1752 De L'Isle Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West)
Code: DescouvertesdeAdmiraldeFonte-delisle-1752
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 05 May 2015 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Light overall toning. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 11
Note: Extremely rare, highly influential, and very important foundational map of the North Pacific showing Sea of the West and the apocryphal discoveries of Admiral de Fonte.
References: Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada,, (vol 4), entries 1208 and 1209 (present state unrecorded). Wagner, H., Apocryphal Voyages to hte Northwest Coast of America, pgs. 29-38. Wagner, H., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800, # 571 (copy of map inserted as plate XXXI between pgs. 158-159). Wheat, C. I., Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540 – 1861, vol. 1, map 131, p. 141 and 213 (Wheat uses Vaugondy example). OCLC 61556893. Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, p. 35-36. Falk, M., Alaskan Maps, A Cartobibliography of Alaska to 1900, 1752-3. Howes, W., U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Siginficant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States, D 244.
Scale: 1 : 850000
Source: Delisle, Joseph-Nicholas, Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte, Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Portugais, Anglois, Hollandois, Francois & Russes, dans les Mers Septentrionales, avec leur Explication : qui comprend, l'histoire des voyages, tant par terre que par mer, dans la partie septentrionale de la terre, les routes de navigation, (Paris) 1753.
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Martin d'Aguilar, Juan de Fuca, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte General Des Decouvertes De L'Amiral de Fonte Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Anglois, et Russes, pour la recherche du Passage a la Mer du Sud.
Width: 16
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1904 U.S. Geological Survey of Long Island, New York
Code: LongIsland-usgs-1904
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 17 May 2015 13:07:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bien.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear on original fold lines. Else clean. Backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1904 (dated)
Height: 26.5
Note: Uncommon Geological Survey Map of Long Island.
References: OCLC 47782507.
Scale: 1 : 125000
Source: Professional Paper No. 44 (U.S. Geological Survey), 1905.
Tags: USGS, Bien, Long Island
Title: Map of Long Island, New York showing Locations of Wells.
Width: 62
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1961 U.S.G.S. Physical Map of the Moon (wall map) - landmark Lunar map!
Code: MoonPhysical-usgs-1961
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:11:43
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Near flawless. Original folds. No damage or discoloration of any sort.
Date: 1961 (dated)
Height: 40
Note: Important Moon map made for the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing.
References: Clarke, A. C., 2001: A Space Odyssey, 'Journey by Earthlight'. Lunar and Planetary Institute, USGS I 351.
Source: Hackman, R. & Mason, A., Engineer Special Study of the Surface of the Moon, 1861 (2nd edition).
Title: Engineer Special Study of the Surface of the Moon, Physiographic Divisions of the Moon.
Width: 52
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1961 U.S.G.S. Lunar Ray Map of the Moon (wall map) - landmark Lunar map!
Code: LunarRays-usgs-1961
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:11:44
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Near flawless. Original folds. No damage or discoloration of any sort.
Date: 1961 (dated)
Height: 40
Note: Important Moon map made for the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing.
References: Clarke, A. C., 2001: A Space Odyssey, 'Journey by Earthlight'. Lunar and Planetary Institute, USGS I 351.
Source: Hackman, R. & Mason, A., Engineer Special Study of the Surface of the Moon, 1861 (2nd edition).
Title: Engineer Special Study of the Surface of the Moon, Lunar Rays.
Width: 52
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1883 Stemler Topographical and Geological Atlas of western Sumatra, Indonesia (w/ Padang)
Code: WestSumatra-stemler-1883
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Mon, 11 Nov 2013 15:15:00
Condition: Very good. Contains 15 sheets. Maps exhibit minor wear along original fold lines. Accompanied by original cardboard binder.
Date: 1883 (dated)
Height: 23
Scale: 1 : 100000
Source: Stemler, C. F., Topographische en Geologische Beschrijving van een gedeelte van Sumatra's Westkust, Amsterdam, 1883.
Tags: Sumatra, Stemler, Topographical Map, Geologocal Map, Padang
Title: Topographische en Geologische Beschrijving van een gedeelte van Sumatra's Westkust.
Width: 14.5
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1913 U.S. Geological Survey Areal Geology Map of Niagara River, New York (with Niagara Falls)
Code: NiagaraRiver-usgs-1913
Price: $600.00
AddDate: Mon, 23 Sep 2013 14:26:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Blank on verso.
Date: 1913 (dated)
Height: 49
Scale: 1 : 12000
Source: U.S. Geological Survey, Geological Atlas of the United States, Niagara Folio, New York, by E.M. Kindle and Frank. B. Taylor, Washington D.C., 1913.
Tags: Niagara Falls, Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, U.S. Government Map, Geological Map
Title: New York - Ontario. Niagara Gorge. Areal Geology.
Width: 20.5
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1851 U. S. Geological Corps Geological Map of Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota
Code: WisconsinIowaMinnesota-usgc-1851
Price: $550.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:44:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/owen.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and toning along original fold lines. Professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1851 (dated)
Height: 44.5
References: Rumsey 0690.052.
Scale: 1 : 1230000
Tags: Geological Map, U. S. Government Map,
Title: Geological Map of Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota: Exhibiting also, the extension of the Iowa Coal-field into Missouri, and its relation to the Illinois Coal-field.
Width: 27
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1866 Johnson Map of California, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico
Code: CaliforniaUtah-johnson-1866
Price: $450.00
AddDate: Thu, 02 Apr 2015 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/johnson.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Minor spotting at places. Minor worm hole near centerfold.
Date: 1866 (dated 1864)
Height: 17.5
References: Rumsey 0151.062 (1865 edition).
Scale: 1 : 3100000
Source: Johnson, A. J., Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas of the World, New York, 1866.
Tags: Johnson
Title: Johnson's California, also Utah, Nevada, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona.
Width: 24.5
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1966 USGS Geologic Map of the Moon: Mare Serenitatis Region
Code: MoonMareSerenitatis-usgs-1966
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:41:31
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Very Good.
Date: 1966 (dated)
Height: 28
Note: Landing site of Luna 21 and Apollo 17.
Source: Geologic Atlas of the Moon. Department of Interior. US Geological Survey
Title: Geologic Map of the Mare Serentatis Region of the Moon by M. H. Carr.
Width: 49
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1965 USGS Geologic Map of the Moon: Aristarchus Region
Code: MoonAristarchus-usgs-1965
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:41:39
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Very Good.
Date: 1965 (dated)
Height: 32.5
Note: Details Aristarchus Crater, the brightest large formation on the moon.
Source: Geologic Atlas of the Moon. Department of Interior. US Geological Survey
Title: Geologic Map of the Aritarchus Region of the Moon by H. J. Moore.
Width: 48.5
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1961 U.S.G.S. Glacial Map of Montana, East of the Rocky Mountains
Code: MontanaRocky-usgs-1961
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 13:38:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/usgs.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines.
Date: 1961 (dated)
Height: 33
Scale: 1 : 500000
Source: Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations. Department of the Interior. U.S. Geological Survey.
Tags: Montana, Geological Map, U.S. Government Map
Title: Glacial Map of Montana East if the Rocky Mountains.
Width: 59
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1905 Sears Geological Map of Essex County, Massachusetts
Code: EssexCounty-sears-1905
Price: $375.00
AddDate: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:23:00
Condition: Very good. Overall toning and edge wear. Backed on linen. Minor foxing, especially near right margin.
Date: 1905 (dated)
Height: 35.5
Scale: 1 : 62500
Tags: County Map, Geological Map, Sears
Title: Geological Map of Essex County, Mass.
Width: 40.5
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none