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Canada
MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON,  The Coast of New Found Land From Salmon Cove to Cape Bonavista. . .    [together with] The Coast of New Found Land from Cape-Raze to Cape St-Francis., antique map, old maps MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON - The Coast of New Found Land From Salmon Cove to Cape Bonavista. . . [together with] The Coast of New Found Land from Cape-Raze to Cape St-Francis.
Dublin, 1767, Uncoloured.. 415x990mm. Two charts on thin ply paper, good impression. Each sheet 415x495mm. if joined 415x990mm. Two small wormholes in upper part. Some remains from old folds, now flattened out.
Two charts showing the coast of New Found Land from Salmon Cove to Cape Bonavista and from Cape-Raze to Cape St-Francis. With inset chart of Trinity Harbor

Grierson published only one edition of the pirated "The Fourth book of the English Pilot" in 1749. This is the second issue of the c...
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Estimate
($ 1,250 - 2,000)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
THOMSON, J., Canada and Nova Scotia., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Canada and Nova Scotia.
Edinburgh, ca.1815, Original colours. 483x598mm. A good example with original wide margins. Some faint soiling. Two small brown spots to lower central fold. A short repaired split to bottom margin.
A large map of Upper and Lower Canada, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, centered on the Great Lakes, extending to Hudson Bay in the north, and Philadelphia in the south. Includes Lake Winnepeg, Lake of the Wood and Lake Superior. br />Many forts and early Hudson's Bay Trading Houses are shown. Sagana ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WALKER, J.& C., North America (Sheet 1) Nova Scotia with Part of New Brunswick and Lower Canada., antique map, old maps WALKER, J.& C. - North America (Sheet 1) Nova Scotia with Part of New Brunswick and Lower Canada.
London, 1833, In original o/l colours.. 390x325mm. In good condition on heavy paper.
Very detailed sectional map of North America published by Baldwin & Cradock under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge in London in 1833. Engraved and printed by J. & C. Walker. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 69
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BARTLETT, W., (Four Hand-Colored Bartlett Engravings of Canadian Country Scenes.), antique map, old maps BARTLETT, W. - (Four Hand-Colored Bartlett Engravings of Canadian Country Scenes.)
New York, ca. 1840, Coloured.. 230x290mm. In good condition with usual age toning.
Included are four scenes of Canada including:
- "Indian Scene" engraved by J.C. Armatage,
- "A First Settlement" engraved by J.C. Bentley,
- "A Lake Farm on the Frontier" engraved by J. Cousen and
- "March on Lake Chaudiere" engraved by F.W. Topham.

These prints were p...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 99
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TALLIS, John., British America., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - British America.
London, ca. 1850, Original outline colors. 255x325mm. A good example with some age toning and faint soiling. Short margins on the side.
A very decorative steel-engraved map of Canada, highly detailed with place names, rivers, mountains, islands, bays, etc.
Attractively illustrated with vignette style views of "Esquimaux", "Polar Bears", "Whale Fishing", "Montreal", and a Seal. Red dots indicate forts and stations of the Hudso...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Canada cities
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Vorstellung Einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoesisch und Englische Jurisdiction Gehoerig zu Finden bey den Homaennischen Erben in Nurnberg Ao. 1756., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Vorstellung Einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoesisch und Englische Jurisdiction Gehoerig zu Finden bey den Homaennischen Erben in Nurnberg Ao. 1756.
Nuremberg, 1756, Original colours.. 450x510mm. In very fine condition.
Three town plans on one sheet of eastern Canada, including Quebec, Louisbourg and Halifax towns which the English and French fought to conquer on the American continent from 1754 to 1760, a war that ended by the French capitulation of 1760.
There are also 2 general key maps of the 2 upper char...
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Estimate
($ 1,100 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
NOEL / BULLA,  Vue Des Montagnes Escarpées De Fraisler, Sur La Côte Orientale De La Baye George Dans L'Amérique Septentrionale. Atlas de ce Continent, par Desbares., antique map, old maps NOEL / BULLA - Vue Des Montagnes Escarpées De Fraisler, Sur La Côte Orientale De La Baye George Dans L'Amérique Septentrionale. Atlas de ce Continent, par Desbares.
Paris, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 97x154mm. Wide margins. Repair of marginal tear on the left border. Paper age toned. Else good condition.
Fine view of St. Georges Bay, Nova Scotia, east coast of Canada. '12.' inscribed upper right. Engraved by Pillement. "A Paris, chez Noel, Md. D'Estampes, Rue St. Jacques, No.16. et chez Bulla, Rue St. Jacques, No.38".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BARTLETT, W., Bartlett steel Engravings - four Canadian country scenes., antique map, old maps BARTLETT, W. - Bartlett steel Engravings - four Canadian country scenes.
London, 1842, Uncoloured.. 125x195mm. In very good condition.
Four fine steel engraving prints by William Bartlett. Included are:
- MONTMORENCY BRIDGE
- A SHANTY ON LAKE CHAUDIERE
- FREDERICTON
- LAKE OF THE TWO MOUNTAINS


