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Bunting, H., Die eigentliche und wahrafftige Gestalt der Erden und des Meers., antique map, old maps Bunting, H. - Die eigentliche und wahrafftige Gestalt der Erden und des Meers.
Magdeburg, ca. 1580, hand colored. 265x360mm. Professionally repaired, parts of thin paper (which is rather normal in the maps of Bunting's Itinerarium, made of very thin paper) reinforced. Several, mostly marginal imperfections, else good.
A rare, important map of the world from Heinrich Bünting's "Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae", famous theological commentary. Towns named include; Jerusalem, Damascus and Antioch in the Holy Land.
A small portion of South America is shown at lower left. The Caspian Sea is greatly exaggerated in ...
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Estimates : $ 1,100 - $ 1,325
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GOTTFRIED, J.L.,  Description de nouveau pasage vers le zud…. together with an untitled map of Port Desire (today’s Puerto Deseado, Argentina), antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. - Description de nouveau pasage vers le zud…. together with an untitled map of Port Desire (today’s Puerto Deseado, Argentina)
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1631, Uncoloured.. 168x203mm. Copper plate engravings on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 220mm.
Rare double hemispherical world map showing the track round the world by Le Maire and Schouten in 1615-1617. Continents are marked in outline and no southern regions are shown.
Above the map are two head-and-shoulder portraits of Ferdinand Magellan and Willem C. Schouten, each flanked by angels...
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Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,500
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MERIAN, M.,  Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula. . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula. . .
Frankfurt, 1646, Coloured.. 257x354mm. In fine condition. Some light marginal discolouration due to earlier framing. Dark impression.
A reduced version of Blaeu's world map lacking the decorative borders. The engraving is neatly executed, with Germanic touches to the lettering, and the Latin title is repeated in gothic German script below, concerning the discovery of the Americas in 1492, which covers the unknown interior of North... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,250 - $ 1,500
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DU VAL, P.,  Orbis Vetus . . ., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Orbis Vetus . . .
Paris, 1663, In original o/l colours.. 357x517mm. Very light water stain in right hand part of the map with very light foxing of paper. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon map of the Ancient world showing the European and Asian continents with in the lower right corner a blank landmass with incomplete coastlines appears in the location of Australia.
Shows several landmasses north and northwest of the British Isles, all unnamed save for Thule I.
In...
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Estimates : $ 250 - $ 300
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DU VAL, P.,  Le Monde en Planisphere. . ., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Le Monde en Planisphere. . .
Paris, 1676, Uncoloured.. 104x128mm. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of the World showing California as an island, from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas app... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 350
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JANSSONIUS, J., Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus.
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 400x507mm. Strong image, vivid colours, wide margins, some minor foxing in margins
A classic map of the ancient world based on Ortelius. Europe, Asia and Africa as far south as Madagascar are placed at the center of a much larger oval frame.
The Climatic zones are marked. The title is enclosed in a strapwork panel at top....
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Estimates : $ 500 - $ 750
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MOXON, J., A map of all the Earth and how after the flood it was. . .., antique map, old maps MOXON, J. - A map of all the Earth and how after the flood it was. . ..
London, ca.1681, Coloured.. 322x465mm. Large margins as issued, some flattened creases but otherwise fine.
A beautifully coloured, and second state of this early and very uncommon, oval world map. The discovery of new found lands and the laws of science created a strong belief that the universe was a designed mechanism, and that it had a designer. This is wat the vignettes illustrate.

The ma...
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Estimates : $ 950 - $ 1,250
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STOOPENDAAL, B.,  Orbis Terrarum Tabula recens emendata et in Lucem edita., antique map, old maps STOOPENDAAL, B. - Orbis Terrarum Tabula recens emendata et in Lucem edita.
Amsterdam, 1682, Coloured.. 356x470mm. Short left and right margins as issued. Repair of split along center fold, and tear in lower left part parallel to centerfold running 2cm into engraved area. Hardly notable, else in good condition. In attractive colours.
