The Great Seal of the Commonwealth, 1651
The Great-Seal of the Common-Wealth of England. done by Tho. Simon. This Engrav'd from a Curious Proof Impression in Wax which was in the Collection of the R.t Hon.ble ye Earl of Oxford; now in the Possession of her Grace the Dutchess of Portland.
London: George Vertue, 1753. 215 x 150mm.
Stock ID : 17363
A dictionary of British map engravers
WORMS, Laurence & BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley.
British Map Engravers: A Dictionary of Engravers, Lithographers and the Principal Employers to 1850.
London: Rare Book Society, 2011. New. Royal 8vo, blue buckram with illus. d/w; pp. xxxii+744, profusely illustrated.
Stock ID : 12484
Detailed study of British world maps
ARMITAGE, Geoff & BAYNTON-WILLIAMS, Ashley.
The World at their Fingertips: Eighteenth-Century British Two-Sheet Double-Hemisphere World Maps.
Vaduz: Sylvia Ioannou Foundation; & London: British Library, 2012. Oblong 4to, cloth & illus. d/w, pp. 262, profusely illustrated.
Stock ID : 13577
A 17th century English map of Scandinavia
A Generall Mappe of Scandinavia, Where are the Estates and Kingdomes of Danemark, Norway, and Sweden. Designed by Monsieur Sanson Geographer to the French King, & rendred into English and Enlarged with part of the Isles of Great Brittaine: By Richard Blome by his Majesties Command… 1669.
London, 1670. 335 x 410mm.
Stock ID : 15386
Complete set of six maps of Calabria from the 'Atlante Geografico del Regno di Napoli'
RIZZI-ZANNONI, Giovanni Antonio.
[Six untitled maps of Calabria.]
Naples, 1794-1812. Six sheets, each 525 x 770mm.
Stock ID : 15474
A Georgian view of Hanover Square
To the Right Honorable Francis Godolphin Marquis of Caermarthen, Baron Osborne &c. &c. This View of Hanover Square, from a Drawing in his Possession, Is with great respect inscribed by His Lordship's obedient & obliged Servants, Rob.t Pollard & Fra.s Jukes.
London: Robert Pollard & Francis Jukes, 1789. Coloured aquatint with line etching. Sheet 440 x 570mm.
Stock ID : 15523
A Georgian view of Grosvenor Square
To the Right Honorable Earl Grosvenor &c. This View of Grosvenor Square Is with the greatest respect inscribed by His Lordship's obedient & obliged Servant Rob.t Pollard.
London: Robert Pollard, 1789. Coloured aquatint with line etching. Sheet 420 x 525mm.
Stock ID : 15524
An early English chart of the east coast of Newfoundland on two sheets
The Coast of New Found Land From Cape-Raze to Cape St-Francis. The Coast of New Found Land From Salmon Cove to Cape Bonavista.
London: W. & J. Mount and T. Page, 1748. Two sheets conjoined, total 430 x 1030mm.
Stock ID : 15528
An 18th century map of Germany
BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis.
L' Alemagne : Divise´e En Tous Ses Cercles avec les Pays qui en de´pendent, Aßujettie aux Observations Astronomiques, Combine´es avec les Itine´raires tant Anciens que Modernes...
Paris: Desnos, 1770. Original colour. 420 x 555mm.
Stock ID : 15530
An early English chart of northern Canada with Hudson Bay
A New and Correct Chart of the North Part of America from New Found Land to Hudson Bay.
London: W. & J. Mount and T. Page, 1748. 440 x 560mm.
Stock ID : 15550
An early English chart of south eastern Newfoundland
A Chart Shewing Part of the Sea Coast of New Foundland From ye Bay of Bulls to little Plecentia exactly and Carefully lay'd down by John Gaudy.
London: W. & J. Mount and T. Page, 1748. 445 x 560mm.
Stock ID : 15565
An important chart of the English Channel
A New & Correct draught of the Channell between England & France Shewing ye Sands Shoales depth of Water & Anchorage on ye said Coasts with the setting of the tydes and the time of High Water as observed by Cap.t Edm. Halley.
London: W. & J. Mount and T. Page, 1747. Two sheets conjined, total 450 x 820mm.
Stock ID : 15574
View of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815
Campagnes des Français. Bataille du Mont St Jean dite de Waterloo le 12 Juin 1815.
Paris, c.1840. Engraving, sheet 250 x 380mm, trimmed to image and laid on paper with printed border and title label, as issued, total 350 x 500mm.
Stock ID : 15682
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