1752 De L'Isle Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West)
Code: DescouvertesdeAdmiraldeFonte-delisle-1752
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 05 May 2015 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Light overall toning. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 11
Note: Extremely rare, highly influential, and very important foundational map of the North Pacific showing Sea of the West and the apocryphal discoveries of Admiral de Fonte.
References: Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada,, (vol 4), entries 1208 and 1209 (present state unrecorded). Wagner, H., Apocryphal Voyages to hte Northwest Coast of America, pgs. 29-38. Wagner, H., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800, # 571 (copy of map inserted as plate XXXI between pgs. 158-159). Wheat, C. I., Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540 – 1861, vol. 1, map 131, p. 141 and 213 (Wheat uses Vaugondy example). OCLC 61556893. Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, p. 35-36. Falk, M., Alaskan Maps, A Cartobibliography of Alaska to 1900, 1752-3. Howes, W., U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Siginficant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States, D 244.
Scale: 1 : 850000
Source: Delisle, Joseph-Nicholas, Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte, Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Portugais, Anglois, Hollandois, Francois & Russes, dans les Mers Septentrionales, avec leur Explication : qui comprend, l'histoire des voyages, tant par terre que par mer, dans la partie septentrionale de la terre, les routes de navigation, (Paris) 1753.
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Martin d'Aguilar, Juan de Fuca, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte General Des Decouvertes De L'Amiral de Fonte Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Anglois, et Russes, pour la recherche du Passage a la Mer du Sud.
Width: 16
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1752 De L'Isle Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West)
Code: CarteDesNouvellesDecouvertesauNord-delisle-1752
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:39:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Some centerfold verso repair and reinforcement. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated 1750)
Height: 18.5
Note: A foundational map and the single most influential map of the the Pacific Northwest issued in the middle of the 18th Century.
References: Wagner, H., Cartography of the Northwest Cost of America to the Year 1800, no. 566. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, no 1202. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, plate 103. Cumming, W. P., The Exploration of North America, 1630 – 1776, p. 224-5, plate 360. Schwartz, S., and Ehrenberg, R., The Mapping of America, plate 94. McGuirk, D., The Last Great Cartographic Myth: Mer de L'Ouest, # 17.
Scale: 1 : 21000000
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte Des Nouvelles Decouvertes au Nord de la Mer de Sud, tant a l'Est de la Syberie et du Kamtchatka, qu'a L'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.
Width: 25.5
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1782 Delisle Map of the United States (British Colonies - first map to name Texas)
Code: CoursduMississipi-delisle-1782
Price: $3,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:44:45
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dezauche.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1782 (dated)
Height: 19.5
Note: A foundational map and the first to name 'Texas'.
References: Schwartz, S., and Ehrenberg, R., The Mapping of America, pp. 140-41, (illus.) 146. Martin, J. and R., Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900, pl. 19, pp. 98-9. Cumming, W. P., The Southeast in Early Maps, no. 170. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, no. 47, p.22. Rumsey 4764.098 (1718 edition). Balash, A. M, How Maps Tell The Truth by Lying: An Analysis of Delisle's 1718 Carte de La Louisiane.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte De La Louisiane Et Du Cours Du Mississipi Avec Les Colonies Anglaises.
Width: 26
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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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1783 De L'Isle Map of the United States and Canada
Code: UnitedStatesCanada-delisle-1783
Price: $2,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:46:04
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dezauche.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: Beautifully illustrates the intriguing discoveries of the Baron Lahonton.
References: Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, p. 20-1, #42. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 315. Karpinski, L. C., Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan, 1804-1880, p. 40, 47.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte du Canada Qui Comprend la Partie Septentrionale des Etats Unis D'Amerique.
Width: 26
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1783 De L'Isle Map of the United States, Mexico, and the West Indies
Code: CarteduMexiqueEtatsUnis-delisle-1783
Price: $2,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:46:05
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dezauche.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Small discoloration near panama. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 19.5
Note: The only edition of this landmark map to include the United States.
References: Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 137. Martin, J. C., and Martin, R. S., Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900, p. 92-3. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, p. 22, #53. Map Collectors Circle, vol 33, no. 53.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte du Mexique et des Etats unis d'Amerique, Partie Meridionale.
Width: 26
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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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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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1755 Covens and Mortier Map of America w/  Sea of the West
Code: America-covensmortier-1755
Price: $1,750.00
AddDate: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:13:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/covensmortier.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1755 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: Uncommon map showing the Sea of the West and a Maelstrom in the South Atlantic!
References: Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, page 14, plate 3. Rumsey 4638.092 (1736).
Scale: 1 : 31000000
Tags: America, Delisle, Juan De Fuca, Sea of the West, Maelstrom, Laguna Xarayes, Covens and Mortier
Title: America Accurate in Imperia, Regna, Status & Populos Divisa, ad Usum Ludovici XV, Galliarum Regis. / Carte d'Amerique Dressee pour l'Usage du Roy.
Width: 24.5
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1721 Delisle and Van Verden Map of the Caspian Sea (first accurate map of)
Code: MerCapsiene-delislevanverden-1721
Price: $1,100.00
AddDate: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:58:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vanverden.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Wide margins. Blank on verso. Platemark visible. Stated size represents two panels.
Date: 1721 (dated)
Height: 36
Note: A seminal production - the first accurate map of the Caspian Sea.
References: Rumsey 4764.082, 4764.081, 4764.083. Allen, W. E. D., 'The sources for G. Delisle's 'Carte de Pays Voisin de la Mer Caspienne'of 1723', Imago Mundi, Vol. 13 (1956), pp. 137 - 150.
Scale: 1 : 600000
Tags: Delisle, Caspian Sea, Peter the Great, Van Verden
Title: Carte Marine de la Mer Caspiene.
Width: 25
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