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Virginia/ Maryland/ Carolina / Georgia
METELLUS, J.,  Norumbega et Virginia., antique map, old maps METELLUS, J. - Norumbega et Virginia.
Cologne, 1598, Uncoloured.. 180x230mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of tear in right-hand margin, not affecting engraved area. In good condition.
Rare sixteenth century map. It shows the east coast of North America from the Outer Banks of present day Carolina to Canada is depicted at a period just before a number of English voyages to explore and settle the coast.
No Long Island or Hudson River are shown.
This was the most accurate m...
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Estimate
($ 4,000 - 4,500)

Starting bid
$ 3,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J. / CLOPPENBURG, J., Virginiae item et Floridae., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / CLOPPENBURG, J. - Virginiae item et Floridae.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 188x252mm. The right hand margin slightly cropped into map scales. Lower margin is very tight. With French text on verso. Lightly age toned. Good impression.
From the rare French text edition of Mercator's Atlas Minor. From the first of the so-called Cloppenburg edition with new engraved maps in a larger format. The map extends from St. Augustine in the south to just north of 'Chesepioock Sinus' in the north, and to the Alleghany Mountains in the west, n... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 260 - 300)

Bid received
$ 210
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Nova Virginiae Tabula., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Nova Virginiae Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1640, In attractive original colours.. 375x482mm. Generally very good. German text on verso.
The map is based on the first state of Smith's map, 1612, and is slightly larger and more expertly engraved. In 1629 the Hondius plate was purchased by Blaeu who deleted Hondius' name and added his own to the imprint, constituting the second state. The map is, in part, famous for its depiction, uppe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,000 - 2,200)

Starting bid
$ 1,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.
Amsterdam, 1658, In original colours.. 383x505mm. Printed on heavy paper. Some light water staining in upper margin, hardly affecting the engraved area. Dutch text on verso. Wide margins, very fine impression.
Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by explanatory legends in Latin, still appear on the map. The British and French royal coats of arms indicate the territorial interest... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,300 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 1,100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MALLET, A.M.,  P.les de Virginie., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - P.les de Virginie.
Paris, 1683, Coloured.. 149x108mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
Attractive copper engraving, depicting a couple of native people of Virginia.
From the French text edition of Description d'Univers, 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century France under King Louis XIV....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN DER AA, P.,  Virginie, Grande Region l'Amerique Septentrionale..., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - Virginie, Grande Region l'Amerique Septentrionale...
Amsterdam, 1729, Uncoloured.. 288x357mm. Mint condition.
Pierre van der Aa used the old copper plate of Meurs and re-did the engraving, changed the large pictorial cartouche, a new scale of German and French leagues is provided. Longitude figures are added. Three new names in eastern Maryland and some other names have been added.
The van der Aa plat...
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Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON,  A Draught of Virginia from the Capes to York in York River and to Kuiquotan or Hamton in James River., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON - A Draught of Virginia from the Capes to York in York River and to Kuiquotan or Hamton in James River.
Dublin, 1767, Uncoloured.. 470x570mm. On thin ply paper, good impression. Lower margin cut to neat line, now remargined. Upper margin cut in neat line. Some remains from old folds, now flattened out.
An important chart of the Chesapeake Bay entrance by Mark Tiddemen. Oriented to the north, showing the region bounded by the York River , Williamsburg, James City Isle, Nansimond River, Elizabeth River, Norfolk, Cape Henry, Cape Charles, and the southern portion of Delaware, centered on the Chesapea... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,750 - 3,000)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BOTTO, C.,  Carta delle provincie meridionali degli Stati - Uniti., antique map, old maps BOTTO, C. - Carta delle provincie meridionali degli Stati - Uniti.
Italy, 1819, Uncoloured.. 335x485mm. Good impression with weakness to bottom corner and right side. Multiple folds as issued with light wear and abrasion.
Light uneven toning and faint soiling. Margins with a few small spots and short repaired tears.
Interesting map from the Italian translation of Francois La Rochefoucauld-Liancourt's famous travel guide for the United States.
Showing the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia, in excellent detail with many towns, roads, trading posts, camps, early counties, rivers, mountains...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
U.S. COAST SURVEY., Preliminary Chart of Rappahannock River Virginia From Entrance to Deep Creek. , antique map, old maps U.S. COAST SURVEY. - Preliminary Chart of Rappahannock River Virginia From Entrance to Deep Creek.
Washington, 1857, Uncolored. 740x435mm. In good condition with support on verso along fold lines with discolouration.
An informative large U.S. Coast Survey nautical chart of Virginia's Rappahannock River. It covers the course of the Rappahannock River from the Chesapeake Bay to Deep Creek. It offers thousands of depth soundings and navigational notes, but hardly any inland detail.
The triangulation for this ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 89
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DYER, Bill., Chuckle Map of Tennessee., antique map, old maps DYER, Bill. - Chuckle Map of Tennessee.
Nashville, ca. 1940, Coloured.. 226x575mm. In very good condition. Folds as issued, light toned.
A comic 'look' at the state of Tennessee, packed with highways, towns, points of interest, sports, produce, ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2