1849 Colton Case Map of the United States (Texas at Fullest) (First Edition) (Gold Rush)
Code: UnitedStates-colton-1849
Price: $10,000.00
AddDate: Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:15:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/colton.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/atwood.txt
Condition: Very good, near fine example. Dissected and mounted on linen in 32 panels. Original linen.
Date: 1849 (dated)
Height: 33
Note: First edition of Colton's important 1849 map of the United States on the cusp of the Gold Rush. Shows Texas at its fullest extant with a northern stovepipe panhandle. Identifies gold region near Sacramento.
References: Rumsey 5535.001 (2nd edition) Boston Public Library, Leventhal Center, G3300 1849 .C65. New York Public Library, Map Div. 01-5133. OCLC : 47017064.
Scale: 1 : 6400000
Tags: Colton, Westward Migration, California Gold Rush, First Edition, Mexican American War, Republic of Texas, Atwood, Compromise of 1850, Texas
Title: Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America: with part of New Granada and Venezuela.
Width: 40
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1726 Valentijn Map of Taiwan or Formosa
Code: TaiwanFormosa-valentijn-1726
Price: $9,500.00
AddDate: Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:23:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/valentijn.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor verso repair top centerfold. Blank on verso. Wear along original fold lines. Platemark viisble.
Date: 1726 (undated)
Height: 18
Note: The earliest and most desirable printed map of Taiwan / Formosa.
References: OCLC: 51828226. Library of Congress, Map Division, G7910 1726 .B7 1997. Keating, Jerome F., The Mapping fo Taiwan Desired Economies, Coveted Geoghraphies, pages 72-73.
Scale: 1 : 850000
Source: Valentijn, F., Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien,( Dordrecht: J. van Braam) 1726.
Tags: Taiwan, Formosa, VOC, Pescadores, Valentijn
Title: Kaart van het Eyland Formosa en de Eylanden van Piscadores.
Width: 22.5
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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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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
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1691 Coronelli Map of the Pacific Ocean w/ California as an Island and Speculative New Zealand
Code: MaredelSudMarePacifico-coronelli-1691
Price: $4,000.00
AddDate: Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:22:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/coronelli.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor marginal toning. Platemark visible. Blank on verso. Original centerfold.
Date: 1691 (undated)
Height: 18
Note: Scarce map of the Pacific showing California as an Island as well as early exploration of New Zealand and Australia.
Publication: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/publications/atlanteveneto.txt
References: McLaughlin, Glen, The Mapping of California as an Island, no. 104. Wagner, H.R., Cartography of the northwest coast of America, vol II, no. 436. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of Australia and Antarctica, p. 48. Tooley, R.V.,Mapping of America, p.125. Burden, P., The Mapping of North America II: A list of printed maps 1671-1700, no. 680.
Scale: 1 : 28900000
Source: Coronelli, Vincento. Atlante Veneto, (Venice) 1691, 1st edition.
Tags: Coronelli, Insular California, California, Terra Australis, Speculative Cartography, Atlante Veneto, New Zealand
Title: Mare del Svd, detto altrimenti Mare Pacifico.
Width: 24
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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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1764 Bellin Map of New York City
Code: VilleManathe-bellin-1764
Price: $3,500.00
AddDate: Thu, 07 May 2015 17:40:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/bellin.txt
Condition: Very good. Original platemark visible. Minor spotting.
Date: 1764 (undated)
Drawer: 2
Height: 9.5
References: Augustyn, R. T., Cohen, P., Manhattan in Maps 1527 - 1995, p. 50-51. Haskell, D., Manhattan Maps A Co-operative List, nos. 296-302. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, 124, state 2.
Scale: 1.906944444
Source: Bellin, J. N., Petite Atlas Maritime, Vol. 1, (Paris) 1764.     
Tags: Manhattan, Bellin
Title: Ville De Manathe ou Nouvelle-Yorc. 
Width: 7.5
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1782 Delisle Map of the United States (British Colonies - first map to name Texas)
Code: CoursduMississipi-delisle-1782
Price: $3,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 00:44:45
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 condition. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1782 (dated)
Height: 19.5
Note: A foundational map and the first to name 'Texas'.
References: Schwartz, S., and Ehrenberg, R., The Mapping of America, pp. 140-41, (illus.) 146. Martin, J. and R., Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900, pl. 19, pp. 98-9. Cumming, W. P., The Southeast in Early Maps, no. 170. Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, no. 47, p.22. Rumsey 4764.098 (1718 edition). Balash, A. M, How Maps Tell The Truth by Lying: An Analysis of Delisle's 1718 Carte de La Louisiane.
Source: Delisle, G., and Buache, P., Atlas Geographique et Universel, (Dezauche, Paris), 1789.
Title: Carte De La Louisiane Et Du Cours Du Mississipi Avec Les Colonies Anglaises.
Width: 26
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1668 Doncker Map of the Atlantic, with early Dutch New York (New Amsterdam)
Code: NewNederlandBrazil-doncker-1668
Price: $2,800.00
AddDate: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 19:00:00
Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/doncker.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor verso reinforcement near centerfold at margins.
Date: 1668 (undated)
Height: 17
Note: A scarce nautical chart detailing Dutch interests in America including New Amsterdam (New York). From an unrecorded 1668 French edition of Doncker's Atlas.
References: Burden, Phillip D., The Mapping of North America: A List of Printed Maps, 1511-1670, #338, state 2.
Scale: 1 : 14000000
Source: Doncker, Hendrick, L'Atlas de Mer ou Monde Aquatique (Amsterdam) 1668.
Tags: New Amsterdam, Manhattan, Colonial America, Doncker, VOC
Title: Pas Caart van Brazil en Nieu-Nederland van corvo en Flores tot de Barbados.
Width: 21.5
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1776 De L'Isle / Santini Speculative Map of North America, the Arctic, and Siberia  (Sea of the West
Code: CartedesNouvellesDecouvertes-santini-1776
Price: $2,000.00
AddDate: Sat, 13 Jun 2015 09:46:00
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/santini.txt
Condition: Very good or fine condition. Original pressmark. Wide clean margins. Original color. Blank on verso.
Date: 1776 (undated)
Drawer: 31
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: OCLC 70819972. 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, Santini, 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
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1794 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Chart or Map of the Northwest Java, (Jakarta, Batavia) Indonesia
Code: JavaBantamBatavia-lauriewhittle-1794
Price: $1,200.00
AddDate: Sun, 24 Mar 2013 01:05:35
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: 23
Note: An early English natuical chart of the Batavia / Jakarta region.
Scale: 1 : 135000
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 of the North Coast of Java, wherein are described The Roads of Bantam and Batavia, from the Manuscript Draught of the Dutch East India Company.
Width: 35
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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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