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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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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1719 Chatelain Map of East Asia: China, Korea, Japan, India, East Indies
Code: CarteDeIndes-chatelain-1719
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/chatelain.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting.
Date: 1719 (undated)
Drawer: 40
Height: 21
Note: Exceptional map of Asia showing both East Sea and Sea of Korea.
References: National Library of Australia, MAP RM 281.
Scale: 1 : 17098000
Source: Chatelain, A. H., Atlas Historique, (Amsterdam: L'Honore & Chatelain), vol 4, 1719.
Tags: Chatelain, Sea of Korea, Chiamay, Speculative Cartography, Compagnies Land, Gama Land
Title: Carte des Indes, dea la Chine and des Iles de Sumatra, Java etc. Dressee sur les Memoires les pulus nouveaux and sur les meilleures Observations, tirees des Relations les plus fideles.
Width: 20
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1723 Delisle Map of the Caucuses and the Caspian Sea
Code: CarteMerCaspiene-delisle-1723
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:24:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Minor offsetting.
Date: 1723 (dated)
Height: 18.5
Note: One of the first accurate depictions of the Caspian Sea.
References: Rumsey 4764.080. Allen, W. E. D., 'The Sources of G. Delisle's 'Carte des Pays Voisins de la Mer Caspiene' of 1723,' Imago Mundi, vol 13 (1956), pp. 137-150. Laor, E., Maps of the Holy Land: Cartobibliography of Printed Maps, 1475 - 1900, E 111, p. 74.
Scale: 1 : 3150000
Tags: Delisle, Caspian Sea, Peter the Great
Title: Carte des Pays voisins de la Mer Caspiene.
Width: 25
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1730 Covens and Mortier (Delisle) Map of Asia
Code: Asia-covensmortier-1730
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:43:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/covensmortier.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Blank on verso. Very minor discoloration near the Philippines.
Date: 1730 (undated)
Height: 19.5
References: OCLC 773174871.
Scale: 1 : 22000000
Source: De L'Isle, G., Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes Les Parties Du Monde, Ou sont exactement Remarquées les Empires, Monarchies, Royaumes, Etats, Republiques &c. Par Guillaume de l'Isle. Premier Géographe de sa Majeste, (Amsterdam, Covens and Mortier) c. 1730.
Tags: Covens, Mortier, Delisle, Chiamay, Gama Land, Compagnies Land, Maerten de Vries, Kuril Islands, Cornelis Jansz Coen
Title: L' Asie divisee en ses principales regions, et ou se peuvent voir l'estendue des empires, monarchies, royaumes, et estats qui partagent presentement L'Asie / Asia divisa in imperia, regna & status in quae distributur.
Width: 23.5
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1725 Homann Map of the Caspian Sea and Kamchatka (as Yedso)
Code: CaspianKamchatka-homann-1725
Price: $850.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:28:12
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/homann.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vanverden.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Some wear in title area. Else clean.
Date: 1725 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: Two highly significant 18th century maps of Asia on a single sheet.
References: Pierce, B., A Catalogue of the Maps and Charts in the Library of Harvard University in Campridge, Massachusetts, p. 168.
Title: Geographica Nova ex Oriente Gratiosissima, Duabus Tabulis Special. contenta, quarum Una Mare Caspium, Altera Kamtzadaliam, seu Terram Jedso.
Width: 23
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1808 Faden and Nantiat Map of Russia in Europe
Code: Russia-faden-1808
Price: $750.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:24:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/faden.txt
Condition: Good. Backed with archival tissue. Two panels, joined. Some offsetting.
Date: 1808 (dated)
Height: 42.5
Note: Possibly the most detailed single map of European Russia to appear in the early 19th century.
Scale: 1 : 3168000
Tags: Faden, Nantiat, Russia
Title: The Russian Dominions in Europe, drawn from the latest Maps, printed by the Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg; revised and corrected, with the Post Roads & New Governments, from the Russian Atlas of 1806.
Width: 37
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1726 Valentijn Map of Persia and Afghanistan
Code: Persia-valentijn-1726
Price: $600.00
AddDate: Fri, 22 May 2015 16:33:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/valentijn.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along original fold lines. Minor spotting.
Date: 1726 (undated)
Drawer: 11
Height: 12.5
References: Alai, C., General Maps of Persia 1477-1925, E. 96.
Source: Valentijn, F., Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien, (Dordrecht: J. van Braam) 1726.
Tags: Valentijn, Blaeu
Title: [Persia].
Width: 15.5
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1823 Manuscript Map of Persia in Antiquity (Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan)
Code: Persia-wyld-1823
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:43
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wyld.txt
Condition: Very Good. Manuscript map. Original centerfold.
Date: 1823 (undated)
Height: 16
Note: Striking 19th century manuscript school-girl map of Persia.
Title: Oriens.
Width: 20
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1792 Delisle de Sales Map of the Caspian Sea in 4 Eras (4 Maps)
Code: CaspianRevolution-delisle-1792
Price: $450.00
AddDate: Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:48:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/sales.txt
Condition: Very good. Set of four maps. Minor wear along original fold lines. Minor offsetting. Original platemark visible. The third map exhibits minor damage and verso repair in the top right quadrant. All maps are professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue. Blank on verso.
Date: 1792 (undated)
Height: 19.5
Source: Delisle de Sales, Histoire du monde primitif, (Paris) 1792.
Tags: Caspian Sea, Pliny, Ptolemy, Adu'l Fida, Peter the Great, Delisle de Sales
Title: Premiere revolution de la mer Caspienne ou Carte qui indique son Etendue vers le tems de la Population Primitive de l'Asie. Seconde Revolution de la mer Caspienne ou carte de Ptolemee. Troissieme Revolution de la mer Caspienne ou carte d'Abulfeda. Quatrieme Revolution de la mer Caspienne ou carte du Czar Pierre le Grand Rectifiee par Mr. d'Anville.
Width: 28
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1752 Vaugondy Map of the Roman Empire
Code: RomaniImperii-vaugondy-1757
Price: $350.00
AddDate: Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:49:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along original centerfold. Minor spotting and offsetting.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 19.5
References: Rumsey 3353.004. Pedley, Mary Sponberg Belle et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 38.
Scale: 1 : 9000000
Source: Vaugondy, R., Atlas Universel (Paris) 1757.
Tags: Vaugondy, Roman Empire
Title: Romani Imperii occidentis scilicet et orientis, Tabula Geographica.
Width: 27
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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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