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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1721 John Senex Map of the World
Code: NewMapoftheWorld-senex-1721
Price: $3,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 17 May 2015 23:29:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/senex.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor archival verso reinforcement to margins and along centerfold.
Date: 1721 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: Exceptional decorative map of the world revealing older cartographic suppositions. Shows California as an Island.
References: OCLC 229892680. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Map Center, G3200 1721 .S46.
Scale: 1 : 90000000
Source: Senex, John, A New General Atlas of the World, (London) 1721.
Tags: Senex, Insular California
Title: A New Map of the World from the Latest Observations.
Width: 21.5
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1784 Laurie and Whittle Wall Map of Asia
Code: Asia-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:37:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original folds. Minor offsetting. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible. Wide clean margins. Four sheets joined.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Drawer: R
Height: 42
Note: A spectacularly detailed 18th century wall map of Asia. Notes the Gulf or Sea of Koera.
References: Rumsey 0411.028, 0411.029, 0411.030. Phillips (Atlases) 4300-26-27, 699. OCLC 7160203. Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801).
Scale: 1 : 11100000
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: Laurie and Whittle, Sea of Korea, D'Anville, Speculative Cartography, Kitchen,
Title: Asia and its Islands According to d'Anville; Divided into Empires, Kingdoms, States, Regions, &ca. with the European possessions and settlements in the East Indies and an exact delineation of all the discoveries made in the eastern parts by the English under Captn. Cook.
Width: 48
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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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1775 Lotter Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: TotiusMundi-lotter-1775
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Some wear and verso repair along edges and centerfold. Minor print creases. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1775 (undated)
Height: 19
References: Osher Map Library, OL2211. Library of Congress, Map Division, G3200 1690 .L5 Vault. National Library of Australia, NK 4628.
Scale: 1 : 75000000
Tags: Lotter, Delisle, Speculative Cartography , Maerten de Vries , Compagnies Land , Strait of Vries, Gama Land, Laguna Xarayes
Title: Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas.
Width: 26
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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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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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1795 D'Anville Wall Map of South America
Code: SouthAmerica2-laruiewhittle-1794
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:38:30
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Average condition. Light offsetting. Blank on verso. Printed on four sheets, top two and bottom two joined by publisher. Map is backed with archival tissued. Lower right panel exhibits damage, soiling, creasing, and repair work.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 39
Note: Important decorative wall map of South America. Identifies Manoa or El Dorado.
References: Rumsey 2310.091, 2310.090 2310.089. Phillips (Atlases), 4300, 6008-36-37. Bancroft Library G5200 1794.A5. Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801).
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.
Title: A Map of South America containing Tierra-Firma, Guayana, New Granada, Amazonia, Brasil, Peru, Paraguay, Chaco, Tucuman, Chili and Patagonia from M. d'Anville with Several Imporvements and Additions, and The Newest Discoveries.
Width: 46
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1747 Bowen Map of the World in Hemispheres (Sea of Korea identified)
Code: KnownWorld-bowen-1747
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bowen.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and toning along original fold lines. Minor spotting. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1747 (undated)
Height: 13
Note: Identifies the Sea of Korea.
Scale: 1 : 64830000
Source: Bowen, E., A Complete System of Geography. Being a description of all the countries, islands, cities, chief towns, harbours, lakes, and rivers, mountains, mines, etc., of the known world …, (London) 1747.
Tags: Sea of Korea , Speculative Cartography , Pedro de Quiros , Maerten de Vries , Compagnies Land , Strait of Vries
Title: A New and Accurate Map of all the Known World.
Width: 21.5
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1800 Depot de la Marine Nautical Chart or Map of the Rio de la Plata (Argentina, Buenos Aires, Monte
Code: RiodelaPlata-depotdemarine-1800
Price: $1,250.00
AddDate: Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:52:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/depotcartes.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear on original centerfold.
Date: 1800 (dated)
Height: 24.5
Scale: 1 : 648000
Tags: Buenos Aires, Montevideo, Depot de la Marine
Title: Carte de La Riviere de La Plata depuis son Embouchure jusqu'a Buenos-Ayres d'apres les Plans leves en 1789 et 1794.
Width: 35
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1781 Buache de Neuville Map of the World on Polar Projection (Arctic)
Code: NorthernHemisphere-buache-1781
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Tue, 30 Jul 2013 16:43:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dezauche.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buacheneuville.txt
Condition: Very good. Slight color loss on original centerfold. Else clean. Original Platemark visible. Blank on verso. Exceptional wide margins.
Date: 1781 (undated)
Height: 14
Note: A remarkable Pre-Cook polar projection showing the Arctic and the Sea of the West.
References: Rumsey 5698.003.
Scale: 1 : 60000000
Source: Dezauche, Jean-Claude., Atlas geographique, Contenant les Hemispheres celestes et terrestres; les Cartes marines du grand Ocean; la Carte generale d'Europe, divisee en ses Etats; celles des Cotes de la Mer Mediterranee, et des Iles Britanniques, vol 1, (Paris: Dezauche) 1781.
Tags: Bauche, Bouvet Island, Speculative Cartography, Pedro de Quiros, Sea of the West, Dezauche, Buache de Neuville
Title: Planisphere Physique.
Width: 17.5
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1600 Bussemacher Map of East Asia, India, and the East Indies
Code: IndiaOrientalis-bussemacherquad-1600
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bussemacher.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/quad.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ortelius.txt
Condition: Very good. Light toning. Original centerfold. Latin text on verso.
Date: 1600 (dated)
Height: 9
Note: Curious map with tantalizing hints of Australia.
References: Phillips (Atlases) 411. OCLC 224367570.
Scale: 1 : 36000000
Source: Bussemacher, J., Fasciculus Geographicus Complectens Praeciparum Totius orbis Regionum tabulas circiter centum. una cum earundum Enarrationibus, (Cologne) 1608.
Tags: Ortelius, Bussemacher, Quad, Chiamay,Japan, Taprobana, Beach, Marco Polo, Java Major
Title: India Orientalis. cuius nobilior pars sunt duo ista quasi ingentia totius Asiæ promontaria in Oceanum versus Meridiem projecta, cum suis insulis.
Width: 12
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