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Two Volumes of Navigantium Atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca, John Harris (English c. 1666-1719) Navigantium Atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca, Or A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels., London: T. Woodard, A. Ward, S. Birt, D. Brown (et al.), 1744-1748. Large folio (417 x 267 mm) each volume. 984 pages (volume I); 1056 pages (volume II). Second edition; Contemporary quarter mottled calf binding with marbled paper,spine with six raised bands and intricate gilt tooling. All edges stained; leather endpapers matching the cover. Royal privilege as frontispiece in volume one, engraved frontispiece in volume two. Containing 61 full-plate engravings, 39 of which feature panoramas and landscape views, scenes from the life of locals depicting their customs and traditions; and 22 maps, most of them folding. [Non-collated; Both front covers detached; several loose pages and missing maps/images from each] Ex Collection of William Clark, 1838.

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Two Volumes of Navigantium Atque Itinerantium

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Mar 11, 2017
2751 Todd Street
Alameda, CA 94501
United States
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