Lot 175* - A194 Books - Wednesday, 23. September 2020, 02.00 PM
L'Isle, Guillaume de.
Atlas nouveau, contenant toutes les parties du monde. [AND:] Sanson, Guillaume. Inleidinge tot de geographie. 3 volumes. With engraved coloured frontispiece drawn and executed by Romeyn De Hooghe, 2 printed title pages in red and black, each with engraved vignette, 119 engraved maps (plus 1 duplicate; all double page and 7 folding). All maps (except 2) with old border colouring.
Amsterdam, Johannes Covens I and Cornelis Mortier, [1741 with additions until 1745]. Imperial-Folio (55 x 36 cm). Contemporary leather binding with gold-stamped spine labels, richly gilt spine, standing edges and outer edges, and gold-stamped centrepieces (professionally restored using the old cover; the covers bumped, somewhat scratched and rubbed as well as with small losses to the cover).
Koeman II, C & M 7 (lists 1 non-locatable copy, which may be the present copy) - Van der Krogt, Advertenties 848, 882, 893 - Sijomns 86 - cf. STCN (2 copies of the geography, but only others of the atlas).
CHF 22 000 / 32 000
€ 19 300 / 28 070