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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1880 Pair of Serio-Comic Maps in Persian (Rose and Kordig)
Code: SerioComicMapPersian-kordigrose-1880
Price: $14,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 28 Jun 2015 11:35:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/rosefred.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kordig.txt
Condition: Good. Backed on old original linen. Some soiling.
Date: 1880 (undated)
Drawer: 44
Height: 15.5
Note: Here-to-fore unknown Persian variants of Serio-Comic maps by Fredric Rose and K. I. Kordig. Maps illustrate conflicting perspectives on Russian expansionism and the Balkan Crises.
Scale: 1 : 9000000
Tags: Historical Map, Caricature Map, Franco-Prussian War, John Bull, Octopus Map, Russia, Frederic Rose, Kordig, Persian, Farsi
Title: Serio-Comic Map of Europe. / Replica of the Russian map of Europe.
Width: 21
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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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1866 Cassell Case Map of London, England (monumental)
Code: London-cassell-1866
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 04 Oct 2013 15:42:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/cassell.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/weller.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dower.txt
Condition: Very good. Dissected and mounted on linen. Comes with custom made book box.
Date: 1866 (undated)
Height: 56
Note: The largest original map of Victorian London obtainable.
References: Hyde, Ralph, Printed Maps of Victorian London, 1851 - 1900, no. 73(6), also pages 15-16.
Scale: 1 : 594000
Tags: London,Victorian London
Title: London.
Width: 77
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1691 Coronelli Map of the Pacific Ocean w/ California as an Island and Speculative New Zealand
Code: MaredelSudMarePacifico-coronelli-1691
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/coronelli.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor marginal toning. Platemark visible. Blank on verso. Original centerfold.
Date: 1691 (undated)
Height: 18
Note: Scarce map of the Pacific showing California as an Island as well as early exploration of New Zealand and Australia.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlanteveneto.txt
References: McLaughlin, Glen, The Mapping of California as an Island, no. 104. Wagner, H.R., Cartography of the northwest coast of America, vol II, no. 436. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of Australia and Antarctica, p. 48. Tooley, R.V.,Mapping of America, p.125. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II: A list of printed maps 1671-1700, no. 680.
Scale: 1 : 28900000
Source: Coronelli, Vincento. Atlante Veneto, (Venice) 1691, 1st edition.
Tags: Coronelli, Insular California, California, Terra Australis, Speculative Cartography, Atlante Veneto, New Zealand
Title: Mare del Svd, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico.
Width: 24
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1606 Mercator Hondius Map of the Arctic (First Map of the North Pole)
Code: NorthPole2-mercator-1606
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mercator.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/hondius.txt
Condition: Good. Minor soiling. Two facsimile repairs to lower border. Centerfold reinforcement.
Date: 1606 (undated)
Height: 15
Note: Important second edition of Mercator and Hondius' Map of the Arctic showing a break with 16th century cartographic convention.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasmercatorhondius.txt
References: OCLC: 898431950. Taylor, E.G.R. (1956). 'A Letter Dated 1577 from Mercator to John Dee', Imago Mundi 13: 56–68. Van der Krogt, P. C. J., Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 0020:1A. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, 88. Verner, Coolie and Stuart-Stubbs, B., The North Part of America, p. 142-187. National Library of Australia, 1628 MAP RM 150. Ginsberg, William B., Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, 1482-1601, 33.3. Kershaw, K., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 23C. Costa, B. F., 'Arctic Exploration', Journal of the American Geographical Society of New York, Vol 12, p. 159-192. Pool, J., 'Spitsbergen: Early Exploration and Mapping', IMCOS Journal, vol 121, 35-42.
Scale: 1 : 34214400
Source: Mercator, G. and Hondius, J, Atlas, 1606.
Tags: Mercator, Hondius, North Pole, Speculative Cartography, Conibas, Anian, California
Title: Septentrionalium Terrarum descriptio.
Width: 16
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1721 John Senex Map of the World
Code: NewMapoftheWorld-senex-1721
Price: $3,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 17 May 2015 23:29:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/senex.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor archival verso reinforcement to margins and along centerfold.
