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New England states / Vermont / Maine
MILBERT, J., Mills on the black River., antique map, old maps MILBERT, J. - Mills on the black River.
Paris, 1829, Uncoloured.. 230x300mm. Lithography. In very good condition, fine imprint and wide margins.
Decorative print after Jacques Milbert, and lithographed by Sabartier.
From Amérique Septentrionale. Printed by Henry Gaugain, Paris....
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Estimate
($ 200 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MILBERT, J.,  Jessups Landing., antique map, old maps MILBERT, J. - Jessups Landing.
Paris, 1829, Uncoloured.. 230x300mm. Lithography on India paper mounted (as issued). In very good condition, fine imprint and wide margins.
Edition without printed title.
Decorative print of Jessups Landing after Jacques Milbert, and lithographed by Sabartier.
From Amérique Septentrionale. Printed by Henry Gaugain, Paris.
An outstanding view from Milbert's Itinéraire pittoresque du fleuve Hudson et des parties latérales de l'Amérique du Nord. <...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MILBERT, J.,  [Lake George and the village of Caldwell.], antique map, old maps MILBERT, J. - [Lake George and the village of Caldwell.]
Paris, 1829, Uncoloured.. 230x300mm. Lithograph on India paper mounted (as issued). In very good condition, fine imprint and wide margins.
A proof state without the text of Lake George and the village of Caldwell after Jacques Milbert, and lithographed by Sabartier.
From Amérique Septentrionale. Printed by Henry Gaugain, Paris.
An outstanding view from Milbert's Itinéraire pittoresque du fleuve Hudson et des partie...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SMITH, George G.,  Plan Of Boston Comprising a Part of Charlestown and Cambridge. Published by George G. Smith, Engraver, Corner of Washington & Franklin Sts. Boston. 1846., antique map, old maps SMITH, George G. - Plan Of Boston Comprising a Part of Charlestown and Cambridge. Published by George G. Smith, Engraver, Corner of Washington & Franklin Sts. Boston. 1846.
London, 1846, In original o/l colours.. 650x525mm. Margins cut to neat line. Verso strengthened with very thin Japan paper for protective reason. Some paper thinning on old folds. Index is missing. In good condition.
Detailed plan of Boston, with insets :"Plan Of East Boston from actual Survey by R.H. Eddy" and "Plan Of South Boston From a Drawing by S.P. Fuller".
A noted mid-19th century map of Boston: among the earliest to show the proposed filling of Back Bay. The filling of Back Bay would begin in 1857 ...
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Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,250)

Starting bid
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MORSE, S.E.,  Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont., antique map, old maps MORSE, S.E. - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.
New York, 1855, Original colours.. 175x210mm. Cerographic map and on verso 3 historical wood-cut engravings. Paper slightly age-toned and marginal spotting.
Map of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.. On the verso, a world map of North and South America with its northern and southern hemispheres. From Sidney E. Morse''s: System of Geography for the use of schools , published by Harper and brothers, 329 Pearl Street, New York.
An 150 years old ...
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Estimate
($ 25 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 15
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SDUK / COLTON, J.H. / RAND McNALLY Comp., (Three maps of Philadelphia., antique map, old maps SDUK / COLTON, J.H. / RAND McNALLY Comp. - (Three maps of Philadelphia.
London, Edward Stanford, 1864, In original o/l colours.. 305x370mm. 3 maps in very good condition. Different sizes.
Very detailed steel engraved plan of Philadelphia. Published by "The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge" or SDUK.

TOGETHER WITH : Map of Philadelphia published by J.H. Colton &Co. in New York. 390x298mm.

TOGETHER WITH : Two maps of Philadelphia on one sheet from RandM...
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Estimate
($ 140 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey., Barneget Inlet to Absecon Inlet. New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 122., antique map, old maps U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey. - Barneget Inlet to Absecon Inlet. New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 122.
Washington, 1906, Uncoloured.. 990x785mm. In very good condition.
A sea chart of part of the coast of New Yersey with Atlantic City and the mouth of the Mullica river with Great Bay. To be sold together with items 5769 and 5770. Price for the three charts.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 110)

