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1770 - Globe Terrestre [and] Globe Celeste

  • $9.99

Attractive pair of engraved globes, illustrating the Terrestrial World and Celestial World. The Terrestrial Globe is oriented to show the Eastern Hemisphere, including a wild mid-18th Century illustarion of Australia. The Celestial Globe is oriented...


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1770 - [Title Page] Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur toutes les partier du Globe Terrestre . . .

  • $9.99

Decorative title page from Janvier's Atlas Moderne, engraved by Monnet in 1762 and thereafter used for the next 20 years as the title page for this highly successful atlas.


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1770 - [Set of Four Allegorical Mezzotints of the Continents -- With a Mastodon!] America. Europa. Africa. Asia.

  • $21.99

An 18th-Century Image of an American Elephant or Mastodon! Four separately published allegorical mezzotints, showing representations of America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. The mezzotints were made by the famed German artist and printmaker Johann Elias...


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1770 - Carte Selon la Convention faite Par Mr De Lancelles tres bon dessinateur des pont et chauses. 1770

  • $14.99

Finely executed plan by Mr. de Lancelles. M. de Lancelles was likely an engineer in the Army of the Prince of Soubise.


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1770 - The Present State of the European Settlements on the Missisippi; with A Geographical Description of that River. Illustrated by Plans and Draughts.

  • $24.99

8 engraved maps (including the three sheets of the "Draught of the River Missisippi"). viii (including title and half-title), 99 pages. (Complete.) Quarto. Half red leather over contemporary boards, rebacked and recornered. An Exceptional Example of...


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1770 - Globe Terrestre [and] Globe Celeste

  • $14.99

Attractive pair of engraved globes, illustrating the Terrestrial World and Celestial World. The Terrestrial Globe is oriented to show the Eastern Hemisphere, including a wild mid-18th Century illustration of Australia. The Celestial Globe is oriented...


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1770 - Asia Concinnata Secundum Observationes Academiae Regalis Scientiarum . . .

  • $14.99

Striking Eighteenth-Century Map of Asia Fine example of Tobias Conrad Lotter's large format map of Asia, based on the cartography of the pre-eminent French cartographer of the eighteenth-century, Guillaume de L’Isle. The map embraces the whole of...


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1770 - [Vermont / New Hampshire Grants]

  • $14.99

Manuscript Map Showing the New Hampshire Grants Which Would Become The State of Vermont Finely executed manuscript map delineating the New Hampshire Grants, the first meaningful delineation of the future state of Vermont. The map extends north to...


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1770 - [Salem, Massachusetts] Salem Eine Stadt im Engellandischen America, in der Grafschafft Essex, welche von den Engellandern 1629 erbauet worden, und 2 Havfen hat einen fur den Sommer, und einen fur den Winter

  • $14.99

Scarce early Vue Optique showing the wharf at Salem, Massachusetts, by the German artist and engraver Balthasar Friedrich Leizelt. View of Salem showing a harbor and shipyard with ships with British flags and boats. On the docs ae warehouses. Men in...


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1770 - West Indies agreeable to the most approved Maps and Charts . . .

  • $14.99

Decorative map of the Caribbean, extending from South Florida to the Northern edge of South America and the Windward and Leeward Islands. Nice detail in the Bahamas. Great Cayman and Little Caymans are shown. Decorative title vignette.


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1770 - A Map of the Icy Sea in which the several Communications with the Land Waters and other new Discoveries are exhibited [Sea of the West]

  • $14.99

An interesting map on a north hemispheric projection, showing the regions then actively explored by the Russian, French and English. Includes notes on Dutch, Portuguese and English discoveries near the North Pole. The projection is based upon Phillipe...


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1770 - A Map of the Icy Sea in which the several Communications with the Land Waters and other new Discoveries are exhibited [Sea of the West]

  • $14.99

An interesting map on a north hemispheric projection, showing the regions then being actively explored by the Russians, French and English. The projection is based upon Phillipe Buache's work from the prior decade and illustrates one view of the...


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1770 - Carte de la Baie De Hudson. . .

  • $14.99

An excellent map of Hudson's Bay, Labrador, Hudson's Straits and neighboring regions from Bellin's Histoire General des Voyages. Includes numerous bays, islands, rivers, mountains and notes regarding explorations.


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1770 - [Untitled Map of Baja California & West Coast of Mexico]

  • $14.99

First Printing of Domingo del Castillo's 1541 Map of Baja and the West Coast of Mexico Fine example of Domingo del Castillo's map of Mexico, which appeared in Lorenzana's Historia de Nueva-España, escrita por su esclarecido conquistador Hernan...


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1770 - A View of Amsterdam

  • $9.99

Attractive and painterly engraved view of Amsterdam. A key identifies 44 landmarks. A number of sailing craft and other boats, tradesman and gentry in the foreground. A nice example of this fine view.


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1770 - Tabula Geographica Generalis Gubernii Kioviensis In X. Legiones divisi Comp. J. F. Schmidt Acad Scient Petrop. Adj

  • $14.99

One of the Earliest Maps of the Kiev Guberniya Rare separately published map of the Kiev region, published in St. Petersburg. The map depicts the Kiev Guberniya in fine detail, perhaps more so than any prior map. The map is issued at the end of the...