Lot n° 69
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V. LEVASSEUR, Ingénieur Géographe
Illustrated National Atlas of the 86 Departments and Possessions of France, divided by Arrondissements, Cantons and Communes...
A. Combette, Paris, 1849.
93 raised plates, 6 plates of the five continents, 1 double plate of France.
Large folio (540 x 380 mm. approx.).
Bound in half basane and marbled paper (rubbing, bumping).
Title page sunned; stains, wetness, soiling, notably in the borders, and on some plates; a few tears and small losses, notably in the lower part from plate 65 onwards; double plate of France very pitted.
Some inscriptions and pencil marks.
Library of Auguste VERNEUIL (1856-1913), inventor of synthetic ruby.
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