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LHUYD, Humphrey., Cambriae Typus Auctore Humfredo Lhuydo Denbigiense Cambrobritano., antique map, old maps LHUYD, Humphrey. - Cambriae Typus Auctore Humfredo Lhuydo Denbigiense Cambrobritano.
Antwerp, ca 1595, Coloured.. 370x495mm. In good condition, only with light age toning and some slight map creasing. With a few old repairs to tears to margins etc.
A beautiful hand coloured copper-engraved map of Wales. It is the first separately printed map of Wales, by Humphrey Lhuyd. This is the second variant of the Ortelius publication of the map, with added stippling in the Irish Sea. The map was later issued by Mercator and others. The map is exp... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BILL, John, Sussex., antique map, old maps BILL, John - Sussex.
London, 1626, Early hand colour. 90x125mm. The map has early hand colouring and has areas of age toning.
John Bill's Miniature map of SUSSEX. A copper engraved map of the county of Sussex published in John Bill’s ‘abridgment of Camden’s Britannia’ of 1626 from the first series of county maps to mark degrees of latitude and longitude. Reputedly only 200 copies were ever published, and it was never repri... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 500 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
SPEED, John.,  Essex, divided into Hundreds, with the most ancient and fayre Towne Colchester described. . ., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - Essex, divided into Hundreds, with the most ancient and fayre Towne Colchester described. . .
London, 1627, Coloured.. 380x510mm. Age toned, trimmed to bottom left corner, nicks and loss to outer blank margins, age toned, repairs to bottom margin - else good, dark impression.
A highly decorative and truly stunning 17th century map of Essex by the renowned English cartographer John Speed which was published in his Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine (London: Sudbury & Humble, 1627). The lovely inset town plan of Colchester, was surveyed by Speed himself, and is... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 440 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
KIP, William., Cardigan Comitatus pars Olim Dimetarum., antique map, old maps KIP, William. - Cardigan Comitatus pars Olim Dimetarum.
London, 1630, Attractive Coloring. 265x320mm. In fine condition on thin paper as issued.
A fine map of the Welsh county of Cardiganshire from William Camden's great Renaissance work 'Britannia'. Engraved by William Kip after Christopher Saxton in about 1630.
William Kip (1585 - 1618) was a Dutch engraver, best known for his work on the series of English County Maps by Saxton, publ...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Northumbria, Cumberlandia et Dunelmensis Episcopatus., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Northumbria, Cumberlandia et Dunelmensis Episcopatus.
Amsterdam, 1630, Uncoloured.. 350x464mm. A good and strong impression. Altogether in mint condition.
Showing the most northern part of England.
Mercator was born in Rupelmonde in Flanders and studied in Louvain under Gemma Frisius, Dutch writer, astronomer and mathematician. The excellence of his work brought him the patronage of Charles V, but in spite of his favour with the Emperor he was ca...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SAXTON, C., Lincolnia Notinghamiaque., antique map, old maps SAXTON, C. - Lincolnia Notinghamiaque.
London, (1579) 1642, Uncoloured.. 380x500mm. In excellent condition, minor toning, good margins.
A very rare edition of Saxton's foundation map of Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire, published by William Webb in 'All The Shires Of England'. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,750 - 3,000)

Starting bid
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J., Westmoria Comitatus: Anglice Westmorland., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Westmoria Comitatus: Anglice Westmorland.
Amsterdam, 1645, In original colours.. 380x490mm. Light foxing and age toning - else in very good condition. Dutch text to verso.
A double-page map of Westmorland county in the northwest of England. Two very decorative cartouches with putti and figures display the title and scale in the two lower corners of the map. The large Royal Arms and a garland of five other coats of arms and two blank shields adorn the two upper corners... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SPEED, John., Herefordshire described. . ., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - Herefordshire described. . .
London, 1676, Coloured.. 380x510mm. In very nice condition, map may have been cleaned before colouring. One small diagonal map crease upper right corner. English text to verso.
The 1676 edition map of Herefordshire by John Speed, and published by Bassett & Chiswell in London. A decorative English county map, embellished with strapwork title cartouche, an early detailed town plan of Hereford, six coats of arms of local nobility, and a delightful vignette on the famous 'War-... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SPEED, John.,  The Countie and Citie of Lyncolne. . ., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - The Countie and Citie of Lyncolne. . .
London, 1676, Coloured.. 380x505mm. Browned. With large margins. Some margins are 'ragged', some repairs to (blank) verso
John Speed's attractive map of Lincolnshire. Published at the back end of the seventeenth century by Basset & Chiswell in London. The left of the map features a town plan of Lincoln, and several coats-of-arms of the most noble families of the county, while the right of the map includes the splendidl... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
SAXTON / LEA.,  Hampshire., antique map, old maps SAXTON / LEA. - Hampshire.
London, ca 1690, Coloured.. 395x436mm. In good condition, centrefold has been flattened out, tiny split to lower centrefold, the odd filled worm hole, margins slim - else good.
Christopher Saxton’s sumptuous county map of Hampshire together with the northern part of the Isle of Wight, first issued in 1575, 'Corected & many Aditions by P. Lea' for his edition of 1689.
With an inset plan of Winchester, upper left, title cartouche centre right with the royal arms just b...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE HOOGHE, R. / MORTIER, P., Carte Maritime de l'Angleterre depuis les Sorlingues jusques. . ., antique map, old maps DE HOOGHE, R. / MORTIER, P. - Carte Maritime de l'Angleterre depuis les Sorlingues jusques. . .
Amsterdam, 1693, Original o/l colour with later colour addition.. 590x960mm. Clear impression on heavy paper. Some very light offsetting and a few unobtrusive spots. Three small marginal tears, none affecting the engraved area.
Very good condition.
A striking sea chart of Cornwall in fine condition, comprising two joined sheets showing the coast from Portland to Ilfracombe. Part of a small group of maps executed by Romeyn de Hooghe and published by Mortier.
From "Cartes marines ŕ l'usage des armées du roy de la Grande Bretagne". This par...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,450)

