Map of the Day: Malte-Brun Map of Europe Charles-Quint and 1789 (1812)

August 2nd, 2015

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Hand-outlined map of Europe in both 1789 and thimes of Charles-Quint. Map was previously framed, paper still a strong white for the period, no rips or tears.

Map size 33 cm x 25 cm.

by Conrad Malte-Brun, 1812. Atlas Complet du Precis de la Geographie Universelle. Hard to find early edition Malte-Brun map, high quality example from a mapmaker known for high attention to detail. In addition to his status as an important cartographer of the period, Malte-Brun was also a founder and the first secretary of the Societe de Geographie de Paris (1821). His son Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun, also a geographer, concerned himself with the course of African and Arctic exploration.

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Malte-Brun Map of Europe Charles-Quint and 1789 (1812)

Map of the Day: Yoshimoto Map of Bichu no Kuni (1834)

August 1st, 2015

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Yoshimoto map of Bichu no Kuni (or country). The Kuni system was abolished in the
mid-19C after Meiji Restoration. Often times, but not always, Kuni boundaries correspond to a current prefecture.

Map size 32 cm x 24 cm.

Condition: Good. Damage to margins, period repair at margins, center fold as issued.

Mapmaker Yamazaki YOSHIMOTO, date published TENPO 5 (1834)

Published by IWANAMI as “KOKUSHO SO MOKUROKU the Japanese classical books catalogue of the maximum scale” Difficult to find and historically significant.

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Yoshimoto Map of Bichu no Kuni (1834)

Map of the Day: Cary map of Dorsetshire (1787)

July 31st, 2015

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Cary map of Dorsetshire, original hand outlining.

Map size 27 cm x 21 cm.

Condition very good. No rips or tears, minor foxing and toning.

From Cary

Map of the Day: Delamarche Map of Africa (1813)

July 30th, 2015

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Delamarche map of Africa. Absolutely filled with

Map of the Day: Guthrie Map of France – Political (1805)

July 29th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Guthrie’s map of France – Political Departments. Hand outlining from the period.

Map size 22 cm x 15 cm. Fold as issued. Condition fair to good. Minor tear at fold, minor foxing, toning on the edges and in the fold.

From an Atlas to Guthrie’s Geographical Grammar, 1805. William Guthrie (later engraver for Carey) London, UK. Printed by Walker, Wilkie, and Robinson.

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Guthrie Map of France - Political (1805)

Map of the Day: Andree Map of Southern Africa (1903)

July 28th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Andree map of Southern Africa, with colonial trade routes. Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Andrees Allgemeiner Handatlas in 126 Haupt- und 139 Nebenkarten. Updated with new findings by A. Scobel. The Andree maps of the late 19th and early 20th century revolutionized mapmaking as by far the most detailed of the period, and for combining physical and political representations on one sheet in a way similar to contemporary maps today. In particular, Andree’s information on the Pacific and Africa were unsurpassed. Published Bielefeld and Leipzig by Verlag Von Velhagen and Klasing.

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Map of the Day: Camden Map of Norfolk (1806)

July 27th, 2015

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Camden county map of Norfolk. Original hand coloring and outlining.

From Britannia: A Chorographical Description of the Flourishing Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland and the Islands Adjacent.

Map of the Day: Saint-Cyr Map of France – Forestry (1881)

July 26th, 2015

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Saint-Cyr map of the forest cover of France. Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Atlas de Geographie Militaire (adopte par M. le Ministre de la Guerre). By special military advisor de Saint-Cyr. Interesting and difficult to find military edition of targets and regions of the world, known for its careful mapping of transportation networks.

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Map of the Day: Johnson Map of Illinois (1863)

July 25th, 2015

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Johnson’s map of Illinois. Original hand coloring and hand outlining. Steel plate engraved map.
 
From Johnson’s New Illustrated Family Atlas of the World, 1863. A classic atlas from the mid-Civil War period from the United States, first edition 1860 (mainly Colton derived). The 1863 atlas in particular is unique for its amalgamation of earlier Browning and Colton engravings with newer maps holding a revised border design. The Johnson series of maps are known for their detail, rich hand-coloring, relation to the periods of Civil War and American Expansion in the West, and for their vividly American style of cartography.  Mapmaker A.J. Johnson, New York, United States. 
 
Map size 30 cm x 43 cm. Minor toning at edges of margin. 

Condition very good.

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Johnson Map of Illinois (1863)

Map of the Day: Johnson Map of Indiana (1869)

July 24th, 2015

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Johnson’s map of Indiana. Original hand outlining and coloring from the period, steel engraved map. 

Map size 62 cm x 42 cm. Condition good to fair. Minor toning/foxing. Center fold as issued. Minor tear at fold and along edges that do not extend to map.

From Johnson’s New Illustrated Family Atlas of the World, 1869. One of the classic atlases of the period. Mapmaker A.J. Johnson, New York, United States. 

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Johnson Map of Indiana (1869)