Map of the Day: Dufour map of Allemagne – SE (1854)

May 12th, 2015

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A. H. Dufour map of Allemagne – southeast. 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 Allemagne - SE (1854)

Map of the Day: Guthrie Map of Hindoostan (1805)

May 11th, 2015

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Guthrie’s map of India. 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 Hindoostan (1805)

Map of the Day: Blackie Map of Southern India (1860)

May 10th, 2015

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Very large, very detailed, Hand-outlined map of Southern India. 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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Blackie Map of Southern India (1860)

Map of the Day: Spofford Map of Switzerland (1900)

May 9th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Spofford’s map of Switzerland. Original map, factory coloring.

Map size 36 cm x 58 cm. Condition fine. Map is partitioned into two sections. each individual section 36 x 29 cm. Map can be folded to display as single unit, or separated to frame separately for effect. Varied color in the map is from the photo/lighting-map colors are continuous.

From Spofford’s Cabinet Cyclopedia Atlas of the World, 1900. Mapmaker Rand McNally, USA. Early atlas from the current and 20th century map leader. Gebbie Publishing, Philadelphia.

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Spofford Map of Switzerland (1900)

Map of the Day: Delamarche Map of the World (1835)

May 8th, 2015

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Delamarche map of the World. Interesting representation with the hemispheres reversed. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Atlas de la Geographie: Ancienne, du Moyen Age et Moderne, Adopte Par le Conseil Royal. By Felix Delmarche.

Map of the Day: Vuillemin Map of Bas-Rhin (1886)

May 7th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Vuillemin map of the province / department of Bas-Rhin, France. Original hand coloring and outlining.

From La France et Ses Colonies, Atlas Illustre. By MM. Vuillemin, L. Thuiller and Ch. Lacoste, under the direction of famous French mapmaker J. Migeon. Publisher J. Genouillac, Paris, 1886. The Vuillemin maps are famous from the period for their quality hand-coloring, extensive depiction of each province of france, attractive vingettes and engravings that accompany the maps, as well as the different fonts used for each province. France’s response to the Johnson and Mitchell maps of the mid-19th century.

Map size 23 cm x 20 cm.

Condition very good+ to fine. Strong strike, and good hand coloring.

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Vuillemin Map of Bas-Rhin (1886)

Map of the Day: Drury Map of British Possessions in North America (1822)

May 6th, 2015

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Drury map of early Canada as far as the Rocky Mountains, including Quebeck and Kingston. Large areas of unexplored territory as well as extensive representation of lakes and rivers in what is now northern Canada. Original black and white printing and color outlining.

From Geography for School, Upon a Plan Entirely New Atlas of Forty Luminous and Concise Maps. By Luke Drury, A. M. (USA). Publisher Miller and Hutchins, Providence, Rhode Island. Drury was a preeminent mapmaker of the early 19th century, and his state maps in particular were noted for their quality and accuracy before being largely overtaken by Finley. The 1822 edition in particular is difficult to obtain and desirable.

Map size 24 cm x 20 cm.

Condition good. Spotting and toning throughout. Excellent candidate for restoration.

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Drury Map of British Possessions in North America (1822)

Map of the Day: Vuillemin Map of Cotes du Nord (1886)

May 5th, 2015

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Vuillemin map of the province / department of Cotes du Nord, France. Original hand coloring and outlining.

From La France et Ses Colonies, Atlas Illustre. By MM. Vuillemin, L. Thuiller and Ch. Lacoste, under the direction of famous French mapmaker J. Migeon. Publisher J. Genouillac, Paris, 1886. The Vuillemin maps are famous from the period for their quality hand-coloring, extensive depiction of each province of france, attractive vingettes and engravings that accompany the maps, as well as the different fonts used for each province. France’s response to the Johnson and Mitchell maps of the mid-19th century.

Map size 23 cm x 20 cm.

Condition very good+ to fine. Strong strike, and good hand coloring.

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Vuillemin Map of Cotes du Nord (1886)

Map of the Day: La Brugere Map of Mexico (1877)

May 4th, 2015

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Hand-colored map of Mexico, single sheet, 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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La Brugere Map of Mexico (1877)

Map of the Day: Leroy Map of Ancient France and Italy (1896)

May 3rd, 2015

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Leroy map of Ancient France and Italy. 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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