Dorothy Sloan -- Books

Auction Ten:
Cartography of Texas and the West

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Contents

Items 1–25: [ATLAS]. PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius. La Geografia.... Venice: Niccolo Bascarini for Giovanni Battista Pedrezano, 1548 through [MAP]. ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, [Didier].

Item 26–52: [MAP]. [MITCHELL, John]. [Louisiana]. [London, 1755] through [MAP]. MELISH, John. United States of America Compiled from the Latest & Best Authorities. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Son, 1820.

Items 53–74: [MAP]. [LAS CASES, Compte de E. M. J.?]. Carte spéciale, historique et géographique de la République des États-Unis de L’Amérique du Nord through [BOOK]. HOLLEY, Mary Austin. Texas. Observations, Historical, Geographical and Descriptive, in a Series of Letters.

Items 75–100: [MAP]. ARROWSMITH, J[ohn]. Mexico. London: Pubd. 15 Feby. 1834 through [GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT]. UNITED STATES. WAR DEPARTMENT. ...Obstructions in Sabine River. Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting a Report Respecting the Removal of Obstructions to the Navigation of the Sabine River....

Items 101–125: [MAP]. GELLATLY, J. (engraver). United States Edinburgh: W. & R. Chambers, [1838?] through [MAP]. DUVOTENAY, Th. États-Unis.

Items 126–150: [PORTRAIT & CITY VIEW]. EDWARDS, W. J[oseph]. (engraver). City of Houston in Texas, Samuel Houston through [GLOBE]. LORING, Josiah. [Terrestrial globe labeled]: Loring’s Terrestrial Globe Containing all the Late Discoveries and Geographical Improvements, also the Tracks of the Most Celebrated Circumnavigators. Compiled from Smith’s New English Globe, With Additions and Improvements by Annin & Smith. Boston Joseph Loring 136 Washington St. 1844.

Items 151–175: [STOCK CERTIFICATE: MERCER COLONY]. TEXAS ASSOCIATION. Ornate lithographed stock certificate commencing: Texas Association 8,000 Square Miles on the Trinity River....through [POCKET MAP]. MITCHELL, S. Augustus. A New Map of Texas, Oregon and California with the Regions Adjoining. Compiled from the Most Recent Authorities.

Items 176-200: [BOOK]. [PAGE, Frederic B.]. Prairiedom: Rambles and Scrambles in Texas or New Estrémadura. By a Suthron through [GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT]. HUGHES, George W. Report of the Secretary of War, Communicating...Operations of the Army of the United States in Texas and the Adjacent Mexican States on the Rio Grande....

Items 201–225: [BOOK]. HUGHES, John T. Doniphan's Expedition; Containing an Account of the Conquest of New Mexico... through [BOOK]. CONSIDERANT, Victor. Au Texas. Paris: La Librairie Phalanstérienne, 1854.

Item 226-250: [MAP]. HALL, S[idney]. Mexico, California, & Texas.through [BOOK]. DOMENECH, E[mmanuel]. Missionary Adventures in Texas and Mexico: A Personal Narrative of Six Years' Sojourn....

Item 251-275: [ATLAS]. GARCÍA CUBAS, Antonio. Atlas geográfico e histórico de la República Mexicana through [POCKET MAP]. ROSS, E. H. Ross' New Connected County & Railroad Map of Texas and Indian Territory.

Item 276-300: [MAP]. WILLIAMS, J. David. Map of Texas through [POCKET MAP]. RAND, McNALLY & CO. Rand, McNally & Co.'s New Enlarged Scale Railroad and County Map of Texas Compiled from the Latest and Most Accurate Surveys.

Item 301-325: [MAP]. TUNISON, H. C. Tunison's Texas and Indian Territory through [MAP]. RAND, McNALLY & CO. Rand, McNally & Cos. Texas.

Item 326-363: [MAP]. ANONYMOUS. Texas. N.p., [ca. 1940-50]. 73.5 x 62.5 cm (29 x 24-1/2 inches). Colored decorative map printed on coarse cotton cloth through [PRINTS & VIEWS]. Lot of 10 prints and views.

 
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