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General-Karte des oesterreichischen Kaiserstaates mit einem grossen Theile der angrenzenden Lander.
Wien: K. K. Militarisch-Geografischen Institute, 1856. Engraved title page followed by 19 engraved maps. Three quarter leather binding with minor to moderate shelfwear. This is a large folio, measuring over 25 inches wide by over 21 inches in height. Marbled boards and endpapers. The maps are moderately foxed in the margins, with light foxing scattered in the image area. The final two maps are the most affected by foxing. The maps are black & white. This is an unusual edition in that it is unfolded, retaining the full sheet size. Two previous owner bookplates on the inside front cover, as well as an extra map affixed there. The text is unmarked. Titel und 19 Karten in Kupferstich. Imper.-folio. ABD LIII 737: "Alle karthographischen Arbeiten Schedas zeichnen sich durch die bis dahin unerreichte Schonheit, aber auch durch die grosse Gewissenhaftigkeit aus". Am Rand etwas stockfleckig. Ein Europa-Karte auf den Innendickel montiert. Exlibris.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Imperial Folio.
      [Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)]
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