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Indiana / Ohio / Kentukey / Georgia / Alabama
BODMER, Karl., Tower Rock, view on the Mississippi., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Tower Rock, view on the Mississippi.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 205x270mm. In good condition, light soiling to margins only. Good dark impression, good margins.
Bodmer, and his travelling companions sent off from Mount Vernon to St.Louis, MO in the March of 1833. Along the way, they encounted this interesting and picturesque 'drum like' Tower Rock. In the foreground are three Mississippi keel-boats, a form of freight transportation, and the traveler's paddl... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BODMER, Karl.,  New-Harmony on the Wabash., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - New-Harmony on the Wabash.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 300x435mm. Some light, general soiling with a minor water stain to bottom border. In good condition, with a dark impression, and good margins.
A beautiful landscape aquatint engraving of New-Harmony on the Wabash River in Indiana. It was an important stopping point for travelers preparing to travel further west.

Titles in German and French. Karl Bodmer's images show wonderful versatility and technical merit, that combine to give...
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Estimate
($ 495 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 325
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BODMER, Karl.,  Tombs of Assiniboin Indians on Trees., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Tombs of Assiniboin Indians on Trees.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 345x260mm. Some light soiling, tiny tear to left margin. In good condition, with a dark impression, and good margins.
A quiet, peaceful scene, slightly offset by prowling wolves seen at the foot of burial trees. The Assiniboin frequently placed their dead on platforms secured to trees, or tree limbs.

Titles in German and French. Karl Bodmer's images show wonderful versatility and technical merit, that co...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 425)

Bid received
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BODMER, Karl., Winter Village of the Minatarres., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Winter Village of the Minatarres.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 300x325mm. Some light age toning and soiling, a number of small tears to margins, one with slight loss. In good condition, with a dark impression, and good margins.
During the winter of 1833-34, Bodmer traveled some distance from Fort Clark to one of the Hitatsa winter villages, where he stayed for a few days.
In this scene, a number of Indian figures in the foreground are wrapped up warmly within their buffalo skin robes, whilst watching two young braves ...
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Estimate
($ 795 - 995)

Starting bid
$ 525
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GENERAL LAND OFFICE, Three Early Government Survey Maps of Indiana., antique map, old maps GENERAL LAND OFFICE - Three Early Government Survey Maps of Indiana.
Washington, 1845-1849, Uncoloured.. 410x300mm. In very good condition with numerous folds as issued. Map 3 is missing most of its left border line with no effect to the actual map.

Three of the earliest obtainable government survey maps of Indiana.
1) No. 1, R,” Index to Recorded Field Notes, Indiana”. Maker: General Land Office. Washington, 1849.
2) No. 2, R, “ Index to recorded township plats”. Donation Tract and Clark's Grant are shown. Maker: General Land...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

This item has no reserve price.
Starting bid
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mobile Oil Company., Friendly Service Map of the Commonwealth of Ohio., antique map, old maps Mobile Oil Company. - Friendly Service Map of the Commonwealth of Ohio.
Ohio, ca 1930, In attractive printed colours.. 600x510mm. Paper age toned and with some staining to upper margin, and to parts of the map. Clean tear to upper margin - else in good condition.
A scarce map of the Commonwealth of Ohio, published by the Mobile Oil Company between the wars. A fun and informative map with numerous topical small illustrations, place names and geographical features. A scarce item in good condition.

