1687  Van Keulen Map of Florida, Cuba, and the Bahamas
Code: FloridaCubaBahamas-vankeulen-1687
Price: $4,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:04:16
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vankeulen.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/vooght.txt
Condition: Very good. Repaired corner, upper left quadrant. Minor verso reinforcement on centerfold. Some age toning. Like most examples of this map, there is some slight discoloration around the original centerfold due to variance between the acid level in the map itself vs. the acid content of the atlas tabs.
Date: 1687 (undated)
Height: 20.5
Note: The earliest nautical chart to specifically detail the southeast Florida coast.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, 590. Koeman, C., Atlantes Neerlandici. Bibliography of Terrestrial, Maritime and Celestial Atlases and Pilot Books, Published in the Netherlands up to 1880, vol IV,pp. 276-401. Phillips (Atlases) 530, 3444, 3453.
Scale: 1 : 1748700
Source: Keulen, J. van, De Nieuwe Groote Lichtende Zee-Fakkel, Part IV (Amsterdam) 1687. Also in: Keulen, J. van, Zee-Atlas (Amsterdam) 1687.
Title: Pas Kaart Vande Noord Oost Kust van Cuba en d'Oost Kust van FLORIDA vervaatende de Canal van Bahama met de Bahaamse Eylende Door Vooght Goemetra…
Width: 23.25
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1720 Herman Moll Map of South America (South Sea Company)
Code: SouthSeaCompany-moll-1720
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:38:12
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/moll.txt
Condition: Good condition. Overall toning and brittleness. Some older verso repairs along original fold lines. Blank on verso.
Date: c. 1730 (undated)
Height: 26
Note: A strategic guide to privateering in South America and an illustration of the world's first stock bubble.
References: McLaughlin, G., The Mapping of California as an Island: An Illustrated Checklist, 181, state 2. National Library of Australia, 1726 MAP RM 109. Shirley, R., Maps in the Atlases of the British Library vol I, T.Moll-4b, 12. Hutchinson, G., 'Herman Moll's view of the South Sea Company,' Journal for Maritime Research, 2003. Reinhartz, D., The Cartographer and the Literati: Herman Moll and his Intellectual Circle. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G5200 1711 .M65.
Source: Moll, H., A New and Complete Atlas, c. 1720.
Title: A new & exact map of the coast, countries and islands within the limits of ye South Sea Company, from ye River Aranoca to Tierra del Fuego, and from there through ye South Sea to ye north port of California, &c. with a view of general and coasting trade-winds and particular draughts of the most important bays, ports, &c., according to ye newest observations, by Herman Moll Geographer.
Width: 19.5
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1755 Covens and Mortier Map of America w/  Sea of the West
Code: America-covensmortier-1755
Price: $1,750.00
AddDate: Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:13:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/covensmortier.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Original pressmark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1755 (undated)
Height: 20
Note: Uncommon map showing the Sea of the West and a Maelstrom in the South Atlantic!
References: Tooley, R.V., Mapping of America, page 14, plate 3. Rumsey 4638.092 (1736).
Scale: 1 : 31000000
Tags: America, Delisle, Juan De Fuca, Sea of the West, Maelstrom, Laguna Xarayes, Covens and Mortier
Title: America Accurate in Imperia, Regna, Status & Populos Divisa, ad Usum Ludovici XV, Galliarum Regis. / Carte d'Amerique Dressee pour l'Usage du Roy.
Width: 24.5
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Map of the Straits of Sunda, Banca and Gaspar, Indonesia
Code: SundaGaspar-laurriewhittle-1794
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:36
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 27
Note: Prominently shows the volcanic island of Krakatoa, which famously exploded killing nearly 35,0000 people in 1883 - and which may explode again with even more disastrous results.
Scale: 1 : 420000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A New Chart for Sailing between the Straits of Sunda or Batavia and the Strairs of Banca and Gaspar.
Width: 20
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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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1781 Lodge Map of St. Bart, Anguilla, St. Martins, Leeward Islands, West Indies
Code: DutchIslands-lodge-1781
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:32:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lodge.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along original fold lines. Verso repair along lower right margin, not extending onto printed map.
Date: 1781 (dated)
Height: 11
References: Boston Public Library, Leventhal Map Center, G5165 1781 .D88.
Scale: 1 : 430000
Source: The Political Magazine, 1781.
Tags: Bew, Lodge
Title: The Dutch Islands of St. Eustatia, Saba, and St. Martins; The French Island of St. Bartholomew; The English Islands of St. Christophers, Nevis, and Anguilla; with the smaller Islands and Keys adjoining.
Width: 8.5
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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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1658 Sanson Map of the Island of Corsica, France
Code: IsleDeCorse-sanson-1658
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:47:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/sanson.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1658 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Scale: 1 : 740000
Tags: Sanson, Barbary Pirates
Title: Isle de Corse.
Width: 10.5
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1658 Sanson Map of the Island of Sardinia, Italy
Code: IsleRoymeSardaigne-sanson-1658
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:47:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/sanson.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor wear along fold line near left border. Blank on verso.
Date: 1658 (undated)
Height: 16
Scale: 1 : 650000
Tags: Sanson, Barbary Pirates
Title: Isle et Royme de Sardaigne.
Width: 12.5
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1792 Wilkinson Map of the West Indies and Caribbean
Code: WestIndies-wilkinson-1792
Price: $225.00
AddDate: Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wilkinson.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/conder.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1793 (dated)
Height: 8
References: Rumsey 1201.050 (1794 edition).
Scale: 1 : 7300000
Source: Wilkinson, R., A General Atlas being A Collection of Maps of the World and Quarters the Principal Empires, Kingdoms, etc. with their several Provinces, and other Subdivisions, Correctly Delineated, (London) 1792.
Tags: Wilkinson
Title: An Accurate Map of the West Indies from the Latest Improvements.
Width: 10.5
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1860 Dufour Map of the Mediterranean Region
Code: MerMediterranee-dufour-1860
Price: $225.00
AddDate: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:14:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dufour.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/dyonnet.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Minor spotting at places.
Date: 1860 (dated)
Height: 23
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasuniversaldufour.txt
References: Rumsey 5020.034.
Scale: 1 : 5850000
Source: Chevalier, A., Atlas Universel, Physique, Historique et Politique de Geographie Ancienne et Moderne, Paris 1860.
Tags: Dufour, Chevalier, Dyonette, Barbary Coast
Title: Carte du Bassin de la Mer Mediterranee.
Width: 31
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1754 Gabriel Ramirez Map of the Mediterranean Coast
Code: Mediterranean-ramirez-1754
Price: $175.00
AddDate: Wed, 07 Aug 2013 13:30:00
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Original platemarks visible. Blank on verso.
Date: 1754 (undated)
Height: 6
Scale: 1 : 30000000
Source: Ramirez, G., Espectaculo de la Naturaleza, O Conversaciones a Cerca de Las Particularidades de la Historia Natural, Volume 7, Part 2, 1754.
Tags: Mediterranean Coast, Ramirez, Barbary Coast, Maghreb
Title: Las Costas, Y Cercanias del Mediterraneo.
Width: 7
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