William Henry Bartlett (1809–1854) was British artist, best known for his numerous steel e...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 55
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mexico
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Alvarado dies at Guadalajara], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Alvarado dies at Guadalajara]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. White repair to lower left corner and border. Small hole to text, creasing, soiling to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 217 mm. German text and on verso.
The Chichimecs Indians had been terrorising the Spanish at Guadalajara for some time, so, while Alvarado was on his way north to search for the Seven Cities of Cíbola, he was ordered to quell what became known as the Mistón Rebellion.
While attacking their strong point on the top of a hill, th...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Aztecs treat their dead.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Aztecs treat their dead.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. White repair to lower border. Lower left margin missing, plate has been cut and laid down on top of another.
Size of sheet : 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
When an Aztec of distinction died, his corpse was laid out in a chamber so that his friends, followers and relations could go to pay their respects. Sometimes they would offer him presents to take with him on his journey after death into the next world.
The corpse was then ceremoniously carrie...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
DU VAL, P.,  Mexique ou le N.Espagne., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Mexique ou le N.Espagne.
Paris, 1676, Coloured.. 99x124mm. Slight marginal browning. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of Mexico, central America and the Gulf of Mexico. 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 atla... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SANTINI, P.,  Carte du Mexique et de la Nouvelle Espagne.., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. - Carte du Mexique et de la Nouvelle Espagne..
Venice 1779, Original o/l colour.. 485x600mm. Printed on heavy paper. Good impression. Very good condition.
Santini's version of D'Anville's important map showing the south-eastern part of the United States, Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico. Tecas is named, as Nouv'le Leon.
La Salle's explorations in Texas in 1685 are noted, as are the French discoveries near Galveston in 1720. Overall excellent d...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M., Carte du Mexique et de la Nouvelle Espagne. . ., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M. - Carte du Mexique et de la Nouvelle Espagne. . .
Venice, 1776 - 1784, Original o/l colour.. 450x585mm. Printed on heavy paper with large margins. Good impression. Minor marginal spotting. Very good condition.
Santini's version of D'Anville's important map showing the south-eastern part of the United States, Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico. Tecas is named, as Nouv'le Leon.
La Salle's explorations in Texas in 1685 are noted, as are the French discoveries near Galveston in 1720. Overall excellent...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 240)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TASSO, G., Confederazione Messicana . . ., antique map, old maps TASSO, G. - Confederazione Messicana . . .
Venice, 1840, In attractive original colours.. 330x480mm. Printed on heavy paper. Mint condition.
A rare and detailed double-page map of Mexico. Map is surrounded by an explanatory historical text about the regions in a yellow background colour.
According to the title cartouche, prepared by J.A.Buchon and A. de La Sage for l'Atlante Storico, Letterario, Biografico, Archeologico. . . ...
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Estimate
($ 325 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
GRAY, O., Mexico., antique map, old maps GRAY, O. - Mexico.
Philadelphia, 1873, In original colours.. 300x380mm. In very fine condition.
A comprehensive chromolithograph map of Mexico, taken from Gray's “Atlas of the United States...” Each individual county within Mexico is highlighted in a different color. The map notes roads, railways, towns and cities, and some topographical detail. Inset maps of Mexico to Vera Cruz, and The Ist... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FLEMMING, C.,  Mexico., antique map, old maps FLEMMING, C. - Mexico.
Glogau, 1892, In original colours.. 330x415mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Lithography in printed colours. In good condition.
Decorative territorial map showing the Southwest of the United States with Mexico, Baja California and the neighboring states Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. The map extends in the South towards Yucatan, Guatemala and Honduras.
A interesting map by the famous German cartographer and publisher C...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mexico cities
DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C.,  Road from Tacubaya to Chapultepec. Dresses of Mexivan Indians. - Camino de Tacubaya a Chapultepec. Trajes de Indios Mexicanos., antique map, old maps DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C. - Road from Tacubaya to Chapultepec. Dresses of Mexivan Indians. - Camino de Tacubaya a Chapultepec. Trajes de Indios Mexicanos.
Mexico, Establecimiento Litografico de Decaen, 1855-1856, Uncoloured.. 270x335mm. Lithography in colours on tinted grounds. Very good to mint condition.
The plate has caption title in English, Spanish and French, from the rare publication MEXICO Y SUS ALREDEDORES, the most elaborate and important Mexican lithographic book.
A beautiful illustration by the master Mexican artist Casimiro Castro and lithographed by J. Campo
Particular ...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Bid received
$ 220
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C.,  Square of Ste. Domingo.  -  Plaza de Santo Dimingo., antique map, old maps DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C. - Square of Ste. Domingo. - Plaza de Santo Dimingo.
Mexico, Establecimiento Litografico de Decaen, 1855-1856, Uncoloured.. 270x335mm. Lithography in colours on tinted grounds. Very good to mint condition.
The plate has caption title in English, Spanish and French, from the rare publication MEXICO Y SUS ALREDEDORES, the most elaborate and important Mexican lithographic book.
A beautiful illustration by the master Mexican artist Casimiro Castro and lithographed by J. Campo
Particular n...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C., Public square of Mexico.  -  Plaza de armas de México., antique map, old maps DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C. - Public square of Mexico. - Plaza de armas de México.
Mexico, Establecimiento Litografico de Decaen, 1855-1856, Uncoloured.. 270x335mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Very good to mint condition.
The plate has caption title in English, Spanish and French, from the rare publication MEXICO Y SUS ALREDEDORES, the most elaborate and important Mexican lithographic book.
A beautiful illustration by the master Mexican artist Casimiro Castro and lithographed by J. Campo
Particular n...
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Estimate
($ 360 - 400)

