British Isles

Antique rare maps of British Isles


1776 - Li Regni D'Inghilterra e D'Irlanda Di nuova Projezione . . . 1776

  • $14.99

Detailed map of Great Britain, published in Venice by Zatta. Includes a decorative cartouche.


1778 - Les Isles Britanniques Comprenant les Royaumes D'Angleterre, D'Ecosse et Irlande, Divises en Grandes Provinces, Subdivises par Comtes . . .

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Decorative Italian map of the British Isles, published by Santini in Venice and engraved by Remondini. The map includes an elaborate cartouche, surmounted by a coat of arms, with a large inset of the Orkney and Shetland Islands. Scale of miles in the...


1779 - Carte de la Manche, avec tous les Bancs de Sables, les Courants, les profondeurs d'Eau, et l'heure de la Maree, d'apres celle construite par ordre de sa Maj. Britannique . . . 1779

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Finely executed sea chart of the Channel between England and Europe, published in Paris in 1779. The map covers the coast of England from South Wales and Cornwall to Ipswich and the coast of Europe from Ostende to Nantes. Extensive soundings given,...


1788 - A Compleat Map of the British Isles, or Great Britain And Ireland; with their respective Roads and Divisions . . . 1788

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Detailed map of the British Isles, with several keys noting the various counties. Towns, roads, rivers, lakes, islands, etc. shown.


1791 - Les Isles Britanniques Comprenant les Royaumes D'Angleterre D'Ecosse et D'Irlande, Divises en Grandes Provinces Subdivise par Comptes . . . 1791

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Fine large format map of the British Isles, with a large inset of the Orkades and Shetlands. The map includes a fine ornate cartouche and coat of arms, with the various countries colored by regions and counties. This large format Janvier map is quite...


1792 - Les Isles Britanniques qui contiennent les Royaumes, d'Angleterre, Escosse, et Irlande . . . . MDCCXCII

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Scarce map of the British Isles, embellished with a large cartouche and coat of arms.


1793 - A Topographical Plan of Manchester and Salford with the Adjacent Parts; shewing also the Different Allotments of Land proposed to be built on, As communicated to the Surveyor by the respective Proprietors. . . . 1793

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Rare early plan of Manchester by C. Laurent, first published in 1793. The map plates would later by acquired by John Stockdale in London. Important plan of Manchester, marking the planned developments in the northeastern part of the city. The map...


1794 - Karte von GrossBritannien und Ireland. Nach Kitchin, Dorret und Jefferys . . .

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An attractive large sized map of Great Britain, including an inset map of the Shetland Islands in the upper left-hand corner. Includes a decorative title cartouche in the upper right-hand corner. Franz Johann Josef von Reilly (Vienna 18 august 1766 -...


1794 - A Chart of the British Channel And The Bay of Biscay, with a Part of the North Sea, and the Entrance of St. George's Channel . . . MCCXCIV

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Striking 2 sheet chart of the English Channel, Bay of Biscaya, etc. The chart includes a number of coastal details, soundings, rhumb lines, etc. In addition, the routes of several historically important voyages are shown.


1797 - Bowles's Reduced New Pocket Plan of the Cities of London and Westminster, with the Borough of Southwark, exhibiting New Buildings to 1797

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Highly detailed folding map of London in original slip case. The map is exceptionally detailed, including all of the buildings constructed up to 1797. Bowles regularly updated this map, making it one of the most up to date maps of London published...


1797 - Karta öfver Nordsjön, Grundad på säkra Astronomiske observationer, Trigon. och Hydrogr. mätningar, Chartor och Beskrifningar. Til befrämjandet af Sjöfarandes säkerhet författad och utgifven af Gustaf Klint Stockholm 1797

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Rare Swedish chart of the region between the British Isles, Scandinavia and the Netherlands, published in Stockholm. Covers England's south coast in the south and east coast of Scotland in the west, Trondheim in the north and Wismar - Stromstad in the...


1797 - Magna Britannia Et Hibernia Secundum Kitchen et Dorrest . . . 1797

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Scarce map of the British Isles, from a late 18th century large format German Atlas. Only the second time we have ever offered this map in over 20 years.


1797 - The Invasions of England and Ireland with all their Civil Wars Since the Conquest . . . 1797

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Detailed map depicting the invasions of England and Ireland. Shows the positions of the British, French and Spanish Fleets, with details and two extensive keys, giving the military history of England and of Ireland.


1799 - A New and Correct Chart of The North Sea Drawn From The Latest Surveys, &c. By John Hamilton Moore.

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Exceedingly rare early commercial Sea Chart of the North Sea by John Hamilton Moore, published in London. Moore was one of the earliest blue back chart publishers working in London. The present chart is apparently the second edition, after an edition...


1801 - British Isles

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Extremely rare miniature map of the British Isles, which was published by J. Cooke & J. Harris in London in 1801. The map style, in the circular disk, is quite unusual. This is the first time we have offered this map for sale.


1803 - Carte de L'Angleterre, de L'Ecosse, et de L'Irlande, ou Royaumes unis de la Grande Bretagne.

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A handsome example of Vicq's rare engraved map of the British Isles, prepared during the Napoleonic Wars. 1st issue, 1st state. The Bibliotheque National de France has a later state (1808) which includes insets of Gibraltar and Portugal.