Freeman's Auction
(Early Ethnography) 1 Vol. Petermann, Augustus. An Account of the Progress of the Expedition to Central Africa, performed by order of Her Majesty's Office... London, 1854. Modern buckram. With tinted lithographic frontispiece with partly colored map at center, 2 partly colored maps (1 folding). Dampstaining at top of frontispiece, its fore edge corners repaired, some foxing and toning to title page, its bottom fore edge corner repaired, chipping at fore edges of the 14 text leaves, separations starting at folds of the folding map, a few small chips at its edges, all blank edges of the other map chipped. Ex-library: perforated stamp on title page, ink stamp at foot of first text leave, label on front pastedown. Frontispiece, title page, 14 text leaves, 2 maps. Sold with all faults.
Estimate $400-700


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Sold for $750 (buyer's premium included)