INDEX

World Maps

Honter's unusual cordiform world map

HONTER, Johannes.

Universalis Cosmographia.
Zurich: c.1546. Woodcut. Sheet 155 x 185mm.

Stock ID : 19487

£1,300

A 16th century Bohemian edition of Lufft's 'Daniel's Dream' world map with fantastical creatures

LUFFT, Hans.

[World map illustrating Daniel's Dream.]
Prague: Jiri Melantrich, c.1549, Czech text edition. Woodcut 115 x 160mm, with extra woodcut borders and letterpress text underneath.

Stock ID : 15154

£1,250

The most decorative Ptolemaic world map

MERCATOR, Gerard.

Universalis Tabula Iuxta Ptolemaeum.
Amsterdam: Jodocus Hondius Jnr, 1618. Coloured. 350 x 490mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 20428

£4,500

A world map celebrating the voyage of Willem Schouten

DE BRY, Johann Theodore.

[Guilhelmi Schouten in australem oceanum expeditio.]
Oppenheim: de Bry, c.1619. Engraved map 170 x 210mm, set in letterpress.

Stock ID : 17013

£750

Merian's planisphere world map

MERIAN, Mattheus.

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula.
Frankfurt, 1638. Coloured. 270 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 18786

£1,250

A world map with portraits of the Twelve Cæsars

VISSCHER, Claes Janszoon.

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1652. Original colour. 445 x 560mm.

Stock ID : 17720

£20,000

A Dutch world map with superb decorative borders

DE WIT, Frederick.

Nova Orbis Tabula in Lucem Edita.
Amsterdam, 1675. Original colour. 465 x 540mm.

Stock ID : 17451

£5,500

The world after the biblical Flood

KIRCHER, Athanasius.

Geographia Conjecturalis de Orbis Terrestris Post Diluvium Transformatione ex Variorum Geographorum Sententia cui Author Subscribit.
Amsterdam: Jansson van Waesburge, 1675. 350 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 16895

£750

Late 17th century double-hemisphere map of the world

STOOPENDAAL, Daniel.

Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata et in Lucem edita.
Rotterdam, c.1680. 355 x 465mm.

Stock ID : 20430

£1,600

A scarce 17th century separate-issue world map with side panels

ALLARD, Carel.

Novissima Totius Orbis Tabula, per Carolum Allard.
Amsterdam, c.1683. Fine original colour. Map 500 x 580mm, with side panels pasted on, total size 500 x 900mm.

Stock ID : 18889

£15,000

A superbly-decorated 17th century double-hemisphere world map

DANCKERTS, Justus.

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Tabula.
Amsterdam, c.1685. Original colour. 490 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 17538

£5,000

Uncommon miniature map of the World

MULLER, Johann Ulrich.

Vorbild der Welt I. Typus Orbis.
Ulm, 1692. 160 x 170mm, set in text.

Stock ID : 15666

£250

Early 18th century double-hemisphere world map

FER, Nicolas de.

Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale de la Terre...
Paris, 1705. 230 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 18407

£450

An early 18th century world map

MORTIER, Pieter.

Mappe-Monde Dressee Sur les Observations de M.rs de L'Academie Royale de Sciences et quelques autres et sur les memoires des plus recens Par M. de L'Isle.
Amsterdam: Pieter Mortier, c.1710. Original colour with some additions. 500 x 640mm.

Stock ID : 18945

£2,250

18th century double-hemisphere world map with celestial insets

HOMANN, Johann Baptist.

Planiglobii Terrestris Cum utroq. Hemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis...
Nuremberg, c.1720. Original colour with additions. 500 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 20028

£2,200

18th century miniature double hemisphere world

LA FEUILLE, Daniel de.

Mapemonde Planisphere ou Carte Generale Du Monde.
Amsterdam, Jeanne de la Feuille, c.1720. Coloured. 130 x 220mm.

Stock ID : 18637

£220

A small-format double-hemisphere world map

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Diversi Globi Terr-Aquei Statione Variante et Visu Intercedente per Coluros Tropicorum..
Augsburg, c.1730. Original colour with additions. 270 x 210mm.

Stock ID : 20644

£800

Uncommon world map with superb rococo borders

ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, Gilles.

Mappe Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre...
Paris, 1743. Original outline colour. 470 x 740mm.

