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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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John Phillips’ Beautiful Plate Book: Mexico Illustrated
Very Rare & The Most Desirable Issue: Full Color
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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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Alternate Version of Trost’s Iconic Spindletop Photo
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The Rare First Issue of the First Printed Map to Accurately Delineate the Mississippi River
“One of the most definitive maps of the time, as well as the most influential in the later cartography of North America”—Streeter
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“The first drawings of Maya architecture to be published” (Wauchope). Lithographs on India Proof Paper
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Exceedingly Rare 1849 German California Gold Rush Guide & Map
Die Flugschrift, die Strömen von Auswanderern den Weg nach Kalifornien wies
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Early, Excessively Rare, Large-Scale Map of San Francisco
With Vignettes of Landmarks & Architecture
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“The most important contemporary map of the Mississippi and the Gulf region”—Streeter
“First map with the name Texas”—Schwartz & Ehrenberg
Cartographic Filibustering in the Spanish Borderlands
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Peter Maverick’s Very Rare Pocket Map Version of García Conde’s Mexico City
A Superb Copy in Original Full Color
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Exceptionally Rare Oversize Wall Map of Galveston in 1876
The Preferred Issue, with Illustrated Ads Surrounding Map
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A Wonderful, Fresh Copy of the Disturnell Treaty Map
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Lady Emily Elizabeth Swinburne Ward’s Rare Plate Book
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Palenque Lavishly Illustrated
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Two Rare & Important Maps relating to Texas & California
“Major source for the study of tribute, place glyphs, and political economy and geography of the Aztecs” (Glass)
“One of the finest products of the press of Hogal” (JCB)
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Rare & Extraordinarily Detailed Map of the Lower Mississippi River in the Civil War
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The First Book of Mexican Authorship Printed in Europe, with Superb Engravings
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Pagès in Original Boards
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