1870 Gilpin and Ebert Map of Colorado showing Gold Regions (Colton edition)
Code: Colorado-ebertgilpin-1870
Price: $24,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:15:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ebert.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gilpin.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good. Comes with original binder, from which it has been detached. Map exhibits minor verso reinforcement here and there along original fold lines where the map exhibits some wear. All an all a very fine example.
Date: 1870 (dated)
Height: 26.5
Note: The final state of the landmark Ebert-Gilpin map of Colorado.
References: Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861 (5 vols), #1040 and #1118. OCLC: 17251276.
Scale: 1 : 760320
Tags: Colorado, Rocky Mountains, Gold Rush, Ebert, Gilpin, Colton
Title: Map of Colorado Territory, Embracing the Central Gold Region.
Width: 36.5
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1676 John Speed Map of America
Code: America-speed-1676
Price: $7,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:05:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/goosabraham.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bassetchiswell.txt
Condition: Good condition. Backed on archival tissue. Upper and lower borders Remargined. Minor closed and repaired tear near centerfold.
Date: 1676 (dated 1626)
Height: 16
Note: The first atlas map to show California as an Island.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America, mo. 217, state 4. Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, page 113.
Scale: 1 : 46000000
Source: Speed, J., A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts fo the World…, (London) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Bassett and Chiswell, Parima, Insular California, Briggs, La Maire, Phantom Islands
Title: America with those known parts in that unknowne world both people and manner of buildings discribed and inlarged by I.S. Ano 1626.
Width: 20.5
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1764 Bellin Map of New York City
Code: VilleManathe-bellin-1764
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 07 May 2015 17:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting.
Date: 1764 (undated)
Drawer: 2
Height: 9.5
References: Augustyn, R. T., Cohen, P., Manhattan in Maps 1527 - 1995, p. 50-51. Haskell, D., Manhattan Maps A Co-operative List, nos. 296-302. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, 124, state 2.
Scale: 1.906944444
Source: Bellin, J. N., Petite Atlas Maritime, Vol. 1, (Paris) 1764.     
Tags: Manhattan, Bellin
Title: Ville De Manathe ou Nouvelle-Yorc. 
Width: 7.5
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1710 Jaillot Plan or Map of Paris (1900 Taride issue)
Code: Paris1710-jaillot-1900
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:16
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/jaillot.txt
Condition: Very good. In twelve separate panels. Overall toning - some variance between panels. Original fold lines. Sheets exhibit typical brittleness associated with turn of the century paper. Size indicated represents whole map, if joined. Comes with original binder.
Date: 1900 (dated 1710)
Height: 75
Note: Monumental twelve panel map of Paris.
Source: Taride, A., Paris en 1710, (Paris: Taride) c. 1900.
Title: Plan De Paris, Leve Par Les Ordres Du Roy Et Par Les Soins De Messieurs Les Prevost Des Marchands Et Eschevins.
Width: 75
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1652 Gomboust 9 Panel Map of Paris, France (c. 1900 Taride reissue)
Code: LutetiaParis-gomboust-1900
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gomboust.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/taride.txt
Condition: Very good. Overall toning and brittleness. Minor discoloration along original centerfold on some sheets.
Date: 1652 (original publication), c. 1900 (Taride reissue)
Height: 52
Note: Majestic and revolutionary multi panel wall map of Paris.
References: Tooley, R. V., Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, pg. 185. Pinder D, 1996, 'Subverting cartography: the situationists and maps of the city,' Environment and Planning, A 28(3) 405 – 427 .
Scale: 1.986111111
Source: Taride, A., Plan Monumental de Paris au XVII Siecle, c. 1900.
Tags: City Plan, Map Set, Gomboust, Taride
Title: Lutetia Paris.
Width: 58
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1856 Dripps Map of Brooklyn (New York City)
Code: Brooklyn-dripps-1856
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:20:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dripps.txt
Condition: Very good. Laid down on archival tissue for stability. Removed from by accompanied by original gilt stamped linen binder.
Date: 1856 (dated)
Height: 18.5
Note: One of the earliest obtainable maps to illustrate Brooklyn after its 1855 consolidation with Greepoint, Williamsburg, and Bushwick.
Scale: 1 : 21600
Tags: Brooklyn, Dripps
Title: Map of the City of Brooklyn (as consolidated January 1st 1855).
