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  BRITISH ISLES 
 Scotland 

BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis. [Eighteenth century map of Scotland]
L'Ecosse, Dressee conformement aux Observations Astronomiques et aux Itineraires... Paris: Desnos, c.1770. Original colour. 370 x 550mm.
A fine example of this scarce deluxe edition map of Scotland, which includes a highly decorative architectural border frame showing cherubs, globes and garlands. The map has separately-printed French text in two columns, left and right of the map.
[Ref: 17961]    £260.00 ($327 • €289 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [Scotland 2 sheet]
La Scozia Settentrionale Divisa Nelle sue Contee Particolari; La Scozia Meridionale... Venice 1779. Original colour. Two sheets ea c. 325 x 420mm.
Two maps, engraved by G. Pitteri. Each map has a a fine title cartouche, the South sheet depicting an angler.
[Ref: 9392]    £345.00 ($434 • €384 rates)


REILLY, Franz Johann Joseph von. [Scarce map of the Orkneys]
Die Orcadischen Inseln. Vienna: von Reilly, 1789. Original colour. 230 x 360mm.
An Austrian map of the Orkney Isles, orientated with north to the right, published in the very uncommon 'Grosser Deutscher Atlas'.
[Ref: 15033]    £140.00 ($176 • €156 rates)


AINSLIE, John. [A scarce road map of Scotland]
A New & Accurate Travelling Map of Scotland with the Distances marked between each Stage in Measured Miles. Edinburgh: Thomas Brown, & Glasgow: John Brown, c.1790. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 570 x 465mm, folded into the original slipcase with title label.. A little offset from the hand colour.
A colourful map of Scotland, engraved by Archibald McIntyre, concentrating on the roads, with the title in an oval rococo cartouche and an inset of the Shetlands.
[Ref: 18581]    £725.00 ($912 • €807 rates)


MILLAR, George H. [A Georgian map of Scotland]
A New and Correct Map of Scotland, Drawn from the Latest Surveys of that Part of Great Britain. London, 1790. Coloured. 310 x 220mm.
Map of Scotland with an inset in the bottom left-hand corner, of the Shetland Islands which includes this note, "Note these Islands are placed here because they are in a higher Latititude than what the Scale of the Map will admit of. Originally published in George H. Millar's 'The New Complete and Universal System of Geography'.
[Ref: 17196]    £280.00 ($352 • €312 rates)


CAMPBELL, Robert. [Wall Map of Scotland]
A New and Correct Map of Scotland or North Britain with all the Post and Military Roads, Divisions &ca. Drawn from the Most Approved Surveys Illustrated with Many Additional Improvements, and Regulated by the Latest Astronomical Observations by Lieutenant Campbell. London, Laurie & Whittle, 1794. Original outline colour. Four sheets conjoined, total 1230 x 1070mm. Minor repairs to binding folds.
A huge map of Scotland, based on the Marcus Armstrong map first published by Sayer & Bennett in 1782, but here revised with improved western coastlines by Admiralty surveyor Lieutenant Robert Campbell.
[Ref: 16013]    £1,400.00 ($1,761 • €1,558 rates)


CASSINI, Giovanni Maria. [Uncommon Two-Sheet Map]
La Parte Settentrionale della Scozia...; Parte Meridionale della Scozia... Rome, 1795. Coloured. Two sheets, ea. c.350 x 485mm.
A fine impression of Cassini's two-sheet map of Scotland, each with a decorative title cartouche relating to fishing. As the publication of Cassini's atlas was a financial disaster his maps are uncommon.
[Ref: 7370]    £400.00 ($503 • €445 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Scotland]
Scotland or North Britain London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Scotland engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16341]    £100.00 ($126 • €111 rates)


TARDIEU, Jean Baptiste. [Early nineteenth century map of Scotland]
Ecosse Paris, c.1812. Coloured. 310 x 230mm.
Tardieu map of Scotland with the top part of England and Northern Ireland.
[Ref: 17705]    £125.00 ($157 • €139 rates)


GRASSOM, John. [Large scale antique map of Stirlingshire]
To the Noblemen and Gentlemen of the County of Stirling, this Map from Actual Survey, is Most Respectfully Dedicated... Stirling: Grassom, 1817. Folding map, dissected and laid on linen in four sections, edged with green silk, total if joined 1180 x 1820mm, in slipcase with James Wyld's label. Some slight discolouration at folds, slipcase scuffed.
Antique map of Stirlingshire, on a scale of 1½ inches to a mile, engraved by J. & G. Menzies. Grassom, a local surveyor, also surveyed the town of Stirling. His plan appeared on John Thomson's map of the county, the accuracy of which Grassom also 'attested'.
[Ref: 12404]    £1,800.00 ($2,264 • €2,003 rates)


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