Sale 167 Lot 200

New Sectional Map of the State of Illinois. Compiled from the United States Surveys. By J. M. Peck, John Messinger and A. J. Matthewson. Engraved by S. Stiles. New York: J. W. Colton, 1851.

Hand-colored engraved pocket map of the state of Illinois (41 x 27 1/2 inches), folded into original brown leather boards stamped in blind and lettered in gilt, titled "Colton & Co.'s Map of Illinois Exhibiting the Sections by Peck & Messinger."

Together with Rand, McNally and Co.'s Street Number Guide and Map of Chicago. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1882. Engraved map of Chicago with some hand tinting (24 x 16 1/2 inches), folded into original printed paper folder with 70 pp. text and advertisements. Wear to edges of boards; map split at the folds; 7-inch repaired tear to verso of map; some pencil notations.

Estimate $ 400-600

Property from the Private Library of Dr. Simon G. Stein II, Muscatine, Iowa

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