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Florida
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)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T.,  [The Spanish capture Fort Caroline]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T. - [The Spanish capture Fort Caroline].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper slightly browned, as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text on verso.
The Spanish capture Fort Caroline in Florida. Fort Caroline was an attempted French colonial settlement in Florida, located on the banks of the St. Johns River in present-day Duval County.
It was established under the leadership of René Goulaine de Laudonnière on June 22, 1564, as a new territ...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
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)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Plan du Port de St Augustin dans la Floride., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Plan du Port de St Augustin dans la Floride.
Paris, 1764, In original o/l colours.. 210x160mm. In mint condition. Good margins, printed on heavy paper.
This chart shows a plan of the Port of St. Augustine in Florida.
The only issue of this version of Bellin's map, slightly larger than the common version. Depths shown by soundings.
From Bellin's Petit atlas maritime.Tome I N.39.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of the most ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ZATTA, A.,  Parte Orientale della Florida, della Giorgia, e Carolina. . ., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - Parte Orientale della Florida, della Giorgia, e Carolina. . .
Venice, 1778, In original colours.. 330x432mm. In very good condition.
Attractive map covering the coast from S.Augustine till Long Bay, including Jacksonville, Savannah.
From Zatta's Atlante Novissimo....
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ A typical Timucua Indians Village ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ A typical Timucua Indians Village ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 180x285mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a typical Timucua Indians Village engraved by Fumagalli, after Jacques LeMoyne.
The Timucua of northeast Florida (the Saturiwa and Agua Dulce tribes) at the time of first contact with Europeans lived in villages that typically contained about 30 houses, and 200 to 300 people...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Florida Indian cooking ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Florida Indian cooking ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x260mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Florida Indian cooking engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°54.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'ant...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE,  Soil map - Florida, Gadsden County sheet., antique map, old maps U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE - Soil map - Florida, Gadsden County sheet.
New York, 1903, In original colours.. 605x965mm. Lithography in 6 colours. Folded as issued. Some light spotting along part of the folds and in the margins. Else good condition.
Early colour lithographed soil map by Julius Bien & Co. in New York for Department of Agriculture.
Legends at side give detail on soil type, etc. They also include interesting details of the cities, roads, railroads, rivers, canals, etc. Scale of 1" ...
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$ 40
Approx. Euro 34  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
RAND MCNALLY & CO.,  Rand Mc.Nally indexed pocket map Tourits' and Shipper' Guide of Florida. . ., antique map, old maps RAND MCNALLY & CO. - Rand Mc.Nally indexed pocket map Tourits' and Shipper' Guide of Florida. . .
Chicago & New York, ca.1915, Coloured.. 640x805mm. Original printed beige wrappers with ads on inside front and rear covers, 48pp. (including ads) + map. Little wear but gnerally very good. 16mo (approximately 166 x 108mm.).
This fine pocket map has on both side a map of Florida. Folding colour map (approximately 640 x 495mm) is titled "Rand McNally standard map of Florida" and one has an inset map showing parts of Lake, Orange and Volusa counties. 14 x 22 cm.
With Index of principal cities in left hand margin. Sh...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 2
Alaska
MULLER,  Carte de la partie Septentrionale et Orientale .. (5 maps on one sheet), antique map, old maps MULLER - Carte de la partie Septentrionale et Orientale .. (5 maps on one sheet)
Paris, 1772, Coloured.. 486x690mm. Printed on heavy paper. Several horizontal and vertical folds as issued.
Five maps on one sheet, showing California, Alaska and Siberia and Japan.
Map I showing Alaska, California as an peninsular, eastern tip of Japan with a curious Islade Plata . This map shows the Bering Straits an extended Alaska, Japan and a curious Jesso and California as an peni...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D.,  Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie.. (5 maps on one sheet), antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie.. (5 maps on one sheet)
Paris, 1772, Coloured.. 301x383mm. In good condition.
Five maps on one sheet, showing California, Alaska and Syberia, Korea and Japan. South to Korea the island "Quelpaerts".
The map is from Diderot's "Encyclopaedia", which included eight maps tracing the history of the mapping of America. This map shows the Bering Straits an extended Alaska, Japa...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SCHRAEMBL, F.A.,  Karte von den N.W. Amerikanischen und N.OE. Asiatischen Kusten nach den Untersuchungen des Kapit. Cook in den Jah. 1778 und 1779 , antique map, old maps SCHRAEMBL, F.A. - Karte von den N.W. Amerikanischen und N.OE. Asiatischen Kusten nach den Untersuchungen des Kapit. Cook in den Jah. 1778 und 1779
Vienna, 1788, Original o/l colour.. 390x664mm. Good condition.
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 Cook. Prepared by Heinrich Roberts. A German language variant of Cook’s map of his explorations along t...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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, In original o/l colours.. 400x675mm. Very good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
German edition of Cook's explorations along the NW Coast of America and NE Coast of Asia, based upon the original work by Lieutenant Henry Roberts.
A detailed large-scale map showing the Bering strait, Kamchatka, Alaska and much of North America. While the Russian coastline is shown with reas...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
FERRARIO, G.,  Les Aleuts., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - Les Aleuts.
Milan, 1827, In original colours.. 155x200mm. Colour aquatint. In very good condition. Nice margins for framing.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume ancien et moderne ou histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, etc. published in Milan by the author between 1816 and 1827.
This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper of a soft aged white colour, bearing...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 43  