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Estimate
($ 110 - 140)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Virginia/ Maryland/ Carolina / Georgia
BLAEU, W.,  Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.
Amsterdam, 1640, In original colours.. 383x505mm. A good impression. Very wide margins. Some very minor offsetting due to oxidation of green paint, generally very fine condition.
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 in...
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Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J., Karte von den Kusten des Franzosischen Florida., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Karte von den Kusten des Franzosischen Florida.
Paris, 1744-1755, In original colours.. 205x142mm. On stiff paper, with water stains and slight surface damage and repairs. Margins slim but intact. Good impression.
A nice, uncommon map of French Florida, covering South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, from the German edition of Charlevoix's History of New France.
The map extent is from Cape Fear in the north to St. Augustine in the south. The map shows the French, English and Spanish settlements of ...
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Estimate
($ 55 - 70)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 11
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MITCHELL, A., County Map of Georgia and Alabama., antique map, old maps MITCHELL, A. - County Map of Georgia and Alabama.
Philadelphia, 1864, In original colours.. 273x335mm. In good condition, lightly age toned, good margins etc.
A nice example of S. A. Mitchell Jr.'s 1864 map of the southern states of Georgia and Alabama. It is detailed down to county level with attention to towns, geographical features, proposed railroads, and cities.
It comes from one of the most attractive atlas maps of this region to appear in the...
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Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
NELSON, C., The Town of Huntington As It Was In 1870., antique map, old maps NELSON, C. - The Town of Huntington As It Was In 1870.
New York, 1870, In original colours.. 495x435mm. In good condition with many cracks to the varnish.
A quaint wall map of Huntington, New York. It shows each house with the name of its owner at that time. It was produced by Catherine Ross Nelson of Stoney Brook. N.Y.
It is decorated by many little drawings including two sailing ships. A unique title cartouche features a man and woman looking...
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Estimate
($ 375 - 425)

Starting bid
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TAYLOR WHITE, Ruth., South Carolina., antique map, old maps TAYLOR WHITE, Ruth. - South Carolina.
Boston, ca 1935, In attractive strong original colours.. 217x300mm. In very good condition. Stitch holes to left margin, lightly age toned, decent margins.
A fun, humorous, whimsical map of South Carolina by Ruth Taylor White. With vibrant colours.
The state is filled with delightful cartoonish characters, some pursuing assorted physical and sporting activities, others are symbolizing local industries and agriculture. Local vegetation, rivers and ...
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Estimate
($ 50 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Florida
DE BRY, Th., Floridae Americae Provinciae recens & exactissima descriptio . . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Floridae Americae Provinciae recens & exactissima descriptio . . .
Frankfurt, 1591, Uncoloured.. 367x451mm. Very good impression. Small margins as issued. Very fine to mint condition.
A superb map of the Eastern Seaboard from Cape Lookout to Florida, with Cuba and the Bahamas, by the official artist of the second French Huguenot expedition to their colony at Charlefort, 1564.
Jacques Le Moyne's map is one of the most important 16th Century maps of the region.
Of intere...
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Estimate
($ 6,000 - 10,000)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 4,300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 335x465mm. French text on verso. Marginal age-toning. Wide margins. In good condition.
The Chaves map of Florida is a prime example of an explorer's map since it records the recent discoveries of Cabeza de Vaca, De Soto, and Moscoso. The map revealed little information on the interior of North America, but the details presented have been definitely linked with known features. The vill... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,200)

Bid received
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Indians treat their sick] / [The sacrifice of the first born]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Indians treat their sick] / [The sacrifice of the first born].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x220mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. A lower corner is missing. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [385] They lay the sick person down upon a wooden bench. Then they cut the skin of his forehead with a sharp shell and sucked out the blood with their own mouths, spitting it out into an earthenware jar. Pregnant women then drink the blood, believing it will make their milk better an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SCHEAFFER & ASSOC., Florida Keys & Key West. . ., antique map, old maps SCHEAFFER & ASSOC. - Florida Keys & Key West. . .
Miami, aftrer 1960, In original printed colours.. 215x487mm. In good condition. Multi-folds as issued, very slightly worn at some folds.
A folding map (brochure) advertising the many attractions of the Florida Keys and Key West. Map. The map is illustrated by a number of cartoonish vignettes of local wildlife, people water skiing, fishing off boats, snorkelling, golfing etc, along with illustrations along the base of the map of all t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mississippi / Louisiana / Illinois / Missouri /
BELLIN, J., Carte des Embouchures du Mississipi., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte des Embouchures du Mississipi.
Paris, ca 1744, Uncoloured.. 195x285mm. With folds, printed on 'limp' paper, left margin is 'ragged' and uneven. Good impression, all margins complete. Map may have been cleaned. Light offset.
This is a lovely chart of the mouth of the mighty Mississippi River, and her delta, as it empties into the Gulf of Mexico, about 75 miles south east of New Orleans.
The chart was engraved for "The Depot de la Marine" in Paris. This chart is characterized by many nautical descriptions; ("recif...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Karte von Luisiana, dem Laufe des Mississipi und den Benachbarten Laendern., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Karte von Luisiana, dem Laufe des Mississipi und den Benachbarten Laendern.
Leipzig, Arkstee & Merkus, 1746, Coloured.. 395x332mm. Several foldings as issued. In center part of the map several small holes filled in. Short margins. Good and dark impression.
A rare German text edition of de l'Isle's map of North America, focusing on the Mississippi and covering all the known United States, from the Rio del Norte (extending north almost to the Missouri headwaters) to the Great Lakes and the Gulf and Atlantic coastlines.
The European colonies and pos...
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Estimate
($ 1,100 - 1,250)

