1880 Pair of Serio-Comic Maps in Persian (Rose and Kordig)
Code: SerioComicMapPersian-kordigrose-1880
Price: $14,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 28 Jun 2015 11:35:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/rosefred.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kordig.txt
Condition: Good. Backed on old original linen. Some soiling.
Date: 1880 (undated)
Drawer: 44
Height: 15.5
Note: Here-to-fore unknown Persian variants of Serio-Comic maps by Fredric Rose and K. I. Kordig. Maps illustrate conflicting perspectives on Russian expansionism and the Balkan Crises.
Scale: 1 : 9000000
Tags: Historical Map, Caricature Map, Franco-Prussian War, John Bull, Octopus Map, Russia, Frederic Rose, Kordig, Persian, Farsi
Title: Serio-Comic Map of Europe. / Replica of the Russian map of Europe.
Width: 21
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1761 Rhode Map of North America, Theater of the French and Indian War
Code: BelliinAmericaSeptentrionali-rhode-1761
Price: $14,000.00
AddDate: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:44:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/rhode.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bergerfriedrichgottlieb.txt
Condition: Very good. Two sheets. Blank on verso. Minor printer's crease, top right corner, left panel. Both panels bear Prussian levy stamps, as do all examples, along border. Measurement represents entire map, as if joined, not individual panels.
Date: 1761 (undated)
Drawer: 37
Height: 32
Note: The finest neutral perspective map of the Theater of the French and Indian War. Also, a lavishly engraved exemplar of German cartography under Frederick the Great.
References: Library of Congress, G3300 1755 .R5 Vault, 73696824. OCLC 494053904.
Scale: 1 : 3800000
Tags: Rhode, Berger, French and Indian War
Title: Theatrum belli in America Septentrionali. II. foliis comprehensum jussu Acad. Reg. Scient. et Eleg. Litt. exhibet I. C. Rhode Ac: Geogr. Berger, sculpsit berol.
Width: 23
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1752 De L'Isle Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West)
Code: DescouvertesdeAdmiraldeFonte-delisle-1752
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 05 May 2015 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Light overall toning. Blank on verso.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 11
Note: Extremely rare, highly influential, and very important foundational map of the North Pacific showing Sea of the West and the apocryphal discoveries of Admiral de Fonte.
References: Kershaw, K. A., Early Printed Maps of Canada,, (vol 4), entries 1208 and 1209 (present state unrecorded). Wagner, H., Apocryphal Voyages to hte Northwest Coast of America, pgs. 29-38. Wagner, H., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800, # 571 (copy of map inserted as plate XXXI between pgs. 158-159). Wheat, C. I., Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540 – 1861, vol. 1, map 131, p. 141 and 213 (Wheat uses Vaugondy example). OCLC 61556893. Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, p. 35-36. Falk, M., Alaskan Maps, A Cartobibliography of Alaska to 1900, 1752-3. Howes, W., U.S.iana (1650-1950): A Selective Bibliography in which are Described 11,620 Uncommon and Siginficant Books Relating to the Continental Portion of the United States, D 244.
Scale: 1 : 850000
Source: Delisle, Joseph-Nicholas, Nouvelles Cartes des Decouvertes de l'Amiral de Fonte, Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Portugais, Anglois, Hollandois, Francois & Russes, dans les Mers Septentrionales, avec leur Explication : qui comprend, l'histoire des voyages, tant par terre que par mer, dans la partie septentrionale de la terre, les routes de navigation, (Paris) 1753.
Tags: Delisle, Buache, Sea of the West, Janvier, Admiral de Fonte, Martin d'Aguilar, Juan de Fuca, Northwest Passage, Muller Peninsula, Gama Land, Compagnie Land, Vitus Bering, Alexei Chirikov, Speculative Cartography, Cornelis Jansz Coen, Maerten de Vries
Title: Carte General Des Decouvertes De L'Amiral de Fonte Et autres Navigateurs Espagnols, Anglois, et Russes, pour la recherche du Passage a la Mer du Sud.
Width: 16
1 available for immediate delivery
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1779 Phelippeaux Case Map of the United States during the Revolutionary War
Code: BritishColonies-phelippeaux-1779
Price: $8,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:34:47
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/phelippeaux.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delatour.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/esnautsrapilly.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor restoration to upper right corner.