Bid received
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey., sea chart of part of the coast of New Yersey. From Sandy hook to Barneget Inlet. New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 121., antique map, old maps U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey. - sea chart of part of the coast of New Yersey. From Sandy hook to Barneget Inlet. New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 121.
Washington, 1906, Uncoloured.. 990x785mm. In very good condition.
A sea chart of part of the coast of New Yersey. To be sold together with items 5769 and 5771. Price for the three charts.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 110)

Bid received
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey., Sea chart of Absecon Inlet to Cape May  New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 123., antique map, old maps U.S.Coast and Geodetic Survey. - Sea chart of Absecon Inlet to Cape May New Yersey . Coast Chart No. 123.
Washington, 1906, Uncoloured.. 990x785mm. In very good condition.
A sea chart of part of the coast of New Yersey with Ocean City and Atlantic City. To be sold together with items 5770 and 5771. Price for the three charts.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 110)

Bid received
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GRIBBROEK, Robert., Indian Episodes of New York., antique map, old maps GRIBBROEK, Robert. - Indian Episodes of New York.
Rochester, 1935, In attractive printed colours.. 455x605mm. In very good condition. Some light age toning, and creasing, mostly confined to margins. Paper laid down.
A drama-story map of the Empire State, displaying Indian episodes of New York, a lithograph produced by the Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences.
The map is surrounded by a number of interesting vignettes pertaining to important Indians, Peoples, and various Indian artefacts. At the four corne...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 200)

Bid received
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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
$ 240
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)

Bid received
$ 1,500
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
Florida
ORTELIUS, Abraham, La Florida_Guastecan_Peruviae Avriferae Regionis Typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, Abraham - La Florida_Guastecan_Peruviae Avriferae Regionis Typus.
1595, Original colours.. 465x545mm. Excellent condition, wide margins.
The most important map (La Florida) is the first printed map of the southeastern region of the United States. This influential map provided the foundation cartography for the region, particularly in the depiction of the river system. The second map (Guastecan Reg) combines with "La Florida" to exten... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,400)

Bid received
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. ,  [The manner of making their boats.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. - [The manner of making their boats.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x210mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Right margin slim to slightly cropped. Lower right margin missing.
Some nicks and tears to bottom border. Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
The manner of making boats in Virginia is wonderful to behold. They were able to do so without using any iron tool at all. First they chose a tall tree, wide enough for a canoe, then they lit a fire round its base, kindling the flames with dried moss and keeping the flames low, so that it eventually... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The retaking of Fort Caroline by the French / Indians from the Spanish.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The retaking of Fort Caroline by the French / Indians from the Spanish.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Some ink marks to text.
Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
A lively battle scene with cannons roaring, dead bodies strewen all over the ground, boats and soldiers crossing a river. This is the epic battle scene of the combined forces of the French and native American Indians, wrestling control, and eventually taking Fort Caroline from the Spanish.

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Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Bid received
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  Pagus Hispanorum in Florida., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Pagus Hispanorum in Florida.
Amsterdam, 1671, Uncoloured.. 269x355mm. Good and dark imprint. Paper slightly browned. Some foxing. Else good.
View of the port of St. Augustine, the oldest city in the United States and the northernmost bastion of the Spanish empire in America (Castillo de San Marcos). With ships and boats docked before the walled town, a few slaves and native Americans with feathered headdresses, veiled European woman prot... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 360 - 450)

