1688 Hennepin First Book and Map of North America (first printed map to name Louisiana)
Code: NieuwVrankryk-hennepin-1688
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:35:22
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/hennepin.txt
Condition: Very good. Book is complete but disbound. The map, all engravings, and the text of this book is in very good condition.
Date: 1788 (dated)
Height: 7.5
Note: The map and book that named Louisiana.
References: Henkels, S. V. , The Bibliographer's Manual of America History: F-L. nos. 1601-3103, #2247. Sabin, J., Biblioteca Americana. A Dictionary of Books Relating to America, from its Discovery to the Present Time, #31357. Delanglez, J., Hennepin's Description of Louisiana: A Critical Essay.
Source: Hennepin, Louis, Beschryving van Louisania, nieuwelijks ontdekt ten Zuid-Westen van Nieuw-Vrankrik, door order van den Koning : met de kaart des landts, en een nauwkeurige verhandeling van de zeden en manieren van leeven der wilden door den Vader Lodewyk Hennepin..., 1688 (Jan Ten Hoorn, Dutch Edition).
Title: Kaart van Nieuw Vrankryk, en van Louisania Nieuwelyks Ontdekt
Width: 11.5
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1849 Colton Case Map of the United States (Texas at Fullest) (First Edition) (Gold Rush)
Code: UnitedStates-colton-1849
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:15:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/atwood.txt
Condition: Very good, near fine example. Dissected and mounted on linen in 32 panels. Original linen.
Date: 1849 (dated)
Height: 33
Note: First edition of Colton's important 1849 map of the United States on the cusp of the Gold Rush. Shows Texas at its fullest extant with a northern stovepipe panhandle. Identifies gold region near Sacramento.
References: Rumsey 5535.001 (2nd edition) Boston Public Library, Leventhal Center, G3300 1849 .C65. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5133. OCLC : 47017064.
Scale: 1 : 6400000
Tags: Colton, Westward Migration, California Gold Rush, First Edition, Mexican American War, Republic of Texas, Atwood, Compromise of 1850, Texas
Title: Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America: with part of New Granada and Venezuela.
Width: 40
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1899 Panoramic View Map 'Route of the Mormon Pioneers'  (Utah, Iowa, Wyoming, Nebraska)
Code: MormonPioneers-millroyhayes-1899
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:27:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/millroyhayes.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor edge wear. Presentation copy on thick stock
Date: 1899 (dated)
Height: 14
Note: Extraordinary panorama showing the route of the Mormon Pioneers and the Westward Expansion.
Scale: 1 : 67905000
Tags: Westward Migration, Mormons, Millroy and Hayes, Great Salt Lake, Pioneers, View, Broadside, Americana
Title: Route of the Mormon Pioneers from Nauvoo to Great Salt Lake.
Width: 41.5
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1676 John Speed Map of America
Code: America-speed-1676
Price: $7,000.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:05:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/goosabraham.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bassetchiswell.txt
Condition: Good condition. Backed on archival tissue. Upper and lower borders Remargined. Minor closed and repaired tear near centerfold.
Date: 1676 (dated 1626)
Height: 16
Note: The first atlas map to show California as an Island.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America, mo. 217, state 4. Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, page 113.
Scale: 1 : 46000000
Source: Speed, J., A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts fo the World…, (London) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Bassett and Chiswell, Parima, Insular California, Briggs, La Maire, Phantom Islands
Title: America with those known parts in that unknowne world both people and manner of buildings discribed and inlarged by I.S. Ano 1626.
Width: 20.5
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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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1841 Phelps and Ensign Wall Map of the United States
Code: UnitedStatesWall-phelpsensign-1841
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 27 Dec 2013 17:16:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/phelpshumphrey.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/ensign.txt
Condition: Very good. Professionally restored and backed on fresh linen. Missing original rollers. New rollers can be manufactured upon request.
Date: 1841 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Spectacular patriotic wall map of the United States illustrating the Republic of Texas.
References: Boston Public Library, Leventhal Center, G3700 1840 .P5. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5146. OCLC : 47017064.
Scale: 1 : 4750000
Tags: Phelps, Ensign, Republic of Texas, Mexican American War
Title: Phelps and Ensign's travellers' guide, and map of the United States, containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes and c.