Beautiful double hemisphere world map from a folio Dutch Bible published by Hendrik and Jacob Keur.
Surrounded by fabulous scenes from the Visscher-Berchem map of 1658 with astronomical diagrams in place of the north and south polar circles. These classic scenes depict the abduction of Persepho...
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Estimates : $ 1,000 - $ 1,250
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DE ROSSI, G.,  Mappa mondo o vero carta generale del globo terestre…, antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Mappa mondo o vero carta generale del globo terestre…
Rome, 1674-1688, In attractive colours.. 495x588mm. Some very minor age toning. Dark impression. Very good.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century double hemisphere world map. Showing California as an island. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico
The cartographer was Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola (1643-1695) who was active in Modena in Italy.
. The principal settlements, mountain ranges and ri...
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Estimates : $ 700 - $ 900
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PITT, M. / SWART, S. / JANSSONIUS v. WAESBERGHE, Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula., antique map, old maps PITT, M. / SWART, S. / JANSSONIUS v. WAESBERGHE - Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula.
Oxford, 1689, In original colours.. 390x530mm. Different thin fractures due to green oxidation have been repaired with archival tape. A small hole. Old false fold next to center fold with some paper thinning.
An extremely decorative world map. It appeared in the famous 'English Atlas' by Moses Pitt and Steven Swart, and is based on an earlier engraved world map by Pieter van den Keere ca. 1630, which was itself based on Blaeu's earlier map of 1606.
In the title cartouche are the coat of arms of the ...
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Estimates : $ 3,800 - $ 4,500
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GOEREE, W., Den Chaos volgens de gedagten der oude Poeten (Chaos according to the ideas of the ancient poets) , antique map, old maps GOEREE, W. - Den Chaos volgens de gedagten der oude Poeten (Chaos according to the ideas of the ancient poets)
Amsterdam, 1690, Uncoloured. 282x172mm. Strong dark image with a few wormholes at margins and bottom left corner of image.
This plate shows an empty and rough Earth in the dark according to the Book of Genesis in the Old Testament. Includes a depiction of chaos according to the ancient Poets, with bats flying around the chaos globe.

Wilhelmus Goeree (1635-1711),was a Dutch bookseller. Engraved by J.Luyken (16...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 225
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GOEREE, W., Den Aardkloot van water ontbloot, na twee zijden aante sien, antique map, old maps GOEREE, W. - Den Aardkloot van water ontbloot, na twee zijden aante sien
Amsterdam, 1694, Uncoloured. 282x172mm. Loss of border at left side, far from image. Image area 11.1 x 6.8 inches. / 28.2 x 17.2 cm.
An uncommon map of the world, shown as if the oceans were dried up. California is an island, with a single Great Lake, and Australia is partially formed.
From a Dutch edition of the controversial theories of Thomas Burnet published by Wilhelm and Jan Goeree.
His treatise, 'Telluris Thoeor...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 225
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MALHERBE, J., Mappe Monde pour connaitre les progrès et les conquestes les plus Remarquables des Provinces-Unies, antique map, old maps MALHERBE, J. - Mappe Monde pour connaitre les progrès et les conquestes les plus Remarquables des Provinces-Unies
Amsterdam, 1701, Uncoloured.. 335x460mm. Strong print, neat image. Some wrinkling and folding lines as issued. Verso blanc. Sold as is.
Interesting world map related to the global Dutch comercial ventures of the VOC and WIC. Showing California as an island. ¤... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 600 - $ 700
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Sold for $ 210
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SCHERER, H., Repraesentatio Totius Orbis Terraquei Cuius Partes..., antique map, old maps SCHERER, H. - Repraesentatio Totius Orbis Terraquei Cuius Partes...
Munich, 1702, Uncoloured.. 230x350mm. Very good dark impression. Damp stains to the bottom corners, just touching the borders. Light toning to the central fold. A nice example.
Scherer's famous world map on a polar projection. Shading indicates the spread of the Catholic religion. With California shown as an island and "Fretum Anian" above it.

