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World Maps
 LOTTER, T.C.,  Mappa Totius Mundi Adornata juxta Observationes Dnn Academiae Regalis Scientarum. . ., antique map, old maps LOTTER, T.C. - Mappa Totius Mundi Adornata juxta Observationes Dnn Academiae Regalis Scientarum. . .
Augsburg, ca. 1750, original old colors. 430x660mm. Several, mostly marginal imperfections, small margins at left and right, otherwise very good. Nice original colors.
A very decorative, large double hemisphere map of the World, published by Lotter in Augsburg, before 1775 (no date added in this version).
This map is particularly interesting, because it shows a large amount of early conjectural features, including, e.g., an incomplete coastline of Australia, ...
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Estimates : $ 1,100 - $ 1,325
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 Pieter Keur, Pieter Rotterdam Pieter Rottrdam de , Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata Et In Lucem Edita., antique map, old maps Pieter Keur, Pieter Rotterdam Pieter Rottrdam de - Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata Et In Lucem Edita.
Amsterdam / Dordrecht, 1714, Coloured.. 355x450mm. Good condition.
A world map in two hemispheres, decorated in the corners with the representations of the four continents in allegorical form.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,300
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ÅKERLAND, E,  Karta öfver Jord-Globen (World map), antique map, old maps ÅKERLAND, E - Karta öfver Jord-Globen (World map)
A. Wiborgs förlag, Stockholm, ca. 1848, In original o/l colours.. 280x444mm. Printed on good quality paper, paper slightly browned in lower left part.
An very rare double hemisphere world map. This is an heavenly updated version of his map of 1817 and is now dated 1848, Australia with new nomenclature and the old title "Ulimora eller" in mainland of Australia deleted. New rendering and position for New Zealand.
In North America coastline dra...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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BOSSUET, Jacques Benigne., Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre, Representee en deux Plan-Hemispheres., antique map, old maps BOSSUET, Jacques Benigne. - Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre, Representee en deux Plan-Hemispheres.
Amsterdam ca. 1755, Uncoloured.. 128x165mm. In excellent condition. Lightly age toned. Folds as issued. Good margins, good impression.
This delightful small twin hemisphere World map was modelled on the cartography of Sanson, and from Bossuet's Discours sur l'Histoire UniversalleThis handsome small world map depicts California as an island, with the Iesso als Iecolandmass stretching almost to Japan. At the Sout... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 140 - $ 200
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CHIQUET, Jacques., Le Globe Terrestre Representee en Deux Plans-Hemispheres., antique map, old maps CHIQUET, Jacques. - Le Globe Terrestre Representee en Deux Plans-Hemispheres.
Paris, 1729, Coloured.. 162x215mm. In excellent condition. Slight thinning to lower centerfold. Good impression, adequate margins.
A good example Chiquet's 1729 double hemisphere map of the World from his Nouveau et Curieux Atlas.…Decorative title, French explanatory text top and bottom of map.
California is shown as an Island, and Australia and New Zealand are only shown in part.Terres Australes (the unkno...
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Estimates : $ 145 - $ 180
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CONDER, Thomas., Map of the World as Known to the Ancients Shewing the Settlements of the Sons of Noah., antique map, old maps CONDER, Thomas. - Map of the World as Known to the Ancients Shewing the Settlements of the Sons of Noah.
London, 1800, Uncolored. 340x370mm. In good condition with multi folds now flattened out. There was a 3" tear at the middle right that has now been repaired.
An interesting map of the ancient world showing Europe, North Africa and South Western Asia, by Thomas Conder (1747-1831) and was published in 1800 in London by C. Taylor.
In many cases the geographic areas are called by their ancient names. The map features a decorative cartouche with buildin...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 140 - $ 175
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Sold for $ 30
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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Orbis Veteribus Noti Tabula Nova., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Orbis Veteribus Noti Tabula Nova.
Amsterdam, 1720, Original o/l colour.. 490x490mm. In very good condition.
Map of the Eastern Hemisphere, including Australia, with the tip of Diemensland. Japan's Honshu is called Satyrorum , and Kyushu Insulae Tres.
The map is most interesting for the depiction of Hokkaido and it confusion with Kamchatka. Inside the island a long text reading "Terra In...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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Sold for $ 100
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FILLOEUL, P., Carte Generale de L'Empire Romain., antique map, old maps FILLOEUL, P. - Carte Generale de L'Empire Romain.
