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    [Featured Lot]. [Maps]. Sir Walter Raleigh. The History of the World, in Five Books. Whereunto is Added in this Edition, the Life and Tryal of the Author. London: Printed for Tho. Bassett, Ric. Chiswell, et al, 1687. Illustrated with engraved fold-out maps and tables. Large quarto. Contemporary full-leather with raised bands and spine decorated in gilt. Title label lacking. Front board detached but present. Rear board nearly detached. Some rubbing, bumping and scratching to extremities with some loss at corners and along edges. Some foxing, toning, creasing and cockling to pages and maps. Bookplate. Very good.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2015
    9th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 19
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