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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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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Quantity in Basket: none
1775 John Green (Braddock Mead) Map of the Arctic (Alaska, Canada, Siberia, Greenland)
Code: ArcticSeas-sayerbennett-1775
Price: $1,750.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:12:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/meadbraddock.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/sayer.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/jefferys.txt
Condition: Very good. Some fold reinforcement on verso.
Date: 1775 (dated)
Height: 19
Note: Remarkable map showing Alaska as an Island.
References: Rumsey 0346.001. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, (Stevens and Tree), 4(d). Wagner, H. R., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America To the Year 1800, 649.
Scale: 1 : 21000000
Source: Jefferys, T., The American Atlas: Or, A Geographical Description Of The Whole Continent Of America, (London) 1776.
Tags: Alaska, Braddock Mead, John Green, Sayer, Bennett, Jefferys, Arctic, Northwest Passage
Title: A Chart of North and South America, including the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, with the nearest Coasts of Europe, Africa, and Asia. Chart containing part of the Icy Sea with the adjacent Coast of Asia and America. Chart comprizing Greenland with the Countries and Islands about Baffins Bay and part of Hudsons Bay.
Width: 44.5
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1899 Herron Exploration Map of Alaska from Cook Inlet to the Yukon
Code: AlaskaYukon-herron-1899
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:15:00
Condition: Very good. Minor wear on original fold lines. Backed on archival tissue.
Date: 1899 (dated)
Height: 50
Note: Rare map detailing 'All-American' route to the Klondike Gold Fields.
References: OCLC 309401077. University of Alaska, UAF-G4370 1899 W3.
Scale: 1 : 400000
Source: Herron, J. S., Exploration in Alaska, 1899, for An All-American Overland Route from Cook Inlet, Pacific Ocean, to the Yukon (Washington: Government Printing Office) 1901.
Tags: Exploration Map, Klondike Gold Rush, Alaska, Herron, War Department
Title: Map of explorations in Alaska, 1899 : all American route to the Yukon from Tyoonok, Cook Inlet to Fort Gibbon via the Upper Kuskokwim Country.
Width: 26.5
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1792 Wilkinson Map of New South Wales, Australia
Code: NewSouthWales-wilkinson-1792
Price: $275.00
AddDate: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wilkinson.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/conder.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1792 (dated)
Height: 11
Scale: 1 : 1220000
Source: Wilkinson, R., A General Atlas being A Collection of Maps of the World and Quarters the Principal Empires, Kingdoms, etc. with their several Provinces, and other Subdivisions, Correctly Delineated, (London) 1792.
Tags: Wilkinson, Captain James Cook
Title: A New and Accurate Map of New South Wales, also Norfolk and Ld. Howes Islands, from Actual Surveys.
Width: 9.5
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