1816 Carrigain Wall Map of New Hampshire
Code: NewHampshire-carrigain-1814
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:52:30
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/carrigain.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/merrill.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Map has been professionally restored, backed with fresh linen, and reattached to original rollers.
Date: 1816 (dated 1814)
Height: 60.5
Note: 'The Carrigain Map' is the most important American map of New Hampshire ever published.
References: Rumsey 2303.000. Stark, Mica B., 'The Making of the Carrigain Map of New Hampshire, 1803-1816,' in Historical New Hampshire, vol. 52, nos. 3 & 4 (Fall/Winter 1997), pp. 79-95.Bent, A. H., Bibliography of the White Mountains, 84. Cobb,D. H., New Hampshire Maps to 1900: An Annotated Checklist, #91. Ristow, W., American Maps and Mapmakers: Commercial Cartography in the Nineteenth Century, p. 96. Phillips (America) 479.
Title: New Hampshire by Recent Survey Made Under the Supreme Authority and Published according to Law by Philip Carrigain Consellor at Law and late Secretary of the State. / New Hampshire To his Excellency Jon Taylor Gilman Esq. and to the Honourable the Legislature of the State of New Hampshire this Map commenced under their Auspices and matured by their Patronage is most respectfully inscribed by their Obliged Servant Philip Carrigain.
Width: 46.5
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1694 Coronelli Map of the Great Lakes (Most Accurate Map of the Great Lakes in the 17th Century)
Code: LaLouisiana2-coronelli-1695
Price: $6,800.00
AddDate: Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/coronelli.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor discoloration, lower margin. Blank on verso.
Date: 1694 (undated)
Height: 10.5
Note: The earliest obtainable specific map of the Great Lakes.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlanteveneto.txt
References: Burden, Phillip D., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, #701. Kershaw, Keneth A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, #163. Karpinski, Louis Charles, Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan, 1804-1880, p. 117. Karpinski, Louis Charles, Maps of Famous Cartographers Depicting North America, p. 55. Goss, John, The Mapping of North America: Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, 45. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, 314. Phillips (Atlases) 521. McMaster University Library, Research Collections, Accession # 107030. Newbery Library, VAULT folio Ayer 135 C8 1689 pl. 91. Osher Map Library Antique Maps Collection, OL260.
Scale: 1 : 5069000
Source: Coronelli, Vincento. Atlante Veneto, (Venice) 1695, 2nd edition.
Tags: Coronelli, Great Lakes
Title: La Louisiana, Parte Settentrionalle, Scoperta sotto la Protettione di Luigi XIV, Re di Francia et Descritta, e Dedicata Dal P. Cosmografo Coronelli, All'Illustriss, et Eccellentiss, S. Zaccaria Bernardi su dell Ecc. S. Francesco.
Width: 16.5
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1794 Samuel Dunn Wall Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World3-dunn-1794
Price: $6,500.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dunn.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original fold lines. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible. Wide clean margins. Four sheets joined. Some verso repair and reinforcement.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Drawer: 0
Height: 42
Note: A most impressive 18th century wall map of the world.
References: Rumsey 2310.002, 2310.003, 0411.001, 0411.002, 0411.003, 2310.004. Phillips (Atlases) 4300. National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801). National Library of Australia, Map Collection, 3258045. New York Public Library, Slaughter Collectoin, Slaughter 1035R; Map Division, Map Div. 02-322.
Scale: 1 : 41000000
Source: Kitchin, Thomas, Kitchin's General Atlas, describing the Whole Universe: being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the last edition of D'Anville and Robert with many improvements by other eminent geographers, engraved on Sixty-Two plates, comprising Thirty Seven maps., (Laurie & Whittle, London) 1797.
Tags: Dunn, Laurie and Whittle, Cook
Title: A General Map of the World, or Terraqueous Globe with all the New Discoveries and Marginal Delineations, Containing the Most Interesting Particulars in the Solar, Starry and Mundane System, by Sam. Dunn, Mathematician.
Width: 49
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1676 John Speed Map of Carolina w/ Lederer geography
Code: Carolina2-speed-1676
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:57:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ogilby.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lederer.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold. Original platemark visible. English text from Lederer's narrative on verso. Several minor verso reinforcements and repairs to edges, most not extending into printed area. One notable, closed repair from left margin extending approximately 2 inchs into the printed map.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15
Note: A ground-breaking map of Carolina showing the contentions geography of Jonathan Lederer.
References: Carrier, L.,'The Veracity of John Lederer', William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 435 - 445. Talbot, W., The Discoveries of John Lederer…, 1672. Cumming, W., 'Geographical Misconceptions of the Southeast in the Cartography of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries', The Journal of Southern History, Vol. 4, No. 4., pp. 476-492. Cunz, Dieter, 'John Lederer: Significance and Evaluation', The William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 175-185. The North Carolina State Archives, MC.150.1676s;MARS Id: 3.3.1.1.63. Phillips (America), p. 817. Cumming, W. P., The Southeast in Early Maps, #77. Goss, J., The Mapping of Nroth America, Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, 41.