Bid received
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BODMER, Karl.,  Junction of the Yellow Stone River with the Missouri., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Junction of the Yellow Stone River with the Missouri.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 325x435mm. Some age toning and general soiling, with minor discolouration to margins, a minor abrasion to lower left margin. In good condition, with a dark impression, and good margins.
An aquatint engraving done near Fort Union, just above the junction of the Yellow Stone and Missouri Rivers
Fort Union was the uppermost point of steamer travel, and like many fur company outposts on the Missouri River, it was sited on low, open prairie country, sufficiently big enough to acco...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 495)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Western America / Texas
VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  [TEXAS] Set of 5 maps in plano format, on an uniform scale, covering Texas., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - [TEXAS] Set of 5 maps in plano format, on an uniform scale, covering Texas.
Brussels, 1825-1827, Original colours.. 473x567mm. Lithography, in original colours. Paper very slightly age toned. Plano sheets.
A set of 5 plano sheet maps covering Texas, from Vandermaelen's famous Atlas Universel.
It is to be noted that only a handful of these were made in plano format (they were otherwise published in-folio, with a centerfold), which renders this set quite rare.
This atlas was one of the most remark...
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Estimate
($ 1,800 - 2,000)

Bid received
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Jackson, John J., The Robinson Mine / Copper Mine District / Vavapai County Arizona., antique map, old maps Jackson, John J. - The Robinson Mine / Copper Mine District / Vavapai County Arizona.
Anon, ca. 1925, uncoloured. 320x782mm. In very good condition.
[Manuscript mining map] The Robinson Mine / Copper Mine District / Vavapai County Arizona.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 200 - 240)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AMON CARTER MUSEUM,  Crossroads of Empire. Early Maps of Texas and the Southwest 1513 - 1900, antique map, old maps AMON CARTER MUSEUM - Crossroads of Empire. Early Maps of Texas and the Southwest 1513 - 1900
Fort Worth, 1981, In printed colours.. 660x434mm. Poster.
Poster made for the exhibit 'Crossroads of Empire: Printed Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900' at the Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth" June 11–July 26, 1981.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 45 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Alaska
La Pérouse, J.B.G. Comte de., Plan du Port des Francais sur la Côte du Nord-Ouest de l' Amerique., antique map, old maps La Pérouse, J.B.G. Comte de. - Plan du Port des Francais sur la Côte du Nord-Ouest de l' Amerique.
Paris, 1797, later colouring. 500x690mm. excellent
Jean François Galoup, Comte de la Pérouse (1741-88), outstanding French explorer and hydrographer. ' Voyage autour du Monde?Atlas', 1797."Chart of the entrance of "Bassin de L'Quest", visited on July 2nd 1786 by La Perouse.
On many 18th century maps we find a depiction of Mer de L'Quest or Sea ...
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Estimate
($ 170 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  Amer. Sep. Partie de l'Amerique Russe. No. 23., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - Amer. Sep. Partie de l'Amerique Russe. No. 23.
Brussels, 1825-1827, Original colours.. 480x580mm. Lithography, in original colours. Very slight browning, unfolded and in very good condition.
This is one of the earliest detailed maps of Alaska. It focuses on the southern peninsula centered on Sitka. The region is named New Norfolk. From Vander Maelen’s ‘Atlas Universel de Geographie Physique, Statistique et Mineralogique’. The atlas was the first published in lithograph and formed a Sans... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 450)

Bid received
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
California / Northwest / Central
DE FER, N.,  Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - Cette Carte de Californie et du Nouveau Mexique.
Paris, 1705, Coloured.. 227x342mm. Very good condition. Together with an engraved text sheet giving a description of the region in French.
A most important map, identifying by numerical code some 314 places in New Mexico, and showing in detail California as an island, although based on Sanson's monumental map of 1656, with various additions and revisions.
A uncommon and important map from 'Atlas Curieux'.