Richly decorated map, with Christ rising above, illustrating the separation of the sheep from the goats ( Matth...
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Estimates : $ 800 - $ 1,200
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DE L'ISLE, G., Theatrum Historicum (and) An Historical Map of the Roman Empire. . ., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE, G. - Theatrum Historicum (and) An Historical Map of the Roman Empire. . .
Paris, 1705, Original hand colouring. 495x1190mm. In good condition, contemporary colours, paper with original map maker's watermarks. Printed on 2 sheets joined together. Centrefold splits restored and reinforced.
A large map of Europe, the Mediterranean, North Africa and parts of the Middle East, with inset double hemisphere world map. Dated 1705. This lovely map finely engraved with a profusion of details.
The left sheet shows western Europe and the northern Mediterranean basin as far as Crete. The sou...
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Estimates : $ 600 - $ 725
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SENEX, J., Theatrum historicum ad Annum Christi Quadringentesimum…, antique map, old maps SENEX, J. - Theatrum historicum ad Annum Christi Quadringentesimum…
Paris, 1710, Original Color with border & cartouche added. 480x635mm. In good condition with two cojoined parts. There have been repairs to the centerfold in several places.
A striking map of the world from the time of the Roman Empire. Dating from the 8th century, the Roman empire expanded to become one of the largest empires in the ancient world and the dominant rulers of the Mediterranean Sea.
There is an interesting insert of the Western Hemisphere as it was k...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 360
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Sold for $ 71
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VAN DER AA, P / CASSINI, J.,  Planisphere Terrestre, Suivant les nouvelles Observations des Astronomes., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P / CASSINI, J. - Planisphere Terrestre, Suivant les nouvelles Observations des Astronomes.
Leiden, 1713, Uncoloured.. 535x655mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some slight discolouration along top part center fold with paper thinness. A very good and dark impression. Lower margin cut short.
Here offered in it's original b/w state showing the exquisite etching quality of G. van Gouwen.
Beyond its sheer beauty, this North Polar projection or azimuthal, eduidistant world map represents an important step in the history of mapping. Karpinski consider its the first strictly scientific map of the world. However, despite the cartographic advances, California still appears as an island. B... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 5,500 - $ 6,000
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Sold for $ 5,500
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CHIQUET, J.,  Le Globe Terrestre Representé en Deux Plans-Hemispheres.., antique map, old maps CHIQUET, J. - Le Globe Terrestre Representé en Deux Plans-Hemispheres..
Paris, 1719, Original o/l colour.. 162x216mm. A good and dark impression. Paper slightly age toned.
Together with an engraved text sheet giving an historical and geographical explanation of the region.
Small double hemisphere world map featuring the Island of California and a Northwest Passage. There is little interior detail with only major nations named.
Ter. de Jesso appears off the east coast of Asia, Australia is incomplete and still attached to New Guinea, the west coast of New Zealand ...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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DESBRUSLINS., Carte Geographique Pour la Dispersion des Peuples., antique map, old maps DESBRUSLINS. - Carte Geographique Pour la Dispersion des Peuples.
Paris, 1729, Uncolored. 250x390mm. In good condition with minor image transferring.
A striking map of the ancient world (Europe, North Africa & Western Asia) showing the dispersion of people. It is from “METHODE POUR ETUDIER L’HISTOIRE” by L’Abbe Lenglet du Fresnoy, pulished in Paris in 1729.
The map is quite rare, and is not now, nor in the past been on the Internet. It wa...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 180 - $ 225
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Sold for $ 75
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DURAND, A.,  Horizon de Paris. . ., antique map, old maps DURAND, A. - Horizon de Paris. . .
Paris, 1740, Coloured.. 610x850mm. Paper washed, smoothed and remargined. 2 restored old folding's at center and lower border, loss of picture or letters partly supplied in manuscript.
Large circular world map between California, Japan and South- Africa according to a projection centered on Paris, with a diameter of 570mm.
