Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 525

 
Gabriel Bodenehr - Atlas curieux. Nach 1704.


 
525
Gabriel Bodenehr
Atlas curieux. Nach 1704.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,755
Sold:
€ 2,160 / $ 2.527

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Bodenehr, G., Atlas curieux, oder neuer und compendieuser Atlas, in welchem außer den General Land Charten .. sehr viele speciale von besondern Provincien und Territorien, sonderlich deren, die in letzteren Kreigen renommiert worden, enthalten sind. With engr. title with border, 2 folding engr. charts (of 3) and 86 (66 colored in outline, 2 folding) engr. maps (of 99). Augsburg, G. Bodenehr ([nach 1794]. Contemp. half vellum. Oblong large 4to. 1 l. (preface and plate index)

Phillips/Le Gear 545. - Small-sized atlas with numerous areal maps of Europe, with a focus on areas affected by the Spanish war of succession (1701-14), and Germany. - Contains: world (3) and continental maps of America and Europe, as well as maps of France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Benelux, Switzerland, Meditteranean Sea (with battle scene), Great Britain, Black Sea and the map of Russia, which ic included in the count, however, it is not mentioned in the index. - Lacking maps of Germany, Spanish Netherlands, Austria and Denmark. - Mostly foxed in broad margins, stronger in places, ca. 7 maps with traces of damp at top, 2 maps with small marginal blemishes and split, binding shaken. Binding blemished.

525
Gabriel Bodenehr
Atlas curieux. Nach 1704.
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,755
Sold:
€ 2,160 / $ 2.527

(incl. 20% surcharge)