[Atlas]. Robert. Atlas portatif universel, 1748-1749


[ATLAS]. ROBERT. Atlas portatif universel. Composé d'après les meilleures cartes, tant gravées que manuscrites des plus célèbres géographes et ingénieurs. (Universal Portable Atlas. Compiled from the best maps, some engraved and manuscript by the most famous geographers and engineers)
Falaise, Pîtel-Préfontaine, Bookseller, & Paris, Panckouke, Bookseller, n.d. [1748-1749].

In-4 quarto oblong, green vellum of the era.
One decorated title page and 209 maps over watercolor outlines.
Added finely manuscript index.

Accident on binding, soiled title page; foxing and humidity stains on thirty or so engraved plates, minor damage on last (Brésil [Brazil]).

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