Bid received
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C.,  Principal Parish Church - El Sagrario de México. - Paroisse principale., antique map, old maps DECAEN, J. A. / CASTRO, C. - Principal Parish Church - El Sagrario de México. - Paroisse principale.
Mexico, Establecimiento Litografico de Decaen, 1855-1856, Uncoloured.. 260x333mm. Lithography in colours on tinted grounds. Some light spotting but general in good condition.
Fine lithographed plate of the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary of Mexico City. The plate has caption title in English, Spanish and French, from the rare publication MEXICO Y SUS ALREDEDORES, the most elaborate and important Mexican lithographic book.
A beautiful illustr...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Pacific Ocean
METELLUS, J.,  Maris Pacifici vulgo Mar del Zur., antique map, old maps METELLUS, J. - Maris Pacifici vulgo Mar del Zur.
Cologne, c. 1602, Uncoloured.. 195x276mm. Some marginal age-toning and spotting. Slight discoloration along center fold. A few brown spots. Large margins. Very good condition.
Only the second printed map devoted to the Pacific. Reduced version of the map by Ortelius, it lacks latitude and longitude markings.
Published in Metellus America sive Novus Orbis. First published in 1598 by Acosta who was a Spanish Jesuit missionary, historian and cosmographer. The in...
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Estimate
($ 4,800 - 5,000)

