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cover of Les Grandes Routes des Peuples. Essai de Géographie Sociale. Comment la route crée le type social - Les Routes de l'Antiquitie - Les Routes du Monde Moderne. Two Volumes

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Paris: Firmin-Didot et Cie./ Librairie de Paris No date, circa 1900. Two volumes finely bound in half blue calf over marbled boards, five raised bands with three red morocco labels lettered in gilt, marbled end papers, tops gilt. Near Fine, tidy pencil notations verso of fold-out map at rear of tome II, original map wrappers of tome I bound… Read more
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cover of Botanical Features of North American Deserts

Botanical Features of North American Deserts

by MacDougal, Daniel Trembly

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Published
1908
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institute of Washington, 1908. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY CONTRIBUTOR William Phipps Blake at front end page - "Professor Joseph Hyde Pratt, Chapel Hill, N.C. with compliments of W.P. Blake (?) Oct. 28, 1908 (Leafs 45)". Phipps contribution starts at p. 45, titled "Geological Sketch of the Region of Tucson, Arizona". Phipps (1826-1910) was the Territorial Geologist… Read more
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cover of Leonard's Vest Pocket Street Guide of Chicago

Leonard's Vest Pocket Street Guide of Chicago

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: Leonard Publishing Co., 1929. RARE First Edition, 1929, with fold-out map. Very Good Plus, title at front cover faded yet legible, small period bookplate front paste down, 1" tear at top edge rear end paper. Calendar for years 1930 and 1931 printed verso of map. Title page continues "Also containing a complete Street Car Elevated andBus Lines map; a… Read more
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cover of The Diamond Atlas. With Descriptions of all Countries: Exhibiting Their Actual and Comparative Extent, and Their Present Political Divisions, Founded on the Most Recent Discoveries and Rectifications. The Western Hemisphere

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New York: Samuel N. Gaston, 1857. In publisher's red morocco ornately embossed in gilt, all edges gilt, with 55 hand water colored maps including maps of all the states as of 1850 and rare maps of the Western Territories, as well as maps of Canada, Mexico, Central and South America. Very Good, the end papers darkened, illegible prior owner… Read more
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cover of A Physiographic Diagram of the United States, (Small Scale Edition).  Map with Accompanying Text

A Physiographic Diagram of the United States, (Small Scale Edition). Map with Accompanying Text

by Lobeck, A. K.

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Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
18th Printing
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New York: The Geographical Press, Columbia University, 1950. SCARCE. 8 pp,, 6 with text and 2 page map printed verso pages 1 and 8, 19" h x 12" w closed, map 19" h x 24" w open. Near Fine, centerfold as issued, prior owner name top edge front page, light foxing bottom margin front page with text. Scale 1/9,000,000… Read more
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cover of De Situ Orbis Libri III cum notis integris Hermolai Barbari, Petri Joannis Olivarii, Fredenandi Nonii Pintiani, Petri Ciacconii, Andreae Schotti, Isaaci Vossii, et Jacobi Gronovii. Accedunt Petri Joannis Nunnesii. et Jacobi Perizonii.cur. Abrahamo Gronovi

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Lugduni Batavorum (London): Samuelem Luchtmans et Fil, 1748. Two volumes in contemporary full vellum, Illustrated with allegorical frontispiece engraving and folding engraved map of the known earth in classical times, with numerous copperplate engravings in the text. Title page of V. 2 reads: ..." Pars altera exhibens animadversiones Isaaci Vossii, Jacobi Perizonii, et Abrahami Gronovii, ac dedicationes & praefationes virorum… Read more
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