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Map of the Day: Blackie Map of Sweden and Norway (1860)

September 19th, 2014

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Very large, very detailed, Hand-outlined map of Sweden and Norway. Center fold. No rips or tears, small amount of foxing, toning on the edges.

Map size 50 cm x 40 cm.

by W.G. Blackie, The Imperial Atlas of Modern Geography (London), 1860. The 1860 edition is scarce, and the Imperial Atlas is known for the large map sizes and extensive detail, with over 120,000 placenames.

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

September 18th, 2014

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

Map size 40 cm x 32 cm. Condition good to very good. Minor toning/foxing. 

Derived from Johnson’s New Illustrated Family Atlas of the World, 1863. Classic vintage plate from the mid-Civil War period. Mapmaker A.J. Johnson, New York, United States. 

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Map of the Day: Mentelle Map of Ancient Europe – Bohemia (1804)

September 17th, 2014

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Mentelle’s Map of Ancient Europe, showing an independent Bohemia. Original hand outlining. 

From Atlas de Tableaux et de Cartes (Grave Par PF Tardeieu) pour Le Cours Complet de Cosmographie, de Geographie, de Chronologie et D’historie Ancienne et Moderne par Edma Mentelle. Seconde Edition, 1804.

Map size 19 cm x 25 cm, center fold as issued.

Condition very good-. Light toning at edges and in center fold. Paper a strong white for the period.

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Edme Mentelle (1730-1815) was an eminent French cartographer, and the geography teacher to the French explorer Baudin. Cape Mentelle in Western Australia is named after him. Although Mentelle did not have a large number of publications to his credit, he is credited with a considerable enhancement of knowledge in Australia, Southeast Asia, and North America specifically. Later works include collaborations with Conrad Malte-Brun. PF Tardieu is from the famous Tardieu cartography family, and served as engraver in this series. 

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Map of the Day: Dufour Map of Sacred Geography (1863)

September 16th, 2014

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Dufour’s Map of sacred geography, including ancient Palestine. Original hand coloring and outlining, strong and bright colors.

From Atlas Universel: Physique, Historique et Politique de Geographie Ancienne et Moderne. By H. Dufour, with steel engraving by Ch. Dyonnet in Paris, France. Dufour’s Atlas Universel was one of the most important atlas series to be published in France during the 19th Century. Adolphe Hippolye (Auguste-Henri) Dufour was a student of Lapie, and a key member of France’s mid 19th-century cartography community.

Map size large folio, 76 cm x 55 cm.

Condition very good. Center fold as issued. Light toning at edges and in fold.

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Dufour Map of Sacred Geography (1863)

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Map of the Day: Tunison Map of England and Wales (1914)

September 15th, 2014

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Tunison map of England and Wales, with Liverpool and London insets. Original factory outlining and coloring, designed to mimic the style of the Johnson and Mitchell atlases of the mid 19th century.

From Tunison’s Peerless Universal Atlas of the World.

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Map of the Day: Delamarche Map of Ancient Germany (1843)

September 14th, 2014

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Delamarche map of Ancient Germany. Original printing and original hand coloring and outlining.

From Atlas de La Geographie: Ancienne, du Moyen-Age et Moderne. Published by Chez L’auteur, successeur de Robert de Vaugondy, geographe du roi. Annee Scolaire. 

Map size 40 cm x 29 cm.

Condition good to very good. Center fold as issued. Minor toning and spotting as seen in image.

Charles Francois Delamarche and his son Felix were two of the most important French mapmakers of the late 18th and early 19th century. Inheriting the mantle from Robert de Vaugondy and Bonne, The Delamarche faily served as the official mapmakers to French royalty and the later geographic society of the republic.

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Map of the Day: Baur map of The World (1857)

September 13th, 2014

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Map of the World by Baur’s Industrial and Commercial Atlas. Clean and crisp coloring and condition. Factory coloring, early representation of immediate post-hand coloring period.
 
Derived from Atlas fur Handel und Industrie fur Kaufleute, Fabrikanten und Gewerbetreibende. Mannheim, 1857. Fredrich Bassermann and C.F. Baur. The Baur Atlas was one of the first post-1850 atlases to focus exclusively on commercial and industrial development, a popular trend throughout the late 19th and early 20th century.
 
In 4to oblong, 35 cm x 29 cm.

Condition fine.

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Baur map of The World (1857)

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Map of the Day: Dufour map of Europe – River Basins (1854)

September 12th, 2014

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A. H. Dufour map of Europe – River basins. Original hand coloring / outlining. 

Map size 32 cm x 25 cm. Center fold as issued. Condition good to fair. Moderate toning and spotting

Derived from Geographie Universelle de Malte-Brun. Atlas Dresse et divise par nationalites contenan tous les chemins de fer par A.H. Dufour. Paris, Georges Barba, 1854.

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Dufour map of Europe - River Basins (1854)

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Map of the Day: Collier map of England and Wales (1907)

September 11th, 2014

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Collier map of England and Wales, factory coloring. Well detailed.

Map size 36 cm x 24 cm.

Condition fine. No rips or tears, very minor toning at edges.

Published by New Encyclopedic Atlas and Gazetteer, Collier & Son, N. Y. The map is by Dodd, Mead & Co., A. L. Poates Engr’g Co., N. Y., 1907.

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Map of the Day: Leroy Map of the Roman Empire (1896)

September 10th, 2014

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Leroy map of the Roman and Occidental Empire. Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Atlas Universel Et Classique de Geographie: Ancienne, Romaine, du Moyen Age Moderne et Contemporaine. Updated with new findings MM Drioux et Ch. Leroy. Librarie Classique Eugene Belin, PAris France. Published 1896. This Leroy edition is notable both for an early French factory pressing as well as the extended attention to global physical landmass characteristics that became extremely popular in the decades succeeding it.

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