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    Peter Heylyn. Cosmographie. London: Macock and Chetwind, 1673. Sixth edition. Contemporary full leather with five raised spine bands. Engraved and printed titles. Four two-page folding maps (one moderately-sized area of loss to the first map). Marginal fraying and chipping to the fore-edge of the first twenty or so leaves. Worn binding. Scattered foxing. Library label to front pastedown. The A gathering ("To the Reader") is bound just after the engraved title and before the letterpress title. Missing the B, C, and D gatherings (introductory material), with the text of book one beginning on E2 after the letterpress title page. Thus, poor condition.

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    Auction Dates
    January, 2013
    31st Thursday
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