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Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France.

A later edition of Guillaume De l'Isle's map. It still includes the fictitious discoveries of Baron de Lahoutan: the legendary River Longue etc. The north west corner of ...

Estimate: $1000 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1730

 

Manuscript plan of Havana harbour.

Manuscript chart with good nautical detail and soundings of Havana harbour.

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Spain c.1820

 

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

 

Nader prolongatie van het Octroy voor de Westindische Compagnie voor den tyd van nog dertig jaaren. . .

A proclamation by the Dutch States General, dated 1761, extending the charter of the Dutch West India Company for another thirty years. Like the 1730 proclamation, it has...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: SCHELTUS, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1761

 

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

 

Nuevo plano de la ciudad de Buenos Aires y parte del partido de avellaneda . . .

A rare detailed city plan of Buenos Aires prepared in 1912 by Ernesto Escalante. The plan depicts the city from the Partido de Avellaneda and the Villa Riachuelo to the R...

Estimate: $1100 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: ESCALANTE, E.
Date: Buenos Aires, 1912

 

Ilse Paese de' Selvaggi.. Lago Superiore. (Florida and the Bahamas)

Antonio Zatta published an Italian version of the John Mitchell map in twelve sheet. This sheet depicts Lake Superior in the Bellin version, as it appeared on the Mitchel...

Estimate: $480 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ZATTA, A.
Date: Venice, 1778

 

New chart of America.

Uncommon wall map in six sheet, cover the American continent, with title in German, English and French. Inset maps of Physical map of North America , Map of the north-eas...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: MAIER, J.
Date: Stuttgart, 1888

 

Guyana, Surinam, Amapa.

Very rare Ottoman printed map of Guyana, Suriname and Amapa. With Trinidad, inset map of the mouth of the Rivers Essequibo, Courantyne, Suriname with Paramaribo, etc.From...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: RAIF EFENDI
Date: Üsküdar (Istanbul), 1803

 

Carte qui contient..Iles & Terres..L'Amerique..Jamaique..

Eight maps on one sheet. From Chatelain's Atlas Historique et Méthodique . Including maps of Bermuda, Jamaica, New England with Long Island, Carolina, Chesapeake and Del...

Estimate: $480 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam 1728

 

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

 

Conibas Regio cum uicinis gentibus.

3rd State. The first printed map of present day central Canada issued by Cornelis van Wytfliet in editions of his Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum first published in L...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: WYTVLIET, C. van
Date: Lovain 1597-1600

 

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

 

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

 

Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.

Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by e...

Estimate: $1200 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

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

 

Carte Réduite De La Partie Septentrionale De L'' Isle De Terre Neuve..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart, corrected to 1767. Elaborate hand-colored cartouche, rhumb lines.Shows northern part of Newfoundland and southern coast of Labr...

Estimate: $800 - $850
$850 / ≈ €739

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1767

 

[Soil map] Virginia-Maryland-West Virginia, Leesburg sheet.

Early color 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 int...

Estimate: $30 - $40
$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE
Date: New York, 1903

 

Plan du Port de St Augustin dans la Floride.

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 s...

Estimate: $300 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1764

 

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

 

Tabula Magellanica.

A map with Willem Blaeu's signature, but published by his son Joan, of South America's extremity with the Strait of Magellan and Le Maire Strait.The coastlines are depict...

Estimate: $700 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.

Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by e...

Estimate: $1300 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Plan der Stadt Quebec Haupstadt in Neu Franckreich oder Canada.

Town-plan of Quebec, with an inset view of the town in the lower right corner. In the upper right a recapitulation of the main military actions prior to the surrender of ...

Estimate: $350 - $475
$475 / ≈ €413

Publisher: RASPISCHEN HANDLUNG
Date: Nurnberg, 1770

 

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

 

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

 

Paraguay, Chili, Terre Magellan ?

Map of Paraguay, Chili, and Argentina . By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer.

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.
Date: Paris, 1794 -1806

 

Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4.

Eight charts on one sheet of Cap Providence, St. David's Cove, the Bay of the Island, Swallow's Haven, Puzzling Bay, Baye du Cape Upright 's Bay, Dauphina's Bay . This pr...

Estimate: $70 - $90
$90 / ≈ €78

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Date: Paris, 1774

 

Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5.

Charts of York's Bay, Haven of the Three Islands, St. David's Bay, and Elizabeth's Bay. This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage ent...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Date: Paris, 1774

 

Mexique ou le N.Espagne.

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...

Estimate: $180 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Canada Creek Falls . . [title in French, English, German & Latin] N°32. Pl. 4.

A view of the Canada Creek Falls.From 8e Livraison Amérique Septentrionale - Etat de New York. After Jacques Milbert and lithographed by Dupressoir and figures by V. Ada...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: MILBERT, J.
Date: Paris, Bove dirigée par Nöel ainé & Cie, 1892

 

[City Of New York and Environs].

A very decorative bird's-eye view of Manhattan, Brooklyn, and part of New Jersey. Manhattan Island from the southwest is surrounded by the Hudson, Harlem, East River, and...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: CURRIER & IVES.
Date: New York, 1875

 

New York Ferry Boat. (Bac à vapeur de New York).

A very decorative print showing the New York Ferry Boat "Fulton," published by Currier & Ives. The Ferry boat "Fulton" sails to the right. A singl...

Estimate: $400 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: CURRIER & IVES.
Date: New York, ca. 1875

 

[Canadian Indian traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Canadian Indian traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°32.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernem...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Canadian Indians ].

Aquatint depicting a group of Canadian Indians engraved by Gallina. Plate N° 33 n°1.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[The Rock-Bridge. Le Pont de Roche ].

Aquatint depicting the Rock-Bridge engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N° 48.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice,...

Estimate: $100 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[View of the Potomac River from Mount Vernon ].

Aquatint depicting a view of the Potomac River from Mount Vernon engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°46.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire d...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Florida Indian cooking ].

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 m...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Slave labor on an indigo plantation ].

Aquatint depicting slave labor on an indigo plantation engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°51.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouverne...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Slave labor on a Tobacco plantation ].

Aquatint depicting slave labor on an tobacco plantation engraved by Biasioli. Plate N°50.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouverne...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Indian accessories ].

Aquatint depicting Indian accessories engraved by Gallina. Plate N°49.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice,...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827