Bid received
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CORONELLI, V. M., D'Irlanda Mani., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V. M. - D'Irlanda Mani.
Venice, 1706, Uncolored. 125x181mm. Good example - printed on watermarked hand-laid paper. Some light soiling.
A scarce map of the island! With the three legs coats of arms.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
KIP, Johannes., Windsor Castle., antique map, old maps KIP, Johannes. - Windsor Castle.
London, ca 1720, Uncoloured.. 320x472mm. In good condition, with a dark impression and generous margins. Splits at top and bottom of centrefold. Platemark.
A beautifully rendered copperplate view of Windsor Castle by Knijff and Kip. It shows bales of hay being harvested in the foreground, behind that you see the River Thames with assorted craft sailing along it, then the tiny village of Windsor, utterly dominated by the castle in the background. With t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Herman Moll., Devon Shire by Herman Moll , antique map, old maps Herman Moll. - Devon Shire by Herman Moll
London, 1724, original light outline colouring . 185x310mm. In good condition, with a light overall tone.
An interesting and attractive 18th century copperplate map of the county of Devonshire divided into hundreds.
It shows a title panel, scale and lists the administrative 'hundreds'.
Saxon coins found in the county are displayed in the right hand border along with archaeological and histor...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Keulen, G. van, Keulen, G. van. antique sea-chart of Burlington (Bridlington) Bay south of Flamborough Head, Yorkshire., antique map, old maps Keulen, G. van - Keulen, G. van. antique sea-chart of Burlington (Bridlington) Bay south of Flamborough Head, Yorkshire.
Amsterdam, ca 1730, attractive later colouring. 505x590mm. In very good condition.
Keulen, G. van. antique sea-chart of Burlington (Bridlington) Bay south of Flamborough Head, Yorkshire.
The successful van Keulen firm published charts, pilot guides and sea-atlases for over two centuries. Founded by Johannes van Keulen, his son Gerard led the firm to its zenith in the period...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, Jacques Nicholas., Carte de l'Entrče de la Tamise Avec les Bancs, Passes, Isles et Costes comprises entre Sandwich et Clay., antique map, old maps BELLIN, Jacques Nicholas. - Carte de l'Entrče de la Tamise Avec les Bancs, Passes, Isles et Costes comprises entre Sandwich et Clay.
Paris, 1753, . 610x910mm. Very good condition, heavy laid paper. Slight foxing and slight browning to the very edge of the large margin.
Beautiful coastal chart of the mouth of the River Thames, with an inset map of the Thames to London.From west of Dover to Orfordness.
This chart gives the soundings, sandbars and shorelines for the entrance to the Thames River and adjacent coasts mostly to the north, in or including Suffolk and...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
George Bickham, A Map of Lincolnshire North from London Humbly Inscribed to His Grace ye Duke of Ancaster Lord Lieutenant of the County , antique map, old maps George Bickham - A Map of Lincolnshire North from London Humbly Inscribed to His Grace ye Duke of Ancaster Lord Lieutenant of the County
London, 1753, Uncoloured.. 260x155mm. In very good condition The four sheets measure 195 x 310 mm. Rarely found with all pages of text intact.
First edition. An unusual map from the 18th century, 'bird's eye view' map of Lincolnshire which appeared in George Bickham's ‘The British Monarchy or a Chorographical Description of all the Dominions Subject to the King of Great Britain’ the most unusual county atlas ever printed.
Unlike con...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
STOCKDALE / CARY., A Map of Middlesex from the best Authorities., antique map, old maps STOCKDALE / CARY. - A Map of Middlesex from the best Authorities.
London, 1805, Coloured.. 400x527mm. In good condition, folded as was issued, margins uneven and 'ragged', some with minor loss to margins. Decent margins.
A detailed copper engraved map of the county of Middlesex by John Cary. The map was produced to accompany Richard Gough’s new edition of Camden’s Britannia and published in London 1805 by John Stockdale.
This is the large map of Middlesex. It covers the area from the Isle of Dogs in the...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WYLD, J., Country round London., antique map, old maps WYLD, J. - Country round London.
London, 1816, Original colours.. xmm. Good condition.
London by Wylď James. Large hand coloured folding engraved map in 4 separate sections, total 1070x1700 mm.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 950 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CRUTCHLEY, G. F., A new & improved map of the environs of Windsor, extending from 14 to 18 miles round the castle., antique map, old maps CRUTCHLEY, G. F. - A new & improved map of the environs of Windsor, extending from 14 to 18 miles round the castle.
London, ca. 1835, In original colours.. 229x227mm. In very good condition. Some faint offsetting.
An apparently very scarce map (Copac with only 2 listings) of the area around Windsor.

The map includes roads and distances. The title with a decorative vignette. Drawn and engraved by Crutchley, published by J. B. Brown, Book & Printseller to the Royal Family. 6 segments on cloth, wit...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3

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