Date: 1778 (dated)
Height: 20.5
Note: Rare Revolutionary War Era Case map of the United States.
References: McCorkle, B. B., New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 to 1800, #777.18. Sellers, J. R., and Van Ee, P. M., Maps and Charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789, #150-5.
Title: Carte Generale Des Colonies Angloises Dans L'Amerique Septentrionale.
Width: 31
1 available for immediate delivery
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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
1 available for immediate delivery
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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
1 available for immediate delivery
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1780 Mannevillette Map or Nautical Chart of Taiwan (Formosa) and Fujian, China
Code: Taiwan-mannevillette-1780
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:37:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mannevillette.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting.
Date: 1780 (undated)
Drawer: 40
Height: 23
Note: 18th century nautical chart of the coast of Taiwan or Formosa.
References: OCLC 495095339.
Source: Mannevillette, Jean-Baptiste d'Apres de, Le Neptune Oriental, (Paris) 1775.
Tags: Mannevillette
Title: Carte de la coste orientale de la Chine depuis Amoy, jusqu'a Chusan avec une partie de l'Isle Formose. [untitled]
Width: 19
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1710 Jaillot Plan or Map of Paris (1900 Taride issue)
Code: Paris1710-jaillot-1900
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:51:16
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/jaillot.txt
Condition: Very good. In twelve separate panels. Overall toning - some variance between panels. Original fold lines. Sheets exhibit typical brittleness associated with turn of the century paper. Size indicated represents whole map, if joined. Comes with original binder.
Date: 1900 (dated 1710)
Height: 75
Note: Monumental twelve panel map of Paris.
Source: Taride, A., Paris en 1710, (Paris: Taride) c. 1900.
Title: Plan De Paris, Leve Par Les Ordres Du Roy Et Par Les Soins De Messieurs Les Prevost Des Marchands Et Eschevins.
Width: 75
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1881 Adams Monumental Illustrated Panorama of History
Code: PanoramaofHistory-adams-1881
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:55:26
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/adamssebastian.txt
Condition: Very good condition. A single massive panoramic mounted on linen in 21 panels. Some panels exhibit a bit of chipping here and there as well as edgewear, otherwise this is a remarkably clean example. Comes with original boards, which are detached form the panorama but intact. The image above breaks the chart down into two sections for readability, however, it is in fact a single document roughly 22 feet long. In the photo above, the upper section covers history roughly from the creation of man to the construction of Solomon's Temple, the lower section covers from the Great Pyramid to 1900 (Adams takes some liberties with the future).
Date: 1881 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Extraordinary 21 ft panorama of history!
Title: Adams' Illustrated Panorama of History.
Width: 271
1 available for immediate delivery
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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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1783 De L'Isle Map of the United States, Mexico, and the West Indies
Code: CarteduMexiqueEtatsUnis-delisle-1783
Price: $2,700.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:46:05
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. Small discoloration near panama. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1783 (dated)
Height: 19.5
Note: The only edition of this landmark map to include the United States.
References: Cumming, W., The Southeast in Early Maps, 137. Martin, J. C., and Martin, R. S., Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900, p. 92-3. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, p. 22, #53. Map Collectors Circle, vol 33, no. 53.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte du Mexique et des Etats unis d'Amerique, Partie Meridionale.
Width: 26
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1652 Gomboust 9 Panel Map of Paris, France (c. 1900 Taride reissue)
Code: LutetiaParis-gomboust-1900
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:41:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gomboust.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/taride.txt
Condition: Very good. Overall toning and brittleness. Minor discoloration along original centerfold on some sheets.
Date: 1652 (original publication), c. 1900 (Taride reissue)
Height: 52
Note: Majestic and revolutionary multi panel wall map of Paris.
References: Tooley, R. V., Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, pg. 185. Pinder D, 1996, 'Subverting cartography: the situationists and maps of the city,' Environment and Planning, A 28(3) 405 – 427 .
Scale: 1.986111111
Source: Taride, A., Plan Monumental de Paris au XVII Siecle, c. 1900.
Tags: City Plan, Map Set, Gomboust, Taride
Title: Lutetia Paris.
Width: 58
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