1744 Bellin Map or Plan of New Orleans, Louisiana
Code: NouvelleOrleans3-bellin-1744
Price: $1,000.00
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: 1744 (undated)
Drawer: 3
Height: 8.5
Note: The earliest obtainable map or plan of New Orleans, Louisiana.
References: Lemmon, A., Magill, J., and Wiese, J., Charting Louisiana: Five Hundred Years of Maps, #171. Brown University, John Carter Brown Library, E744 C479h5.
Scale: 1 : 4800
Source: Charlevoix, Pierre Francois Xavier de, Histoire et description generale de la Nouvelle France, avec le journal historique d'un voyage fait par ordre du roi dans l'Amerique septentrionnale, (Paris: Chez Rollin) 1744.
Tags: Bellin, Speculative Cartography, Natchez Trace, Charlevoix, City Plan
Title: Plan de la Nouvelle-Orleans sur les Manuscrits du Depot des Cartes de la Marine.
Width: 11.5
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1757 Bellin Map of the United States
Code: CarteLaLouisiane-bellin-1757
Price: $650.00
AddDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:34:00
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. Minor creasing along left border with part of lower left margin missing.
Date: 1757 (undated)
Drawer: 5
Height: 9.5
Note: An important map illustrating the Mississippi Valley during the French and Indian War.
References: Library of Congress, Map Division, G3300 1757 .B4.
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Provost, A., L'Histoire Generale des Voyages, Vol XIV, plate 12.
Tags: Bellin, La Salle, French and Indian War, Indian Territory
Title: Carte de la Louisiane et Pays Voisins.
Width: 12
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Quantity in Basket: none
1812 Pinkerton Map of the Western Hemisphere (North America and South America)
Code: WesternHemisphere-pinkerton-1812
Price: $600.00
AddDate: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 12:51:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/pinkerton.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold.
Date: 1812 (dated)
Height: 21.5
References: Rumsey 0732.001 (1812 edition). Phillips (atlases) 724.
Scale: 1 : 40000000
Source: Pinkerton, John, A modern atlas, from the latest and best authorities, exhibiting the various divisions of the world, with its chief empires, kingdoms and states, in sixty maps, carefully reduced from the largest and most authentic sources, (London: Cadell & Davies, Longman Hurst Rees, & Orme) 1813.
Tags: Pinkerton, Speculative Cartography, Louisiana Purchase, Hudson Bay Company, Louis and Clark, David Thomson, Samuel HearneThomson, Missouri River, Northwest Passage, Alexander Mackenzie, El Dorado, Laguna Xarayes
Title: [Western Hemisphere].
Width: 20.5
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1831 Lizars Map of North America and South America on Mercator's Projection
Code: Americas-lizars-1831
Price: $250.00
AddDate: Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:36:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lizars.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1831 (undated)
Height: 22
References: Rumsey 0436.003.
Scale: 1 : 51000000
Source: Hamilton, J., The Edinburgh Geographical and Historical Atlas, 1831.
Tags: Lizars, Louisiana Purchase, Teguayo, Great Salt Lake
Title: Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection.
Width: 16.5
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none