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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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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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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1752 Postlethwayte Wall Map of North America
Code: NorthAmerica3-postlethwayt-1752
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:02:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/postlethwayt.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Condition: Very good. Four panels joined.
Date: 1752 (dated)
Height: 33
Note: A fine 18th century wall map of North America.
References: New York Public Library, Map Division, Map Div. 00-348.
Scale: 1 : 6000000
Source: Postlethwayte, M., The Universal Dictionary of Trade and Commerce, Translated from the French of ... Monsieur Savary ... with large additions and improvements, incorporated throughout the whole work; which more particularly accomodate the same to the trade and navigation of these kingdoms, and the laws, customs, and usages, to which all traders are subject. (London) 1752.
Tags: Postlethwayte, D'Anville
Title: North America.
Width: 35
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1704 Defer Map of Insular California and Mexico
Code: Californie-defer-1705
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:38:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/defer.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/inselin.txt
Condition: Very good. Wide clean margins. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1705 (dated)
Height: 9
Note: The first published map to show Fra. Kino's explorations. Includes California as an Island!
References: Mclaughlin, G., The Mapping of California as an Island: An Illustrated Checklist, 134. Wheat, Carl Irving, Mapping of the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861, 78. Wagner, H. R., The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America To the Year 1800, 462. Leighly, California as an Island, no. 110 Tooley, R. V., Map Collector's Circle, No. 81: 'California as an Island', no. 62. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, #760.
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Fer, Nicolas de, L'atlas curieux; ou, Le monde represente dans des cartes generales et particulieres du ciel et de la terre…, (Paris) 1705.
Tags: De Fer, Kino, Inselin, Insular California, Garci Rodriguez de Montalvo, Baja California
Title: Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique, est tiree de celle qui a ete envoyee par un grand d'Espagne pour etre communiquee a Mrs. De L'Academie Royale des Sciences.
Width: 13.5
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1700 De Fer Map of Insular California and  Mexico
Code: CalifornieNouveauMexique-defer-1700
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:16:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/defer.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Minor foxing, bottom margin. Some offsetting.
Date: 1700 (dated)
Height: 9.5
Scale: 1 : 10000000
Source: Fer, Nicholas de, Cartes et Descriptions Generales et Particulieres pour l'intelligence des affaires du temps, au sujet de la Succession de la Couronne d'Espagne, en Europe, en Asie, Afrique, et Amerique, (Paris) 1701.
Tags: De Fer, Speculative Cartography, Insular California, Kino, Literary Tie-in, Mississippi River, Baja California, Seven Kingdoms of Gold, Quiviara and Teguaio
Title: Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau .
Width: 13.5
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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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1796 Mannert Map of North America and South America
Code: America-mannert-1796
Price: $1,650.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:54
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/mannert.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/schneiderweigel.txt
Condition: Very good. Original centerfold Pressmark visible. Lower and upper margins narrow - could be extended upon request.
Date: 1796 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Scarce German mapping of the Americas shortly following the Revolutionary War.
References: Reed College, G3290 1796 .M36. American Philsosphical Society, 120: 1796: M315awc.
Title: America nach der zweyten Ausgabe von Arrowsmiths Weltcharte und dessen Globular Projection nach den Berichten der Jesuiten und anderer Reisebe Schreiber, und nach Raymals, Gatterers, Angaben entworten von C. Mannert.
Width: 24
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1747 Bowen Map of North America and South America
Code: America2-bowen-1747
Price: $1,100.00
AddDate: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:31:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bowen.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and toning along original centerfold. Minor spotting. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1747 (undated)
Height: 15
References: Rumsey 3733.050. Phillips (Atlases) 603-51. Shirley, R. W, Maps in the Atlases of the British Library, T.BOW-2a, #51.
Scale: 1 : 50000000
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, Anian, Laguna Xarayes, Davis' Land, Pedro de Quiros, Sir Francis Drake, Quiviara and Teguaio, Lake of the Woods
Title: A New General Map of America.
Width: 17.5
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1846 Duvotenay Map of Mexico (w/ Republic of Texas)
Code: Mexico-duvotenay-1846
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:25:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/duvotenay.txt
Condition: Very good. Blank on verso. Minor spotting near borders.
Date: 1846 (dated)
Height: 13
Note: Map showing the ephemeral Republic of Texas.
Scale: 1 : 19350000
Source: Maison Basset, Atlas Illustre, 1846 edition.
Tags: Republic of Texas, Duvotenay
Title: Mexique.
Width: 9.5
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1758 Bellin Speculative Map of the Arctic (Canada, Siberia, Alaska)
Code: SeptentrionalesGlobe-bellin-1758
Price: $375.00
AddDate: Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:17:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original fold lines. Minor toning and offsetting, with some foxing at places. Original platemark visible.
Date: 1758 (undated)
Drawer: 13
Height: 9
Note: Fascinating speculative map of the Pacific Nortwest.
References: Toronto Public Library, Toronto Reference Library, 912.98 B25 small.
Scale: 1 : 25000000
Source: Provost, A., L'Histoire Generale des Voyages, Vol XIV, plate 4.
Tags: Bellin, Speculative Cartography, Sea of the West, Quiviara and Teguaio, Northwest Passage, Gama Land, Muller Peninsula
Title: Carte Reduite des Parties Septentrionales du Globe, Situees, Entre l'Ansie et l'Amerique.
Width: 14
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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
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Quantity in Basket: none