Published by André Durand in Paris. With a dedication, dated 1740. Engraved by Desbruslins. Prepared by St.A* (St. Albin?)
In the lower corners a de...
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Estimates : $ 900 - $ 1,000
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DELISLE, G. after,  Mappe monde ou description generale du globe terrestre suivant Mr.de Lisle de l'academie Royale des sciences., antique map, old maps DELISLE, G. after - Mappe monde ou description generale du globe terrestre suivant Mr.de Lisle de l'academie Royale des sciences.
Paris, 1752, Uncoloured.. 132x206mm. In very good condition. Vertical folds as issued.
Scarce small map of Europe based on cartography of Guillaume Delisle (. Published in "Nouveau traité de geographie par M**** ", published by La veuve Lottin & Butard, P.G. Le Mercier, Rollin, David, Delaguette.

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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 200
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GENDRON, P.,  Mapa Mundi O Description Del Globo Terrestre Compuesta segun las ultimas y nuevas oserationes de las Academias, y de Parsi y de Londres . . ., antique map, old maps GENDRON, P. - Mapa Mundi O Description Del Globo Terrestre Compuesta segun las ultimas y nuevas oserationes de las Academias, y de Parsi y de Londres . . .
London or Spain, ca. 1755, In original o/l colours.. 465x545mm. Good margins, some light worm traces in outer lower left margin. A few brown spots, but generally very good for such a rare map.
Very rare and unrecorded double hemisphere map of the World. The map showing Nueva Hollanda (Australia), "Lago Hermoso" or Sea of the West, along with Lago Velasco, lands described by the Moscovites, lands near the Arctic Circle discovered by Adm... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,000 - $ 1,250
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DE MORNAY, B., Climats d’Heures et de Mois., antique map, old maps DE MORNAY, B. - Climats d’Heures et de Mois.
Paris, 1756, Original Colouring. 300x460mm. In fine condition, folding as issued.
A decorative map of the World showing one hemisphere divided into climates according to the length of the day. Left and right a box with information about these climates. 34 Climate zones plus 6 arctic zones shown.

Prepared by de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and pu...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Division Generale et Naturelle de la Terre, Suivant les Anciens., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Division Generale et Naturelle de la Terre, Suivant les Anciens.
Paris, 1756, Original Colouring. 300x460mm. In fine conditioning with centrefold as issued, and a little rough around the edges.
A decorative map of the Eastern Hemisphere, illustrating the zones of the world. With an incomplete image of Australia. Russia is labelled Tierre Incognita.
Prepared by de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris. From : ...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Tableau Chronologique de L’histoire Universelle Depuis la Creation Jusqu’a a Jesus Christ., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Tableau Chronologique de L’histoire Universelle Depuis la Creation Jusqu’a a Jesus Christ.
Paris, 1756, Original Colouring. 300x460mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
This map shows the history from the time of Christ, with the titles; Avant, Premier Age, Histoire Sacree, Histoire Profane and Situation du Paradis Terrestre. It is interesting how Australia is mapped and that Antarctica is missing.
Prepared by by de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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ZATTA, A., Il Mappamondo o sia Descrizione Generale del Globo Ridotto in Quadro., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - Il Mappamondo o sia Descrizione Generale del Globo Ridotto in Quadro.
Venice, 1774, Original hand colouring. 295x428mm. In very good condition! Very strong print and paper, paper with map maker’s watermark.
A very attractive map featuring the voyages of both Cook and Bougainville. Greenland is shown connected to North America, and Alaska is considerably oversized.
The map is decorated with a garland-style title cartouche and a nice compass rose. Climate zones shown in left margin. Right margin sh...
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Estimates : $ 725 - $ 875
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DE LA TOUR, L., Carte des Transmigrations et des Etablissemens de Celtes ou Comerites et des Scythes., antique map, old maps DE LA TOUR, L. - Carte des Transmigrations et des Etablissemens de Celtes ou Comerites et des Scythes.
Paris, 1780, Attractive Colouring. 195x265mm. In fine condition with folds as issued and light age toning.