Paris, 1729, Uncolored. 260x625mm. In good condition with image transfer. The top margin is short but adequate.
A striking map of the Roman Empire. It is from the "METHODE POUR ETUDIER L’HISTOIRE" by L’Abbe Lenglet du Fresnoy, published in Paris in 1729. The map is quite rare and is not now, nor in the past been on the Internet.
It was engraved by Jenvilliers and /or Fillouil who were known to work for ...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 195
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FORTUNE MAGAZINE., Pacific Arena / One World One War., antique map, old maps FORTUNE MAGAZINE. - Pacific Arena / One World One War.
New York, 1942, Colour printed.. 495x510mm. Folded as issued, some very small, minor nicks and tears to folds and margins. In very good general condition. Sheet sizes: 535 x 677 mm each.
A pair of large, brightly coloured second world war maps covering the Pacific regions, and the world. Printed as Supplements to 'Fortune' in March 1942. The informative Pacific map comes with a good deal of explanatory text, diagrams scales and legends.
The world map also comes with some explan...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 96
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G. Eros / J. Pap  & D. Pethes / E. Dubai, (World Map plus Continents) WORLDMAP - A' FOLD OT RESZEINEK LERAJZOLASA. + AMERIKA. - AFRIKA. - ASIA. - EUROPA., antique map, old maps G. Eros / J. Pap & D. Pethes / E. Dubai - (World Map plus Continents) WORLDMAP - A' FOLD OT RESZEINEK LERAJZOLASA. + AMERIKA. - AFRIKA. - ASIA. - EUROPA.
Debrecen, ca 1799, In original colours.. 310x430mm. Beautiful Thick paper and original colours. Excellent condition.
Very rare set of Hungarian maps publ. in "Oskolai Magyar Uj Atlas" (=Hungarian New School Atlas). Copper engravings.

WORLDMAP - A' FOLD OT RESZEINEK LERAJZOLASA. Handcol. engr. worldmap by G. Eros. Ca. 31 x 43 cm.
AMERIKA. - AFRIKA. - ASIA. - EUROPA.

Four handcol. engr....
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Estimates : $ 1,750 - $ 2,000
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Sold for $ 1,100
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GROFFIER, V., Planisfère des croyances religieuseset des missions chrétiennes., antique map, old maps GROFFIER, V. - Planisfère des croyances religieuseset des missions chrétiennes.
Paris, H. Robelin, ca. 1890, Colour printed.. 916x1275mm. In good condition. Dissected and mounted on linen map divided into 18 parts.
Large world map showing the different religious believes and Christian missions post. A colour key to "Pas Catholique, Protestants, Shismatiques, Israélites, Musilmans, Brahmanistes, Boudhistes, Confucianistes et Boudhistes, Shintoistes et Bouddhistes, Païens" and a wealth of other tables and legend... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 720 - $ 900
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JAILLOT, A.H.,  Nova Orbis Tabula, adusum Serenissimi Burgundiae.., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, A.H. - Nova Orbis Tabula, adusum Serenissimi Burgundiae..
Paris, 1694, Coloured.. 490x612mm. Repair of split upper and lower part centre fold 7cm. Into engraved area. Right hand margin cut close, re-inforced.
The decorative world map was prepared by Hubert Jaillot for his 'Atlas Royal' which was first published by de Fer in 1695. Eight large allegorical figures are shown each with symbols of governance and the arts or against a background representing the four continents. California is shown as an island... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 2,200 - $ 2,500
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JANNOT, J.B, Le tour du monde en 120 images, grand concours du Chocolat Menier., antique map, old maps JANNOT, J.B - Le tour du monde en 120 images, grand concours du Chocolat Menier.
Paris, 1956, Colour printed.. 755x1100mm. In good condition.
Pictorial map of the world by Chocolate Menier. The map features 120 images of explorers, plants, animals, and structures from around the world. Three small inserts present maps of the Congo, India and Tibet, and Israel. A red line of travel connects each place name on the map and the seas are color... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 550 - $ 600
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Sold for $ 480
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LAFOSSE, G., Les Musulmans dans le monde., antique map, old maps LAFOSSE, G. - Les Musulmans dans le monde.