Starting bid
$ 3,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE., The Port of Callao in the South Sea with the Adjacent Islands, Rocks & Coasts., antique map, old maps THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE. - The Port of Callao in the South Sea with the Adjacent Islands, Rocks & Coasts.
London, 1753, Uncolored. 210x365mm. In fine condition with a minor repair along the bottom right border.
A map by Thomas Jefferys, from The Gentleman's Magazine, published in London in 1753. This interesting map covers the present-day Lima Metropolitan Area, from the fishing village of Ancon, to the fortifications of Callao and the city of Lima further inland.
The map is very detailed with...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, J., Isle Norfolk., antique map, old maps COOK, J. - Isle Norfolk.
London, 1777, Uncolored. 215x180mm. In very fine condition on hand made paper.
A fine map of Norfolk Island from James Cook's 2nd voyage. With note: "The pricked line shews the ship's track & the figures the depth of water in fathoms". It was published in 1777 by William Strahan in London. It was engraved by Benard Direx.

Captain James Cook FRS (1728–1779) was a Br...
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Estimate
($ 225 - 275)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 4
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CASSINI, G. M., L’Isola O-Taiti Scoperta dal Cap. Cook, con le Marchesi di Mendoza., antique map, old maps CASSINI, G. M. - L’Isola O-Taiti Scoperta dal Cap. Cook, con le Marchesi di Mendoza.
Rome, 1798, Coloured.. 375x550mm. Large margins, in very good condition.
L'Isola O-Tahiti scoperta dal Cap. Cook, Con le Marchesi di Mendoza. Published in the scarce atlas, the 'Nuovo atlante geografico universale',Captain Cook's mission on his First Voyage to the South Seas was to observe the passage of Venus across the Sun in 1769, at the request of the Royal Society... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 800)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ARAGO, J., Femme de l'Ile Guam: Josephe Cortez., antique map, old maps ARAGO, J. - Femme de l'Ile Guam: Josephe Cortez.
Paris, 1825, In original colours.. 320x235mm. A very good example. Faint toning and a few small spots inside the image. Wide original margins with some light soiling.
Rare and beautiful image of a woman from Guam. Located in the western Pacific Ocean, Guam is one of five American territories with an established civilian government.

By Jacques Arago, engraved by Choubard. Published in the important 'Voyage autour du monde' under the command o...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
S.D.U.K., Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific Ocean, antique map, old maps S.D.U.K. - Polynesia or Islands in the Pacific Ocean
Chicago, 1840, Org o/l Coloring with border colour added. 335x415mm. In good condition with right side re-margined.
This is a fine example of the 1840 S.D.U.K. map of the islands of the Pacific Ocean or Polynesia. It has a total of 19 miniature maps on one sheet covering the Mariana Islands, the Pelew Islands, Gilbert Islands, Otdia, Marshall Islands, Galapagos Islands, Marquesas Archipelago, Sandwich Islands, ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 59
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ROBERTS, H., Carte de la Partie Septentrionale de la Mer du Sud, Comprise entre La Californie, Les Isles Sandwich, Le Japon et le Detroit de Behring, antique map, old maps ROBERTS, H. - Carte de la Partie Septentrionale de la Mer du Sud, Comprise entre La Californie, Les Isles Sandwich, Le Japon et le Detroit de Behring
Paris, ca. 1895, Coloured.. 260x365mm. In fair condition with the top right side re-margined to replace the hinge where it attached to the book. The once multi-folded map has been flattened using old paper. A rear on the right has been repaired. If matted and framed, these repairs would hardly show.
An informative Cook's map of the Pacific Ocean with the Behring Straight and Hawaii featured. It shows the route of Captain Cook's 3rd voyage between 1778 and 1789.
Lieut. Roberts was given the task of compiling the surveys taken by Captain Cook on his third voyage, which gave a much more accur...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 69
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Central America
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Indians cured the Spanish thirst for gold….by pouring it  down their throats!], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Indians cured the Spanish thirst for gold….by pouring it down their throats!]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual, left margin tight, stains and soil marks to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 217 mm. German text.
A brutal scene depicting native Indians tying down Spanish men and pouring liquid gold down their throats. Scenes of cannibalism in the background.

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

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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