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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1899 Fred Rose Serio-Comic Map of Europe: Angling in Troubled Waters
Code: AnglinginTroubledWaters-fredwrose-1899
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 12 May 2015 17:00:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/rosefred.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bacon.txt
Condition: Good. Like most examples of this map there is considerable wear and splitting on the original fold lines - see zoom feature. The whole has been backed with archival tissue. Accompanied by original binder, which is worn at edges and repaired along fold. Some loss and damage over title.
Date: 1899 (dated)
Drawer: 35
Height: 20
Note: One of Fred Rose's most iconic Serio-Comic caricature maps.
References: OCLC 54631842, 186946241, 232038387. Hill, G., Cartographical Curiosities, p. 46-49 R.V. Tooley, Geographical Oddities (London 1963 Map Collectors' Series 1), nr. 84.
Scale: 1 : 8700000
Tags: Historical Map, Caricature Map, Franco-Prussian War, John Bull, Octopus Map, Russia, Frederic Rose
Title: Angling in Troubled Waters A Serio-Comic Map of Europe by Fred. W. Rose Author of the 'Octopus Map of Europe'
Width: 28
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1752 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: World-vaugondy-1752
Price: $2,250.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:14
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Good. Some toning, soiling, and original fold lines. A couple of minor verso reinforcements.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 19
Note: Vaugondy's curious attempt to contextualize the New World within the sphere of Hellenic tradition.
References: Rusmey, 3353.001. Pedley, Belle et utile, p. 135, no.13. Fordham, Studies in Cartobibligraphy p. 165.
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Vaugondy, R. de, Atlas Universel, (Paris: Boudet) 1757,
Title: Orbis Vetus in utraque continente juxta mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astonimicis redactus, accurante Robert de Vaugondy, Geography Regis ordinario, 1752.
Width: 28
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1752 Vaugondy Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: OrbisVetus-vaugondy-1757
Price: $2,250.00
AddDate: Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:36:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vaugondy.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Original platemarks visible. Minor spotting. Print crease across western hemisphere.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 20
Note: Vaugondy's curious attempt to contextualize the New World within the sphere of Hellenic tradition.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasuniverselvaugondy.txt
References: Rumsey, 3353.001. Pedley, Mary Sponberg Belle et Utile: The Work of the Robert de Vaugondy Family of Mapmakers, 13. Fordham, Studies in Cartobibligraphy p. 165.
Scale: 1 : 70000000
Source: Vaugondy, R., Atlas Universel (Paris) 1757.
Tags: Vaugondy, Speculative Cartography, Hyperborea, Machimos, Eusebes, Mountains of the Moon
Title: Orbis Vetus in utraque continente juxta mentem Sansonianam distinctus, nec non observationibus astonimicis redactus.
Width: 28.5
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1775 Lotter Map of the World in Hemispheres
Code: TotiusMundi-lotter-1775
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:34:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Some wear and verso repair along edges and centerfold. Minor print creases. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1775 (undated)
Height: 19
References: Osher Map Library, OL2211. Library of Congress, Map Division, G3200 1690 .L5 Vault. National Library of Australia, NK 4628.
Scale: 1 : 75000000
Tags: Lotter, Delisle, Speculative Cartography , Maerten de Vries , Compagnies Land , Strait of Vries, Gama Land, Laguna Xarayes
Title: Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas.
Width: 26
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1588 Munster Map of the World
Code: World-munster-1588
Price: $1,500.00
AddDate: Fri, 03 Apr 2015 16:29:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/munster.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/petri.txt
Condition: Good. Some centerfold damage and repair.
Date: 1588 (undated)
Height: 13
Note: An impressive early map of the world.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/munstercosmographia.txt
References: Shirley, Rodney W., The Mapping of the World: Early Printed World Maps 1472-1700, #163.
Scale: 1 : 115400000
Source: Munster, S., Cosmographica, (Sebastain Petri, Basel) 1588.
Tags: Munster, Sebastian Henric Petri, Australia
Title: Die erst General Tafel / Die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Deeres innhaltend.
