Lot 22 (Books and Maps, 26th September 2017)
Ortelius, Abraham: Atlas (Theatrum Orbis Terrarum)? No title page, Lacking all before the Dedication page to Mr. Richard Gargrave. N.d. c1603. With 100 maps, numbered 1-100 Plus the Celestial Globe; Bound with: An Addition of certine maps unto this epitome of the Theatre of Abraham Ortelius. With 12 out of 13 numbered maps (lacking number 8); In all 113 maps including the Celestial Globe. Cont. full leather, later spine; armorial bookplate of 'George Kenyon of Peel' to front pastedown; small worm hole up to map 5; first few pages with edges little frayed; light damp stain to first 10 maps.
Sold for £3,100
Not complete - see description.
No list and too many to write out.
First map is The Celestial Globe.
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Auction: Books and Maps, 26th September 2017
25 September 2017 9am - 5pm
26 September 2017 from 9am
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