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[ Mexican weapons ].

Aquatint depicting an Oaxaca monument representing a warrior engraved by Bonatti. Plate N°66.Oaxaca is the historic home of the Zapotec and Mixtec peoples, and contains ...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Aztec low relief representing ancient warriors ].

Aquatint depicting an Oaxaca monument representing a warrior engraved by Bonatti. Plate N°67.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouv...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

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...

$4500 / ≈ €4100

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

 

[ Hieroglyph representing the Cihuacohuat Goddess ].

Aquatint depicting a hieroglyph representing the Cihuacohuat Goddess engraved by DKB. Plate N°68.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du ...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Azrec Idols ].

Aquatint depicting Aztec idols engraved by Gallina. Plate N°698.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

Carte de l'Amerique Septle. Pour Servir a l'intelligence de la Guerre entre les Anglois et les Insurgents...

Second state of this extremely rare separate publication. This separately issued map is one of the most beautiful of the thirteen American Colonies from the Revolutionary...

$11000 / ≈ €10022

Publisher: BEAURAIN, Jean Chev. de
Date: Paris, ca. 1756

 

[Human sacrifice.]

Aquatint depicting a human sacrifice engraved by Gallina. Plate N°72.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, ...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

Driving chart of Hartford and vicinity : 15 miles around.

Road map by Albert A. Hyde & Co. of Hartford and vicinity, with the Connecticut River in the center. Published by Albert A. Hyde & Co., in New York and lithograph...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: HYDE & Co, A. A.
Date: New York / Philadelphia, 1884

 

[ Gladiators ].

Aquatint depicting gladiators in combat engraved by Gallina. Plate N°73.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milic...

$100 / ≈ €91

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.]

Many of the Dutch were in poor health after their Atlantic crossing and when they found an island to the north of Rio de Janeiro, called Santa Clara, (I. do Francez) they...

$125 / ≈ €114

Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Manuscript plan of Havana harbour.

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

$1500 / ≈ €1367

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Spain c.1820

 

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...

$1100 / ≈ €1002

Publisher: MAIER, J.
Date: Stuttgart, 1888

 

Antille od Indie Occidentali per il geografo T.Duvoteney.

Uncommon Italian map of Caribbean. Map is in outlined color.Many Indian names and settlements.From Geografia Storica and published by Fratelli Doyen in Turin.

$50 / ≈ €46

Publisher: DOYEN, Fr.
Date: Turin, 1857

 

Coast to Coast.

A game board that features a map of the U.S. with a built-in spinner. Players travel a circular track around the map visiting landmarks as they go. A fun way to learn geo...

$100 / ≈ €91

Publisher: HARIETT-GILMAR
Date: New York, ca. 1950

 

[ Local Mexican Indian game, the Voladores de Papantla ].

Aquatint depicting local game engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°77.The Aztecs also had spectacular dances such as the Voladores de Papantla ,the Sun Dance, in which the dan...

$100 / ≈ €91

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Acrobatic games ].

Aquatint depicting acrobatic games engraved by Gallina. Plate N°78.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

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...

$90 / ≈ €82

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

 

[ Bread making ].

Aquatint depicting a family making bread engraved by Gallina. Plate N°82.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la mili...

$80 / ≈ €73

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

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...

$80 / ≈ €73

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

 

[ Mexican traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Mexican traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°83.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de ...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

Les Costes Aux Environs De La Riviere De Misisipi Decouvertes par Mr. De la Salle en 1683, et reconnues par Mr. Le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699 . . . 1705

A historically significant map of Florida and the Gulf Coast shows especially the Mississippi's estuary in some detail, more or less correctly located.The locations of ma...

$1200 / ≈ €1093

Publisher: DE FER, N.
Date: Paris, 1705

 

[ Hieroglyph Christian calendar written in an Aztec style ].

Aquatint depicting Hieroglyph Christian calendar written in an Aztec style engraved by BonattiB. Plate N°84.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou H...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

Paraguay o Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz de la Sierra.

Blaeu's map of the Rio de la Plata region of South America. Originally engraved for Jodocus Hondius II, at his death in August 1629 this map was, among 39 other copper pl...

$250 / ≈ €228

Publisher: BLAEU, W
Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

[ Mechoacan Indians traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Mechoacan Indians traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°85.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvern...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

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...

$2750 / ≈ €2505

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.

German text on verso. A finely engraved, decorative map of Venezuela. The islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Margarita, Aruba, and Curaçao are shown. With a decorative titl...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

North and South America At-A-Glance.

A clever device for demonstrating the statistics of each country, the Area, Population, Population per Sq. Mile, Highest Elevation, Principal River, Currency, Capital, Fo...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: THE INTERNATIONAL AT-A-GLANCE CHART CO.
Date: New York & London: International At-A-Glance Chart Co. 1931

 

United States At-A-Glance.

A clever device for demonstrating the statistics of each state, the Area, Population, Highest Elevation, Principal River, Capital, railroad Mileage, Date Entered Union, P...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: THE INTERNATIONAL AT-A-GLANCE CHART CO.
Date: New York & London: International At-A-Glance Chart Co. 1931

 

Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . .

Famous town plan of Cuzco, from the first German edition of part VI of de Bry's " Grands Voyages". In this work the conquest of Peu by Pizarro was discribed. Th...

$1500 / ≈ €1367

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

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...

$16000 / ≈ €14577

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

 

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...

$4500 / ≈ €4100

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

 

Carte Réduite Du Golphe Du Mexique Et Des Isles De L' Amérique..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart prepared by Bellin of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. In addition to a magnificent title cartouche and a color key to the ...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris dated year 17, or 1808

 

Carte du Mexique et des Etats Unis d'Amérique...

A later edition of De l'Isle's foundation map of 1703, widely regarded as one of the most influential maps in the history of American Cartography. This updated version of...

$1200 / ≈ €1093

Publisher: L'ISLE, G. de. / DEZAUCHE.
Date: Paris, 1783

 

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 ...

$2200 / ≈ €2004

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

 

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...

$2250 / ≈ €2050

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1657

 

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...

$3000 / ≈ €2733

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 ...

$3000 / ≈ €2733

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

 

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 ...

$3500 / ≈ €3189

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

 

Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les Isles de Cuba..

Scarce map of Caribbean. A visually stunning map with a large title cartouche. This large one-sheet map was produced by the Venetian cosmographer Vincenzo Coronelli when ...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P.
Date: Paris, 1688