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Map of the Day: Leroy map of Europe during the Middle Ages (1885)

November 28th, 2014

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MM Drioux and Ch. Leroy map of Europe during the time of the Crusades and Middle Ages. Factory and hand coloring, original.

Map size 43 cm x 30 cm. Center fold as issued. 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 during the Middle Ages (1885)

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Map of the Day: Andriveau map of Scandinavia (c. 1860)

November 27th, 2014

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Andriveau-Goujon map of Scandinavia, original hand coloring and outlining. Well detailed, large map with strong period coloring.

Map size 62 cm x 47 cm.

Condition good to very good. Minor toning at edges, minor tears at margins that do not extend to map. Center fold as issued, single sided. 

Published by E. Andriveau-Goujon in the Atlas Usuel de Geographie Moderne, likely in 1860 or 1861.

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Andriveau map of Scandinavia (c. 1860)

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Map of the Day: Lobeck and Lotter Map of Ober Saxische (1762)

November 26th, 2014

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Lobeck and Lotter map of Ober Saxische, including Berlin. 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 Ober Saxische (1762)

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

November 25th, 2014

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Malte-Brun and Huot map of Egypt and Nubia. 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: Mentelle Map of Ancient Italy (1804)

November 24th, 2014

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Mentelle’s Map of Ancient Italy. 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 20 cm x 25 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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Mentelle Map of Ancient Italy (1804)

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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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Spruner Map of the Ancient World After Alexander (1865)

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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.

note: the corresponding low-quality image is for informational purpose/identification. We are happy to email a detailed, high resolution image of this item upon request. Bowing and map color shifts are from the photo. Map itself is straight, flat and uniform unless otherwise noted.

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 Map of Isles Britanniques (1804)

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