Width: 15
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1697 Standrart Map of Africa (first map engraved by Homann)
Code: AfricaeTabula-sandrart-1697
Price: $1,100.00
AddDate: Fri, 03 Apr 2015 11:51:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/sandrartjacobvon.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/homann.txt
Condition: Very good. Light toning. Minor older extension to right margin. Else clean. Platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1697 (undated)
Height: 19.5
Note: One of two earliest known maps engraved by Homann - long before he opened his own firm.
References: Betz, R., The Mapping of Africa A Cartobibliography of Printed Maps of the African Continent to 1700, #165. Norwich, O. I., Norwich's Maps of Africa: An Illustrated and Annotated Cartobibliography, #61. Afriterra, 768. OCLC 159834654, 54620077.
Scale: 1 : 19200000
Tags: Homann, Sandrart, River Nile
Title: Accuratissima Totius Africae Tabula in Lucem producta per Iacobum de Sandrart Norimbergae.
Width: 23
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1785 Faden Map of the Mediterranean Region (Italy, Greece, The Balkans, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, Fra
Code: MediterraneanSea-faden-1785
Price: $1,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:55:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/faden.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and creasing along original fold lines. Some foxing throughout and minor edge wear. Some verso repairs. Set of two maps.
Date: 1785 (dated)
Drawer: 35
Height: 25
Note: Large 18th century map of the Mediterranean region.
References: Rumsey 2104.022, 2104.023. Phillips (atlases) 6010, 6013, 6047.
Scale: 1 : 2850000
Source: Faden, W., General Atlas, 1811.    
Tags: Faden, Barbary Coast, Barbary Pirates, Literary tie-in
Title: A Map of the Mediterranean Sea with the Adjacent Regions and Seas in Europe, Asia and Africa.
Width: 72
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1690 Coronelli Map of Ethiopia, Abyssinia, and the Source of the Blue Nile
Code: Abissinia-coronelli-1690
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:22
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/coronelli.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original centerfold. Pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1690 (undated)
Height: 19
Note: The first map to accurately depict Abyssinia and the source of the Blue Nile.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlanteveneto.txt
Source: Coronelli, V. M., Atlante Veneto, 1690.
Title: Abissinia, doue sono le Fonti del Nilo descritta secondo le relationi de P.P. Mendez, Almeida, Pais, Lobo, e Lodulfo del P. M. Coronelli M.C. Cosmografo della Seren. Rep. di Ventia…
Width: 25
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1640 Blaeu Map of the Maghreb or Barbary Coast, Northern Africa
Code: NovaBarbariae-blaeu-1640
Price: $800.00
AddDate: Thu, 14 May 2015 17:23:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/blaeu.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along original centerfold. Minor foxing.
Date: 1640 (undated)
Drawer: 41
Height: 15
Scale: 1 : 8250000
Tags: Blaeu, Barbary Pirates
Title: Nova Barbariae Descriptio.
Width: 21.5
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1747 Bowen Map of Africa
Code: Africa-bowen-1747
Price: $650.00
AddDate: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bowen.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Minor spotting. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1747 (undated)
Height: 14.5
References: Rumsey 3733.044.
Scale: 1 : 26000000
Source: Bowen, E., A Complete System of Geography. Being a description of all the countries, islands, cities, chief towns, harbours, lakes, and rivers, mountains, mines, etc., of the known world …, (London) 1747.
Tags: Bowen, Ophir, Monomotapa, Lake Malawi
Title: A New and Accurate Map of Africa.
Width: 17.5
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1814 Thomson Map of Arabia, Egypt and Abyssinia
Code: ArabiaEgypt-thomson-1814
Price: $650.00
AddDate: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:46:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/thomson.txt
Condition: Very good. Overall toning and some offsetting. Centerfold damage and verso repair, especially near bottom margin. Some spotting.
Date: 1814 (dated)
Height: 20.5
References: Rumsey 1007.050. Phillips (Atlases) 731. Newberry Library: Ayer 135 T4 1817.
Scale: 1 : 6500000
Source: Thomson, J. A New General Atlas, (Edinburgh) 1817.
Tags: Thomson
Title: Arabia, Egypt, Abyssinia, Red Sea etc.
Width: 24
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