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Americae Nova Descriptio.

Final state. According to Philip Burden, "this scarce map is America's first single-sheet map with decorative borders." A re-issue of the 1614 plate by Pieter v...

Estimate: $12000 - $16000
$16000 / ≈ €13907

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1652

 

A Map of North America, Constructed According To The Latest Information . . . Improved to 1825.

It says in the title: "improved to 1825". This milestone map was first issued separately in 1822 and bound in four sheets into Tanner's "New American Atlas...

Estimate: $7200 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: TANNER, Henry S.
Date: Philadelphia, Henry Tanner, 1825

 

A Map of the British Empire in AMERICA with the French, Spanish and Hollandish Settlements Adjacent Thereto. by Henry Popple. / Nouvelle Carte Particuliere de L'Amerique . . .

The four sheet Dutch edition of Popple's monumental map of North America, in mint condition. Encompassing the West Indies, Florida, Louisiana, Texas and Central America.T...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: POPPLE,H / MORTIER, J.& C.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1737

 

(Totius Americae nova et exacta tabula ex) optimis tum geographorum tum aliorum scriptis collecta et ad hodiernam regnorum principatuum et maiorum partium distinctionem accomodata.

Eastern part of a two sheet map of America, with an attribution to Willem Blaeu. According to Philip Burden the map was derived from Cornelius Danckert's 1647 map of the ...

Estimate: $6000 - $7500
$7500 / ≈ €6519

Publisher: ROSSI, G. / BLAEU, W.
Date: Rome, 1679

 

Americae Pars Magis Cognita. Chorographia nobilis & opulentae Peruanae Provinciae, atque Brasiliae, . . . MDXCII

First state. Although a map of South America it does include much of what is now the southern United States. There are two elaborate, strap-work cartouches with the one a...

Estimate: $6000 - $6500
$6500 / ≈ €5650

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1592

 

New Yok entworfen von D.F. Sotzmann. Hamburg bey Carl Ernst Bohn 1799 . . . NO.VII

Extremely rare map of New York prepared by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann for Christopher Ebeling's "Erdbeschreibung von Amerika", a project ended after only ten map...

Estimate: $4500 - $6000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: SOTZMANN, D.F.
Date: Hamburg, Carl Ernst Bohn, 1799

 

L'Amérique divisée en ses principaux Etats Dressée d'après les Cartes de Mr. Bonne?

Rare, wall map of America in 2 sheets, after R. Bonne. With 3 inset maps of Hispaniola, Martinique and Hudson Bay. Beautiful title cartouche depicting a Native American l...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: BONNE, R. / LATTRÉ, J.
Date: Paris, 1788

 

Algemene kaart van Suriname Algemeene kaart van de Colonie of Provintie van Suriname : met de rivieren, districten, ontdekkingen door militaire togten. . .

Uncommon large scale map of of Suriname, indicating the different plantations and their owners. Consists of two glued-together sheets. Completed with funding by the Direc...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: DE LETH, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1740

 

Recueil de divers voyages faits en Afrique et en l'Amerique, qui n'ont point esté encore publiez.

First edition of this collection of significant and interesting voyages, edited by a scholar and book collector who served in the employ of Louis XIV before being appoint...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: JUSTEL, H.
Date: Paris, Louis Billaine, 1674

 

Nova America descriptio Per N.Jo Visscher. . .

A beautifully executed and very rare map showing the Americas after Visscher.Published by Jacob Honervogt (c.1590-c.1663) who was a native of Cologne and worked from 1608...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: HONERVOGT, J.
Date: Paris, ca. 1640

 

Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

This is the second copperplate of Ortelius' map showing the western hemisphere, showing the prominent bulge in the South American coastline. An important map because of i...

Estimate: $4750 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1579

 

New Jersey entworfen von D.F. Sotzmann. Hamburg bey Carl Ernst Bohn 1796 . . . NO.VIII

Extremely rare map of New Hampshire prepared by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann for Christopher Ebeling's "Erdbeschreibung von Amerika", a project ended after only te...

Estimate: $4000 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: SOTZMANN, D.F.
Date: Hamburg, Carl Ernst Bohn, 1797

 

Rhode Island entworfen von D.F. Sotzmann. Hamburg bey Carl Ernst Bohn 1798 . . . NO.V

Extremely rare map of Rhode Island prepared by Daniel Friedrich Sotzmann for Christopher Ebeling's "Erdbeschreibung von Amerika", a project ended after only ten...

Estimate: $4000 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: SOTZMANN, D.F.
Date: Hamburg, Carl Ernst Bohn, 1797

 

Belgii novi, angliae novae, et partis Virginiae . . .

This example is state 3 of the original Janssonius plate, printed after Schenk acquired the plates at public auction in 1694 from the heirs of Jansson van Waesberge. The ...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1694

 

Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil].

An extremely rare and decorative map of coast-line of Pernambuco. With one inset: In the upper left corner a map of Brazil, with title in five lines Dutch and five lines ...

Estimate: $3600 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: PISCATOR,N.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

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 . . .

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&quo...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: DEPOT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE
Date: Paris, 1800

 

A plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia. . .

The Lotter edition of Scull & Heap's seminal Philadelphia map, which map was first issued in 1752.Holmes' grid plan for the city is shown, situated between the rivers...

Estimate: $3000 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: LOTTER, M.A.
Date: Augsburg, 1777

 

ISLA DE CUBA [with 2 maps] Plano Pintoresco De La Habana con los numeros de las casas B. May y Ca. 1853. (with) Inset map Puerto y Cereanias De La Habana. (with) 14 views of Havana & prominent buildings.

