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Map of the Day: McNally Map of Texas (1865)

December 20th, 2014

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McNally map of Texas. Galveston inset. 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.

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Map of the Day: Leroy map of Europe – Charles Quint (1885)

December 19th, 2014

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MM Drioux and Ch. Leroy map of Europe during the time of Charles Quint. Factory and hand coloring, original.

Map size 22 cm x 30 cm. Condition very good to fine. Moderate toning.

Derived from Atlas Universel Et Classique De Geographie. Ancienne, Romaine, Du Moyen Age, Moderne et Contemporaine. MM. Drioux et Ch. Leroy – nouvelle edition. Paris, Librairie Classique Eugene Belin, 1885.

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Leroy map of Europe - Charles Quint (1885)

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Map of the Day: VA Malte-Brun Map of Russia (1861)

December 18th, 2014

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Malte-Brun map of Russia. Original hand outlining and coloring from the period, steel engraved map. 

Map size 31 cm x 43 cm. Condition very good to fine. Minor toning/foxing. Center fold as issued.

Derived from Atlas de la Geographie Universelle. Nouvelle Edition, 1861. Malte-Brun and M. J. J. N. Huot, Paris. Classic vintage plate from the mid-19th century period. Mapmaker Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun, son of Conrad Malte-Brun, and founder of the French institute Societe de Geographie. VA Malte-Brun was secretary general. 

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VA Malte-Brun Map of Russia (1861)

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Map of the Day: Vuillemin Map of Orne (1875)

December 17th, 2014

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Vuillemin map of the province of Orne, 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. 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 Orne (1875)

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Map of the Day: People’s map of Africa (1886)

December 16th, 2014

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People’s map of Africa, factory coloring. Well detailed.

Map size 58 cm x 36 cm. Center fold as issued.

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

From the People’s Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World. Published by People’s Publishing Company led by G.F. Cram, Chicago, 1886.

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Map of the Day: Finley Map of Palestine (1827)

December 15th, 2014

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Finley map of Palestine. 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.

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Map of the Day: Blackie Map of Germany-Southwest (1860)

December 14th, 2014

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Very large, very detailed, Hand-outlined map of the Germany-Southwest. 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 Germany-Southwest (1860)

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Map of the Day: Leroy Map of Ancient Kingdoms (1868)

December 13th, 2014

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Leroy map of Ancient kingdoms compared. Original hand outlining and coloring.

From Atlas Universel et Classique de Geographie: Ancienne, Romaine, du Moyen Age, Moderne et Contemporaine. By MM Drioux et Ch. Leroy. Leroy was one of the premier mapmakers of mid-19th Century France, rivaling contemporaries in both the United Kingdom and the United States. Published in 1868.

Map size 43

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Map of the Day: Andree Map of Sudbayern, Tirol, Salzburg (1903)

December 12th, 2014

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Andree map of Sudbayern, Tirol, and Salzburg. 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: Lobeck and Lotter Map of Electoratus Moguntinus (1762)

December 11th, 2014

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Lobeck and Lotter map of Electoratus Moguntinus, with Frankfurt, Mannheim, Heidelberg. 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 Electoratus Moguntinus (1762)

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