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America. Beauty • Wonders • Inspiration • Progress • Without End

Uncommon large and very decorative map of the United States and Mexico showing the tourist attractions, published as brochure to promote American, Canadian and Mexican Railroads. On verso descriptive text in french, photos of the most interesting places and the plan of the train car with the services offered on board.

  • Author: Poole Bros. Inc.
  • Dimension: 69 x 81 cm
  • Place of publication: Chicago
  • Year: 1936

 300,00

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Amerique Boreale, Nouvelle Bretagne & Canada

Detailed and decorative map of Canada and the Polar Regions from Atlas Spheroidal et Universel de Geographie by M.F.A. Garnier published in Paris at Veuve Jules Renouard in 1862. This atlas is exceptional for its “spheroidal” maps of the globe, showing the various continents and poles, shaded to give the effect of a sphere floating in space. The remaining maps are also very well executed and colored. [cod.1091/15]

  • Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
  • Year: 1862
  • Dimension: 360 x 500 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris

 150,00

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Amerique du Nord et Centrale

Color pictorial map of North and Central America, with decorative title cartouche and borders, depict countries, regions, major cities, industries, agriculture, Indian settlements and wildlife. Includes decorative compass rose oriented with the north to the upper margin. Relief shown pictorially. Published by Ode Paris in 1951 from a drawn by Jaques Liozu.

  • Author: Jaques Liozu
  • Dimension: 410 x 560 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Year: 1951

 180,00

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Amerique Septentrionale

Lovely map by Eduard Dumas-Vorzet showing in nice details north America and Canada. At left inset the new polar discoveries on the Smith Sounds. From the famous Atlas Universel d’Histoire et de Geographie by Marie Nicolas Bouillet published in Paris in 1877.

  • Author: Eduard Dumas-Vorzet
  • Year: 1877
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Dimension: 260 x 200 mm

 60,00

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Carta della Carolina e Giorgia

Detailed map of the region from just north of Albermarle to Jekil Isle, extending inland to the Appalachians and showing part of Eastern Tennessee. From Bellin’s Teatro della Guerra Marittima published in Venice in 1781 at Formaleoni. Shows extensive river system, mountains, ilands and some early settlements on bothe sides of the mountains. Only a single edition apperead in Italian.

  • Author: BELLIN Jacques Nicholas
  • Year: 1781
  • Dimension: 270 x 180 mm
  • Place of publication: Venice

 200,00

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Carta della Nuova Inghilterra Nuova yorc, e Pensilvania

An excellent early map of the region bounded by New England, Lake Ontario and the northern Chesapeake River, centered on New York and Connecticut. From Bellin’s Teatro della Guerra Marittima published in Venice in 1781 at Formaleoni. Roads are shown as double lines, unlike in prior editions, which were single lines. Shows towns, roads, mountains, rivers, islands, capes, ports and other nice details. Only a single edition apperead in Italian.

  • Author: BELLIN Jacques Nicholas
  • Year: 1781
  • Dimension: 293 x 200 mm
  • Place of publication: Venice

 280,00

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City of Quebec with Historical Notes

An exceptional 1932 bird’s eye view map of the city of Quebec, Canada by Samuel Herbert Maw. The densely filled map displays parks, buildings, named streets and historic notations embellished by numerous coats of arms and a large compass rose. Born in England, Maw was an architect, delineator, etcher, cartographer and designer. After winning the Sloane Medallion from the Royal Institute of British Architects in 1905 and showing at the Royal Academy in London in 1909, Maw moved to Canada where he spent the remainder of his successful career designing buildings, squares and landmarks. He is best known for his perspective drawings, such as this one, heralded as “a masterpiece of Canadian cartography, a bird’s-eye view of Quebec City, begun in 1926 and completed in 1932, in which he accurately rendered every single building in the Old Town and surrounding area, complete with a hand-drawn cartouche and historical notes on the significance of the buildings shown.

  • Author: Samuel Herbert Maw
  • Year: 1932
  • Dimension: 850 x 650 mm
  • Place of publication: Toronto

 500,00

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Die Staaten von Arkansas, Missisipi, Lousiana, Alabama

Lovely engraved map based on the cartography by C. Franz Radefeld (1788-1874) showing the Arkansas, Mississipi, Louisiana, Alabama and Florida Panhandle. Inset of New Oreleans suurndings. From the “Meyer’s Neuester Zeitungs Atlas” published by Bibliographischen Instituts in Hildburghausen in 1849-52. The innovation of this work is that almost all maps had small inserts showing richly detailed maps of major cities and their surrunding areas: so not only could travellers carry the atlas with them

  • Author: MEYER Joseph
  • Year: 1849
  • Dimension: 270 x 200 mm
  • Place of publication: Hildburghausen

 150,00

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Die staaten von New York, Pensylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia

Lovely engraved map based on the cartography by C. Franz Radefeld (1788-1874) showing part of United States which includes insets of New York City, Philadelphia, Niagara Falls, Albany, Pittsburgh and the Baltimore – Washington DC area. From the “Meyer’s Neuester Zeitungs Atlas” published by Bibliographischen Instituts in Hildburghausen in 1849-52. The innovation of this work is that almost all maps had small inserts showing richly detailed maps of major cities and their surrunding areas: so not

  • Author: MEYER Joseph
  • Year: 1849
  • Dimension: 200 x 265 mm
  • Place of publication: Hildburghausen

 180,00

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Etats Unis

A lovely little map published in 1920 circa as advertising for La Belle Jardiniere, the first great shopping center in Paris, showing the United States of America. Below nice vignette and essential notes.

  • Author: Anon.
  • Dimension: 60 x 105 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris
  • Year: 1920

 50,00

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Etats-Unis de l’Amerique du Nord. Limites en 1835.

