America

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  • Very fine map of Brazil 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. This is the only atlas that Garnier produced, according to Phillips. (836) [cod.1091/15]

    • Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
    • Year: 1862
    • Dimension: 470 x 340 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • 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
  • Very detailed and decorative map of Mexico with the Caribbean includes an inset of Central America and Panama. 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 … [cod.1091/15]

    • Author: GARNIER Francis Marie Joseph
    • Year: 1862
    • Dimension: 340 x 500 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • Charming classical pocket map of Pacific coast of Mexico. 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 were copied from those of the great cartographer Mercator of around 1580-90 or were reductions of Hondius’ own maps of 1606. Almost 20 years later Joannes Janssonius commissioned a new set of copperplat

    • Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
    • Year: 1648
    • Dimension: 190 x 135 mm
    • Place of publication: Amsterdam
  • A finely engraved copper plate map that covers Paraguay, Uruguay and part of the contiguous countries. Good detail of the region around Buenos Ayres and the Rio de la Plata. Decorative title cartouche, engraved by Pitteri. [cod.1020/15]

    • Author: ZATTA Antonio
    • Year: 1779
    • Dimension: 400 x 320 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Detailed map of Peru, extending from just North of Guayqauil to just South of the Tropic of Capricorn, showing the western Amazon, Andes, Lake Titicaca, and the many reigions and Territories. 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.

    • Author: ZATTA Antonio
    • Year: 1779
    • Dimension: 407 x 310 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Fine example of Coronelli’s map of the Caribbean. Centered on Hispaniola the map shows from the Southern tip of Florida and the Canal di Bahama to the Yucatan, to the Easternmost Antilles and Trinidad. Includes also the Caymans, Virgin Islands and smaller islands of the coast of Mexico. The cartouche also contains a dedication to Sebastiano Bernardi. Vincenzo Maria Coronelli is widely recognised as one of Italy?s most famous and greatest cartographers. He received an ecclesiastical education at

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1690
    • Dimension: 257 x 430 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
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    Really interesting map of North and South America with decorative cartouche and nice original colouring. Shows a lot of Indians tribes, updated Nothwest Passage and the tracks of Cook in New Zealand of 1771.

    • Author: ZATTA Antonio
    • Year: 1779
    • Dimension: 400 x 305 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
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    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
  • 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
  • An attractive miniature map of Chile and Central Argentina by Thomas Starling from popular Victorian atlas “The Royal Cabinet Atlas, And Universal Compendium Of All Places In The Known World” published by Bull and Churton in London in 1833. The map is accompanied by a page of text giving the latitude and longitude of the major towns.

    • Author: STARLING Thomas
    • Year: 1833
    • Dimension: 90 x 145 mm
    • Place of publication: London
  • 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