Paris,, Coloured.. 685x983mm. In good condition.
World map representing Muslims population living around the world.

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Estimates : $ 580 - $ 700
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LAPIE, P.M.,  Mappemonde sur la projection de Mercator Dressee par Mr Lapie, Lieut. Colonel. et Mr Lapie, fils capitaine d'Etat major, Paris 1832., antique map, old maps LAPIE, P.M. - Mappemonde sur la projection de Mercator Dressee par Mr Lapie, Lieut. Colonel. et Mr Lapie, fils capitaine d'Etat major, Paris 1832.
Paris, 1832, In original o/l colours.. 395x542mm. Steel engraved map. Very good condition.
Very detailed world map with Australia in the center and prepared by Pierre M. Lapie (fl. 1779 - 1850) and his son Alexandre Emile Lapie (fl. 1809 - 1850).
Engraved by Lallemand and published by Eymery Fruger et Cie. rue Mazarine N°30, Paris.
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Estimates : $ 350 - $ 450
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MONDHARE / NOLIN, J.B.,  Carte Phisique de la Mer Glaciale Arctique. . ., antique map, old maps MONDHARE / NOLIN, J.B. - Carte Phisique de la Mer Glaciale Arctique. . .
Paris, 1783, In original o/l colours.. 220x255mm. Good and dark impression, printed on strong paper. Some minor marginal discolouration , not affecting printed area. Very good condition.
Very unusual thematic map designed to illustrate the watersheds of the world, after Buache and prepared by J.B.Nolin and published by Monhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education..
In North America there is a large "Mer de L'Ouest"...
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Estimates : $ 250 - $ 300
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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY,  The World Map., antique map, old maps NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY - The World Map.
Washington, 1951, Colour printed.. 640x1015mm. In good condition. Folded as issued.
World map centered on North America, with inset maps of North and South Poles. The first issue of National Geographic Magazine was published on September 22, 1888, nine months after the Society was founded.
It was initially a scholarly journal sent to 165 charter members. Starting with its Janu...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 90
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OLIVIERI,  Mappamondo., antique map, old maps OLIVIERI - Mappamondo.
Rome, 1823, In original o/l colours.. 125x177mm. Wide margins, very good and dark impression.
Charming world map in double hemisphere from the rare atlas Atlante Tascabile o sia Serie di Num. XXI Cartine Geografiche nelle quali si rappresenta in ristretto lo Stato Attuale di tutte le Parti del Globo Terraqueo. In Roma MDCCCIV Si vende presso lo Stampator Olivieri al Corso N° 335 …. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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PORCACCHI, T.,  Descittione del Mappamondo., antique map, old maps PORCACCHI, T. - Descittione del Mappamondo.
Venice, ca.1586, Coloured.. 70x140mm. Very good condition. Good margins.
A fine miniature oval map of the world engraved by Girolamo Porro. It is a reduction of Giovanni Francesco Camocio's superb large map of 1567, one of the last in the long line of derivatives from Gastaldi's prototype of 1546. North America is separated from Asia by a narrow straight with Giapan (Jap... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 400 - $ 450
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PORRO,G./ MAGINI,G., [Descrittione del Mappamondo], antique map, old maps PORRO,G./ MAGINI,G. - [Descrittione del Mappamondo]
Venice, 1596, Uncoloured.. 106x147mm. In very good condition. Letterpress with copper engraving. Italian text below and verso.
A modern world map from Magini's atlas following the oval projection popularized by Ortelius.
Porro has astutely reduced Ortelius' much larger map to octavo page size with very little loss in legibility.
Large landmass above the north of the American continent called Grvtlandia....
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Estimates : $ 1,100 - $ 1,350
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ROSACCIO / SESSA heirs.,  Orbis Terrae compendiosa descriptio., antique map, old maps ROSACCIO / SESSA heirs. - Orbis Terrae compendiosa descriptio.
Venise, 1598/1713, Uncoloured.. 172x247mm. In very good condition. Dark impression. Printed on thin paper.
Modern world map by Rosaccio, consisting of two hemispheres enclosed within a plain border. The engraving is sharp and neat, and is a skilful reduction of Rumold Mercator's map of 1587 but with parallel latitudinals.
In upper right hand corner T.2.pag.284, meaning that this is the state fr...
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Estimates : $ 1,000 - $ 1,250
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