An interesting map of transmigrations and establishments of the Celts and the Scythians. It includes Europe, North Africa and Western Asia.
Louis Brion de la Tour (1756-1823) was the Cartographer Royal to the King of France, his official title being "Ingenieur-Geographe du Roi. Much of his work...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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BOWEN, T.,  The world, including the discoveries made by Capt. Cook., antique map, old maps BOWEN, T. - The world, including the discoveries made by Capt. Cook.
London, 1781, Uncoloured.. 285x468mm. Some light brown spotting. Dark impression on sound paper.
Uncommon double-hemisphere world map depicting the voyages and discoveries of Captain James Cook. There are numerous notations throughout and the tracks of Cook's three voyages.
An inset of the North Pole, showing a less developed Alaska, is tucked between the hemispheres at bottom with the ti...
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Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,500
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SANSON,N./ BASSET,  Mappe-Monde géo-hydrographique ou description génerale du globe. . . Des nouvelles découvertes, faites par . . . Cook, Bougainville . . ., antique map, old maps SANSON,N./ BASSET - Mappe-Monde géo-hydrographique ou description génerale du globe. . . Des nouvelles découvertes, faites par . . . Cook, Bougainville . . .
Paris, 1782, In original colours.. 547x900mm. Two joined sheets, paper slightly browned and cut on the neat line. Dark impression.
World in two hemispheres, showing Tasmania still joined to Australia's main land. With a colour key in bottom to the voyages of Cook, Clarke, Fourneaux, Bougainville, Yves de Kerguelen-Trémarec, many other voyages are drawn in.
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Estimates : $ 3,500 - $ 4,000
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BOWEN, T.,   	New and Complete Chart of the World Displaying the Tracks of Captn. Cook, and other Modern Navigators., antique map, old maps BOWEN, T. - New and Complete Chart of the World Displaying the Tracks of Captn. Cook, and other Modern Navigators.
London, C.Cooke, 1787, Uncoloured.. 345x470mm. Some very minor light brown spotting, generally very good, dark impression.
Displays entire world with Europe, Asia and Africa on the left side of the map and North America and South America on the right side. Shows Arctic Circle and area north of it as "Frozen Ocean."
Printed beneath South America, a legend explaining the exploration routes of various ships : "Explanat...
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Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,500
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BONNE, R., Imperia Antiqua. Pars Occidentalis/ Pars Media/ Pars Orientalis (Three Maps), antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Imperia Antiqua. Pars Occidentalis/ Pars Media/ Pars Orientalis (Three Maps)
Paris, 1787, Uncolored. 360x240 (x3)mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
Three associated maps from Rigobert Bonne's "Atlas Encyclopedique", together depicting the eastern part of the Mediterranean, the Near East and the Indian subcontinent.
Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795) was one of the most important cartographers of the late 18th century. In 1773, he succeeded Jacques...
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Estimates : $ 290 - $ 350
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DESNOS, L.C.,  Mappemonde Dressée sur les Relations les Plus Nouvelles et les plus approuvées assujeties aux Obserations de Mrs. De L'Académie Royale des Sciences., antique map, old maps DESNOS, L.C. - Mappemonde Dressée sur les Relations les Plus Nouvelles et les plus approuvées assujeties aux Obserations de Mrs. De L'Académie Royale des Sciences.
Paris, 1789, In original o/l colours.. 520x760mm. Repair of split lower part centerfold. Very good condition.
Dated 1761, this state is unknown. "Desnos' includes a fine combination of up to date cartographic information and the routes of important 18th century voyages of exploration, along with several of the great cartographic myths and misconceptions.
The discoveries of Tchirkow, von Strahlenberg an...
