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Antique Maps of the World - Richard Nicholson of Chester
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THE WORLD

19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Western Hemisphere, Sidney Hall, 1830

    Western Hemisphere, Sidney Hall, 1830

20174 Western Hemisphere, Sidney Hall, 1830. Price: 110.00

WESTERN HEMISPHERE A detailed circular map. 16 inches diameter. Original outline hand colouring. Good condition.

From: A New General Atlas

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

24893 The Ancient World, Conrad Malte-Brun,1812. Price: 34.00

GEOGRAPHIE D’HERODOTE. An engraved map depicting the world as known to the ancient Greek historian Heredotus (c.484 - c.425 BC) Uncoloured pictorial title cartouche. 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. Manuscript figure 3 in blank margin. Original outline hand colouring. A little very light soiling but otherwise good undamaged condition.

From: Atlas Complete du Précis de la Géographie Universelle

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

24894 The Ancient World, Conrad Malte-Brun,1812. Price: 38.00

SYSTEMES GÉOGRAPHIQUES DE PTOLEMEE, DDE STRABON ET D’ERATOSTHENE. A map of the world with two inset maps below. The map is according to the the early men Claudius Ptolemy, a Green mathematician and astronomer who lived in Alexandria under the rule of the Roman Empire., born 100. Strabo a Greek philosopher born in 63 BC in Turkey and died there in 23 AD. Eratosthenes who invented the armillary sphere and held the post of chief librarian in the Library of Alexandria in Egypt (276 BC - 194 BC) 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. Early outline hand colouring. Small brown spot and some very light foxing in the bottom blank margin. Undamaged condition.

From: Atlas Complete du Précis de la Géographie Universell

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

24895 The Ancient World, Conrad Malte-Brun,1812. Price: 37.00

MONDE CONNU DES ANCIENS AU SIECLE DE PTOLÉMÉE. An engraved map depicting the world as known to the ancient Greek mathematician and and Astronomer Claudius Ptolemy c.100 - c.170 AD, 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Good condition.

From: Atlas Complete du Précis de la Géographie Universelle

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Empire of Alexander the Great Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    Empire of Alexander the Great Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

25961 The World - Descendents of Noah, Robert Wilkinson, 1815. Price: 46.00

THE WORLD AS PEOPLED BY THE DECENDENTS OF NOAH SHEWING THE COUNTRIES POSSESSED BY SHEM, HAM & JAPHET AND THEIR POSTERITY AFTER THE CONFUSION OF TONGUES. An engraved mp with the imprint of Robert Wilkinson dated 1798. 17 x 11 1/4 inches. An engraved map of the region in ancient times. Original outline and wash hand colouring. Slit at the bottom of the centre fold, otherwise good condition.

From: Atlas Classica

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Mean Annual Temperature of the Earth, George Aikman, 1847

    Mean Annual Temperature of the Earth, George Aikman, 1847

29026 Mean Annual Temperature of the Earth, George Aikman, 1847. Price: 25.00

CHART OF THE ISOTHERMAL LINES, SHEWING THE MEAN ANNUAL TEMPERATURE OF THE DIFFERENT PART OF THE EARTH’S SURFACE A map engraved by George Aikman showing the world on Mercator’s Projection. 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Good condition.

From: Black’s General Atlas

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17th Century

  •  World Mercator / Jansson 1633

    World Mercator / Jansson 1633

  •  Verso World map Mercator / Jansson 1633

    Verso World map Mercator / Jansson 1633

31341 World, Mercator/ Jansson, 1633. Price: 720.00

TYPUS ORBIS TERRARUM. An attractive twin hemisphere map within a strapwork border in which the four elements are named in each corner. Within the border is a sphere and ornate compass rose. Beneath are two panels with Latin notes.This map was engraved by Abraham Goos for the Jan Jansson’s small size atlas “Atlas Minor”. Often referred to as a miniature Mercator. California is shown as an island. The unknown southern continent Terra Australis Incognita is shown with an engraved explanation. 8 x 5 3/4 inches. German text on verso. Hand coloured. Traces of sums and numbers in a lightbrown ink in the top blank margin. Otherwise good undamaged condition.

From: Atlas Minor

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  The World, G. F. Cruchley

    The World, G. F. Cruchley

31539 The World, George Frederick Cruchley, 1848. Price: 11.00

THE WORLD A clearly engrafed map of the world on Mercator’s Projection. 17 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches. bearing the imprint August 1st 1841. Publishers rococo cartouche inscribed Cruchley’s Improved Atlas, for Schools & Families. 17 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches. Original outline and wash hand colouring. In poor condition with splits and some loss in centre fold. Tears and some loss in the bottom blank margin. Other repairs on verso to side margins.

