Lot Details & Additional Photographs
(Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1848), oblong octavo, three-quarter leather over marbled boards, a compendium of 94 maps detailing military campaigns and engagements of the late 18th and early 19th century.
7.25 x 9.5 in.The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Boards and first three leaves are disbound; external wear and internally clean.