Re-issue of D...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TALLIS, John., Mexico, California and Texas., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - Mexico, California and Texas.
London, Edinburgh, Dublin, 1851, In original o/l colours.. 255x325mm. Map has a centerfold, some light creasing and water stains.00 Some tiny nicks and very small tears to margins. Good margins.
An excellent and important map to show the goldrush in California. Two vignettes show Mexican peasantry and the ancient Mayan ruins at Uxmal.
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Estimate
($ 225 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 160
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Great Lakes / Philadelphia
HEAP, GEORGES, The East Prospect of the City of Philadelphia, in the Province of Pennsylvania., antique map, old maps HEAP, GEORGES - The East Prospect of the City of Philadelphia, in the Province of Pennsylvania.
London, 1761, Uncoloured.. 165x492mm. Good condition, with folds as usual with prints from "The London Magazine."
This copper engraving view is based on the famous George Heap view, first published in c.1756. The print shows the city as a bustling river port of some importance and sophistication.
A mile of the Philadelphia waterfront, from present-day South Street to Vine Street, is depicted in considerab...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BODMER, Karl.,  Forest scene on the Tobihanna, Alleghany Mountains., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Forest scene on the Tobihanna, Alleghany Mountains.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 200x270mm. In good condition, light soiling to margins only. Good dark impression, good margins.
A pleasantly rustic and tranquil country scene sketched by Bodmer during a trip from Bethlehem to mauch Chunk in PA during 1832. An uncoloured aquatint engraving. Titles in German, French and English, as the work was published in all of these countries.
It is said that the artist waded backward...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
South America
SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.,  Amerique Meridionale. . . 1650., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P. - Amerique Meridionale. . . 1650.
Paris, 1650-1659, In original o/l colours.. 392x536mm. Good and dark impression. Manuscript nr. 3 in lower right corner. Paper very slightly age toned but in general very good.
First edition. A fine large map of South America, engraved by A.Peyrounin. The relatively unknown Amazon region is left without speculation. However, Sanson includes the mythical Lac de Parime with Manoa del Dora (city of gold) on its western shore. Very good detail along the Rio de l... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Jaillot, A.H. / P. Mortier., Amerique meridionale / divisee en ses principales. , antique map, old maps Jaillot, A.H. / P. Mortier. - Amerique meridionale / divisee en ses principales.
Amsterdam, 1696, Fine original colouring with some recent colour.. 555x873mm. In very good condition.
An attractive large-format map of the South American continent, embellished with two large cartouches. Newly engraved for the counterfeited edition of the 'Atlas Nouveau', published by Pieter Mortier in Amsterdam.

Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), was a French cartographer. He joined the ...
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Estimate
($ 950 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FILLOEUL, P., Amerique Meridionale., antique map, old maps FILLOEUL, P. - Amerique Meridionale.
Paris, 1729, Uncoloured. 235x385mm. In very fine condition with multi folds as issued.
A striking map of South America 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 Filloeul who were known to work for Nolin in the early ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  L'Amerique Meridionale Dressée sur les Observations . . ., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - L'Amerique Meridionale Dressée sur les Observations . . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 455x580mm. Printed on heavy paper. In mint condition.
Detailed map of South America prepared by De L'Isle, with fine title cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LOTTER, T.C.,  America Meridionalis., antique map, old maps LOTTER, T.C. - America Meridionalis.
Augsburg, c. 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 452x580mm. In fine condition. On heavy paper.
The title cartouche lower left surrounded by native Indians and an Elephant.
A rather accurate depiction and descriptions of South America. Brazil is slightly enlarged and bears mainly names of the costal zone. The inland was rather unknown at the time and regarded as both pagan and dangerous a...
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Estimate
($ 550 - 700)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFON, G. L., Carte des Déclinaisons et Inclinaisons de L'Aiguille Aimantée..Table 7., antique map, old maps BUFFON, G. L. - Carte des Déclinaisons et Inclinaisons de L'Aiguille Aimantée..Table 7.
Paris, ca 1780, Uncoloured.. 450x555mm. Damages at the foldings, with discolouration.
An uncommon chart which displays magnetic declination and inclination of part of the Pacific Ocean. It shows part of America, and islands of the Pacific.
Published in Buffon's 'Histoire Naturelle'....
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Estimate
($ 400 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BRION de la TOUR / ESNAUTS ET RAPILLY,  L'Amérique méridionale., antique map, old maps BRION de la TOUR / ESNAUTS ET RAPILLY - L'Amérique méridionale.
Paris, 1783, In original o/l colours.. 747x522mm. In upper and lower part of the map some paper missing, now reinforced and scale border re-drawn. Repair of a small tear in center of the map.
Map of South America embellished with a figurative title cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 360 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Peru
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY., De Sota meets the Inca king near Cajamarca.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - De Sota meets the Inca king near Cajamarca.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x185mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, bottom margin repaired on verso.
Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text.
When the Spanish arrived in Cajamarca, they found only a few inhabitants. The Inca army was camped in the surrounding hills and the residence of the Inca king, Atahualpa, was a few miles away, so de Soto went ahead to meet him and to announce the arrival in the town of Pizarro and his troops
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  Praelium Divrnum. [Spanish fleet defeated by the Dutch] / Nocturnum Praelium [Dutch and Spanish at sea off Lima]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - Praelium Divrnum. [Spanish fleet defeated by the Dutch] / Nocturnum Praelium [Dutch and Spanish at sea off Lima].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as is usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [498] On the evening of 17th July, 1615, Spilbergen’s Dutch fleet encountered, off the coast of Peru near Lima, the powerful fleet of the Spanish, under the command of Roderigo de Mendoza. The Spanish were eager to confront the Dutch, even though it was becoming dark. The battle bega... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  Guame. [Spilbergen's fleet reaches Huarmey] / Payta [Spilbergen's fleet reach Paita]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - Guame. [Spilbergen's fleet reaches Huarmey] / Payta [Spilbergen's fleet reach Paita].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as is usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [500] The town of Huarmey was situated about 150 miles north of Lima. It was conveniently located for ships because there was a natural harbour nearby with a permanent supply of fresh water. The Dutch went ashore to replenish their stocks but they had to carry the water in barrels fr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Spanish take over Cusco] / [Atahualpa is garrotted]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Spanish take over Cusco] / [Atahualpa is garrotted].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. One engraving with extensive repairs to bottom margin and borders. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [486] After Atahualpa was killed, Pizarro set out with his troops to find the city of Cuzco, which he had heard was rich in gold. The journey from Cajamarca to Cuzco by road was nearly a thousand miles and took three months. Although there was considerable resistance to the Spanish d... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The bloody battle at Chupas] / [Francesco Pizzaro is killed]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The bloody battle at Chupas] / [Francesco Pizzaro is killed].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [492] Even before Pizarro’s death, a new royal governor, Vaca de Castro, was on his way to settle the turmoil in Peru. He refused to accept Almagro the younger, when he heard he had appointed himself the new governor and summoned his troops for battle. They were later joined by Alons... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Another Dutch fleet reaches Lima]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Another Dutch fleet reaches Lima].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 153x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper slightly browned and stained, as is usual. Crude white tape repair to lower right margin. Lower left corner missing. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
In 1624 a heavily armed Dutch fleet sailed from the Juan Fernandez Islands to Lima. The leader of the fleet, Jacob l’Hermite, was in such poor health that he had to hand over command to Admiral Jacobson. The fleet anchored outside the harbour near the island of San Lorenzo (‘I. de Lima’).
The ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Blaeu, J., Peru. , antique map, old maps Blaeu, J. - Peru.
Amsterdam, c. 1650, fine later colouring. 376x492mm. Very good condition.
Johan Blaeu succeeded his father Willem when the latter died in 1638. Johan led the Blaeu firm to its greatest achievement the ' Atlas Maior' in 12 parts, the greatest and finest atlas ever published.Johan Blaeu?s map of Peru. Embellished with a large title-cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 480 - 560)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MOLL, H., A Map of Peru and the West Part of the Country of the Amazones., antique map, old maps MOLL, H. - A Map of Peru and the West Part of the Country of the Amazones.
London, 1711, Uncoloured.. 258x178mm. In very nice condition. Lightly age toned, with folds as issued. Dark impression, decent margins.
A map showing a good proportion of the west coast of South America, covering Peru, Chile, Western Brazil and Quito (Equador). Many coastal settlements and towns are engraved, together with rivers and mountains.
Map extent is from 'Good Adventure Bay' in the north to Coquimbo in the far south. ...
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Estimate
($ 115 - 140)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BACHIENE, W.A., Kaart van Peru, Met een gedeelte van de Landen ten oosten gelegen., antique map, old maps BACHIENE, W.A. - Kaart van Peru, Met een gedeelte van de Landen ten oosten gelegen.
Amsterdam, 1785, Coloured.. 310x210mm. In very good condition.
Willem Albert Bachiene (1712-1783), Dutch geographer in Maastricht.
Most important work ' Heilige Geographie', a work on the Holy Land.
Mathijs Schalenkamp published in 1785 his atlas with 60 maps after Bowen.
A map of Peru....
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Estimate
($ 130 - 140)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
THOMSON, J., Peru, Chili and La Plata., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Peru, Chili and La Plata.
Edinbourgh, 1817, In original colours.. 630x500mm. In good condition with light off-setting at the bottom.
A fine 1817 Thomson map of Peru, Chile and Argentina. It also covers parts of Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and Brazil.
The map identifies towns, rivers, mountains, indigenous groups, and other political and physical features. It names, important mountains in the Andes, including Aconcagua, the l...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 115
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Brazil
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [A prisoner of the Indians of Tupinamba, covered in feathers . . .], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [A prisoner of the Indians of Tupinamba, covered in feathers . . .]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. One repaired tear to margin, lower right margin missing. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
A graphic scene of fighting and extreme violence. One man is seen covered in feathers, before being sacrificed and killed before the Brazilian tribe of Tupinamba.

