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Scott, Joseph (fl. circa 1795) The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic Description of the Several States.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1179
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Scott, Joseph (fl. circa 1795) The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic Description of the Several States. Philadelphia: F. and R. Bailey, 1795. First edition, 12mo, lacking the large folding map of the United States, with approximately seventeen maps (map of New Jersey torn in half with the torn half missing), a well-worn copy with most maps torn or stained, title page engraved, bound in full contemporary sheepskin, ex library, with a few stamps, inscriptions, etc., possibly missing text leaves in signature N (see collation), 6 1/2 x 4 in.

[pi]4, single blank unsigned leaf, A-M6, N4, O-Z6, Aa6, Bb2.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Philadelphia, United States, Counties of Ireland, Counties of the Republic of Ireland, Gazetteer, N6 road, Postage stamp, Songs, Torn

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