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Map of the Day: Spruner Map of the Ancient World After Alexander (1865)

November 23rd, 2014

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Spruner map of the Ancient World after the Empire of Alexander, with several insets of important cities. Original hand outlining and coloring. Latin language.

From Spruner-Menke Atlas Antiquus. Karoli Spruneri Opus tertio edidit Theodorus Menke. Publisher: Gothae: Sumitrus Justi Perthes, 1865.

Map size 42 cm x 32 cm. Center fold as issued.

Condition very good-. Light toning at edges, minor spotting as noted in picture. 

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Map of the Day: Mitchell Map of New York (1852)

November 22nd, 2014

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Mitchell and Cowperthwait map of New York, with county coloring. Erie canal inset. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From A New Universal Atlas of the World, containing maps of the various empires, kingdoms, states and republics of the World. By William Augustus Mitchell, one of the most notable American mapmakers of the 19th century. The early pre-1855 Mitchell editions in particular are prized for their accuracy and rarity, especially in their representations of the American West and Asia. Publisher Thomas, Cowperthwait, and co., Philadelphia.

Map size 43 cm x 35 cm.

Condition good. Minor toning at edges and spotting throughout. Minor bend on one corner (flat). Good candidate for restoration.

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Map of the Day: Stieler Map of the United States Atlantic (1885)

November 21st, 2014

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Stieler map of the USA mid-Atlantic, with Florida, Virginia, Georgia, Alabama, North and South Carolina, and extensive road networks. Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Adolf Stieler’s Handatlas: Uber Alle Theile Der Erde Und Uber Das Weltgebaude. Updated with new findings. The Stieler maps of the late 19th century were known for their high detail and for combining physical and political representations on one sheet in a way similar to contemporary maps today. Published by Gotha, Justus Perthes.

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Map of the Day: Guthrie Map of the West Indies (1795)

November 20th, 2014

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Guthrie map of the West Indies, with extensive Bahamas markings. Original strike and outlining.

From A New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar and Present State of the Several Kingdoms of the World, illustrated with a correct set of maps by William Guthrie Esq. Published by GG and J Robinson for Charles Dilly, London.

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Map of the Day: Mentelle Map of Isles Britanniques (1804)

November 19th, 2014

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Mentelle’s Map of the British Isles. 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 18.5 cm x 23 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: La Brugere Map of British Isles (1877)

November 18th, 2014

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Hand-colored map of England, Scotland, and Ireland, single sheet, very light foxing, no rips or tears.

F. de la La Brugere and Alphonse Baralle, 1877. publisher: Fayard Paris, Atlas Universel. Original map, not a reprint or reproduction.

Map size 25 cm x 30 cm.

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Map of the Day: Dufour Map of the Austrian Empire (1863)

November 17th, 2014

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Dufour’s Map of the Austrian Empire. 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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Map of the Day: Stieler Map of the World with Polar Insets (1885)

November 16th, 2014

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Stieler map of The World with north pole and south pole insets. Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Adolf Stieler’s Handatlas: Uber Alle Theile Der Erde Und Uber Das Weltgebaude. Updated with new findings. The Stieler maps of the late 19th century were known for their high detail and for combining physical and political representations on one sheet in a way similar to contemporary maps today. Published by Gotha, Justus Perthes.

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Map of the Day: Stieler Map of the Baltics (1885)

November 15th, 2014

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Stieler map of Northwest Russia and the Baltics Original factory outlining and coloring.

From Adolf Stieler’s Handatlas: Uber Alle Theile Der Erde Und Uber Das Weltgebaude. Updated with new findings. The Stieler maps of the late 19th century were known for their high detail and for combining physical and political representations on one sheet in a way similar to contemporary maps today. Published by Gotha, Justus Perthes.

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Map of the Day: Columbian Map of the 1890 wheat crop (1893)

November 14th, 2014

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Rathbun map of wheat production in the USA and world in 1890. Original factory coloring and outlining.

From The Columbian World’s Fair Atlas.

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