Width: 41
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1691 Coronelli Map of the Pacific Ocean w/ California as an Island and Speculative New Zealand
Code: MaredelSudMarePacifico-coronelli-1691
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/coronelli.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor marginal toning. Platemark visible. Blank on verso. Original centerfold.
Date: 1691 (undated)
Height: 18
Note: Scarce map of the Pacific showing California as an Island as well as early exploration of New Zealand and Australia.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlanteveneto.txt
References: McLaughlin, Glen, The Mapping of California as an Island, no. 104. Wagner, H.R., Cartography of the northwest coast of America, vol II, no. 436. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of Australia and Antarctica, p. 48. Tooley, R.V.,Mapping of America, p.125. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II: A list of printed maps 1671-1700, no. 680.
Scale: 1 : 28900000
Source: Coronelli, Vincento. Atlante Veneto, (Venice) 1691, 1st edition.
Tags: Coronelli, Insular California, California, Terra Australis, Speculative Cartography, Atlante Veneto, New Zealand
Title: Mare del Svd, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico.
Width: 24
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1606 Mercator Hondius Map of the Arctic (First Map of the North Pole)
Code: NorthPole2-mercator-1606
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mercator.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/hondius.txt
Condition: Good. Minor soiling. Two facsimile repairs to lower border. Centerfold reinforcement.
Date: 1606 (undated)
Height: 15
Note: Important second edition of Mercator and Hondius' Map of the Arctic showing a break with 16th century cartographic convention.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasmercatorhondius.txt
References: OCLC: 898431950. Taylor, E.G.R. (1956). 'A Letter Dated 1577 from Mercator to John Dee', Imago Mundi 13: 56–68. Van der Krogt, P. C. J., Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 0020:1A. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, 88. Verner, Coolie and Stuart-Stubbs, B., The North Part of America, p. 142-187. National Library of Australia, 1628 MAP RM 150. Ginsberg, William B., Printed Maps of Scandinavia and the Arctic, 1482-1601, 33.3. Kershaw, K., Early Printed Maps of Canada, 23C. Costa, B. F., 'Arctic Exploration', Journal of the American Geographical Society of New York, Vol 12, p. 159-192. Pool, J., 'Spitsbergen: Early Exploration and Mapping', IMCOS Journal, vol 121, 35-42.
Scale: 1 : 34214400
Source: Mercator, G. and Hondius, J, Atlas, 1606.
Tags: Mercator, Hondius, North Pole, Speculative Cartography, Conibas, Anian, California
Title: Septentrionalium Terrarum descriptio.
Width: 16
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1721 John Senex Map of the World
Code: NewMapoftheWorld-senex-1721
Price: $3,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 17 May 2015 23:29:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/senex.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor archival verso reinforcement to margins and along centerfold.
Date: 1721 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: Exceptional decorative map of the world revealing older cartographic suppositions. Shows California as an Island.
References: OCLC 229892680. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Map Center, G3200 1721 .S46.
Scale: 1 : 90000000
Source: Senex, John, A New General Atlas of the World, (London) 1721.
Tags: Senex, Insular California
Title: A New Map of the World from the Latest Observations.
Width: 21.5
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1668 Doncker Map of the Atlantic, with early Dutch New York (New Amsterdam)
Code: NewNederlandBrazil-doncker-1668
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 19:00:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/doncker.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor verso reinforcement near centerfold at margins.
Date: 1668 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: A scarce nautical chart detailing Dutch interests in America including New Amsterdam (New York). From an unrecorded 1668 French edition of Doncker's Atlas.
References: Burden, Phillip D., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, #338, state 2.
Scale: 1 : 14000000
Source: Doncker, Hendrick, L'Atlas de Mer ou Monde Aquatique (Amsterdam) 1668.
Tags: New Amsterdam, Manhattan, Colonial America, Doncker, VOC
Title: Pas Caart van Brazil en Nieu-Nederland van corvo en Flores tot de Barbados.
Width: 21.5
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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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1755 Le Rouge Map of the English Colonies in North America (Eastern Seaboard)
Code: BritishColoniesAmerica-lerouge-1755
Price: $2,750.00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lerouge.txt
Condition: Good. Minor wear along original fold line. Extremely minor water satin, almost invisible.
Date: 1755 (dated)
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