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North and South America. Leonhard Von Euler (1707-1783) Tab. Geogr. Americae ad Emendatiora quae adhuc Prodierunt exampla jussu

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2764B
Lot:
486
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$246$200

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

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North and South America. Leonhard Von Euler (1707-1783) Tab. Geogr. Americae ad Emendatiora quae adhuc Prodierunt exampla jussu. [printed for the Royal Prussian Academy, c. 1750].
Small double-page folio copper-plate engraved map on paper; northwesternmost corner of North America still unmapped, including some of western Europe and Africa, "39 America" in lower right margin, hand-outline color and shading, ink blotch in bottom right corner, affecting only blank ocean, some marginal toning, one marginal water stain, short tears to bottom, just touching bottom border, repaired from verso, 18 x 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700


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South America, Leonhard Von Euler, Royal Prussian Academy, western Europe

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