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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1898 Harry Fenn Original Manuscript View of the Forbidden City, Beijing (Peking) for Harper's Weekly
Code: Peking-harpers-1898
Price: $5,750.00
AddDate: Tue, 02 Apr 2013 18:26:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/harpers.txt
Condition: Very good. Attached to original Harper's Weekly presentation board. Accompanied by Harper's Weekly issues that that features it as cover art.
Date: 1898 (dated)
Height: 11.5
Note: One of a kind original pen and ink cover art for Harper's Weekly illustrating the Forbidden City.
Tags: View, Manuscript Map, Harry Fenn, Forbidden City, Harper's Weekly
Title: Coal Hill [Beijing Forbidden City View]
Width: 9.8
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1772 Vaugondy - Diderot Map of Asia and the Northeast Passage
Code: NordEstAsie-vaugondy-1772
Price: $250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:06:07
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/diderot.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold as issued. Original wide clean margins. Platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1772 (dated)
Height: 12
References: Pedley, Mary Sponberg. Bel et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers. 402.
Source: Supplement to Diderot's Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers..
Title: Nouvelle représentation Des Côtes Nord et Est de l'Asie : pour servir d'éclaircissement aux Articles du Supplement de L'Encyclopedie qui concernent le passage aux Indes par le Nord.
Width: 15
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1700 Martineau Map of Asia
Code: Asia-martineau-1700
Price: $250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:45:34
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/martineau.txt
Condition: Very good. Original fold lines. Blank on Verso. Minor discoloraiton upper right.
Date: 1700 (undated)
Height: 5.5
Source: Martineau du Plessis, Nouvelle Geographie, ou Description Exacte de l'Univers (George Gallet, Directeur de l'Imprimerie des Huguetan), vol 2, 1700.
Title: L'Asie.
Width: 8
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1756 Bellin View of the Grand Throne Room in the Forbidden City, Beijing, China
Code: LeGrandThroneImperial-bellin-1756
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:09:47
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1756 (undated)
Height: 7.5
Source: Provost, A., L`Histoire Generale des Voyages, 1756.
Title: Le Grand Throne Imperial.
Width: 10.5
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1976 Chinese Tourist Map of Peking or Beijing, China
Code: BeijingYoulantu-tourist-1976
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:08:00
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Printed on both sides.
Date: 1976 (undated)
Height: 28.5
Note: Published in the last year of the Cultural Revolution.
Tags: Chinese Map, City Plan, Tourist Map
Title: Beijing Youlantu.
Width: 20
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1976 Chinese Tourist Map of Beijing or Peking, China
Code: Beijing-chinese-1976
Price: $200.00
AddDate: Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:46:00
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Printed on both sides. Image above represents two sides of the same map. Comes with original cover.
Date: 1976 (undated)
Height: 28
Tags: Beijing, City Plan, Tourist Map, Chinese Map
Title: Beijing Youlantu.
Width: 20
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1747 Kitchin Map of Central Asia and the Gobi Desert
Code: WesternTartary-kitchin-1747
Price: $175.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:22:42
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good. Clean dark impression. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1747 (undated)
Height: 6.5
Source: Astley, Thomas, A New General Collections of Voyages and Travels, London, 1747.
Title: A Map of Western Tartary Drawn from the Survey of the Jesuits and Mr. Kyrillow's Map of the Russian Empire.
Width: 9.5
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1856 Colton Map of Asia
Code: Asia-colton-1856
Price: $175.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:49:43
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Condition: Very good. Blank on verso. Even overall toning.
Date: 1856 (dated 1855)
Height: 14
References: Rumsey 0149.091 (1856 edition). Phillips (Atlases) 816.
Source: Colton, G. W., Colton's Atlas of the World, illustrating Physical and Political Geography, (J. H. Colton and Company: New York) Vol 2, 1856.
Title: Asia.
Width: 17
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