Date: 1721 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: Exceptional decorative map of the world revealing older cartographic suppositions. Shows California as an Island.
References: OCLC 229892680. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Map Center, G3200 1721 .S46.
Scale: 1 : 90000000
Source: Senex, John, A New General Atlas of the World, (London) 1721.
Tags: Senex, Insular California
Title: A New Map of the World from the Latest Observations.
Width: 21.5
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1849 Japanese Map of Edo or Tokyo, Japan
Code: Edo-tokyo-1849
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:30:11
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/japanese.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor fold wear and separations here and there. Generally very clean. Folds into original sideboards.
Date: 1849 (dated)
Height: 34
Note: Extraordinary woodcut Tokugawa Period map of Tokyo or Edo.
Title: Edo.
Width: 42
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1746 Popple Key Map of North America (Crepy)
Code: NorthAmericaPoppleKey-crepy-1746
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/popple.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/crepy.txt
Condition: Good. Margins narrow but intact. Moderate toning.
Date: 1746 (undated)
Height: 20.25
References: Goss, J., The Mapmaker’s Art: A History of Cartography, 55.
Scale: 1 : 11000000
Tags: French and Indian War, American Revolutionary War, Popple, Crepy, Lempiere
Title: Carte Generale De L'Amerique Septentrionale Avec les possessions Angloises dans cette partie du nouveau monde, Dressee sur la carte de Pople, publiee a Londres en 20 fuilles, pour servir a l'intelligence de la guerre presente.
Width: 19.5
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1704 Defer Map of Insular California and Mexico
Code: Californie-defer-1705
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:38:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/defer.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/inselin.txt
Condition: Very good. Wide clean margins. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1705 (dated)
Height: 9
Note: The first published map to show Fra. Kino's explorations. Includes California as an Island!
References: Mclaughlin, G., The Mapping of California as an Island: An Illustrated Checklist, 134. Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861, 78. Wagner, H. R., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America To the Year 1800, 462. Leighly, California as an Island, no. 110 Tooley, R. V., Map Collector's Circle, No. 81: 'California as an Island', no. 62. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, #760.
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Fer, Nicolas de, L'atlas curieux; ou, Le monde represente dans des cartes generales et particulieres du ciel et de la terre…, (Paris) 1705.
Tags: De Fer, Kino, Inselin, Insular California, Garci Rodriguez de Montalvo, Baja California
Title: Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique, est tiree de celle qui a ete envoyee par un grand d'Espagne pour etre communiquee a Mrs. De L'Academie Royale des Sciences.
Width: 13.5
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1700 De Fer Map of Insular California and  Mexico
Code: CalifornieNouveauMexique-defer-1700
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:16:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/defer.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Minor foxing, bottom margin. Some offsetting.
Date: 1700 (dated)
Height: 9.5
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Fer, Nicholas de, Cartes et Descriptions Generales et Particulieres pour l'intelligence des affaires du temps, au sujet de la Succession de la Couronne d'Espagne, en Europe, en Asie, Afrique, et Amerique, (Paris) 1701.
Tags: De Fer, Speculative Cartography, Insular California, Kino, Literary Tie-in, Mississippi River, Baja California, Seven Kingdoms of Gold, Quiviara and Teguaio
Title: Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau .
Width: 13.5
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1891 U.S. Coast Survey Map of New York City: Harlem River, Hell Gate, Roosevelt Island
Code: HellGateRooseveltIsland-uscs-1891
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Mon, 13 May 2013 19:25:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/uscs.txt
Condition: Very good. Two sheets joined at center. Some toning.
Date: 1891 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: The only known example in this edition.
References: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, G3802.H4 P531895.U5. Stanford University, Branner Earth Sciences Library, G3804 .N4 P5 1892 .U4.
Scale: 3.513888889
Tags: U.S. Government Map, Hell's Gate, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Roosevelt Island
Title: Hell Gate and East River from S. End of Blackwell's Island to Lawrence's Point including Little Hell Gate and Mouth of Harlem River.
Width: 53
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