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1851 - Cape Colony

  • $9.99

Striking full color example of Tallis' decorative map of Cape Colony, South Africa. Decorative vignettes of Entrance to the Knysna, Graham Town anand Cape Town. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great...


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1851 - Natal and Kaffraria

  • $14.99

Striking full color example of this marvelous map. Decorative vignettes of Entrance to Port Natal. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps are prized for the wonderful...


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1851 - Western Africa

  • $14.99

Decorative map of Western Africa, showing towns, roads, rivers, lakes, mountains, etc. Vignettes show Chirstianborg, Cape Coast Castle, Bakel and Sierra Leone. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great...


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1851 - Van Diemen's Island or Tasmania

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Highly detailed map of Tasmania, including provinces and land owners. Historical notes discuss the discovery of the island in 1642 by Abel Tasman, the remaining of the island to honor Anthony Vandiemen, Cook's visit, the discovery of Bass Strait in...


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1851 - Map of Australia, Compiled from the Nautical Surveys, Made by Order of the Admiralty, and other Authentic Documents.

  • $14.99

Important Map of Australia, Updated To Include The Gold Discoveries in the Newly Created Colony of Victoria. Wyld's map captures Australia in 1851, shortly after the creation of Victoria Colony and the discovery of Gold. The coastlines of the...


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1851 - New South Wales

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Striking full color example of this marvelous map. Includes vignettes of Sydney, The Murray and Xanthorrhea, plus a seal. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps are...


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1851 - Part of South Australia

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Interesting and detailed map of South Australia, centered on Spencer Gulf and York Peninsula and extending to Encounter Bay and Port Drummond. Vignettes show Adelaide, Aborigines on a raft, a Dingo, a Nymphicus and the seal of South Australia. Colored...


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1851 - Western Australia, Swan River

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Gorgeous full color example of this decorative map, extending from Champion Bay to Doubtful Island Bay and colored by counties. Shows vignettes of Sheep Shearing, Aborigines, Perth From Mount Eliza and three other vignettes. Engraved for R. Montgomery...


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1851 - Van Diemen's Island or Tasmania

  • $14.99

Stunning full color example of this marvelous map. Decorative Vignettes of Hobart Town, the Residence of the V.D.L Company's agent, Circular Head and two other vignettes. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the...


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1851 - Australia

  • $14.99

Gorgeous full color example of this wonderful map of Australia, with vignettes of Parrots, two sets of Aborigines, Kangaroos, and Sydney. Two sets of tables of counties in Victoria and NSW. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis...


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1851 - Gold Regions of Australia (and) Western Australia

  • $14.99

Rare early 2 sheet map of Australia, published by James Wyld (unjoined). The map shows only a few of the earliest gold rush related place names. However, the list of counties in Queensland suggests a later date -- as late as the early 1870s. The map...


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1851 - New Zealand

  • $9.99

Highly detailed map of New Zealand, published by George Philip & Son in Liverpool. Includes a large inset of the "New Settlement Canterbury."


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1851 - New Zealand

  • $14.99

Nice full color example of Tallis' map of New Zealand. Includes decorative vignettes of Auckland, Wellington, Mount Egmont from New Plymouth, a Maori Warrior and seal. Engraved for R. Montgomery Martin's Illustrated Atlas. Tallis was one of the last...


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1851 - [Title Page] The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World

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Nice full color example of the Title page from this famous British Atlas. Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers. His maps are prized for the wonderful vignettes of indigenous scenes, people, etc.


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1851 - [Title Page] The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World

  • $14.99

Nice example of the Title page from this famous British Atlas. John Tallis was one of the last great decorative map makers before the complete dominance of purely utilitarian, unadorned maps. His maps are prized for the wonderful vignettes of exotic...