Lithographic town-plan surrounded with views of the city of Havana including the "Fuente De La India En El Paseo De Isabel 2a." and "Vista Gral De La Haban...

Estimate: $2750 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: MAY, B. Y CA.
Date: Havana, 1853

 

Nova tabula geographica complectens borealiorem..

A finely engraved pair of maps designed to be cut and joined together to provide a continuous coastline of North America from the Carolinas to Newfoundland and along the ...

Estimate: $3200 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: VISSCHER, N. / SCHENK,P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Carte d'une Partie des Cotes de la Floride et de la Louisiane, Contenant le Cours du Mississipi...

A well engraved and highly detailed chart of part of the Gulf Coast, dated 1778 that was issued in Neptune americo-septentrionale. The chart covers the area between St. J...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE
Date: Paris, 1778-1780

 

America sive India Nova.

This map was created by Michael Mercator, grandson of the great Gerard Mercator. It is the only map attributed to him. The map first appeared in 1595, one year after the ...

Estimate: $2700 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Histoire de la Guerre Civile en Amerique par M. Le Comte de Paris, Ancien Aide de Camp du General Mac Clellan (McClellan). ...

These 30 maps were made by Vorzet to accompany Louis Phillipe d'Orleans' (Comte de Paris) multi volume "Histoire de la Guerre Civile en Amérique". The set incl...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: VORZET, Ed. Dumas
Date: Paris. Michel Levy Freres, 1875

 

The Harbour of Casco Bay and Islands Adjacent Bt Capt. Cyprian Southicke.

The earliest printed chart of Casco Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Maine on the southern coast of Maine, New England. First issued in 1720 by Mount and Page, it remained in...

Estimate: $1750 - $2500
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON
Date: Dublin, 1767

 

Nova Virginiae Tabula.

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 ...

Estimate: $2500 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan.

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...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1592

 

The Traveller's Guide. A Map Of The Roads, Canals And Steam Boat Routes Of The United States ... Designed for the use of Travellers, By H.S. Tanner.

Rare first edition of Tanner's travel map in pocket map form, in it original red leather covers, with the map and no text, as issued. Ristow says the first edition was 18...

Estimate: $2500 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: TANNER, H.S.
Date: Philadelphia, 1825

 

Pascaerte van Brazil en Nieu Nederlandt van Cuorvo en Flores.

A rare chart of the Atlantic Ocean, from the first edition of Hendrick Doncker's Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known.Although the idea of its unusual covera...

Estimate: $2400 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

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 . . .

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 ...

Estimate: $2200 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: HUMBOLDT, A.
Date: Paris, F. Schoell, 1811

 

Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha]

English manuscript on paper of a bay on Fernando de Noronha. Many names in English, to the lower left This draft is extremely Erroneous.Fernando de Noronha is an archipe...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Brazil ?, ca.1750

 

Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. [together with] Isla de Cuba. . .

Wall size sea chart and map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.Minute topographical, political, and...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.
Date: Madrid, 1853 / 1851

 

L' Amérique divisée en tous ses pays suivant, les nouvelles observations des plus celébres navigateurs. . . 1788

Rare wall map of the Americas and the north-west part of Africa, published by Jean and Louis Joseph Mondhare. Only mentioned by Tooley as a single chart with the one date...

Estimate: $1500 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: MONDHARE, L,J. / J.
Date: Paris: Mondhare et Jean, 1788

 

Carte de LA LOUISIANE et des PAYS VOISINS Dédiée a M. Rouillé Dediee a M. Rouille Secretairr 'd Etat ayant le Departement de la Marine... 1750

North America from the eastern seaboard to the Rocky Mountains. Based on Delisle's map of 1718 with additions from notes compiled by the Jesuit priest, explorer and histo...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750

 

La parte orientale dell' antico.. messico con la Florida..

A splendid two-sheet map of Mexico, including California, Arizona, New Mexico, part of Texas, Baja California and Mexico (west part) and of the Southeast Part of the US, ...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: CASSINI, G.
Date: Rome, 1798

 

Mexico, Regia et Celebris Hispaniae Novae Civitas ... [on sheet with] Cusco, Regni Peru in Novo Orbe Caput.

Two bird's-eye views on one sheet: Mexico and Cusco.Showing Mexico City and Cusco, the capital cities of the Aztecs and Incas, with the major buildings shown in profile w...

Estimate: $1800 - $2250
$2250 / ≈ €1956

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1657

 

Carte des Possessions Françoises et Angloises dans le Canada et partie de la Lousiane. . .

Proof state. Here without the decorations around the title cartouche in the what is called in the reference books the first state the cartouche in upper left . No double ...

Estimate: $1500 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: LONGCHAMPS, le Sieur.
Date: Paris, 1756

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Etats-Unis de L'Amerique Septentrionale. [Two sheets in manuscript ]

Two sheets giving an detailed information in French, about population in the year 1810, principal cities, products of industry and commerce, financial situation for the y...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, ca. 1819

 

North Pacific.

Huge three sheet so-called Blue-back sailing chart of the Northern Pacific including China, Korea (with Matu Is. and Liancourt), Japan, Philippines, Kamchatka, Hawaii, Al...

Estimate: $1500 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: IMRAY AND SON, J.
Date: London, 1868

 

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.

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 HarborGrierson publis...

Estimate: $1250 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: MOUNT & PAGE / BOULTER GRIERSON
Date: Dublin, 1767

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

Estimate: $18000 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1644