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
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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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1676 John Speed and Francis Lamb Map of New England and New York
Code: NewEnglandNewYork-johnspeed-1676
Price: $7,900.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lamb.txt
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Condition: Very good. Extremely minor older centerfold reinforcement to lower margin not affecting printed area. Plate mark visible. English text on verso.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: Only English map from the Jansson Visscher series. Map reveals the rapid Anglicization of the region following the 1665 British takeover of New Amsterdam / New York City.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, #455. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, #676. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5126. Campbell, T., 'The Jansson-Visscher Maps of New England', The Mapping of America (Tooley, R. V.), no. 23.
Scale: 1 : 2250000
Source: Speed, John, Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, (London: Bassett and Chiswell) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lamb, Bassett and Chiswell, Colonial America, Lake Iroquois, Jansson-Visscher Series
Title: A Map of New England and New York.
Width: 19
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1848 Morris and Melish Wall Map of Pennsylvania
Code: Pennsylvania-barnes-1848
Price: $6,500.00
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Condition: Very good. Full professional restoration.
Date: 1848 (dated)
Height: 54
Note: First edition of one of the most important wall maps of Pennsylvania ever issued.
References: Phillips (America), p. 682 (Variant). New York Public Library, Map Division, Map Div. 01-1947. Rumsey 2275.000 (1849 edition).
Title: Map Of Pennsylvania, constructed from the County Surveys authorized by the State; and other original Documents.
Width: 77
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1687 Van Keulen Map of Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, and Florida
Code: Carolina-vankeulen-1687
Price: $5,000.00
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Condition: Very good condition. Minor foxmakr lower right quadrant.
Date: 1687 (undated)
Height: 21
Note: One of the most decorative early nautical charts of the American Southeast.
References: Cumming, E., The Southeast in Early Maps, 91. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II: A list of printed maps 1671-1700 589. Koeman, C., Atlantes Neerlandici. Bibliography of Terrestrial, Maritime and Celestial Atlases and Pilot Books, Published in the Netherlands up to 1880, Keu 20B(133). Koeman, C., The Sea on Paper - The Story of the Van Keulens and their 'Sea-torch', 4-26. Brown University, JCB Library, Cabinet Ce682 /1.1.
Source: Van Keulen, J., De Nieuwe Groote Lichtende Zee-Fakkel, Part IV (Amsterdam) 1687.
Title: Pas Kaart van de Kust van Carolina tusschen C de Canaveral en C Henry.
Width: 23.5
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1855 Imray Map Nautical Chart of the East Coast of the United States: New York to Florida
Code: VirginiaCarolinaGeorgia-imray-1855
Price: $4,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:32
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Condition: Very good, remarkably so. Minor soiling, right side. Minor verso repair, left side. Occasional manuscript annotation and additional soundings added in pencil. Is much cleaner than image above suggests due to difficulties in imaging such a large piece.
Date: 1855 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: One of only three known examples of this important early chart covering Florida, Virginia, Georgia, New Jersey, and the Carolinas.
Scale: 1 : 750000
Title: Chart of the East Coast of North America, Extending from New York to the Strait of Florida, including Plans on a Large Scale of the Principal Harbors, Drawn chiefly from the Surveys made by order of the United States Government.
Width: 78
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1755 Vaugonday Map of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware
Code: VirginieMaryland-vaugondy-1755
Price: $3,800.00
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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
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
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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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1756 Lotter Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York
Code: PensylvaniaNovaJersey2-lotter-1756
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:43:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Condition: Very good. The condition of this map is overall extraordinary. There are no rips, tears, discolorations, or repairs anywhere on the map. Right and left margins are narrow, but intact.
Date: 1756 (undated)
Height: 22.5
Note: One of Lotter's most iconic maps.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition). Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a. Cresswell, D., The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress, no. 743. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G3790 1756 .L68. OCLC 39671373.
Scale: 1 : 1000000
Source: Lotter, C. T., Atlas Geographique de cent et huit cartes geneales et speciales…, (Augsburg) 1778.
Tags: American Revolutionary War, Lotter, Seutter, William Penn
Title: Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum Regionibus Ad Fluvium Delaware In America Sitis, Nova Delinatione ob oculos posita . . .
Width: 19.5
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1690 Valk and Schenk Map of Virginia and the Chesapeake (Hondius / Smith)
Code: NovaVirginiaeTabula-valkschenk-1694
Price: $2,350.00
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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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1786 Tardieu and Evans Map of the Middle British Colonies: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Kentucky
Code: MiddleColonies3-tardieuevans-1787
Price: $2,100.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Jun 2013 18:12:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/evans.txt
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Condition: Very good. Slight wear along original fold lines. Right margin expertly extended. Blank on verso. Platemark visible.
Date: 1787 (undated)
Height: 19.5
Note: Later edition of Lewis Evans' map, considered a milestone both for its political significance and expansion of cartographic knowledge.
References: McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, 787.6. Schwartz & Ehrenberg, The Mapping of America, p.162, pl. 98. Klinefelter, W., 'The Maps of Lewis Evans', Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series, Vol. 61, No. 7 (1971), pp. 3-65. Streeter, Lewis Evans His Map, pp.17-28. Pritchard and Taliaferro, Degrees of Latitude, p. 172. Stevens, Henry N., Lewis Evans: His Map of the Middle British Colonies in America.
Scale: 1: 2217600
Source: Crevecoeur, Michel Guillaume St. Jean de, Lettres d'un Cultivateur Ameriquain, (Paris) 1787.
Tags: Evans, French and Indian War, Tardieu, Crevecoeur, Middle Colonies
Title: Carte Generale des Etats de Virginie, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvanie, Nouveau-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut et Isle de Rhodes Ainsi que des Lacs Erie, Ontario, et Champlain. D'Apres la Carte Ameriquaine de Louis Evans et la Carte Anglaise de Thomas-Jefferys.
Width: 26
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1750 Mount and Page Map of the Chesapeake Bay, New York, New England and Canada Coast
Code: NewEnglandNewFoundland-mountpage-1750
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:34
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mountpage.txt
Condition: Very good. Slight toning. Minor wear on original centerfold. Blank no verso.
Date: 1750 (undated)
Height: 18
References: Verner, Coolie, Carto-bibliographical study of the English pilot, the fourth book, no. 20, p. 47, Note 4. New York Public Library, Map Div. 97-6373 [LHS 653]. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, 698.6. Sellers, John R. and Van Ee, Patricia, Maps and Charts of North America, no. 199.
Scale: 1 : 5618700
Source: Mount, J., and Page, T., The English pilot: describing the West-India navigation, from Hudson's-Bay to the river Amazones ... : also a new description of Newfoundland, New-England, New-York, east and west New-Jersey, Dellavar-Bay, Virginia, Maryland, and Carolina, &c. ... : the whole being very much enlarged and corrected, with the additions of several new charts and descriptions : by the information of divers able navigators of our own and other nations, (London: Mount & Page) c. 1750.
Title: A Chart of the Sea Coast of New Foundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, with Virginia and Maryland.
Width: 22.5
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1851 Blunt Nautical Map of The Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay, and Albemarle Sound
Code: ChesapeakeBay-blunt-1851
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:31
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/blunt.txt
Condition: Average. Map exhibits soiling throughout as well as numerous pencil marking associated with early navigational use. Map has been professionally repaired and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1851 (dated)
Height: 27
Scale: 1 : 703800
Title: The Coast of the United States of North America, from New York to St. Augustine drawn and regulated according to the best Surveys and Astronomical Observations by Enmund Blunt.
Width: 38
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