Harris | A collection of voyages, 1705, 2 volumes
Harris | A collection of voyages, 1705, 2 volumes
Harris | A collection of voyages, 1705, 2 volumes
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BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Harris | A collection of voyages, 1705, 2 volumes

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108

Harris | A collection of voyages, 1705, 2 volumes

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Sold:1,250GBP

Lot Details

Description

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE EARLS OF HADDINGTON, LOTS 54-108


HARRIS, JOHN

Navigantium atque itinerarium bibliotheca: or, a compleat collection of voyages and travels. London: Thomas Bennet and others, 1705


FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes, folio (393 x 240mm.), frontispieces, 6 folding engraved maps, 21 engraved plates, contemporary panelled calf, various tears, holes, instances of fraying, Appendix bound out of order, binding worn, sold with all faults


PROVENANCE:

George Baillie (1664–1738), engraved armorial bookplate; thence by descent to the Earls of Haddington

Condition Report

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Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History
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