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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)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Western America / Texas
ORTELIUS, A.,  La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan.
Antwerp, 1592, Coloured.. 335x465mm. In very good to fine condition. Wide margins.
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)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BONNE, R.,  Carte des Isles Antilles et du Golfe du Mexique, avec la Majeure partie de la Nouvelle Espagne. Par M. Bonne, Inge´nieur Hydrographe de la Marine. Aoust 1780. . ., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Carte des Isles Antilles et du Golfe du Mexique, avec la Majeure partie de la Nouvelle Espagne. Par M. Bonne, Inge´nieur Hydrographe de la Marine. Aoust 1780. . .
Paris, 1780, In original colours.. 667x1450mm. In 18 sections, mounted on linen. A few minor stains on face of map, linen backing with light wear and scattered moderate spotting, otherwise the map is fine with excellent colour retention and in a strong impression.
A first edition of this scarce large format map of Florida, the Gulf Coast, Texas (almost to Corpus Christi), Mexico, Baja California and Central America, northern South America, and Caribbean. This very detailed map gives place names, some routes of navigation, provinces, numerous harbors and bays... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DEPOT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE,  Carte des côtes du Golfe du Mexique compris entre la pointe sud de la presqu'Ile de la Floride et la pointe nord de la presqu'Ile d'Yucatan: Dresée d'après le observations et las plans des espagnols, et publièe par ordre du Minstre de la Marine . . ., antique map, old maps DEPOT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE - Carte des côtes du Golfe du Mexique compris entre la pointe sud de la presqu'Ile de la Floride et la pointe nord de la presqu'Ile d'Yucatan: Dresée d'après le observations et las plans des espagnols, et publièe par ordre du Minstre de la Marine . . .
Paris, 1800, Coloured.. 598x893mm. Several wormholes filled in, hardly notable. Overall in very good condition.
Detailed and important early chart of the Gulf Coast and Florida and dated 1800.
First French edition of "the first printed [map] to show and name Galveston Bay" and "the first large-scale printed chart of Texas and the Gulf Coast based on actual sound...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HUMBOLDT, A.,  Carte du Mexique et des Pays Limitrophes situés au Nord et a l'Est Dressée d'apres la Grande Carte de la Nouvelle Espagne de Mr. A. de Humboldt et d'autres . . ., antique map, old maps HUMBOLDT, A. - Carte du Mexique et des Pays Limitrophes situés au Nord et a l'Est Dressée d'apres la Grande Carte de la Nouvelle Espagne de Mr. A. de Humboldt et d'autres . . .
Paris, F. Schoell, 1811, Uncoloured.. 423x723mm. Printed on heavy paper. Folded as issued. Some minor foxing and discolouration a long folds. Usual paper thinning on crossing of folds. A few folds teared and reinforced with Japan paper.
Significant map of Mexico and most of the United States, up the California coast as far as Cape San Sebastian (above Mendocino), and across to New York, with fairly good detail in New Mexico but the surrounding plains and basins are rather sparsely depicted. There is engraved text on the map describ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,800
Approx. Euro 2,408  

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Condition Rating: 4
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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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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Condition Rating: 3
U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE,  Soil map - Texas, Nacogdoches sheet., antique map, old maps U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE - Soil map - Texas, Nacogdoches sheet.
New York, 1903, In original colours.. 300x330mm. Lithography in 6 colours. Folded as issued. Some light spotting in the margins, as usual. Generally very good.
Early colour lithographed soil map by Julius Bien & Co. in New York for Department of Agriculture.
Legends at side give detail on soil type, etc. They also include interesting details of the cities, roads, railroads, rivers, canals, etc. Scale of 1" = ...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LINDGREN, Jolly Elmer.,  The Famous Hysterical Map of Yellowstone Park, including a few minor Changes., antique map, old maps LINDGREN, Jolly Elmer. - The Famous Hysterical Map of Yellowstone Park, including a few minor Changes.
America, ca 1936, In attractive strong original colours.. 400x400mm. In very nice condition, original folds have been flattened out. Margins slim.
A lovely whimsical map of America's Yellowstone Park, published about the time of President Franklin Roosevelt's "New Deal" for America in 1936. To emphasise this, in the upper left portion of the map is a mosquito and a speech bubble that says "Looks like a New Deal for the Park!" - under Roosevel... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

