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Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper

Thursday 31st May 2018: 1:00pm BST

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Lot 7

Americas.- Snow (W. Parker) A Two Years' Cruise off Tierra del Fuego, the Falkland Islands, Patagonia and in the River Plate, 2 vol., first edition, 6 chromolithographed plates, 3 folding maps, 1857.

 

Estimate: £400 - 600

Hammer Price: £850

Full Lot Details

Americas.- Snow (W. Parker) A Two Years' Cruise off Tierra del Fuego, the Falkland Islands, Patagonia and in the River Plate, 2 vol., first edition, 6 chromolithographed plates, 3 folding engraved maps hand-coloured in outline, lacking half-title in vol.1 (not called for in vol.2), marginal foxing to plates, light offsetting, ink inscriptions to front free endpapers, contemporary green calf, spines gilt with red roan labels, spines a little rubbed and faded, [Sabin 85559], 8vo, 1857.

Full Lot Details

Americas.- Snow (W. Parker) A Two Years' Cruise off Tierra del Fuego, the Falkland Islands, Patagonia and in the River Plate, 2 vol., first edition, 6 chromolithographed plates, 3 folding engraved maps hand-coloured in outline, lacking half-title in vol.1 (not called for in vol.2), marginal foxing to plates, light offsetting, ink inscriptions to front free endpapers, contemporary green calf, spines gilt with red roan labels, spines a little rubbed and faded, [Sabin 85559], 8vo, 1857.