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AUCTION 23 * April 4 & 5, 2013 * Llano, Texas


Pocket maps, with a few case maps thrown in.
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Original Preliminary Art Work for Phillips’ Mexico Illustrated
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Americana:  High Spots of Texas, the West, Mexico & the Borderlands
Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, Photography, Prints & Ephemera

Auction 23 Prices Realized

Auction Schedule:

Thursday, April 4, 2013:

Session 1:  10:00 a.m. CDT, Lots 1-150

Session 2:  2:00 p.m. CDT, Lots 151-300


Friday, April 5, 2013:

Session 3:  10:00 a.m. CDT, Lots 301-450

Session 4:  2:00 p.m.  CDT, Lots 451-end

Exhibition:
Tuesday & Wednesday, April 2 & 3, 2013
10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST
102 W. Tarrant Street
Llano, Texas 78643

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Palenque Lavishly Illustrated
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Very Fine Copy in Original Cloth of Folsom’sMexico in 1842 With an Unusual Map of the Republic of Texas
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John Phillips’ Beautiful Plate Book: Mexico Illustrated
Very Rare & The Most Desirable Issue: Full Color
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Major Scientific Publication in New Spain. With Illustrated Xochicalco Supplement
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Phillips’ Mexico Illustrated
Issue on Tinted Grounds, Plates Exceptionally Fine
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Alternate Version of Trost’s Iconic Spindletop Photo
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Fine, Fresh Copy of Catherwood’s Maya Portfolio, Tinted Issue
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Rare British Edition of Linati’s Masterpiece, with Very Fresh Plates
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Bullock in Original Boards, Untrimmed. Early Aquatints of Mexican Scenes
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Early, Excessively Rare, Large-Scale Map of San Francisco
With Vignettes of Landmarks & Architecture
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Author’s Copy of a Seminal Mexican Law Treatise. In a Fine Mexican Binding
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Exceedingly Rare Tanner Map in the Treaty Map Sequence:
The First to Show the Alamo & the Battle of San Jacinto
Thomas W. Streeter’s Copy
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“A magnificent map”—Streeter
“The map was apparently quite popular and seems to have been used roughly, for few copies have survived”—Graff
Exceedingly Rare Large-Scale Map of the Western Mining Frontier
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The Cartographical Beginnings of Manifest Destiny
Very Fresh Copy With Original Brilliant Hand Coloring
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A Wonderful, Fresh Copy of the Disturnell Treaty Map
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