1852 Fielding Lucas Nautical Chart Map of the Chesapeake Bay and Delaware Bay
Code: ChesapeakeBay-fieldinglucas-1852
Price: $8,000.00
AddDate: Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:29:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lucas.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Some repairs lower left corner. Soiling including spot near Medley's Neck. Original linen backing with stamps and owner's signature.
Date: 1852 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: The only significant map of the Chesapeake Bay to be issued between the early 19th century Admiralty Charts and the Coast Survey Charts of the 1860s.
References: Rumsey 5436.000 (1840 edition). Foster, J. W., Fielding Lucas, Jr., Early 19th Century American Publisher of Fine Books and Maps, 'American Antiquarian Society', October 1955, Volume 64, Part 2, 162-212. Guthorn, Peter J., United States Coastal Charts, p. 78 (illus. on dust jacket). Papenfuse, E. C., and Coale, J. M., Atlas of Historical Maps of Maryland, p. 86 and fig.78. Ristow, W., American Maps and Mapmakers, pp. 266-268.
Scale: 1 : 360000
Tags: Fielding Lucas, Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay
Title: A Chart of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays.
Width: 29
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1635 Blaeu Map of New England and New York (1st depiction of Manhattan as an Island)
Code: NovaBelgicaetAngliaNova3-blaeu-1635
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:08:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/blaeu.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor wear on original centerfold. Blank on verso. Platemark visible. Light verso reinforcement with arcive tissue along centerfold at at edge. Minor closed tear professionally repaired on verso in lower right quadrant.
Date: 1635 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: The first map to depict Manhattan as an Island and to illustrate a beaver.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasmajorblaeu.txt
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of America: A List of Printed Maps, 1151-1670, 241. Van der Krogt, P. C. J., Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, (3 Vols), 9310. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, 635.1. Schwartz & Ehrenberg, The Mapping of America, pl. 58. Goss, J., The Mapping of North America: Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, pl. 2.
Scale: 1 : 3300000
Source: Blaeu, W., Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive, Atlas Novus, (Amsterdam) Latin Edition, 1635.
Tags: New York City, Dutch New York, Manhattan, Cape Cod, Blaeu, Long Island
Title: Nova Belgica et Anglia Nova.
Width: 20
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1755 Vaugonday Map of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware
Code: VirginieMaryland-vaugondy-1755
Price: $3,800.00
AddDate: Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:49:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delahaye.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Plate mark visible. Wide margins. Blank on verso.
Date: 1755 (dated)
Height: 19.5
Note: The first state of Vaugondy's important map of Virginia showing the lands of Lord Fairfax.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasuniverselvaugondy.txt
References: Rumsey 3353.101. OCLC 51199220. Pedley, M. A., Bel et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, no 470, state 1. Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 281.
Scale: 1 : 870000
Source: Vaugondy, R. , Atlas Universel (Paris) 1755.
Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Vaugondy, Lord Fairfax
Title: Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.
Width: 26
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1755 Vaugonday Map of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware
Code: VirginieMaryland2-vaugondy-1755
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:04:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delahaye.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some spotting and offsetting, especially near border.
Date: 1755 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: The first state of Vaugondy's important map of Virginia showing the lands of Lord Fairfax.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasuniverselvaugondy.txt
References: Rumsey 3353.101. OCLC 51199220. Pedley, Mary Sponberg Belle et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 470, state 3. Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 281.
Scale: 1 : 870000
Source: Vaugondy, R., Atlas Universel (Paris) 1757.
Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Vaugondy, Lord Fairfax
Title: Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland.
Width: 26
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1690 Valk and Schenk Map of Virginia and the Chesapeake (Hondius / Smith)
Code: NovaVirginiaeTabula-valkschenk-1694
Price: $2,350.00
AddDate: Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:26:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/valk.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/schenk.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/hondius.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Wide original margins. Platemark visible. Old Color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1694 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: The scarce last derivative of Smith's map of Virginia.
References: OCLC 60806160. Burden, P., The Mapping of America: A List of Printed Maps, 1151-1670, 228. Verner, Coolie, Map Collector's Circle # 45, 33-34. Verner, Coolie, 'Maps of Virginia in Mercator's Lesser Atlases', Image Mundi XVII, 45-61.
Scale: 1 : 1680000
Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Smith, Hondius
Title: Nova Virginiae Tabula.
Width: 20
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1825 Mexican Map of San Diego, California and San Blas, Mexico (by Guadalupe Victoria)
Code: SanDiego-victoria-1825
Price: $1,800.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:34:48
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/victoria.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/pantoja.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/arrowsmith.txt
Condition: Very good. Light foxing in lower quadrants. Original pressmark visible. Wide clean margins.
Date: 1825 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Extremely rare early Mexican map of San Diego. Only four known examples!
References: Wagner, H.R. Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the year 1800 848 (Perouse Map). Harlow, N., Maps of the Pueblo Lands of San Diego, 12.
