1828 Gordon Wall Map of New Jersey (first official map of New Jersey)
Code: NewJersey-gordon-1828
Price: $8,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 03 May 2015 22:53:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/gordonthomas.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/tanner.txt
Condition: Very good. Professionally restored and backed on fresh linen.
Date: 1828 (dated)
Height: 55
Note: A cornerstone map of New Jersey: the first 'official' state map and the first large detailed map of the state. -John Delaney
References: Rumsey, 2273.000, Tanner, H. S., Memoir on the Recent Surveys, Observations, and Internal Improvements, in the United States.. , page 26. Delaney, J., Nova Caesarea: A Cartographic Record of the Garden State 1666 - 1888, pages 47 - 50. Snyder, J. P., Mapping of New Jersey, pp. 94-99.
Scale: 1 : 190000
Tags: Gordon, Official Map
Title: A Map of the State of New Jersey with part of the adjoining states compiled under the Patronage of the Legislature of said State by Thomas Gordon 1828.
Width: 34
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1676 John Speed and Francis Lamb Map of New England and New York
Code: NewEnglandNewYork-johnspeed-1676
Price: $7,900.00
AddDate: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:32:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lamb.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bassetchiswell.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/speed.txt
Condition: Very good. Extremely minor older centerfold reinforcement to lower margin not affecting printed area. Plate mark visible. English text on verso.
Date: 1676 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: Only English map from the Jansson Visscher series. Map reveals the rapid Anglicization of the region following the 1665 British takeover of New Amsterdam / New York City.
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II, #455. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, #676. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5126. Campbell, T., 'The Jansson-Visscher Maps of New England', The Mapping of America (Tooley, R. V.), no. 23.
Scale: 1 : 2250000
Source: Speed, John, Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World, (London: Bassett and Chiswell) 1676.
Tags: Speed, Lamb, Bassett and Chiswell, Colonial America, Lake Iroquois, Jansson-Visscher Series
Title: A Map of New England and New York.
Width: 19
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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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1774 Jefferys and Braddock Mead Map of New England (Most Inhabited Part)
Code: MostInhabitedPartofNewEngland4-jeffreysmead-1774
Price: $7,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:26:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/meadbraddock.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/jefferys.txt
Condition: Very good. Backed with linen. A few professional repairs.
Date: 1774 (dated)
Height: 41
Note: The most important and influential 18th century Colonal Era map of New England.
References: Rumsey 0346.019. Allen, David Yehling ,Long Island Maps and Their Makers, 34-37. Cumming, William P., British Maps of Colonial America, 45-47. Krieger, Alex and Cobb, David, eds., Mapping Boston, 28. Sellers, John R. and Van Ee, Patricia, Maps and Charts of North America, no. 797.
Scale: 1 : 440000
Tags: Braddock Mead, John Green, New England, American Revolutionary War
Title: A Map of the most Inhabited part of New England containing the Provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the Colonies of Connecticut and Rhode Island, divided into Counties and Townships: The whole composed form Actual Surveys and its Situation adjusted by Astronomical Observations.
Width: 40
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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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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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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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1784 Laurie and Whittle Wall Map of Asia
Code: Asia-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $3,000.00
AddDate: Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:37:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/anville.txt
Cartographer 3: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/kitchin.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Original folds. Minor offsetting. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible. Wide clean margins. Four sheets joined.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Drawer: R
Height: 42
Note: A spectacularly detailed 18th century wall map of Asia. Notes the Gulf or Sea of Koera.
References: Rumsey 0411.028, 0411.029, 0411.030. Phillips (Atlases) 4300-26-27, 699. OCLC 7160203. Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801).
Scale: 1 : 11100000
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: Laurie and Whittle, Sea of Korea, D'Anville, Speculative Cartography, Kitchen,
Title: Asia and its Islands According to d'Anville; Divided into Empires, Kingdoms, States, Regions, &ca. with the European possessions and settlements in the East Indies and an exact delineation of all the discoveries made in the eastern parts by the English under Captn. Cook.
Width: 48
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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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1775 Henry Thomas View of the Battle of Bunker Hill
Code: BunkersHillView-thomas-1875
Price: $2,200.00
AddDate: Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:33:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/thomashenrya.txt
Condition: Very good near fine. Minor closed repair to upper margin, not intruding on printed image.
Date: 1875 (dated)
Height: 15
Note: Scarce view of the Battle of Bunker Hill.
References: Boston Athanaeum, Prints and Photographs Dept, C B64C3 Hil.b.1875. American Antiquarian Society, 'Lithff KingC Thom Batt'.
Tags: View, Thomas, Battle of Bunker Hill, American Revolutionary War, Boston, Siege of Boston
Title: The Battle at Bunker's Hill June 17th 1775.
Width: 19
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1794 Delarochette Wall Map of the Empire of Germany
Code: Germany-delarochette-1794
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:15:42
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delarochette.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 folds. Minor offsetting. Blank on verso. Original platemark visible. Wide clean margins. Light offsetting. Four sheets, joined in two panels.
Date: 1794 (dated)
Height: 42
References: Rumsey, 2310.039, 0411.022, 0411.024, 0411.023, 2310.038. OCLC 7160203. Phillips (atlases) 699. Shirley, R., Maps in the atlases of the British Library, T.LAU-1c (1799 ed.). National Maritime Museum, 375 (3rd ed. 1801).
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.
Title: Map of the Empire of Germany, Including All the States Comprehended under that Name: with the Kingdom of Prussia, &c.
Width: 48
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1746 Popple Key Map of North America (Crepy)
Code: NorthAmericaPoppleKey-crepy-1746
Price: $1,850.00
AddDate: Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/popple.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/crepy.txt
Condition: Good. Margins narrow but intact. Moderate toning.
Date: 1746 (undated)
Height: 20.25
References: Goss, J., The Mapmaker’s Art: A History of Cartography, 55.
Scale: 1 : 11000000
Tags: French and Indian War, American Revolutionary War, Popple, Crepy, Lempiere
Title: Carte Generale De L'Amerique Septentrionale Avec les possessions Angloises dans cette partie du nouveau monde, Dressee sur la carte de Pople, publiee a Londres en 20 fuilles, pour servir a l'intelligence de la guerre presente.
Width: 19.5
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