In 1631 Johann Ludwig Gottfried, inherited the Theodor De Bry’s publishing firm, among the illustrated accounts of the expedi...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Carte de la Terre Ferme du Perou, du Bresil et du Pays des Amazones., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Carte de la Terre Ferme du Perou, du Bresil et du Pays des Amazones.
Amsterdam c. 1745, Original o/l colour.. 475x570mm. Printed on heavy paper. Very good impression. Mint.
Large, graphic map of the northern part of South America. It is filled with place names and notations speculating about the Indian tribes and the tributaries to the Amazon. The river Amazon with its affluents is presented in details flowing through a country called "Pays des Amazones". Large French ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 400 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J., Plan de la Ville de St. Salvador., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Plan de la Ville de St. Salvador.
Paris, 1764, Uncolored. 195x300mm. In fine condition on watermarked paper with folds as issued.
A striking and fine copper engraved plate including, on one sheet, both a map and a panoramic view of St. Salvador, Brazil. The top the plate shows a panoramic view of the town of São Salvador de Bahia de Todos os Santos, Brazil, showing dwellings, churches, monasteries, fortifications, palace, and... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Tirion, I., Kaart van de Aller-heiligen Baay waar aan de Hoofdstad legt  van Brazil, antique map, old maps Tirion, I. - Kaart van de Aller-heiligen Baay waar aan de Hoofdstad legt van Brazil
Amsterdam, 1765, nice later colouring. 340x400mm. very good
Izaak Tirion (d. 1769) Amsterdam publisher. His ' Nieuwe en beknopte handatlas' saw 6 editions between before 1740 and after 1784. Also ' Tegenwoordige staat van alle volkeren', a series of descriptions of countries and their inhabitants.An attractive map of the Baya de Todod os Santos with an inse... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 375)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Bellin, J.N., Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie...  / Suite du Bresil...  / Suite du Bresil..., antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie... / Suite du Bresil... / Suite du Bresil...
Amsterdam, 1773, Coloured.. 470x340mm. In very good condition.
Lot of three maps together showing Brasil by Nicolas Bellin. Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas "Hydrographique Français", 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's " Histoire des Voyages", 1738-75.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 160
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N., Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou de la Grande Riviere des Amazones, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou de la Grande Riviere des Amazones
Amsterdam, 1773, Coloured.. 170x370mm. In very good condition.
Nicolas Bellin's map of the cours of the Amazone river.
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas "Hydrographique Français", 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's "Histoire. des Voyages", 1738-1775....
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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