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Europe and Germany, Two Maps.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
479
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

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Europe and Germany, Two Maps.
Postarum seu Veredariorum Stationes per Germaniam et Provincias Adiacentes, Johann Peter Nell (1672-1743), Brussels, 1711, large double-page engraved map on paper, outline color, and cartouche in top left corner, tear and stain on left edge, affecting a small portion of the map; this is a map of post roads in the Low Countries, Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Austria, and south, including Venice, Paris, L├╝beck, Krakow; centered on Bamberg, 24 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.
[and] Carte D'Allemagne pour Servir a l'Intelligence de l'Histoire de la Guerre, Paris: Beaurain, 1785, large folding folio engraved map on paper, printed on two sheets, outline and cartouche color, toning, faint water stains, old folds, some paper tabs pasted along the top margin, 39 1/2 x 30 in. (2)
Estimate $300-400


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Paris, Germany, Poland, Johann Peter Nell, Austria, Brussels, l'Histoire

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