1676 John Speed Map of Carolina w/ Lederer geography
Code: Carolina2-speed-1676
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:57:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ogilby.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lederer.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold. Original platemark visible. English text from Lederer's narrative on verso. Several minor verso reinforcements and repairs to edges, most not extending into printed area. One notable, closed repair from left margin extending approximately 2 inchs into the printed map.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15
Note: A ground-breaking map of Carolina showing the contentions geography of Jonathan Lederer.
References: Carrier, L.,'The Veracity of John Lederer', William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 19, No. 4, p. 435 - 445. Talbot, W., The Discoveries of John Lederer…, 1672. Cumming, W., 'Geographical Misconceptions of the Southeast in the Cartography of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries', The Journal of Southern History, Vol. 4, No. 4., pp. 476-492. Cunz, Dieter, 'John Lederer: Significance and Evaluation', The William and Mary Quarterly, Series II, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 175-185. The North Carolina State Archives, MC.150.1676s;MARS Id: Phillips (America), p. 817. Cumming, W. P., The Southeast in Early Maps, #77. Goss, J., The Mapping of Nroth America, Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, 41.
Scale: 1 : 1900000
Source: Speed, J., The Theater of the Empire of Great Britian, 1676. Also in, Speed, J., A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts fo the World…, (London) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lederer, Lords Proprietors, Arenosa
Title: A New Description of Carolina.
Width: 20
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1687 Van Keulen Map of Carolina, Georgia, Virginia, and Florida
Code: Carolina-vankeulen-1687
Price: $5,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:54
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vankeulen.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vooght.txt
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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1783 De L'Isle Map of the United States and Canada
Code: UnitedStatesCanada-delisle-1783
Price: $2,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:46:04
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/dezauche.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: Beautifully illustrates the intriguing discoveries of the Baron Lahonton.
References: Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, p. 20-1, #42. Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 315. Karpinski, L. C., Bibliography of the Printed Maps of Michigan, 1804-1880, p. 40, 47.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte du Canada Qui Comprend la Partie Septentrionale des Etats Unis D'Amerique.
Width: 26
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1707 Van der Aa Map of Carolina, Florida, and Virginia
Code: FloridaCarolina-vanderaa-1706
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:03:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vanderaa.txt
Condition: Very good. Original fold lines. Blank on verso.
Date: 1706 (undated)
Height: 6.5
Note: A lovely early decorative map of the American southeast.
References: Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, no. 143. Brown University, John Carter Brown Library, F706 A111n. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G3870 1705.A1. Phillips (Atlases) p. 27.
Scale: 1 : 2249000
Source: Van der Aa, P., Naaukeurige versameling der gedenk-waardigste zee en land-reysen na Oost en West-Indien, (Leyden) 1707.
Tags: Van der Aa, Mercator, Hondius, De Bry, Le Moyne, River May, Lake Apalatcy, Niagara Falls, Ponce de Leon
Title: Zee en Land Togten der Franszen Gedaan na, en in't Americaans Gewest van Flordia, aller-eerst door Ioh. Pontius ontdekt.
Width: 9.4
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1747 Ruyter Map of Florida, Mexico and the West Indies
Code: PortoBello-ratelband-1747
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:17
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lafeuille.txt
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Condition: Very Good condition. Minor discoloration and verso reinforcement along the original folds – see photo. Original plate-mark visible. Else clean and beautiful.
Date: 1747 (undated)
Height: 7.25
References: L'Amérique vue par l'Europe. Catalogue de l'Exposition du Grand Palais, Paris, 1976, p. 49-50, 89-98, 106-130. John GOSS, The Mapping of North America, Secaucus, 1990, p. 106-107. Hierarchy of the Continents, in America. Bride of the Sun . Exposition organisée par le Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerpen, 1992, p. 301-309. Cornelis KOEMAN, Atlantes Neerlandici, II, Amsterdam, 1969, p. 58 ; III, Amsterdam, 1969, p. 181.
Source: Geographisch-Toneel Of uitgezochte Kaarten, Tot gemak der Officieren, Reisigers en Liefhebbers; Behelsende alle de generale Kaarten ..., (1747 J. Ratelband issue.)
Title: Kaarte Van de Golf van Mexico en het Zuyd-America waar in Porto-Bello en Panama aangewezen warden.
Width: 11.5
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