Width: 23.5
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1791 John Moore Map of Nautical Chart of the Baltic Sea
Code: BalticSea-moore-1791
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Mon, 08 Dec 2014 18:00:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moorejohnhamilton.txt
Condition: Good. Professionally restored and backed on clean linen. Some discolorations.
Date: 1791 (dated)
Height: 49.5
Note: Scarce 18th Blueback John Hamilton Moore nautical chart of the Baltic Sea.
References: OCLC 762887904, 431781112.
Scale: 1 : 794000
Tags: Baltic Sea, John Hamilton Moore, Blueback Chart
Title: A new and correct Chart of the Baltic from the Cattegat to Soderhamn and the entrance of the Gulf of Finland on a Mercator's Projection. Including the harbors of Riga, Carlshamn, Aus and Geffle, with Views of the principal Headlands taken from the best Swedish and Russian Surveys; and Improved by John Hamilton Moore Hydrographer and Chartseller to his Royal Highness the Duke of Clarence.
Width: 41.75
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1752 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World-vaugondy-1752
Price: $2,250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:14
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Good. Some toning, soiling, and original fold lines. A couple of minor verso reinforcements.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 19
Note: Vaugondy's curious attempt to contextualize the New World within the sphere of Hellenic tradition.
References: Rusmey, 3353.001. Pedley, Belle et utile, p. 135, no.13. Fordham, Studies in Cartobibligraphy p. 165.
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Vaugondy, R. de, Atlas Universel, (Paris: Boudet) 1757,
Title: Orbis Vetus in utraque continente juxta mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astonimicis redactus, accurante Robert de Vaugondy, Geography Regis ordinario, 1752.
Width: 28
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1752 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: OrbisVetus-vaugondy-1757
Price: $2,250.00
AddDate: Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:36:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Original platemarks visible. Minor spotting. Print crease across western hemisphere.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: Vaugondy's curious attempt to contextualize the New World within the sphere of Hellenic tradition.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasuniverselvaugondy.txt
References: Rumsey, 3353.001. Pedley, Mary Sponberg Belle et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 13. Fordham, Studies in Cartobibligraphy p. 165.
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Vaugondy, R., Atlas Universel (Paris) 1757.
Tags: Vaugondy, Speculative Cartography, Hyperborea, Machimos, Eusebes, Mountains of the Moon
Title: Orbis Vetus in utraque continente juxta mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astonimicis redactus.
Width: 28.5
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1846 / 1878 Colton Map of New York City and Vicinity (33 Miles Around)
Code: NYC33Miles-colton-1878
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 11 Jul 2013 17:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along some of the original fold lines. Backed with original linen. Overall age toning.
Date: 1878 (dated)
Height: 25
Note: A highly decorative map of New York City.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition), 3472 (Eddy); Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a.
Scale: 1 : 205920
Tags: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Colton, Atwood, Eddy
Title: Map of The Country Thirty Three Miles Around The City of New York.
Width: 24
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1876 Askevold Pocket Map or Plan of Chicago, Illinois
Code: Chicago-askevold-1876
Price: $1,950.00
AddDate: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:38:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/askevold.txt
Condition: Very good. Rremoved from original blue paper binder (included) and backed with archival tissue for stability.
Date: 1876 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Scarce pocket map of Chicago.
References: OCLC: 25972277. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, G4104.C61878 .A8. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, GZ896 C53 (1875) A834.
Scale: 1 : 21000
Tags: City Plan, Chicago, Askevold
Title: New Guide Map of Chicago. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, GZ896 C53 (1875) A834.
Width: 21
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1597 Wytfiet Map of Northern Canada (first specific map of central Canada)
Code: ConibasRegio-wytfliet-1597
Price: $1,950.00
AddDate: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:42:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wytfliet.txt
Condition: Very good. Expertly repaired wormhole along top centerfold. Wide margins. Original platemark visible. Crisp strong impression. Blank on verso.
Date: 1597 (undated)
Height: 9
Note: An enigmatic map and the first specific map of Northern Canada and the Northwest Passage.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/wytflietaugmentum.txt
References: OCLC: 28515124. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America, 100. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 39.
Scale: 1 : 14000000
Source: Wytfliet, C., Descriptionis Ptolemaicae augmentum, siue Occidentis notitia breui commentario, (Louvain) 1597.
Tags: Wytfliet, Canada, Ruperts Land, Cibola, Tolm, Speculative Cartography, Verrazzano's Sea, Hochelaga, Montreal, Conibas
Title: Conibas Regio Cum Vicins Gentibus.
Width: 11
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