Stock ID : 20124

£3,250

A double-hemisphere world map

HEYDT. Johann Wolfgang.

Welt Charten, worauf die Reise nach Indien, und wider zuruck nach Europa, mit Puncten angewiesen nebst denen Konigreichen, vornehmsten Insuln, Gewassern, und Landern, so der er Benahmungen, das mehreste in Deutschen zu lessen ist
Wilhermsdorf: J.C. Tetschner, 1744. 235 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 17069

£900

A mid-18th century double-hemisphere map of the world

HOMANN HEIRS.

Planiglobii Terrestris Mappa Universalis...
Nuremberg, 1746. Original hand colour with additions. 480 x 560mm.

Stock ID : 15757

£1,500

A mid-18th century double-hemisphere world map

DE L'ISLE, Guillaume.

Mappemonde à l'usage du Roy Augmentée en 1755 des Nouvelles Découveries.
Paris: Philippe, Buache, 1755. Coloured. 445 x 680mm.

Stock ID : 20571

£1,250

An unusual broadsheet map of the world with a usage guide

BROUCKNER, Isaac.

Carte General du Globe Terrestre, Construite et publiée par le S.r Isaac Brouckner, Géographe de S.M.T.C. Examinée et approuvée par Mr. Daniel Bernoulli.
Basle: Jean-Jacques Schorndorff, 1755. Map 235 x 355mm, with letterpress underneath, total sheet size 535 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 19257

£350

18th century double-hemisphere world map

JANVIER, Jean.

Mappe-Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre...
Paris: 1762. Coloured, 310 x 460mm.

Stock ID : 19321

£800

18th century world map showing Cook's first voyage

ZATTA, Antonio.

Il Mappamondo o sia Descrizione Generale del Globo.
Venice, 1774. Original outline colour. 285 x 390mm.

Stock ID : 19033

£950

A very scarce two-sheet double-hemisphere world map

MARSHALL, Richard.

A Curious Map of the World Corrected from the Observations Communicated to ye R.l Society of London & the Roy.l Accademy at Paris. Likewise from the late Voyage round ye World, Performed by the Hon.ble Comodore Byron Capt.n Cook etc...
London: John, James & Eleanor Marshall, 1785. Original outline colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 610 x 1030mm.

Stock ID : 18221

£7,500

18th century double-hemisphere world map

BRION DE LA TOUR, Louis.

Mappe-Monde Dressée pour l'étude de la Geographie...
Paris, Desnos, 1786. Original colour. 280 x 315mm.

Stock ID : 17559

£400

A four-sheet double-hemisphere world map

DUNN, Samuel.

A General Map of the World, or Terraqueous Globe with all the New Discoveries and Marginal Delineations, containing the most interesting particulars in the Solar, Starry and Mundane System.
London: Robert Sayer, 1787. Original colour with additions. Four sheets conjoined, total 1030 x 1230mm.

Stock ID : 20588

£6,500

An Italian world map showing Cook's voyages

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

Mappa Mondo O Descrizione Generale Del Globo Terraqueo Con I Viaggi E Nuove Scoperte Del Cap. Cook.
Rome, 1788. Old colour. 350 x 475mm.

Stock ID : 15507

£1,800

Georgian two-sheet double-hemisphere map of the World

THOMPSON, George.

A New Map of the World with all the New Discoveries, By Cap:t Cook & other Navigators Including the Trade Winds, Monsoons and Variations of the Compass, Illustrated with a Coelestial Planisphere, the Various Systems of Ptolomy, Copernicus & Tycho Bray, Together with the Appearences of the Planets &c.
London: G. Thompson, 1798. Original colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 630 x 950mm.

Stock ID : 13897

£5,500

The World as known to the Ancients

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

Mappa Mondo Antico Diviso Nell'Uno e nell'Altro Continente secondo la mente di Guglielmo Sanson.
Rome, 1801. 360 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 13936

£1,200

A striking wall map of the world at the end of the 18th century

BOWLES, Carington.

Bowles's New Four-Sheet Map of the World on Mercator's Projection Exhibiting the Several Quarters of the Globe divided into their respective Empires, Kingdoms, States, &c. agreeable to the latest Treaties and Political Regulations now existing; Together with All the New Discoveries and most interesting Tracks of those eminent Circumnavigators Cook, Byron, Bougainville &c. &c.
London: Bowles & Carver, c.1802. Original wash colour lightly refreshed. Four sheets conjoined, total 1020 x 1180mm.