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Condition Rating: 2
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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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
California / Northwest / Central
DU VAL, P.,  Noweav Mexiqve. [California as an Island] , antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Noweav Mexiqve. [California as an Island]
Paris, 1672, Coloured.. 100x120mm. Very good and dark impression.
Scarce miniature map of California as a island, from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille.
The second earliest map to focus on just California and the contiguous coastal regions. The map is derived from Audience de Guadalajara, 1657, by his uncle, Nicolas Sanson. Differences...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

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Condition Rating: 3
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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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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Condition Rating: 2
TIRION, I.,  Kaart van het Westelyk Gedeelte van Nieuw Mexico en van California. . . MDCCLXV .., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Kaart van het Westelyk Gedeelte van Nieuw Mexico en van California. . . MDCCLXV ..
Amsterdam, 1765, In attractive strong original colours.. 325x350mm. A fine copy printed on heavy paper. Very fine to mint.
A detailed map of the Baja California and Sonora, bounded on the north by the Colorado and Gila Rivers and approximately Mozatlan in the south, thus including parts of modern Arizona and New Mexico, an area including the modern towns of Yuma, Phoenix and Tucson, while Cape St. Diego is marked at the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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Condition Rating: 1
TIRION, I.,  Kaart van het Westelyk Gedeelte van Nieuw Mexico en van California. . . MDCCLXV .., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Kaart van het Westelyk Gedeelte van Nieuw Mexico en van California. . . MDCCLXV ..
Amsterdam, 1765, Coloured.. 322x348mm. A fine example in a good and dark impression. Several folds as issued.
A detailed map of the Baja California and Sonora, bounded on the north by the Colorado and Gila Rivers and approximately Mozatlan in the south, thus including parts of modern Arizona and New Mexico, an area including the modern towns of Yuma, Phoenix and Tucson, while Cape St. Diego is marked at the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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Condition Rating: 3
DIDEROT, D.,  Carte des Nouvelles découvertes. . ., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - Carte des Nouvelles découvertes. . .
Paris, 1770, Coloured.. 301x389mm. In good condition.
This map is most notable for it's depiction of "Mer de L'Ouest" or "Sea of the West", a great sea, easily the size of the Mediterranean, to flow from the then-known Strait of Juan de Fuca.

The map is from Diderot's 'Encyclopedia' which contains ten maps of ...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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Condition Rating: 3
DIDEROT, D.,  Carte de la Californie et des Pays Nord-Ouest. . . 4de Carte., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - Carte de la Californie et des Pays Nord-Ouest. . . 4de Carte.
Paris, 1779, Uncoloured.. 292x362mm. Ample margins, as issued. In good condition. A strong impression printed on thick paper.
Diderot's famous 2 on 1 map showing the two early mappings of the west coast of North America, the first after Visscher, the second after Plancius' World map. Both show the Straits of Anian, Quivera, Baja and a similarly projected east-west coastline.
The larger map includes more detail along th...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DIDEROT, D.,  Carte de la Californie et des Pays Nord-Ouest. . ., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - Carte de la Californie et des Pays Nord-Ouest. . .
Paris, 1779, Coloured.. 292x362mm. A good impression. Lower margin and lower part left hand margin added.
Diderot's famous 2 on 1 map showing the two early mappings of the west coast of North America, the first after Visscher, the second after Plancius' World map. Both show the Straits of Anian, Quivera, Baja and a similarly projected east-west coastline.
The larger map includes more detail along ...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Een Danser der Californische Indiaanen., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Een Danser der Californische Indiaanen.
Amsterdam, ca. 1860, In attractive strong original colours.. 205x145mm. Overall good condition.
Decorative, original hand coloured, woodcut engraving illustrating a native American dancer from California.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 35
Approx. Euro 30  