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From: Cruchley’s General Atlas for the use of Schools and Private Tuition

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Western Hemisphere, G. F. Cruchley

    Western Hemisphere, G. F. Cruchley

31540 Western Hemisphere, George Frederick Cruchley, 1848. Price: 14.00

THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE. A clearly engraved map bearing the imprint July 1st 1841. Publishers rococo cartouche inscribed Cruchley’s Improved Atlas, for Schools & Families. 13 3/4 inches diameter. Original outline and wash hand colouring. Long splits at the top and bottom of the centre fold with browning. In need of repair.

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18th Century

  •  The World, Emanuel Bowen, 1748

    The World, Emanuel Bowen, 1748

31353 The World, Emanuel Bowen, 1748. Price: 495.00

A NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF THE WORLDDrawn from the best Authorities and regulated by Astronomical Observations: Describing the Course of each of the following Circum-Navigators Viz. Ferdinand Magellan, Sr. Francis Drake and Commodore Anson.

An interesting map of the world on an oval projection engraved by Thomas Kitchin showing circumnavigators routes. Published some 20 years before Captain Cook’s first circumnavigation the coastlines of Australia and New Zealand are incomplete. 21 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Uncoloured. Some vertical creasing. Strip pasted on verso repairing a 2 inch tear extending into the lower sea area. One other single marginal repair in bottom blank margin. Few small nicks along the top edge.

From: John Harris’ Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels

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18th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Western Hemisphere William Faden 1775

    Western Hemisphere William Faden 1775

32232 Western Hemisphere, William Faden, 1775. Price: 180.00

WESTERN HEMISPHERE. An interesting engraved circular map. At the base of the Antartic the imprint ‘Engraved by Faden and Jefferys Geographer to the King”. The publisher’s imprint beneath reads “ London Published acording to Act of Parliament 28th February 1775 by Jefferys and Faden, the Corner of St. Martins Lane”. The map was published just four years after Captain James Cook completed his first voyage to the Pacific in HMS Endeavour. This historic even is shown on the map by an engraved dotted line with early green hand colouring over showing the route. Heading for Cape Horn the line is titled ‘Cook’s Track in 1770’ and later approaching the Azores the line is titled ‘Cook’s Return’. 13 3/4 inches diameter. Early outline hand colouring to the map area. Original centre fold. Some light dust soiling but otherwise good condition with no tears or repairs.

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    Ancient World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

32300 The Ancient World, Conrad Malte-Brun,1812. Price: 35.00

GEOGRAPHIE D’HERODOTE. An engraved map depicting the world as known to the ancient Greek historian Heredotus (c.484 - c.425 BC) Uncoloured pictorial title cartouche. 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Water stain on edge of left hand blank margin and a spot in the right hand blank margin but otherwise good undamaged condition.
From: Atlas Complete du Précis de la Géographie Universelle

From: Atlas Complete du Précis de la Géographie Universelle

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  •  The World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

    The World Conrad Malte-Brun 1812

32316 The World, Conrad Malte-Brun,1812. Price: 185.00

MAPPE-MONDES SUR DIVERSES PROJECTIONS. A twin hemisphere map of the world with five additional oval and circular projectin of the earth. The title is shown on a banner held by two figures representing America and Asia in an uncoloured lakeside scene with other figures. 18 x 12 1/2 inches, 470 x 325 mm. Original outline hand colouring. Some very light browning and foxing mainly around the outer edges of the map. Tinu split at the bottom of the centre fold. Otherwise good condition.

From: Precis de la Geographie universelle, ou description de toutes les parties du monde

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ARCTIC

Late 16th Century

  •  Northern Atlantic Giovanni Antonio Magini

    Northern Atlantic Giovanni Antonio Magini

32015 Northern Atlantic, Giovanni Antonio Magini, 1597. Price: 245.00

SCANIA SIVE REGIONES SEPTENTRIONALES An interesting early engraved map of the North Atlantic including Scandinavia, Greenland, the British Isles part of the east coast of America and a number of fictitious islands. Based on Abraham Ortelius’ map Septentrionalum published in 1570. 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches. Uncoloured. Latin text on verso. Good clean undamaged condition.

References: The Mapping of North America by Philip D. Burden, map number 94

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