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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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“Classic Book on Mexico” (Streeter, Texas 1104). Aquatints & Lithos after Lady Emily Elizabeth Swinburne Ward’s Art Work
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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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Pagès in Original Boards
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Very Rare Immigration Map of British Canada with Strong Political Implications
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Bullock in Original Boards, Untrimmed. Early Aquatints of Mexican Scenes
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“Goddard’s remarkable and beautifully designed production can properly be deemed the capstone of the gold region cartography” (Wheat)
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First Publication of Fifteenth-Century Migration Maps of the Chichimeca
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John Phillips’ Beautiful Plate Book: Mexico Illustrated
Very Rare & The Most Desirable Issue: Full Color
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Transit of Venus-1769. Early Scientific Expedition to California
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Phillips’ Mexico Illustrated
Issue on Tinted Grounds, Plates Exceptionally Fine
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The Rarest Edition of Bullock’s Mexico, with Two Added Plates
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Alternate Version of Trost’s Iconic Spindletop Photo
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Acceptance of the Patronage of Virgin of Guadalupe for Mexico
With a Remarkable Engraving of the Virgin Saving Mexico City from the Pestilence
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Illustrations of Some of the Foremost Surviving Mesoamerican Pictorial Codices
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A Wonderful, Fresh Copy of the Disturnell Treaty Map
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Arrowsmith’s Cornerstone Map of Mexico, Texas & the Transmississippi West
Grandiose Case Map, Sectioned & Mounted, “As Issued” Condition
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The First Book of Mexican Authorship Printed in Europe, with Superb Engravings
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