Map of the Day: McNally Map of France and Spain (1865)

March 20th, 2015

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McNally map of France, Spain and Portugal. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From A System of Modern Geography, comprising a description of the present state of the world and its five great divisions: America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Oceania.

Map of the Day: Velhagen and Klasing map of the World – Colonial Routes (1901)

March 19th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Velhagen and Klasing map of the World and colonial routes, 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: Lobeck and Lotter Map of Circuli Saxoniae (1762)

March 18th, 2015

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Lobeck and Lotter map of Circuli Saxoniae Inferioris, including Hamburg and Dresden.  Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Atlas Geographicus Portatilis XXIX Mappis Orbis Habitibilis Regna Exhibilis. Kurzgefafste Geographie, in fich haltmed einen aneinander hangenden entwurf aller Theile des bewohnten Erdbodens nebit compendieufen Land-Charten, welche einen kleinen Sack-Atlas. By Tobias Lobeck and Tobias Conrad Lotter, Augsburg, 1755 (this edition is likely 1762). Lotter worked for famous mapmaker Seutter, and after his death came out with many of his own atlases. Fine period pocket maps that were more accurate than many of their contemporary peers, although many errors remained.

Map size 12.5 cm x 10 cm.

Condition very good+ to fine. Light toning at edges and very light toning, paper quality still strong.

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Lobeck and Lotter Map of Circuli Saxoniae (1762)

Map of the Day: Vuillemin Map of Algerie et Tunisie (1886)

March 17th, 2015

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Vuillemin map of the colonies of Algeria and Tunisia. 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 Algerie et Tunisie (1886)

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

March 16th, 2015

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Cary map of Warwickshire, 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: Andree Map of Global Wind (1903)

March 15th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Andree charts of global wind currents by season and rainfall. 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: Andree map of Cuba and Haiti (1893)

March 14th, 2015

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Andree map of Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, and the Netherlands Antilles. Attractive original factory coloring, and one of the most detailed maps of the period. One of the first examples of the more modern style of mapmaking that came to define 20th century mapmaking.

Map size 40 cm x 28 cm. Condition fine. On thick, glossy stock paper.

Derived from Andrees Allgemeiner Handatlas in 91 Haupt- und 86 Nebenkarten. Bielefeld und Leipzig, Verlag von Velhagen and Klasing, 1893. 

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Andree map of Cuba and Haiti (1893)

Map of the Day: Rousseau Map of the Battle of Eckmuhl (1853)

March 13th, 2015

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Rousseau map of the Battle of Eckmuhl from Thann to Absensberg on 16-23 April 1809. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Bibliotheque Historique et Militaire, dediee a l’armee et a la garde nationale de France. By Rousseau, in association with MM Ch. Liskenne et Sauvan, Paris. Engraver Ch. Dyonnet.

Map size 28 cm x 21 cm.

Condition good to very good. Light toning at edges, light spotting (pictured). 

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Rousseau Map of the Battle of Eckmuhl (1853)

Map of the Day: Finley Map of South America (1827)

March 12th, 2015

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Finley map of South America. Original hand coloring and outlining.

From The A New General Atlas, using a Complete Set of Maps, Representing the Grand Divisions of the Globe, together with the Several Empires, Kingdoms and States in the World.

Map of the Day: Andree Map of Germany – Physical (1903)

March 11th, 2015

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

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Andree map of Germany – physical. 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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