1794 Samuel Dunn Wall Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World3-dunn-1794
Price: $6,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:36:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dunn.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original fold lines. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible. Wide clean margins. Four sheets joined. Some verso repair and reinforcement.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Drawer: 0
Height: 42
Note: A most impressive 18th century wall map of the world.
References: Rumsey 2310.002, 2310.003, 0411.001, 0411.002, 0411.003, 2310.004. Phillips (Atlases) 4300. National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801). National Library of Australia, Map Collection, 3258045. New York Public Library, Slaughter Collectoin, Slaughter 1035R; Map Division, Map Div. 02-322.
Scale: 1 : 41000000
Source: Kitchin, Thomas, Kitchin's General Atlas, describing the Whole Universe: being a complete collection of the most approved maps extant; corrected with the greatest care, and augmented from the last edition of D'Anville and Robert with many improvements by other eminent geographers, engraved on Sixty-Two plates, comprising Thirty Seven maps., (Laurie & Whittle, London) 1797.
Tags: Dunn, Laurie and Whittle, Cook
Title: A General Map of the World, or Terraqueous Globe with all the New Discoveries and Marginal Delineations, Containing the Most Interesting Particulars in the Solar, Starry and Mundane System, by Sam. Dunn, Mathematician.
Width: 49
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Quantity in Basket: none
1756 Lotter Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York
Code: PensylvaniaNovaJersey2-lotter-1756
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:43:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Condition: Very good. The condition of this map is overall extraordinary. There are no rips, tears, discolorations, or repairs anywhere on the map. Right and left margins are narrow, but intact.
Date: 1756 (undated)
Height: 22.5
Note: One of Lotter's most iconic maps.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition). Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a. Cresswell, D., The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress, no. 743. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G3790 1756 .L68. OCLC 39671373.
Scale: 1 : 1000000
Source: Lotter, C. T., Atlas Geographique de cent et huit cartes geneales et speciales…, (Augsburg) 1778.
Tags: American Revolutionary War, Lotter, Seutter, William Penn
Title: Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum Regionibus Ad Fluvium Delaware In America Sitis, Nova Delinatione ob oculos posita . . .
Width: 19.5
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Quantity in Basket: none
1786 Tardieu and Evans Map of the Middle British Colonies: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Kentucky
Code: MiddleColonies3-tardieuevans-1787
Price: $2,100.00
AddDate: Mon, 24 Jun 2013 18:12:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/evans.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/tardieupierref.txt
Condition: Very good. Slight wear along original fold lines. Right margin expertly extended. Blank on verso. Platemark visible.
Date: 1787 (undated)
Height: 19.5
Note: Later edition of Lewis Evans' map, considered a milestone both for its political significance and expansion of cartographic knowledge.
References: McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, 787.6. Schwartz & Ehrenberg, The Mapping of America, p.162, pl. 98. Klinefelter, W., 'The Maps of Lewis Evans', Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series, Vol. 61, No. 7 (1971), pp. 3-65. Streeter, Lewis Evans His Map, pp.17-28. Pritchard and Taliaferro, Degrees of Latitude, p. 172. Stevens, Henry N., Lewis Evans: His Map of the Middle British Colonies in America.
Scale: 1: 2217600
Source: Crevecoeur, Michel Guillaume St. Jean de, Lettres d'un Cultivateur Ameriquain, (Paris) 1787.
Tags: Evans, French and Indian War, Tardieu, Crevecoeur, Middle Colonies
Title: Carte Generale des Etats de Virginie, Maryland, Delaware, Pensilvanie, Nouveau-Jersey, New-York, Connecticut et Isle de Rhodes Ainsi que des Lacs Erie, Ontario, et Champlain. D'Apres la Carte Ameriquaine de Louis Evans et la Carte Anglaise de Thomas-Jefferys.
Width: 26
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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