Bid received
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ALBRIZZI, G.,  Carta geographica della florida nelp americ settentrionale., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G. - Carta geographica della florida nelp americ settentrionale.
Venise, 1740, Coloured.. 328x426mm. Good condition.
Map taken from "Atlante Novissimo", published by Giambattista Albrizzi around 1740. Based on Delisle, the map covers the region from Filadelfia south to the Bahamas, and the coast of the Gulf of Mexico to Tampico.
It shows the same area as Ortelius' 1584 map and several earlier maps, but most ...
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Estimate
($ 800 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
U.S.COAST SURVEY., Preliminary Chart of Florida Keys from Key Biscayne to Pickles Reef, antique map, old maps U.S.COAST SURVEY. - Preliminary Chart of Florida Keys from Key Biscayne to Pickles Reef
New York, 1856, Uncoloured.. 470x320mm. In good condition with usual toning that is darker along the folds. Weak spots in folds have been strengthened with Japanese paper.
Detailed chart of Florida reefs with soundings. From a Trigonometrical Survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the coast of the United States.
Lithographed by J. Bien of New York in 1856....
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 59
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Indiana / Ohio / Kentukey / Georgia / Alabama
BODMER, Karl,  Réunion de la riviere Pierre Jaune avec le Missouri., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl - Réunion de la riviere Pierre Jaune avec le Missouri.
Paris, 1834, Uncoloured.. 300x435mm. Aquatint plate, title captioned in German and French. Slightly browned and stained, With some red stains, can easily be removed.
Original aquatint engraving after Karl Bodmer. Engraved by Salethé and printed by Bougeard.
Karl Bodmer was engaged by Prince Maximilian to provide a record of his travels among the Plains Indians of North America during 1833-34.
The most important part of their travels started from St Louis, ...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BODMER, Karl,  Cave in Rock- view on the Ohio., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl - Cave in Rock- view on the Ohio.
London/Paris/Coblenz, 1839, Uncoloured.. 260x350mm. Aquatint plate, title captioned in German, French and English. Blind stamped "C. Bodmer / Direct." Some marginal staining. Generally very good. Wide margins.
Original aquatint engraving for Travels in the Interior of North America between 1832-34 . Engraved by Lucas Weber. The finest work on American Indian life and the American Frontier. The book is the result of an epic journey which took place at a time when the mass migrations of settlers and ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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)

Starting bid
$ 69
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.

Read more Pictorial Map...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Bid received
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
United States Department for Agriculture Forest Se, COEUR D’ALENE NATIONAL FOREST IDAHO BOISE MERIDIAN 1948 , antique map, old maps United States Department for Agriculture Forest Se - COEUR D’ALENE NATIONAL FOREST IDAHO BOISE MERIDIAN 1948
Missoula Montana, 1948, Original colouring.. 970x860mm. very good condition numerous original folds
A highly detailed National Government publication map, the relief is shown by hachures and spot heights, includes a legend.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mississippi / Louisiana / Illinois / Missouri /
AA, P. van der,  La Floride, suivant les nouvelles observations . . ., antique map, old maps AA, P. van der - La Floride, suivant les nouvelles observations . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured. 265x380mm. Good and dark impression. Upper margin cut till neat line.
This splendid map of the southern United States was based on Delisle's influential Carte du Mexique de la Floride.. of 1703. The map is filled with details of early colonial settlements and Indian tribes. The Mississippi is shown too far west of its true course and the Apalachicoli River flow... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,000)

Bid received
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAN DER AA, P.,  La Floride, suivant les nouvelles observations…, antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - La Floride, suivant les nouvelles observations…
Amsterdam, 1729, In original colours.. 265x380mm. Good and dark impression.
This splendid map of the southern United States was based on Delisle's influential Carte du Mexique de la Floride.. of 1703. The map is filled with details of early colonial settlements and Indian tribes. The Mississippi is shown too far west of its true course and the Apalachicoli River flow... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 800 - 900)

Starting bid
$ 550
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Cours du Mississipi et la Louisiane., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Cours du Mississipi et la Louisiane.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 215x163mm. Very crisp and fine image. Very good condition.
Nice small map showing the course of the Mississippi River, from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico.
Number 92 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without date....
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Estimate
($ 220 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de la Floride, de la Louisiane, et Pays Voisins. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de la Floride, de la Louisiane, et Pays Voisins. . .
Paris, 1757, Coloured.. 220x302mm. Paper slightly age toned, generally in good condition.
Jacques Nicolaas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most important and proficient French cartographers of the mid-eighteenth century. He was appointed the first Ingenieur Hydrographe de la Marine, and also Official Hydrographer to the French King.
In smaller format, he issued the Petit Atlas Mar...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOWEN, Th.,  Map of Louisiana from D'Anville's Atlas., antique map, old maps BOWEN, Th. - Map of Louisiana from D'Anville's Atlas.
London, 1788, Uncoloured.. 342x418mm. In very fine condition. Wide margins.
This map presents a highly detailed treatment of the region from Cabo Del Norte to the Apalachiola River, centered on the mouth of the Mississippi and extending inland to the District of the Chatas or Flatheads and the Alibamons on the Alibamons River.
Issued shortly after the conclusion of the...
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Estimate
($ 950 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Alaska
COOK, J., Chart of the NW Coast of America and NE Coast of Asia explored in the Years 1778 & 1779..., antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Chart of the NW Coast of America and NE Coast of Asia explored in the Years 1778 & 1779...
London (Dublin?), ca 1784, Uncolored. 387x661mm. Quite a good example. Several folds from when it was folded into the book. Two short repaired marginal splits reaching into top border.
One repaired tear approx 70mm into the right side. With faint offsetting and a few small spots. Very small margins.
Captain Cook's large chart of the coasts of Alaska and Russia, centered on Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea.
With tracks and dates of the ships. Unusual edition with "G. Byrne Sculp" in lower right corner, probably published 1784 in London or Dublin.