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Estimates : $ 2,750 - $ 3,000
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MEARES, J., Carte de la Mer Pacifique du Nord, contenant la Cote Nord-Est D'Asie et la Cote Nord-Ouest D'Amerique …1778 et 79 par le Capn Cook, et…1788-89 par le Capne Jean Meares, antique map, old maps MEARES, J. - Carte de la Mer Pacifique du Nord, contenant la Cote Nord-Est D'Asie et la Cote Nord-Ouest D'Amerique …1778 et 79 par le Capn Cook, et…1788-89 par le Capne Jean Meares
Paris, 1794, Uncoloured.. 439x572mm. Several marginal imperfections, discolourations, water damages, else good.
A marvelous map of the North Pacific, detailing the explorations of the Captain John Meares.
This map covers a large portion of the Asian and North American continents, however its primary focus is the tracks of the various explorers through the Northwest, Alaska, Canada, Hawaii, and the Pacifi...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 325
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KLINGER, J. G., Die Zwo Hälften Der Erdkugel Mit Einigen Astronomischen Bezeichnungen Zur Kenntnis Des Himmels Und Des Weltgebäudes Zu Haben In Der Bibelanstalt In Erlang. . . , antique map, old maps KLINGER, J. G. - Die Zwo Hälften Der Erdkugel Mit Einigen Astronomischen Bezeichnungen Zur Kenntnis Des Himmels Und Des Weltgebäudes Zu Haben In Der Bibelanstalt In Erlang. . .
Nuremberg, 1795, Original hand colouring. 465x545mm. In very good condition! Folded several times as issued. Paper with map maker’s watermark.
A very rare map of the World in two hemispheres by Johann Georg Klinger. The areas above and below of the map are detailed, schematic drawings of the solar system, as well as various celestial phenomena such as the eclipses of the moon and the sun, comets, Saturn and the Moon, the course of the eart... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,325 - $ 1,600
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DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. (after),  Carte Générale de Voyage Pittoresque Autour du Monde., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. (after) - Carte Générale de Voyage Pittoresque Autour du Monde.
Paris, ca. 1840, Coloured.. 315x495mm. With left upper area re-margined where map was connected to the book. Paper browned. Good impression.
A map of the world centered on the Pacific Ocean. Engraved by Ambroise Tardieu.
Jules Sébastien César Dumont d'Urville (1790 – 1842) was a French explorer, naval officer and rear admiral, who explored the south and western Pacific Ocean, Australia, New Zealand and Antarctica. As a botanist and ca...
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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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CRUCHLEY,  George., The Western & Eastern Hemispheres (Two Circular Maps)., antique map, old maps CRUCHLEY, George. - The Western & Eastern Hemispheres (Two Circular Maps).
London, 1843, Original Colouring. 370x360mm. In fine condition with mild age toning.
George Frederick Cruchley (1797-1880) was a London based book and map seller, active in the middle part of the 19th century. He began his cartographic career as an apprentice at the venerable Aaron Arrowsmith firm.
Cruchley's General Atlas was unique for its period, employing a vivid col...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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Depôt DE LA GUERRE.,  [Europe, Africa and North America]., antique map, old maps Depôt DE LA GUERRE. - [Europe, Africa and North America].
Paris, J.Dumaine, c.1870, In original colours.. 580x780mm. Folding map in good condition. Dissected in 18 sections, brown linen mounted. Printed in colour lithography with a printed label on the verso. Owner stamped by the French prefet de police, J. Boitelle.
The upper right sheet of a four sheet folding world map. Showing Europe, with an inset with the British Islands, the eastern half of North America and the Caribbean. Including North Africa and Arabia, the Atlantic Ocean is filled with shipping routes of the different steam companies from France, Am... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 40 - $ 50
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart, Aanwujzende de temperatuur van het zeewater aan de oppervlakte, in de maand Januari., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart, Aanwujzende de temperatuur van het zeewater aan de oppervlakte, in de maand Januari.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 197x303mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition.
One of the earliest thematic maps published in the Netherlands from "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and statistics in the first half of the 19th century has the side effect the development of the...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart der Zeestroomingen., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart der Zeestroomingen.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 197x305mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition.
World map with ocean currents. One of the earliest thematic maps published in the Netherlands from "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and statistics in the first half of the 19th century has the sid...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart der Isodynamen., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart der Isodynamen.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 197x305mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition.
