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BOOKS: Morse 1802 Gazetteer COMPLETE 18 Maps, Jedidiah Morse and Rev. Elijah Parish. A New Gazetteer of the Eastern Continent; or, A Geographical Dictionary: containing, in alphabetical order, a description of all the countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, principal rivers, lakes, harbours, mountains, &c. &c., in Europe, Asia, Africa, and their Adjacent Islands. Samuel Etheridge, Charlestown. 1802. Illustrated with 18 fold-out maps (all present). Hardcover. 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches. Unpaginated. Owner's name, Samuel A. Bradley, on front endpaper and title page.

Provenance: Property from the Collection of Charles E. Sigety

Notes/Literature: The late Charles E. Sigety was a renowned collector of Americana, ranging from examples of Norman Rockwell to important historic documents. A selection of his collection was sold at Christie's New York in 2016

Condition

Fair, with leather split at loosely attached hinges, some maps with minor tears or losses at edges and age toned, text has minor age spots, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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$70.00

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BOOKS: Morse 1802 Gazetteer COMPLETE 18 Maps

Estimate $150 - $250Mar 15, 2018
607 Myrtle Ave
Boonton, NJ 07005
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