color lithographed maps, lithographs of the canyon by W.H

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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An Atlas of the Counties of England and Wales with a short account of their...

Title: An Atlas of the Counties of England and Wales with a short account of their History and Topography Author: ** Place: No place Publisher: Date: 1834 Description: [3] + 37 leaves. Manuscript on rectos only. Includes a hand-colored and hand-drawn general map of England and Wales, and 37

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 7 Apr 2005

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Vollständiger Hand-Atlas der neueren Erdbeschreibung über alle Theile der...

Title: Vollständiger Hand-Atlas der neueren Erdbeschreibung über alle Theile der Erde in 80 Blättern...Dr. K. Sohr Author: Flemming, C[arl] and Dr. K[arl] Sohr Place: Glogau & Leipzig Publisher: C[arl] Flemming Date: 1847 Description: With 71 lithographed maps and charts, all but 3 with

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 7 Apr 2005