One of the earliest thematic maps published in the Netherlands from "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and statistics in the first half of the 19th century has the side effect the development of the...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart der Isogonen en Isoklinen., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart der Isogonen en Isoklinen.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 195x304mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition.
One of the earliest thematic maps published in the Netherlands from "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and statistics in the first half of the 19th century has the side effect the development of the...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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GERMAIN, A.,  Planisphère terrestre., antique map, old maps GERMAIN, A. - Planisphère terrestre.
Paris, Service hydrographique, 1902-1914, Uncoloured.. 980x2000mm. Tear at lower part right repaired. Very good condition, on heavy paper. Many annotations and routes in manuscript, written in red and purple ink. Owner stamp "P. Barbier. Toucy (Yonne)".
A huge (2 meters) world map representing Asia and America in the center, Europe and Africa at left and right hand of the map. Published by the Service hydrographique in 1902 and corrected in 1914.
Two types of marines are drawn on the map, the navy and the merchant navy. "Cuirassé Jean-Bart, Méd...
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Estimates : $ 600 - $ 800
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BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE,  World map, antique map, old maps BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE - World map
Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1934, In printed colours.. 1100x740mm. A few minor marginal paper nicks, light fold in upper right corner, generally in good condition.
First Air France poster illustrated by Lucien Boucher, printed by Perceval in 1934, only a year after the Air France opening.

Shows the world in purple and red depicts route maps with white lines and dots, advertising Air France service to Europe, Africa, South America, the Middle East, I...
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Estimates : $ 1,600 - $ 1,750
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PLAQUET,  AIR FRANCE Réseau aérien mondial., antique map, old maps PLAQUET - AIR FRANCE Réseau aérien mondial.
Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1948, In original printed colours.. 1000x620mm. 3 tiny brown spots, generally in very good to fine condition. Nice strong colours.
A great mid century design by Air France advertising poster by Plaquet. The flying sea horse was the logo of the company until 1975. This is the french version

The poster has always occupied a special place in Air France's communication. With a heritage of more than 1,500 posters by the...
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Estimates : $ 1,000 - $ 1,200
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SEYMOUR, E.,  World Air Routes: Eastern Hemisphere / B.O.A.C. - World Air Routes: Western Hemisphere., antique map, old maps SEYMOUR, E. - World Air Routes: Eastern Hemisphere / B.O.A.C. - World Air Routes: Western Hemisphere.
Great Britain, 1949, In original printed colours.. 520x775mm. A good and dark impression. Restoration along the folds, mainly visible at verso.
Original Vintage pictorial map of the Eastern Hemisphere issued by B.O.A.C. Artwork by E.O.Seymour. On the verso, the western hemisphere.
The map was issued as a folding map (to 10.25 inches x 5.5 inches), and opens to the size indicated above. It was published at the request of the British Over...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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MAURUS. / AIR FRANCE,  Rayonne sur le monde., antique map, old maps MAURUS. / AIR FRANCE - Rayonne sur le monde.
Imprimerie Goosens, Paris, ca. 1940-1950, In original printed colours.. 1000x620mm. Very good condition. A few minor marginal tears, overall very good.
"Rayonne sur le monde" advertising poster from AIR France, the french airline company. The poster has always occupied a special place in Air France's communication. With a heritage of more than 1,500 posters by the most prestigious illustrators and artists, the Company has one of the richest collect... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,500
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BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE,  World map with zodiac figures., antique map, old maps BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE - World map with zodiac figures.
Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1962, In printed colours.. 1100x740mm. Generally in very good condition. A few minor marginal tears.
AIR FRANCE poster by Lucien Boucher (1889 - 1971) showing a globe on a blue back ground showing zodiac figures. Printed by Imprimerie Perceval, Paris.
This very rare and beautiful poster was Lucien Boucher's last planisphere for Air France.

The poster has always occupied a special pl...
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Estimates : $ 1,600 - $ 1,700
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