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
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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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1755 Anville Map of Lousiana, New England, Canada, and Eastern North America
Code: CanadaLouisianeTerresAngloises-anville-1755
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:28
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Condition: Good condition. Some creasing on original fold lines. Four panels, joined.
Date: 1755 (dated)
Height: 34
Note: Important map offering a French perspective of North America shortly following the onset of the French and Indian War.
References: Kershaw, Early printed maps of Canada v. 2, 353. Karrow, 1-0602. Lowery, W., The Lowery Collection, 408. Journal des scavans, juin 1756, p. 23-34; cf P-Maps, p. 575 (1780 ed.); Library of Congress, Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies, 17 (1780 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 200, no. 91-94. New York Public Library, Map Division, 01-5335. Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 296. Karpinski, L. C., Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan, 1804-1880, LIX.
Scale: 1 : 2900000
Source: Memoire sur la carte intitulee: Canada, Louisiane, & Terres angloises, (Paris) 1756.
Title: Canada Louisiane et Terres Angloises.
Width: 45
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1797 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Chart or Map of the West Coast of Sumatra (Bencoolen), Indonesia
Code: SumatraWest-lauriewhittle-1797
Price: $1,250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:39
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/huddart.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1797 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Early nautical chart identifying the British spice trading colony of Bencoolen and Fort Marlborough, Sumatra.
Scale: 1 : 64000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A Chart fo the West Coast of Sumatra from Old Bencoolen to Buffaloe Point containing the Road of Bencoolen and Poolo Bay. Plan of Rat Island. Plan of Poolo Bay.
Width: 25
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Chart or Map of the Northwest Java, (Jakarta, Batavia) Indonesia
Code: JavaBantamBatavia-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:35
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 23
Note: An early English natuical chart of the Batavia / Jakarta region.
Scale: 1 : 135000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A New Chart of the North Coast of Java, wherein are described The Roads of Bantam and Batavia, from the Manuscript Draught of the Dutch East India Company.
Width: 35
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Map of the Straits of Sunda, Banca and Gaspar, Indonesia
Code: SundaGaspar-laurriewhittle-1794
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:36
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Prominently shows the volcanic island of Krakatoa, which famously exploded killing nearly 35,0000 people in 1883 - and which may explode again with even more disastrous results.
Scale: 1 : 420000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A New Chart for Sailing between the Straits of Sunda or Batavia and the Strairs of Banca and Gaspar.
Width: 20
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Map of the Red Sea from Geddah (Mecca) to Suez
Code: RedSeaSuezGeddah-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:27
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Important 18th century map of the Red Sea.
Scale: 1 : 1510000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A Chart of the Red Sea from Geddah to Suez.
Width: 28
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Map of the Red Sea from Moka to Geddah (Mecca)
Code: RedSeaMokaGeddah-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:28
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: Important 18th century map of the Red Sea.
Scale: 1 : 1720000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A Chart of the Red Sea from Moka to Geddah.
Width: 27
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1775 Mannevillette Map of the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa
Code: BonneEsperance-mannevillette-1752
Price: $750.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:33:30
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mannevillette.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor dampstain to left margin. Original platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated, though published in 1775)
Height: 19
Note: 18th century French nautical chart of the Cape of Good Hope.
Source: Mannevillette, D'Apres de, Le Neptune Oriental, 1775.
Title: Plan du Cap de Bonne-Esperance et de ses Environs.
Width: 13
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1775 Mannevillette Map of Trincomalee, Ceylon or Sri Lanka
Code: TrinquemalayCeylon-mannevillette-1775
Price: $650.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:33:32
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mannevillette.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor dampstaining in upper left and right corners. Original centerfold. Blank on verso. Platemark visible. Wide margins.
Date: 1762 (dated, though published in 1775)
Height: 20
Note: 18th century French nautical chart of the Trincomalee, Ceylon or Sri Lanka.
Source: Mannevillette, D'Apres de, Le Neptune Oriental, 1775.
Title: Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Width: 27
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1775 Mannevillette  Nautical Chart or Map of Selangor (Kuala Lumpur area) , Malaysia
Code: Salangor-mannevillette-1775
Price: $550.00
AddDate: Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:55:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographres/mannevillette.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographres/delahaye.txt
Condition: Very good. Some margin damage. Else clean.
Date: 1775 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: One of the earliest nautical charts to show the coasts near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Scale: 1 : 43744
Source: Mannevillette, Jean-Baptiste d'Apres de, Le Neptune Oriental, (Paris) 1775.
Tags: Malay, Mannevillette, Delahaye
Title: Plan de Salangor et de La Cote de Malaye depuis al Pointe de Caran jusqu au Mont Parcelar.
Width: 14
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Map of  Trincomalee, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Code: Trincomalay-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:38
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (undated)
Height: 21
Note: Since antiquity Ceylon's Trincomalee has been renowned the finest harbor on the Indian Ocean.
Scale: 1 : 11520
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: Plan of the Bay and Harbour of Trincomalay, on the Island of Ceylon.
Width: 29
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Chart or Map of the Straits of Bali, Indonesia
Code: StraitBali-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $475.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:47
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: A scarce map of Bali, Indonesia, during the Dutch colonial period.
References: Parry, David E., The Cartography of the East India Islands Insulae Indiae Orientalis, plate 6.18, pages 192-3.
Scale: 1 : 750000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A New Plan of the Straits Situated to the East of Java & Madura commonly called The Straits of Bali and of Pondi and Respondi.
Width: 14
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