Auction 443 / Lot n° 16

[SANSON, Nicolas (1600-1667)] Collezione di carte geografiche da L’Afrique en plusieurs cartes [e:] L’Amerique en plusieurs cartes. - [Paris: 1683]. An interesting collection of maps including one of America where California is depicted as an island. 4to (219 x 170mm). L'Afrique with title and 18 engraved maps; l'Amerique with 15 engraved maps (some browning, few plates just cropped, wormhole affecting innner margin of text and maps from G4 until the end). Contemporaru calf, red speckled edges (spine chipped, some rubbing, corners bumped). Provenance: small private stamp.

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 1,500 - 2,500€