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Condition Rating: 2
FRYE & SMITH,  Welcome to old San Diego, birthplace of California 1769., antique map, old maps FRYE & SMITH - Welcome to old San Diego, birthplace of California 1769.
San Diego, ca. 1935, Coloured.. 228x405mm. In very good condition. Size of the map: 228 x 304 mm.
Publicity leaflet for "Manuel's Restauranté" in the Casa de Pedrorena. On one side a pictorial map of San Diego ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 2
TAYLOR, R.,  A cartograph of Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay Golden Gate International Exposition,, antique map, old maps TAYLOR, R. - A cartograph of Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay Golden Gate International Exposition,
San Francisco, 1940, Coloured.. 393x480mm. In good condition.
Ruth Taylor White's large format map of Treasure Island and the San Francisco Golden Gate Exposition Fairgrounds, published in 1940.
The map provides an aerial panorama of the exposition grounds, with a portion of San Francisco in the foreground and whimsical sea monsters, whales, and boats in ...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3
U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY,  San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107), antique map, old maps U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY - San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107)
Washington, 1945, Coloured.. 950x855mm. In good condition. Printed on strong paper. A working chard, with several annotations in lead pencil and ink.
Nautical chart of San Diego Bay of 1945. Printed in black, yellow and purple the "Seaward limit defensive sea area". The water area within the indicated limits on this chart is a Defensive Sea Area. Unless proceeding under United States naval supervision, vessels shall not be navigated in this area ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 3
ROADS TO ROMANCE ASSOCIATION INC.,  Ride the Roads to Romance along the Golden Coast and thru the Sunshine Empire of Southern California., antique map, old maps ROADS TO ROMANCE ASSOCIATION INC. - Ride the Roads to Romance along the Golden Coast and thru the Sunshine Empire of Southern California.
California, 1950, In attractive strong original colours.. 545x820mm. In excellent overall condition. Folding map with folds flattened out. The odd tiny tear and repaired nick to margins. Good impression, decent margins.
A striking visual chromo lithographic touring map of Southern California, published in 1950 by the Roads to Romance Association in order to promote tourism to Southern California. It provides you with a wealth of local information, guides and pictures. The map extent is from Malibu Beach to Ensenada... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 2
GEORGET Guy / AIR France,  Californiia., antique map, old maps GEORGET Guy / AIR France - Californiia.
Paris, S.A.Courbet, 1963, Printed colours.. 1000x630mm. In very good to fine condition.
"CALIFORNIA" advertising poster for AIR France, design by Guy Georget (1911-1992).
His “California” poster from 1963 flirts with cubism. The white outline around the character makes it appear almost as a collage.

The poster has always occupied a special place in Air France's communi...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 3
Indiana / Ohio / Kentukey / Georgia / Alabama
BUCHON,J.A.,  Carte Géographique . . . Kentucky., antique map, old maps BUCHON,J.A. - Carte Géographique . . . Kentucky.
Paris, 1825, In original colours.. 280x455mm. Some very minor water staining. In good condition.
Detailed map of Kentucky. From J.A. Buchon, "Atlas Gégraphique Statistique, historique et chronologique des deux Ameriques et des isles adjacentes; traduit de l'atlas exécuté en Amerique d'aprés Lesage, avec des nombreuses corrections et augmentations." Paris 1825. An elegant Parisian publication of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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Condition Rating: 3
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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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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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)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 2
BODMER, Karl,  Waschinga Sahba's Grab.. (Wakonda Creek.), antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl - Waschinga Sahba's Grab.. (Wakonda Creek.)
London/ Paris/ Coblenz, 1839, Uncoloured.. 230x315mm. Aquatint plate, title captioned in German and French and English. Some mainly marginal staining. Generally good.
Original aquatint engraving for Travels in the Interior of North America between 1832-34 . Engraved by Ch. Vogel. 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 pi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

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Condition Rating: 3
BODMER, Karl.,  Bellvue. Mr Dougherty's Agency on the Missouri., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Bellvue. Mr Dougherty's Agency on the Missouri.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 215x270mm. In good condition, light soiling to margins only. Good dark impression, good margins.
An evocative scene of the frontier trading post of Mr Dougherty's Indian Agency, sketched in the May of 1833. An uncoloured aquatint engraving depicting an native Indian couple, with infants in the foreground, a pair of patient Bullocks about to be hitched to a wagon, and rustic dwellings. Titles in... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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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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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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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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$ 425
Approx. Euro 366  

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Condition Rating: 3
BODMER, Karl.,  Magic Pile erected by the Assiniboin Indians., antique map, old maps BODMER, Karl. - Magic Pile erected by the Assiniboin Indians.
Pars, Coblenz, London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 205x270mm. In good condition. Good dark impression, good margins.
This evocative and deeply spiritual engraving by Bodmer shows a cairn (human made stack, or pile of stones, rocks) topped with the skull of a buffalo, made by the Assiniboin, a nomadic plaines Indian tribe.
Bodmer made the sketch in the summer of 1833, near Fort Union, at the junction of the Mi...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 3

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