Map of the Day: Andree Map of Algeria and Tunisia (1903)

January 15th, 2015

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Andree map of Algeria and Tunisia 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: Ginn and Heath map of Asia Minor (1879)

January 14th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Ginn and Heath map of Asia Minor, factory coloring. 

Map size 32 cm x 24 cm. Center fold as issued.

Condition very good to fine. No rips or tears, small toning at edges.

From Ginn and Heath’s Classical Atlas of the World, Ginn and Heath Publishers, New York, 1879.

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Ginn and Heath map of Asia Minor (1879)

Map of the Day: Malte-Brun Map of Ancient Egypt (1862)

January 13th, 2015

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Malte-Brun and Huot map of Ancient Egypt. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Atlas de la Geographie Universelle (description de toutes les parties du monde), nouvelle edition. By M.J.J.N. Huot, in association with Malte-Brun. Publisher Garnier Freres, Paris. Nouvelle Edition.

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Map of the Day: Malte-Brun Map of Russia in Europe (1862)

January 12th, 2015

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Malte-Brun and Huot map of Russia in Europe. Nice detail. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Atlas de la Geographie Universelle (description de toutes les parties du monde), nouvelle edition. By M.J.J.N. Huot, in association with Malte-Brun. Publisher Garnier Freres, Paris. Nouvelle Edition.

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Map of the Day: Baur map of South America (1857)

January 11th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Commercial and industrial map of South America, from Baur’s interpretation. Clean and crisp coloring and condition. Factory coloring, early representation of immediate post-hand coloring and factory off-set 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 South America (1857)

Map of the Day: Velhagen and Klasing map of South America (1901)

January 10th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Velhagen and Klasing map of South America. Factory coloring. Well detailed.

Map size 50 cm x 37 cm.

Condition very good to fine. No rips or tears, minor toning at edges. Center fold as issued, single sided. Minor cut at edge of fold that does not extend to map.

Published by Velhagen & Klasings (A. Scobel) Neuer Volks- und Familien-Atlas in einhundert Kartenseiten
Herausgegeben von A. Scobel Ausgef

Map of the Day: Johnston Map of Southern and Northern Africa (1861)

January 9th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Alexander Johnston map of Northern and Southern Africa. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From The Royal Atlas of Modern Geography by Alexander Keith Johnston, Geographer to the Queen for Scotland. Published by William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1861.

Map of the Day: Mentelle Chart of World and Roman Empire History (1804)

January 8th, 2015

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Mentelle’s Tableau Sychronique Des Principaux Evenemens, a history of Ancient and Modern. Interesting chart with representation as of 1804 of the important events of history. French.

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.

Chart size 60 cm x 41.5 cm, center fold as issued.

Condition good to very good. Light toning at edges and in center fold. Minor openings at center of fold corners. 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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Mentelle Chart of World and Roman Empire History (1804)

Map of the Day: De Vaugondy Map of Poland (1770)

January 7th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Difficult edition map of Poland. Map as issued, no period coloring or contemporary coloring. Clean of markings.

Map size 16 cm x 15 cm. Off-center fold as issued. Condition very good. No rips or tears, small amount of foxing, toning on the edges and in the fold.

by Gilles Robert de Vaugondy, famed 18th century mapmaker.

Educational work. From Methode Abregee et Facile Pour Apprendre La Geographie. First edition. Publisher: A Paris Chez les Libraires associ

Map of the Day: Andree Map of Mongolia and Siberia (1903)

January 6th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Andree map of North Asia. 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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