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¶ Spruner von Merz — Historisch-geographischer Hand-Atlas (1854–55)

January 25, 2017

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Spruner von Merz, Karl. Historisch-geographischer Hand-Atlas. 3 vols. Gotha: J. Perthes, 1854–55.

Morris may have owned only vol. 1 (1855).

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1136 (sold to Henry Wellcome for 11s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library [deaccessioned]. — Unlocated.


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¶ Spruner von Merz — Spruner-Menke atlas antiquus (1865)

November 17, 2016

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Spruner von Merz, Karl. Spruner-Menke atlas antiquus. Gotha: Sumtibus Justi Perthes, 1865.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1135 (sold to Walker for 5s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Wilkinson — Atlas classica (1808)

May 29, 2014

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Wilkinson, Robert. Atlas classica, being a collection of maps of the countries mentioned by the ancient authors, both sacred and profane, with their various subdivisions at different periods. London: Robert Wilkinson, 1808.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1136 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for 11s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.


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¶ Cole — Catalogue of the objects of Indian art (1874)

May 9, 2014

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Cole, H. H. Catalogue of the objects of Indian art exhibited in the South Kensington Museum. London: printed by Eyre and Spottiswoode and sold by Chapman & Hall, 1874.

“Illustrated by woodcuts, and by a map of India showing the localities of various art industries.”

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1014 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for £2 10s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.

Digital version: Google.


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¶ Black’s general atlas (1895)

March 11, 2014

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Black’s general atlas of the world. Rev. ed. Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1895.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 191 (sold to Goldie for 18s.). — Unlocated.


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