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
1 available for immediate delivery
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1635 Blaeu Map of New England and New York (1st depiction of Manhattan as an Island)
Code: NovaBelgicaetAngliaNova3-blaeu-1635
Price: $6,000.00
AddDate: Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:08:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/blaeu.txt
Condition: Very good condition. Minor wear on original centerfold. Blank on verso. Platemark visible. Light verso reinforcement with arcive tissue along centerfold at at edge. Minor closed tear professionally repaired on verso in lower right quadrant.
Date: 1635 (undated)
Height: 15.5
Note: The first map to depict Manhattan as an Island and to illustrate a beaver.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlasmajorblaeu.txt
References: Burden, P., The Mapping of America: A List of Printed Maps, 1151-1670, 241. Van der Krogt, P. C. J., Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, (3 Vols), 9310. McCorkle, B. B, New England in Early Printed Maps 1513 - 1800, 635.1. Schwartz & Ehrenberg, The Mapping of America, pl. 58. Goss, J., The Mapping of North America: Three Centuries of Map-Making 1500-1860, pl. 2.
Scale: 1 : 3300000
Source: Blaeu, W., Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive, Atlas Novus, (Amsterdam) Latin Edition, 1635.
Tags: New York City, Dutch New York, Manhattan, Cape Cod, Blaeu, Long Island
Title: Nova Belgica et Anglia Nova.
Width: 20
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
Quantity in Basket: none
1756 Lotter Map of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York
Code: PensylvaniaNovaJersey2-lotter-1756
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:43:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lotter.txt
Condition: Very good. The condition of this map is overall extraordinary. There are no rips, tears, discolorations, or repairs anywhere on the map. Right and left margins are narrow, but intact.
Date: 1756 (undated)
Height: 22.5
Note: One of Lotter's most iconic maps.
References: Rumsey 0173.001 (1853 edition). Haskell, Manhattan Maps: A Co-operative List, 900-915a. Cresswell, D., The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress, no. 743. Boston Public Library, Leventhal Collection, G3790 1756 .L68. OCLC 39671373.
Scale: 1 : 1000000
Source: Lotter, C. T., Atlas Geographique de cent et huit cartes geneales et speciales…, (Augsburg) 1778.
Tags: American Revolutionary War, Lotter, Seutter, William Penn
Title: Pensylvania Nova Jersey et Nova York cum Regionibus Ad Fluvium Delaware In America Sitis, Nova Delinatione ob oculos posita . . .
Width: 19.5
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
1860 Delamarche Jigsaw Puzzle Atlas of the World
Code: PuzzleAtlas-delamarche-1860
Price: $2,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:08:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delamarche.txt
Condition: Generally very good condition. Wear and damage to box, especially at edges. Maps are in very good condition and generally complete. Minor damage to a couple of pieces in the North America and United States map and some spotting on the Europe map. See photos.
Date: 1860 (undated)
Height: 12
Note: A large and early puzzle atlas.
Tags: Map Game, Delamarche, Northwest Passage, Nebraska Territory, French Departments, Austrian Empire, Spilsbury
Title: Atlas Geographique, Compse de Cent Cartes.
Width: 17.5
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
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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1723 Delisle Map of the Caucuses and the Caspian Sea
Code: CarteMerCaspiene-delisle-1723
Price: $950.00
AddDate: Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:24:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/delisle.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Minor offsetting.
Date: 1723 (dated)
Height: 18.5
Note: One of the first accurate depictions of the Caspian Sea.
References: Rumsey 4764.080. Allen, W. E. D., 'The Sources of G. Delisle's 'Carte des Pays Voisins de la Mer Caspiene' of 1723,' Imago Mundi, vol 13 (1956), pp. 137-150. Laor, E., Maps of the Holy Land: Cartobibliography of Printed Maps, 1475 - 1900, E 111, p. 74.
Scale: 1 : 3150000
Tags: Delisle, Caspian Sea, Peter the Great
Title: Carte des Pays voisins de la Mer Caspiene.
Width: 25
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
1859 Smith Folding Case Map of Italy and Switzerland
Code: Italy-smith-1859
Price: $875.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:26:29
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/smith.txt
Condition: Fine or perfect condition. Dissected and mounted on linen in 24 sheets. Original linen in fine condition. Folds into its original cardboard case. Case in good condition with some minor wear on the edges and title area.
Date: 1859
Height: 33
References: Shapero, The Folding World (January, 2003), item 178.
Title: Map of Italy and Switzerland Particularly distinguishing the Different Travelling Roads and the Post Stations; with the number of posts between each Station. Compiled from the most recent Authorities.
Width: 33.5
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
1640 Blaeu Map of Asia Minor
Code: NatoliaAsiaMinor-blaeu-1640
Price: $550.00
AddDate: Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:20:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/blaeu.txt
Condition: Very good. Some centerfold damage with verso reinforcements. Original platemark visible. Minor toning and spotting.
Date: 1640 (undated)
Height: 16
Tags: Blaeu
Title: Natolia, quae olim Asia Minor.
Width: 21
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
1818 Laurie and Whittle Case Map of Central Europe
Code: CentralEurope-lauriewhittle-1818
Price: $500.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:02:51
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lapie.txt
Condition: Very good. Original linen backing fragile and split in places. Some pen marks relating to Samuel A. Elliot's 1821 voyage. Comes with original cardboard slipcase.
Date: 1818 (dated)
Height: 24.5
Note: Map of Europe used by American politician Samuel Atkins Eliot on his 1821 'Grand Tour' of Europe.
Scale: 1 : 2896457
Title: Central Europe: Comprehending France and Austria, with the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Hanover, Germany, Prussia, Northern Italy, & c.
Width: 31
1 available for immediate delivery
Quantity in Basket: none
1712 Wells Map of Greece, the Balkans, Macedonia and Turkey in Europe
Code: TurkyInEurope-wells-1712
Price: $400.00
AddDate: Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:13:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wells.txt
Condition: Very good. Some wear and spotting along original centerfold. Some foxing in top left quadrant. Original platemark visible. Professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1712 (undated)
Height: 15
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/NewSettofMapsAncientModern.txt
References: New York Public Library, Map Division, OCLC : 7143148 (1700 edition).
Scale: 1 : 4500000
Source: Wells, E., A New Sett of Maps both of Ancient and Present Geography, (London, T. w. Bonwicke) c. 1712.
Tags: Wells, Ottoman Empire
Title: A New Map of Turky in Europe And Parts adjoyning Shewing their Principal Divisions and chiefe Cities, Towns, Rivers, Mountains etc. Dedicated to his Highness William Duke of Glocester.
Width: 20
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1712 Wells Map of Asia Minor (Turkey)
Code: WesternPartsAsiaMinor-wells-1712
Price: $350.00
AddDate: Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:13:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/wells.txt
Condition: Very good. Some wear and foxing along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Professionally flattened and backed with archival tissue.
Date: 1712 (undated)
Height: 15
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/NewSettofMapsAncientModern.txt
References: New York Public Library, Map Division, OCLC : 7143148 (1700 edition).
Scale: 1 : 1600000
Source: Wells, E., A New Sett of Maps both of Ancient and Present Geography, (London, T. w. Bonwicke) c. 1712.
Tags: Wells
Title: A New Map of the Western Parts of Asia Minor Largely Taken: Shewing their Antient Divisions, Countries or People, Chiefe Cities, Towns, Rivers, Mountains etc.
Width: 19.5
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