Highly important map illustrating t...
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Estimate
($ 675 - 800)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SCHRAEMBL, F.A.,  Karte von den N.W.Amerikanische und N.O.E. Asia.., antique map, old maps SCHRAEMBL, F.A. - Karte von den N.W.Amerikanische und N.O.E. Asia..
Vienna 1788, Original o/l colour.. 383x670mm. Very good condition. Wide margins.
A detailed large-scale map showing the Bering strait, Kamchatka, Alaska and much of North America.
While the Russian coastline is shown with reasonable accuracy. Showing tracks of Captain Coo.
Prepared by Heinrich Roberts.
With interesting detail in north western part of America....
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Estimate
($ 850 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 550
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEBBER, J.,  The resolution beating through the ice, with the discovery in the most eminent danger in the distance., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - The resolution beating through the ice, with the discovery in the most eminent danger in the distance.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 287x416mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], no water mark.
Together with a text page (with old repaired tear).
The resolution beating through the ice, off the coast of Alaska, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from Cook's e... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
California / Northwest / Central
ORTELIUS, A., Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni typus.
Antwerp, 1598, Coloured.. 350x472mm. Very good example with a dark and clear impression. Good margins. Faint spotting and light soiling. A few small soft creases.
The famous and important map of Tartary, Japan, and the west coast of North America, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terarrum, the first modern atlas of the World.

The map is the earliest obtainable map to name California, and includes the 7 cities of Cibola in the Southwester...
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Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,800)

Bid received
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TALLIS, John., Mexico, California and Texas., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - Mexico, California and Texas.
London, ca. 1850, Original outline colors. 255x330mm. With age-toning and some staining. A few small damages with paper loss to the central fold. One short repaired tear to lower border.
An excellent and important map that shows the Californian gold-rush of the 1840s. After gold was discovered in California, the plate was re-engraved to include a vignette of gold washing.
The newly discovered gold region of California is indicated through yellow hand colouring. ...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

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Bid received
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Great Lakes / Philadelphia
ANONYMOUS,  Philadelphia in Amerika. / Bonaparte an der spitze seiner Pariser National Garde am 8 Novemb. 1799, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Philadelphia in Amerika. / Bonaparte an der spitze seiner Pariser National Garde am 8 Novemb. 1799
Zittau, 1798-1800, Uncoloured.. 168x260mm. A good and dark impression. Very fine condition.
Copper engraving with four scenes on one sheet. In upper part a view of Philadelphia.
Published in "Allgemeine Welt-Chronik oder neue und wichtige Zeit-Geschichte aller Länder und Völker.".
In lower part a scene with Napolean: "Bonaparte an der Sptze seiner Pariser National Garde am 9 Nov...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Western America / Texas
ADMIRALTY SEA CHART.,  Gulf of Mexico. Ship Shoal to Brazos Santiago., antique map, old maps ADMIRALTY SEA CHART. - Gulf of Mexico. Ship Shoal to Brazos Santiago.
London, 1943 updated to 1951, Uncoloured.. 670x980mm. Central fold as issued, slight discolouration and minor creasing to central fold, light age toning to chart. Ink stamps on verso, small tears. In good general condition.
A large sea chart of the Gulf of Mexico, Ship Shoal to Brazos Santiago, 'from Admiralty Charts and US Government charts, corrected to 1943'. (In fact there are corrections up until 1977).
Chart extent is from Brownsville in southwestern TX, Galveston and Houston TX, Port Arthur LA, Morgan City ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
South America
LINSCHOTEN, J.H. VAN, [South America] Delineatio omnium orarum totius Australis partis Americae. . ., antique map, old maps LINSCHOTEN, J.H. VAN - [South America] Delineatio omnium orarum totius Australis partis Americae. . .
Amsterdam, after 1593, Coloured.. 391x546mm. Very fine condition.
A particularly decorative example of Dutch cartography boasting two intricate strapwork cartouches. Exotic animals and bellicose Indians populate the continent, while in Brazil a scene of cannibalism unfolds.

