MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706. Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.<BR />
Lot 2075
MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706. Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.
US$ 2,500 - 3,500
£1,500 - 2,100
Auction Details
MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706. Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.<BR /> MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706. Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.<BR />
Lot Details
MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706.
Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.
Volume 5 only (of 5). 4to (204 x 130 mm). [10], 400, [42] pp. Errata leaf. 170 engraved plates, mostly maps, plans, and views. Engraved initials, head and tail-pieces. Period calf, raised bands, spines gilt. Leaves and plates overall fine, a few plates toned, binding chipped, joints starting.

FIRST EDITION, volume 5 of Mallet's encyclopedic work. The final third of the present volume is devoted to America, and features dozens of views and maps including Canada, Virginia, Florida, Mexico, California, and city views of Quebec and Havana among others. Phillips 3447; Sabin 44130.
Activities
Contacts
  1. Christina Geiger
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
    Work +1 212 644 9094
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
Similar items