Browse Listings in Cartographic Curiorities

45 listings found. Showing results 1 to 10
[Title page colored by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]

Title page to the first edition, one of about 300 copies printed, from one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629)
Date: Nuremberg, ca 1613

 

(World map). Americus Vespucio novo te Duce Ducta Freto Ambivi Meritoqs Vocor.

Manuscript world map showing the American and African continent and the southern parts of Asia. In the Indian Ocean a large depiction of Amerigo Vespucci 1454 – 1512) o...

$2500 / ≈ €2376
Publisher: FOGLY, A.
Date: Italy, ca. 1954

 

Carte de la Charte de L'Antique . . .

The rare French version of this decorative pictorial world map by MacDonald Gill. "This magnificent map drawn up while the Second World War still raged is already en...

$3500 / ≈ €3326
Publisher: MACDONALD GILL, L.
Date: London, Alf Cooke Ltd, 1943

 

Tutte le strade conducono a Roma. [All roads lead to Rome]

Game board of the game "All roads lead to Rome" from the Fascist era, offered by the chocolate or cocoa company Talmone-Unica. Showing a world map surrounded by...

$1500 / ≈ €1425
Publisher: ISTITUTO ITALIANO D'ARTI GRAFICHE - BERGAMO
Date: Turin, 1928

 

Excelsiori (Rana N. 28 - Cent. 20).

"After so many wars and so many troubles, young Russia, in a more serene glaze all the beautiful sun of freedom you will enjoy ... ". Fascinating allegorical sa...

$1250 / ≈ €1188
Publisher: CETTO, M.
Date: Bologna, 1905

 

ADSEC in Action from Thames to Rhine.

A pictorial map showing the allied movement from London on 14 March 1944 thru the conquest of Germany. Showing the track from London along Bristol, crossing the British C...

$175 / ≈ €166
Publisher: ADSEC Engineers Section
Date: London, 1945

 

Pacific Stars and Strips Map of the War.

A detailed map of the Korean War. Several silhouetted flying military aircraft are shown in formation. The map shows the Korean Peninsula from its northern border with Ru...

$600 / ≈ €570
Publisher: THE PACIFIC STARS AND STRIPES.
Date: America, 1953

 

Atlas Geographique. (Puzzle).

Three map puzzles, each measuring 25 x 33 cm., housed in the original color printed card case. Geographical jigsaw puzzle set comprising three maps (world, Europe and Fra...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: PAULY, G.
Date: Paris, ca. 1910

 

Carriers of the New Black Plague.

A powerful satirical commentary on totalitarian control of speech from the first issue of Ken Magazine. "Caught here in all their peculiar beauty by the soul searchi...

$250 / ≈ €238
Publisher: COTTON, W.
Date: Chicago, 1938

 

Christophorus Columus Ligur Indiarum Prim invet A°1492

Very decorative portrait of Christopher Columbus (c. 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506), engraved by Theodor de Bry (1528-1593) and published in Jean Jacques Boissard, &quo...

$500 / ≈ €475
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt a.M. 1597 - 1599