A highly desirable example of an extraordinary map. Linschoten was one of the p...
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Estimate
($ 5,500 - 6,000)

Bid received
$ 5,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.,  America Meridionalis., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - America Meridionalis.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 352x485mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned, as usual. Repair of split lower part center fold, just arriving into engraved area. Altogether in very good condition. French text on verso.
The eastern part of Brazil is depicted as an island: a huge Rio de la Plata extends from the Atlantic in the south to a large lake, Eupana Lacus. From this lake the Rio Grande flows further northward into the Amazon river and from there into the Atlantic. In an inset a view of Cusco, the Inca capita... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE WIT, F., Nova Hispaniae, Chili, Peruviae, et Guatimalae Littorae..., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Nova Hispaniae, Chili, Peruviae, et Guatimalae Littorae...
Amsterdam, 1675, Coloured. 490x560mm. Very attractive example with a very good impression and fine early hand colouring. Some faint brown staining.
An early edition of this superb chart of the Pacific Ocean, oriented with north to the left of the sheet, showing the coasts of Peru, Chili, Ecuador, Colombia, Honduras, Costa Rica and Mexico, as well as a part of the Caribbean (with Yucatan, Jamaica and southern Cuba).

Richly decorated ...
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Estimate
($ 1,100 - 1,350)

Starting bid
$ 725
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ROSSI, G.G.,  L'America Meridionale . . ., antique map, old maps ROSSI, G.G. - L'America Meridionale . . .
Rome, 1687, In original o/l colours.. 394x550mm. A dark impression. Marginal light staining and age-toning of paper. A larger water stain in right hand part affecting the engraved area.
Second edition of Rossi's map of South America, based upon Sanson's map, but with revised Italian nomenclature.
From his 'Mercurio Geografico...'. The engraver was Giorgio Widman.
With large title cartouche in lower right....
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 650
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PICART, B., [2 engravings] Ceremonie Religieuse des Habitans de l'Isle Espagnolle.- Maniere dont les prêtres Caribes souflent le Courage.Plate 95 & 96 , antique map, old maps PICART, B. - [2 engravings] Ceremonie Religieuse des Habitans de l'Isle Espagnolle.- Maniere dont les prêtres Caribes souflent le Courage.Plate 95 & 96
Amsterdam, 1721, Uncoloured as issue. 390x250mm. Both sheets good condition with generous margins
Plate 96. Ceremonie Religieuse des Habitans de l'Isle Espagnolle.- A religious ceremony of the inhabitants of the Spanish Island (Dominique) A celebration and dance for the Gods. Published in Jean Frederic Bernard's monumental "Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde" (Relig... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Tabula Americae Specialis Geographica Regni Peru, Brasiliae, Terra Firmae & Reg: Amazonum, Secundum relationes de Herrera, de Laet & PP d Acuña & M. Rodriguez . . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Tabula Americae Specialis Geographica Regni Peru, Brasiliae, Terra Firmae & Reg: Amazonum, Secundum relationes de Herrera, de Laet & PP d Acuña & M. Rodriguez . . .
Nuremberg, 1728, Original colours.. 480x560mm. A good and dark impression. Worm trace in lower margin, close to center fold. Repair of tear lower part center fold. Some age toning of paper. Good condition.
A good and clean copy of Homann's map of the northern part of South America. The map is on the Valley of the Amazon and delineates the Amazon and its labyrinth of tributaries in particularly fine detail. The map is filled with annotations and place names.
In Terra Firma the map locates Caracas,...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ALBRIZZI, G.,  Carta geografica della america meridionale., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G. - Carta geografica della america meridionale.
Venice, 1740, Coloured.. 323x425mm. Good condition.
Uncommon map of South America based upon Guillaume De L'Isle's map.
Includes the routes of early explorers in the Pacific, including Magellan, Drake, Le Maire, Mendana, Van Noort and others.
Fine depiction of the Amazon.
Includes a decorative cartouche....
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Estimate
($ 360 - 400)

Bid received
$ 275
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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