The very fine and interesting map shows the boundaries of the US immediately prior to Texas claiming its independence. Many Indian Tribes and early forts noted. Insets of Texas and St. Pierre Miquelon. From Atlas Spheroidal et Universel de Geographie by M.F.A. Garnier published in Paris at Veuve Jules Renouard in 1862. This atlas is exceptional for its “spheroidal” maps of the globe, showing the various continents and poles, shaded … [cod.1091/15]

  • Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
  • Year: 1862
  • Dimension: 340 x 500 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris

 250,00

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Etats-Unis de l’Amerique du Nord. Limites en 1860.

The fine and decorative map includes the American cartography of the period: the Oregon and Washington territories extending to the Rocky Mountains with the Kansas extends to Colorado and Nebraska runs to Canada. Excellent detail in Texas. From Atlas Spheroidal et Universel de Geographie by M.F.A. Garnier published in Paris at Veuve Jules Renouard in 1862. This atlas is exceptional for its “spheroidal” maps of the globe, showing the various … [cod.1091/15

  • Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
  • Year: 1862
  • Dimension: 360 x 500 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris

 300,00

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Impero del Messico

Uncommon elegant Italian map of Mexico by Filippo Naymiller showing in nice detail California, Texas, etc. published in Milan in 1860 at Francesco Pagnoni. The map shows the boundaries of the Western US immediately after the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo signed in 1848. The shape of “Nuova California” (New California) is really interesting including a prominent “Lago Timpanogos” and “Lago Teguayo” and a curious range of mountains called Monte S. Giuseppe, which create the source of two great rivers called “Gesu Maria” and “Wimmelco” flowing into San Francisco Bay. The early Upper California Missions are noted. Texas is shown in its Republic configuration. Early Indian Tribes named.
Includes a second sheet of text embellished by vignettes engraved by Balbi showing Mexico City and Veracruz providing really interesting geographical and statistical information. The map was finely engraved by Pietro Allodi.

  • Author: Filippo Naymiller, Francesco Pagnoni
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  • Place of publication: Milan
  • Year: 1860

 250,00

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L’Amerique Septentrionale

Interesting map of North America engraved on copper by Glot. From the scarce “Atlas Portatif, contenant la G‚ographie Universelle Ancienne et Moderne” by Eustache Herisson published in Paris in 1809 at Desray.

  • Author: HERISSON Eustache
  • Year: 1809
  • Dimension: 218 x 180 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris
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La Baia d’ Hudson Terra di Labrador e Groenlandia

Excellent map of Hudson Bay, Baffin Bay, part of Greenland, Labrador and Northern Canada. From “Atlante Novissimo, illustrato ed accresciuto sulle osservazioni, e scoperte fatte dai piu’ celebri e piu’ recenti cartografi” by Antonio Zatta published in Venice in 1779. Very good condition with nice and decorative original colours. [cod.1092/15]

  • Author: ZATTA Antonio
  • Year: 1779
  • Dimension: 300 x 405 mm
  • Place of publication: Venice

 300,00

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Le isole di Terra Nuova e Capo Breton

Detailed map of Newfoundland and Cap Breton Island, along with neighboring Islands, including St. Pierre Michelon. From “Atlante Novissimo, illustrato ed accresciuto sulle osservazioni, e scoperte fatte dai piu’ celebri e piu’ recenti cartografi” by Antonio Zatta published in Venice in 1779. Very good condition with nice and decorative original colours. [cod.1170/15]

  • Author: ZATTA Antonio
  • Year: 1779
  • Dimension: 420 x 315 mm
  • Place of publication: Venice

 400,00

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Les Etat Unis de l’Amerique

Interesting map of the USA showing in great detail of towns, cities and rivers. Engraved on copper by Glot. From the scarce “Atlas Portatif, contenant la G‚ographie Universelle Ancienne et Moderne” by Eustache Herisson published in Paris in 1809 at Desray.

  • Author: HERISSON Eustache
  • Year: 1809
  • Dimension: 225 x 190 mm
  • Place of publication: Paris

 150,00

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North America from the best Authorities

A fine map of North America with a lovely detailed depiction of the East Coast. A large lake is shown in present day Idaho. The interesting map was engraved with great care by James Barlow. Published in London in 1807.

  • Author: George Kearsley, James Barlow
  • Dimension: 18 x 21,5 cm
  • Place of publication: London
  • Year: 1807

 150,00

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United States – The Land and The People

Lovely pictorial map of the United States featuring information about the varied backgrounds of the citizens and the industries in different parts of the country. The very decorative promotional map issued for the Brussels Universal Exhibition of 1958 shown on America as a multi-national, multi-cultural nation. The map is covered with pictorial images of historical sites and Americans working and playing. Labels on each state show the principal national origins of the residents, for example, Danish, Dutch and German in South Dakota. Across the top are eight figures in stereotypical native clothing (kilt, sombrero, wooden shoes). Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and Alaska are shown as territories. At Bottom left the author’s signature. This map was issued as a folded map and it retains its folds.

  • Author: Mary Ronin
  • Dimension: 49 x 69 cm
  • Year: 1958

 350,00

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Virginia

This is a reduced version of John Smith?s map of the Chesapeake Bay region. It is the only regional map of North America to appear in the Atlas Minor. According to Burden this is the new plate used here for the first time with the small cartouche at top left. From the Mercator Hondius “Atlas Minor” published in Amsterdam in 1648 at Jannsonius with german text on verso. In 1607 Jodocus Hondius published a reduced size version of Mercator’s “Atlas”, itself suitably titled “Atlas Minor”. The maps

  • Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
  • Year: 1648
  • Dimension: 195 x 145 mm
  • Place of publication: Amsterdam

 500,00

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