Scale: 1 : 1900000
Source: Speed, J., The Theater of the Empire of Great Britian, 1676. Also in, Speed, J., A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts fo the World…, (London) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lederer, Lords Proprietors, Arenosa
Title: A New Description of Carolina.
Width: 20
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1687 Van Keulen Map of Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, and Florida
Code: Carolina-vankeulen-1687
Price: $5,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:54
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vankeulen.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vooght.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor foxmakr lower right quadrant.
Date: 1687 (undated)
Height: 21
Note: One of the most decorative early nautical charts of the American Southeast.
References: Cumming, E., The Southeast in Early Maps, 91. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II: A list of printed maps 1671-1700 589. Koeman, C., Atlantes Neerlandici. Bibliography of Terrestrial, Maritime and Celestial Atlases and Pilot Books, Published in the Netherlands up to 1880, Keu 20B(133). Koeman, C., The Sea on Paper - The Story of the Van Keulens and their 'Sea-torch', 4-26. Brown University, JCB Library, Cabinet Ce682 /1.1.
Source: Van Keulen, J., De Nieuwe Groote Lichtende Zee-Fakkel, Part IV (Amsterdam) 1687.
Title: Pas Kaart van de Kust van Carolina tusschen C de Canaveral en C Henry.
Width: 23.5
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1855 Imray Map Nautical Chart of the East Coast of the United States: New York to Florida
Code: VirginiaCarolinaGeorgia-imray-1855
Price: $4,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:32
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/imray.txt
Condition: Very good, remarkably so. Minor soiling, right side. Minor verso repair, left side. Occasional manuscript annotation and additional soundings added in pencil. Is much cleaner than image above suggests due to difficulties in imaging such a large piece.
Date: 1855 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: One of only three known examples of this important early chart covering Florida, Virginia, Georgia, New Jersey, and the Carolinas.
Scale: 1 : 750000
Title: Chart of the East Coast of North America, Extending from New York to the Strait of Florida, including Plans on a Large Scale of the Principal Harbors, Drawn chiefly from the Surveys made by order of the United States Government.
Width: 78
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1783 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World-vaugondy-1783
Price: $2,750.00
AddDate: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 12:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Wear to outer margins. Minor soiling lower right corner. Original fold lines exhibit some wear. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 19
Note: From an ephemeral period after Cook's voyage but before the offical maps and accounts were released.
References: Pedley, M. S., Bel et Utile, cat no. 8, page 62 (illus). Rumsey 3353.013 (1752).
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Robert de Vaugondy, G., Atlas Universel (Paris: Boudet) 1783.
Tags: Vaugondy, Groux, Boudet, Cook, River of the West, De Fonte, de Fuca, Speculative Cartography, Baron Lahonton
Title: Mappemonde ou Description du Globe Terrestre dresse sur les memories les plus nouveaux et assujettie aux observations astronomiques, avec les Routes, et Decouvertes du Celebre Captaine Cook.
Width: 28
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1775 Henry Thomas View of the Battle of Bunker Hill
Code: BunkersHillView-thomas-1875
Price: $2,200.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:33:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/thomashenrya.txt
Condition: Very good near fine. Minor closed repair to upper margin, not intruding on printed image.
Date: 1875 (dated)
Height: 15
Note: Scarce view of the Battle of Bunker Hill.
References: Boston Athanaeum, Prints and Photographs Dept, C B64C3 Hil.b.1875. American Antiquarian Society, 'Lithff KingC Thom Batt'.
Tags: View, Thomas, Battle of Bunker Hill, American Revolutionary War, Boston, Siege of Boston
Title: The Battle at Bunker's Hill June 17th 1775.
Width: 19
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1775 Lotter Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: TotiusMundi-lotter-1775
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Some wear and verso repair along edges and centerfold. Minor print creases. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1775 (undated)
Height: 19
References: Osher Map Library, OL2211. Library of Congress, Map Division, G3200 1690 .L5 Vault. National Library of Australia, NK 4628.
Scale: 1 : 75000000
Tags: Lotter, Delisle, Speculative Cartography , Maerten de Vries , Compagnies Land , Strait of Vries, Gama Land, Laguna Xarayes
Title: Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas.
Width: 26
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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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1755 Postlethwayte Three Panel Wall Map of South America
Code: SouthAmerica-kitchin-1755
Price: $1,250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:53:15
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/postlethwayt.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/boulton.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original fold lines visible. Blank on verso. Paper exhibits slight warping. Size given represnted three maps, if joined. Individual panels measure 16.5 x 30 inches 18.5 x 30 inches inches, and 15.5 x 30 inches.
Date: 1755 (dated)
Height: 50.5
Source: Postlethwayte, M., Mr. Postlethwayt's Universal Dictionary of Commerce, Vol. II, (London), 1755.
Title: South America. Performed Under the Patronage of Louis Duke of Orleans First Prince of the Blood.
Width: 30.5
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