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FADEN, William. [Switzerland]
Nouvelle Carte de la Suisse dans laquelle sont exactement distingués les Treize Cantons, Leurs Alliés, et Leurs Sujets. London, Faden, 1799. Original body colour. 640 x 860mm.
Despite being published in London all the text on this large and detailed map is in French. Faden acknowledges using the trigonometrical readings of Sir George Shuckburgh-Evelyn, taken in 1775. The colour of this example is particularly good.
[Ref: 7967]    £700.00 ($918 • €780 rates)

KELLER, Heinrich. [Panorama of the view from the summit of Mont Rigi, Switzerland]
Panorama vom Rigibberg... Zurich: Fuesseli & Co., 1820. Engraved panoramaic map with hand colour. 950 x 190mm, folded into marbled boards with publisher's label. Boards rubbed.
A panoramic map of the view from the summit of Rigi, a mountain in central Switzerland, published for the burgeoning tourist market. A map of the area is pasted on the back inner board.
[Ref: 12346]    £280.00 ($367 • €312 rates)

SABATIER, L [19th century view of Geneva]
Vue de Genève Prise Du Jardin Anglais. Paris, c.1840. Coloured ithograph, printed area 190 x 540mm.
View of Geneva taken from the English Garden, on the shores of the lake.
[Ref: 15753]    £380.00 ($498 • €423 rates)

ANDRIVEAU-GOUJON, J. [Detailed map of Switzerland]
Carte Physique et Routiere de la Suisse. Paris, 1841. Original outline colour. 550 x 790mm.
Large and detailed antique map of Switzerland
[Ref: 13393]    £250.00 ($328 • €279 rates)

KELLER, Heinrich. [An eight-sheet wall map of Switzerland]
Sechste Wandkarte der Schweiz in 8 Blättern, nach der eidgenössischen topographischen Karte. Sixieme Carte Murale de la Suizze en 8 feuilles, réduite de la carte topographicque du général Dufour. Zurich: Heinrich Keller, c.1860. Lithograph with original colour. 8 sheets conjoined, dissected and laid on linen, as issued, total 1170 x 1770mm, brass hanging rings with cord, original board covers. Map in very fine condition, slight wear to covers.
A huge wall map of Switzerland, with the title and key in German, French and Italian, with hatchuring used to mark the mountains. The key lists icons for cities, castles, chateaux, monasteries, baths, mines, roads, canals, rainroads, waterfalls, glaciers and caves.
[Ref: 14774]    £1,500.00 ($1,966 • €1,671 rates)

STUDER, Bernhard. [An important geological map of Switzerland in bright colour]
Carte Geologique de la Suisse de M.M.B. Studer et A. Escher von der Linth. 2nd Edition revue et corrigée d'après les publications récentes et les communications des auteurs et de M.M. v. Fritsch, Gilleron, Jaccard, Kaufmann, Mösch, Müller, Stoppani, Théobald, par Isidor Bachmann. Winterthur: Wurster, Randegger & Co, c1869. Tinted lithographic map, dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 755 x 1085mm. With contemporary 'Edward Stanford' slipcase and label in margin of map.
A detailed geological map of Switzerland, reduced from Bernard Studer & Arnold Escher von der Linth's important map of 1853.
[Ref: 15865]    £750.00 ($983 • €836 rates)

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