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1834 - Carte Generale du Voyage Pittoresque autour du Monde . . .

  • $9.99

Interesting early map of the world, from D'Urville's Voyage pittoreque autour du Monde. The map is one of the earliest printed maps to include the name Hawaii in its modern English spelling.


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1837 - Distribution Des Races Humaines a la Surface du Globe, D'Apres Le Regne Animal De Cuvier Par. Cn. Lemonnier, Professeur Adjt - d'Histoire Nouvelle a l'Academie de Paris.

  • $14.99

A Graphic Adaptation of George's Cuvier's Le Regne Animal To The Human Race Rare Ethnographic Map of the World, illustrating the distribution of human races by Louis-Ceran Lemonnier, based upon the methods set forth in Georges Cuvier's Le Regne...


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1851 - The World on Mercators Projection Shewing the Voyages of Captain Cook Round the World

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Full color example of this marvelous map with a beautiful decorative border, based upon the 3 voyages of of Captain James Cook. An amazing depiction of a sailing vessel of the time, likely intended to represent Cook's Endeavour. Engraved for R....


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1853 - Dr. Eduard Stolle's Uebersichtskarte der Zuckerproduction der ganzen Erde. . . . 1853 (Map of the Sugar-Cultivation throughout the whole Earth 1853 . . . )

  • $14.99

Rare and fascinating world map, showing the sugar producing regions of the World. Dr. Eduard Stolle was a chemist and writer of art and science. Stolle wrote a number of works on sugar beet farming and processing. Alexander von Humboldt wrote a...


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1862 - Eastern Hemisphere [with] Western Hemisphere

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Interesting pair of maps of the hemispheres, colored by countries. Includes an incomplete mapping of Antarctica. Alaska is still noted as being a Russian Possession and Hawaii is the Sandwich Islands.


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1882 - Planisphere Des Croyances Religieuses et des Missions Chretiennes Par M. Valerien Groffier.

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Rare map of the world, showing a statistical depiction of the religous beliefs around the world and the location of Christian Missionaries.


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1893 - Geographical Portfolio

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Fine color chromolithograph title page for Yaggy's Geographical Portfolio. Originally issued as an educational aid, Yaggy's charts are among the most distinctive and stunning comparative charts ever published. Unlike the smaller, simpler and more...


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1650 - America Noviter Delineata

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Rare map of America, published by Pierre Mariette in Paris. As noted by Burden, this map falls into the series of maps derived from Hondius's map of America, published in 1618. The map is not recorded in either Tooley's Sequence of Maps of America or...


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1849 - Map of the Gold Regions of California. Showing the Routes via Chagres and Panama, Cape Horn &c.

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Striking example of Ensign & Thayer's rare promotional broadside map showing the routes from the east coast to the Gold Regions of California. The broadside consists of a large map of Upper California, a second map of America showing the various...


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1983 - [Signed Political Satire Artwork] Vietnam ... Vietnam ... Vietnam ...

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Signed Artwork By Famed Political Cartoonist Bob Gorrell Original cartoon artwork on paper by world renowned political cartoonist Bob Gorrell. Original cartoon was drawn for the Richmond News Leader in 1983, showing Uncle Sam being shown various...


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1848 - Mexico and Guatemala

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Detailed map of Mexico and Guatemala, with an excellent treatment of most of Texas. The road system in Texas is of note in this map.


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1959 - Carte Des Lignes -- Compagnie Generale Transatlantique French Line

  • $21.99

A Large Promotional Map for the Compagnie Generale Transatlantique. Decorative map of the Atlantic Ocean, highlighting the routes taken by the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique, French Line between Europe and the Americas. The company was founded...


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1558 - [First Map of the American Continent] Tavola dell' isole nuove, le quali son nominate occidentali, & indiane per diversi rispetti.

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First Printed Map of the American Continent Early state of Sebastian Münster’s map of America, the earliest to show all of North and South America in a true continental form with a continuous coastline. It is also the first to use Mare Pacificum as...


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1579 - Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio

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Scarce Second State of Abraham Ortelius' Map of the Americas, One of the Most Iconic Maps of the Western Hemisphere Orteliu's map of America is without doubt one of the most recognized and influential maps of the Americas from the sixteenth century...


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1583 - (Sir Francis Drake) Franciscus Draeck Nobilissimus Eques Angliae Ano. Aet. Sue 43.

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Rare contemporary portait of Sir Francis Drake, celebrating his circumnavigation of the World, engraved by Jodocus Hondius during his residency in London and later finished by George Vertue in the early 18th Century. This marvelous engraving is...


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1584 - (World & Continents) Typus Orbis Terrarum / Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio / Asiae Nova Descriptio / Africae Tabula Nova / Europae

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The World & 4 Continents From the First Modern Atlas Early matching set of maps of the World and Continents, from Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern World Atlas. Ortelius' Theatrum was perhaps the single most influential...