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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1752 De L'Isle Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West)
Code: CarteDesNouvellesDecouvertesauNord-delisle-1752
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:39:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Some centerfold verso repair and reinforcement. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated 1750)
Height: 18.5
Note: A foundational map and the single most influential map of the the Pacific Northwest issued in the middle of the 18th Century.
References: Wagner, H., Cartography of the Northwest Cost of America to the Year 1800, no. 566. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, no 1202. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, plate 103. Cumming, W. P., The Exploration of North America, 1630 – 1776, p. 224-5, plate 360. Schwartz, S., and Ehrenberg, R., The Mapping of America, plate 94. McGuirk, D., The Last Great Cartographic Myth: Mer de L'Ouest, # 17.
Scale: 1 : 21000000
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte Des Nouvelles Decouvertes au Nord de la Mer de Sud, tant a l'Est de la Syberie et du Kamtchatka, qu'a L'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.
Width: 25.5
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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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1776 De L'Isle / Santini Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West
Code: CartedesNouvellesDecouvertes-santini-1776
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Sat, 13 Jun 2015 09:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/santini.txt
Condition: Very good or fine condition. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1776 (undated)
Drawer: 31
Height: 18.5
Note: A foundational map and the single most influential map of the the Pacific Northwest issued in the middle of the 18th Century.
References: OCLC 70819972. Wagner, H., Cartography of the Northwest Cost of America to the Year 1800, no. 566. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, no 1202. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, plate 103. Cumming, W. P., The Exploration of North America, 1630 – 1776, p. 224-5, plate 360. Schwartz, S., and Ehrenberg, R., The Mapping of America, plate 94. McGuirk, D., The Last Great Cartographic Myth: Mer de L'Ouest, # 17.
Scale: 1 : 21000000
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Santini, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte Des Nouvelles Decouvertes au Nord de la Mer de Sud, tant a l'Est de la Syberie et du Kamtchatka, qu'a L'Ouest de la Nouvelle France.
Width: 25.5
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1755 Covens and Mortier Map of America w/  Sea of the West
Code: America-covensmortier-1755
Price: $1,750.00
AddDate: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:13:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/covensmortier.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1755 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: Uncommon map showing the Sea of the West and a Maelstrom in the South Atlantic!
References: Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, page 14, plate 3. Rumsey 4638.092 (1736).
Scale: 1 : 31000000
Tags: America, Delisle, Juan De Fuca, Sea of the West, Maelstrom, Laguna Xarayes, Covens and Mortier
Title: America Accurate in Imperia, Regna, Status & Populos Divisa, ad Usum Ludovici XV, Galliarum Regis. / Carte d'Amerique Dressee pour l'Usage du Roy.
Width: 24.5
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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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1799 Vancouver View of Cape Flattery, Mendocino, Oreford, Juan de Fuca, etc.
Code: ViewsCaliforniaWashingtonOregon-vancouver-1799
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:38:46
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vancouver.txt
Condition: Very good near flawless condition. Platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1799 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: Some of the earliest nautical views of the Pacific Northwest ever published.
References: Rumsey 3354.004 (English edition). Streeter, T. W., The celebrated collection of Americana formed by the late Thomas Winthrop Streeter, 3498. Sabin, J., A dictionary of books relating to America: from its discovery to the present time, 98443. Cowan, R. E., A bibliography of the history of California, 1510 -1930, 1933. Wagner, H. R., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America To the Year 1800, 853-860.
Source: Vancouver, G., Voyage de decouvertes a l'ocean Pacifique du Nord, et autour du monde : dans lequel la cote nord-ouest de l'Amerique a ete soigneusement reconnue et exactement relevee : ordonne par le roi d'Angleterre, principalement dans la vue de constater s'il existe, a travers le continent de l'Amerique, un passage pour les vaisseaux, de l'ocean Pacifique du Nord a l'ocean Atlantique septentrional : et execute en 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794 et 1795, (Paris : De l'Imprimerie de la Republique) 1799.
Title: Vues de Diverses Parties de la Cote Nord-Ouest d'Amerique.
Width: 20.5
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1762 Janvier Map of North America and South America (Sea of the West)
Code: NorthSouthAmerica-janvier-1762
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:51:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/janvier.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lattre.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along original centerfold. Blank on verso.
Date: 1762 (dated)
Height: 12.5
Note: Includes the Muller Peninsula in Alaska and the Sea of the West in North America.
References: Rumsey 2612.069. Phillips (Atlases) 629-32. New York Public Library, Map Division, 96-7687.
Scale: 1 : 60000000
Source: Lattre, Jean, Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre Par Plusieurs Auteurs, Paris, 1762.
Tags: Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Laguna Xarayes, Davis' Land, Lattre, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: l'Amerique divisee Par Grans Etats.
Width: 18.5
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1758 Bellin Speculative Map of the Arctic (Canada, Siberia, Alaska)
Code: SeptentrionalesGlobe-bellin-1758
Price: $375.00
AddDate: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:17:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Minor toning and offsetting, with some foxing at places. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1758 (undated)
Drawer: 13
Height: 9
Note: Fascinating speculative map of the Pacific Nortwest.
References: Toronto Public Library, Toronto Reference Library, 912.98 B25 small.
Scale: 1 : 25000000
Source: Provost, A., L'Histoire Generale des Voyages, Vol XIV, plate 4.
Tags: Bellin, Speculative Cartography, Sea of the West, Quiviara and Teguaio, Northwest Passage, Gama Land, Muller Peninsula
Title: Carte Reduite des Parties Septentrionales du Globe, Situees, Entre l'Ansie et l'Amerique.
Width: 14
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1757 Buache Map of the World on a Polar Projection (Arctic)
Code: PhysicalPlanisphere-buache-1757
Price: $250.00
AddDate: Thu, 07 May 2015 15:49:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/buache.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gentlemansmag.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Some edge wear near top margin. Minor toning over left margin where map was attached to magazine. Minor foxing.
Date: 1757 (undated)
Drawer: 19
Height: 13
References: OCLC: 220900040.
Tags: Buache, Gentlemen's Magazine, Sea of the West, Pedro de Quiros
Title: A Physical Planisphere wherein are represented all the known Lands and Seas, w.th the Great Chains of Mountains w.ch traverse the Globe from the North Pole.
Width: 12
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