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Lot 799/0299

SOLD Hammer price: €180, Estimate: €200-250

Lord Rosse’s ObservatoryThe Milky Way from Co. OffalyCo. Offaly: Boeddicker (Otto) The Milky Way from The North Pole to 10 of South Declination, drawn at the Earl of Rosse’s Observatory at Birr Castle, folio L. (Longmens, Green & Co.) 1892, First Edn., portfolio, t.p. with black and white engraving of Birr Castle, Offaly, four loose litho plts after W.H. Wesley, together with the six part plts., fold. plt. & loose plts. in the off print of Lord Oxmantown on the Great Nebula in Orion, also the original ptd. prospectus, all housed in original blue cloth folder, ptd. label. Scarce. (1)

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