Title: Plano del Puerto de San Diego de la California Septentrional. Plano del Puerto de San Blas en Las Costas del Estado de Xalisco.
Width: 15
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1796 Mannert Map of North America and South America
Code: America-mannert-1796
Price: $1,650.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:54
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mannert.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/schneiderweigel.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold Pressmark visible. Lower and upper margins narrow - could be extended upon request.
Date: 1796 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Scarce German mapping of the Americas shortly following the Revolutionary War.
References: Reed College, G3290 1796 .M36. American Philsosphical Society, 120: 1796: M315awc.
Title: America nach der zweyten Ausgabe von Arrowsmiths Weltcharte und dessen Globular Projection nach den Berichten der Jesuiten und anderer Reisebe Schreiber, und nach Raymals, Gatterers, Angaben entworten von C. Mannert.
Width: 24
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1848 Phelps National Map of the United States (pocket map)
Code: UnitedStates-phelps-1848
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:25:31
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/phelps.txt
Condition: Very good condition. This is an exceptionally nice copy, generally in very good condition, with superb unusually bright original color. Removed from original booklet (included) for conservation purposes. Minor verso repairs and reinforcement along original fold lines. Outer margins narrow as issued. Booklet in good condition exhibiting some wearing to the spine and edges as well as a couple of scrapes and scratches to the outer cover. Interior of book features numerous notes in pencil by original owners.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 21in
References: Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861 (5 vols), page 731. New York Public Library, Map Division, 02-303 (1858 Edition) & 01-5129 (German Edition 1849). Library of Congress Map Division, G3700 1852 .A8 TIL (1853 Edition).
Source: Hand Color
Title: Phelps’s National Map of the United States, A Travellers Guide. Embracing the Principal Rail Roads, Canals, Steam Boat & Stage Routes throughout the Union.
Width: 25.5
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1850 Smith Map of North America w/ California Gold Region and early Texas
Code: NorthAmerica2-smith-1850
Price: $1,400.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/shermansmith.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/disturnell.txt
Condition: Good. Verso repairs to several spits. Early tape damage in which old tape has been removed from verso, but some staining remains.. Professionally flattened and backed on archival tissue. Lacking boards. Priced accordingly.
Date: 1850 (dated)
Height: 22.5
Note: Important Gold Rush map detailing the California Gold Region and showing Texas at its largest.
References: Rumsey 2770.000 (later edition). Wheat, C. I., Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540 – 1861, 692. Wheat, C. I., Maps of the California Gold Region, 232.
Scale: 1 : 15000000
Tags: Sherman and Smith, Texas, Republic of Texas, Westward Migration, California Gold Rush, Nebraska Territory, Compromise of 1850, Disturnell
Title: Map of North America by J. Calvin Smith.
Width: 19.25
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1840 Wilkes Map of the Fiji Islands
Code: FijiFeeJee-wilkes-1840
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:07:25
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wilkes.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/shermansmith.txt
Condition: Very good. Backed with linen as issued. Overall toning. Some wear on original fold lines. As in most examples, lower left margin partially trimmed to neat line.
Date: 1840 (dated)
Height: 24
Note: The first accurate map of the Fiji Islands.
References: Rumsey 4442.003. Cowan I, pp. 248-249n. Cowan II, p. 683. Ferguson, Australia 4209. Forbes, D. W., Hawaiian National Bibliography 1780 - 1900: 1831-1850, 1573. Hill (II) #1866. Howes W414. Rosove, Antarctica 353. Streeter Sale 3324.
Scale: 1 : 710000
Source: Wilkes, C., Atlas. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842, (Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard) 1845.
Tags: Wilkes, U.S. Ex. Ex., Sherman and Smith
Title: Chart of the Viti Group or Feejee Islands by the U.S. Ex. Ex.
Width: 34.5
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1702 De Fer Map of the World
Code: MappeMondeouCarte-defer-1702
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:59:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/defer.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/inselin.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Minor verso repair, left margin.
Date: 1702 (dated)
Height: 9.5
Scale: 1 : 112000000
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, Insular California, Speculative Cartography, Baja California, Fortun Ximenez, Hernan Cortez, Eusebio Kino, Northwest Passage, Tierre del Fuego, Terra Australis, Monomotapa, Caspian Sea
Title: Mappe-Monde ou Carte Universelle.
Width: 13.5
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1859 Smith Folding Case Map of Italy and Switzerland
Code: Italy-smith-1859
Price: $875.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:29
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/smith.txt
Condition: Fine or perfect condition. Dissected and mounted on linen in 24 sheets. Original linen in fine condition. Folds into its original cardboard case. Case in good condition with some minor wear on the edges and title area.
Date: 1859
Height: 33
References: Shapero, The Folding World (January, 2003), item 178.
Title: Map of Italy and Switzerland Particularly distinguishing the Different Travelling Roads and the Post Stations; with the number of posts between each Station. Compiled from the most recent Authorities.
Width: 33.5
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