Sale: 328 / Rare Books, Nov. 19./20. 2007 in Hamburg Lot 493

 
Traugott Bromme - Atlas zu Humboldt's Kosmos. 1851.


 
493
Traugott Bromme
Atlas zu Humboldt's Kosmos. 1851.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 570
Sold:
€ 600 / $ 683

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Bromme, T. (Editor), Atlas zu Alex. v. Humboldt's Kosmos in zweiundvierzig Tafeln mit erläuterndem Texte. With 39 lithogr. maps in colours and 3 steel-engravd plates and several illustrations in the text. Stuttgart, Krais & Hoffmann [1851-54]. Contemp. half cloth with gilt lettering. Oblong folio. 2 ll., 136 pp.
Fiedler/Leitner 6.13.4. - Phillips/Le Gear I, 218. - Sabin 8201. - First edition of the important atlas of Humboldt's scientific main work. - Slightly foxed, cover with small remains of mounting. Nice copy with clean maps.

493
Traugott Bromme
Atlas zu Humboldt's Kosmos. 1851.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 570
Sold:
€ 600 / $ 683

(incl. 20% surcharge)