1726 Valentijn Map of Taiwan or Formosa
Code: TaiwanFormosa-valentijn-1726
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:23:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/valentijn.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor verso repair top centerfold. Blank on verso. Wear along original fold lines. Platemark viisble.
Date: 1726 (undated)
Height: 18
Note: The earliest and most desirable printed map of Taiwan / Formosa.
References: OCLC: 51828226. Library of Congress, Map Division, G7910 1726 .B7 1997. Keating, Jerome F., The Mapping fo Taiwan Desired Economies, Coveted Geoghraphies, pages 72-73.
Scale: 1 : 850000
Source: Valentijn, F., Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien,( Dordrecht: J. van Braam) 1726.
Tags: Taiwan, Formosa, VOC, Pescadores, Valentijn
Title: Kaart van het Eyland Formosa en de Eylanden van Piscadores.
Width: 22.5
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1828 Gordon Wall Map of New Jersey (first official map of New Jersey)
Code: NewJersey-gordon-1828
Price: $8,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 03 May 2015 22:53:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gordonthomas.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/tanner.txt
Condition: Very good. Professionally restored and backed on fresh linen.
Date: 1828 (dated)
Height: 55
Note: A cornerstone map of New Jersey: the first 'official' state map and the first large detailed map of the state. -John Delaney
References: Rumsey, 2273.000, Tanner, H. S., Memoir on the Recent Surveys, Observations, and Internal Improvements, in the United States.. , page 26. Delaney, J., Nova Caesarea: A Cartographic Record of the Garden State 1666 - 1888, pages 47 - 50. Snyder, J. P., Mapping of New Jersey, pp. 94-99.
Scale: 1 : 190000
Tags: Gordon, Official Map
Title: A Map of the State of New Jersey with part of the adjoining states compiled under the Patronage of the Legislature of said State by Thomas Gordon 1828.
Width: 34
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1794 Samuel Dunn Wall Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World3-dunn-1794
Price: $6,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:36:00
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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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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1852 Shields Wall Map of Boston and Vicinity
Code: Boston-shields-1852
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:25:02
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/shields.txt
Condition: Good. Full professional restoration and cleaning. Rebacked on new linen with new edging. Original rollers. Minor spotting and discoloration here and there. Overall age toning. Like most 19th century wall maps, it shows its age, but retains its character as a stunning and dramatic map.
Date: 1852 (dated)
Height: 40
References: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 157; Rumsey 5465.000.
Title: Map of the City and Vicinity of Boston, Massachusetts.
Width: 41
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1845 William Little Presentation Birds-Eye View Panorama of London, England
Code: LondonPanorama-londonillustratednews-1845
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:37:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/londonnews.txt
Condition: Very good. Old color. Professionally re-backed with archival linen. Comes with original wooden roller. Some wear to left margins.
Date: 1845 (dated)
Drawer: R
Height: 15
Note: Remarkable presentation issue of an iconic birds-eye view of London, England.
References: British Museum, 1880,1113.5503.1 / 1880,1113.5503.2.
Tags: View, London Illustrated News, William Little, Panorama
Title: Panorama of the River Thames in 1845. Given with the London Illustrated News.
Width: 97
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1853 Colton Map of New York and Vicinity (33 Miles Around)
Code: NewYork33Miles-colton-1853
Price: $2,750.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:21:46
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor wear and verso reinforcement along some of the original fold lines. Professional flattened and cleaned. Detached from but shipped with original red linen binder.
Date: 1853 (dated)
Height: 25.5
Note: One of the most unusual and decorative pocket maps of New York City to appear in the 19th century.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition), 3472 (Eddy); Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a.
Title: Map of The Country Thirty Three Miles Around The City of New York.
Width: 24
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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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1720 Herman Moll Map of South America (South Sea Company)
Code: SouthSeaCompany-moll-1720
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:38:12
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moll.txt
Condition: Good condition. Overall toning and brittleness. Some older verso repairs along original fold lines. Blank on verso.
Date: c. 1730 (undated)
Height: 26
Note: A strategic guide to privateering in South America and an illustration of the world's first stock bubble.
References: McLaughlin, G., The Mapping of California as an Island: An Illustrated Checklist, 181, state 2. National Library of Australia, 1726 MAP RM 109. Shirley, R., Maps in the Atlases of the British Library vol I, T.Moll-4b, 12. Hutchinson, G., 'Herman Moll's view of the South Sea Company,' Journal for Maritime Research, 2003. Reinhartz, D., The Cartographer and the Literati: Herman Moll and his Intellectual Circle. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G5200 1711 .M65.
Source: Moll, H., A New and Complete Atlas, c. 1720.
Title: A new & exact map of the coast, countries and islands within the limits of ye South Sea Company, from ye River Aranoca to Tierra del Fuego, and from there through ye South Sea to ye north port of California, &c. with a view of general and coasting trade-winds and particular draughts of the most important bays, ports, &c., according to ye newest observations, by Herman Moll Geographer.
Width: 19.5
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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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1716 Homann Map of New York and New England
Code: NovaAnglia2-homann-1716
Price: $1,900.00
AddDate: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:36:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/homann.txt
Condition: Good. Some creasing and centerfold wear. Minor verso reinforcement.
Date: 1716 (undated)
Height: 19.5
Note: A beautiful map of New York and New England in the Jansson-Visscher model.
References: Goss, J., The Mapping of North America: Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860 #50. McCorkle, B.B., New England in Printed Maps 1513-1800: An Illustrated Carto-Bibliography, 724.1. Portinaro, P., and Knirsch, F., The Cartography of North America 1500-1800, pl.116. Van Ermen, E., The United States in Old Maps and Prints, p.47. Sellers, J. and Van Ee, P. M., Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789, 807. Manasek, F. J., Collecting Old Maps, 73. Baynton-Williams, Checklist: Printed Maps of New England to 1780, Part IV: 1700-1780, #1716.01b.
Scale: 1 : 380000
Source: Homann, J. B., Atlas Novus, (Amsterdam) 1716.
Tags: Homann, Jansson-Visscher, Lake Iroquois, Long Island, Fur Trade, Norumbega
Title: Nova Anglia Septentrionali Americae Implantata Anglorumque Coloniis Florentissima Geographice Exhibita a Joh. Baptista Homann.
Width: 23.5
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1831 J. Langdon Pocket Map of New York City
Code: NewYorkCity-langdon-1831
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:25:36
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/langdon.txt
Condition: Good condition. Map has been professinally removed from binder, flattened, and backed with archival paper.
Date: 1831 (dated)
Height: 13
Note: Extremely scarce pocket map of New York City.
References: Haskel, D. C., Manhattan Maps, A Co-operative List, 715 (Marks, Langdon issue not in Haskell). New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-1768, Map Div. 01-479.
Title: A New Map of the City of New York Comprising all the Late Improvements.
Width: 15
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