Stock ID : 19191

£14,000

A decorative early 19th century world map

LAPIE, Pierre.

Mappe-Mondes sur Diverses Projections.
Paris, c. 1812. Coloured. 360 x 540mm.

Stock ID : 14221

£320

Early 19th century double-hemisphere world map

MANNERT, Konrad.

Die Erde in Zwey Halbkugeln...
Nuremberg, Homann Heirs, 1813. Coloured. 425 x 620mm.

Stock ID : 20566

£650

Early 19th century map of the World on Mercator's projection

LEGRAND, Augustin.

Planisphere suivant la projection de Mercator, elemens de geographie moderne a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education / rediges suivant la methodes de M.M. Mentelle et l'Abbe Gautier et en accord avec les traites, Cours et Lecons adoptes pour l'instruction publique ou particuliere, par Augustin Legrand
Paris, 1830. Original outline colour.400 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 17980

£450

A French double-hemishpere world map

MONIN, Charles V.

Mappemonde en deux hemispheres.
Paris: Hocquart,, c.1839. Original colour. 280 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 16528

£300

The smallest world map we've ever had!

HATFIELD, William.

The Globe in Miniature on a Horizontal Projection (containing upwards of 1000 Letters) Engraved within the Space of a Sixpence by W. Hatfield.
London: J.W. Wood, 1846. Engraved map on porcelain card, sheet 60 x 90mm.

Stock ID : 17299

£250

Decorative 19th century world map

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Planisphère.
Paris, Pelissier, c.1845. Original colour. 310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 13631

£400

The Eastern Hemisphere

TALLIS, John.

Eastern Hemisphere.
London, J. & F. Tallis, 1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, 265 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 18509

£250

Rare Spanish map of the world

BALLICHER, Doroteo.

Geografia Etnografica o de todas las lenguas.
Madrid, 1852. Original outline colour. 255 x 345mm. With a sheet of text.

Stock ID : 18655

£100

A large-format French map of the world on Mercator's Projection

VUILLEMIN, Alexandre A.

Nouveau Planisphère Indiquant les grandes divisions physiques et politiques de la Terre, la Géographie statistique et industrielle des differents états, les Colonies Europèennes et l'époque ders principales découvertes.
Paris: Veuve Turgis, 1854. Original colour. Steel engraving. 660 x 880mm.

Stock ID : 15169

£750

A Spanish geological world map

MORALES, Jose Pilar.

Mapa Geologico del Globo
Spain: Astort Hernandos, c.1880. Sheet size 590 x 770 mm.

Stock ID : 18693

£250

A late-19th century double-hemisphere world map in Cyrillic

IL'IN, A.

[Cyrillic - Western Hemisphere. Eastern Hemisphere.]
St Petersburg, c.1890. Chromolithographic map, dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 910 x 1610mm.

Stock ID : 19431

£1,900

A rare American missionary map on linen

OHMAN, August R.

Missionary Map of the World Showing the Prevailing Religions of its Various Nations and the Central Stations of All Protestant Missionary Societies.
New York: August R. Ohman & Co. Inc, c.1906. Colour-printed wood engraving on two linen sheets stitched together, total 1250 x 2120mm.

Stock ID : 17967

£3,400

Wall map of the world at the beginning of the 20th century

BACON, George Washington.

Bacon's New Chart of the World. Mercator's Projection.
London: G.W. Bacon & Co., c.1907. Colour lithographic map. Dissected and laid on linen as issued , total 950 x 1200mm, folded into original covers.

Stock ID : 18410

£1,000

''In the Claws of the British''

Anonymous.

Bajo la Zarpa Británica. Breve Historia del Militarismo Inglés.
German, F. Haase, c.1914. Lithograph with letterpress, Sheet 810 x 1120mm.

Stock ID : 19640

£1,250

Souvenir flag for the Silver Jubileee of George V & Queen Mary

Anonymous.

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary. 1910-1935.
1935. Colour-printed wood engraving on linen. 570 x 820mm.

Stock ID : 18048

£750

Souvenir flag for the Coronation of Edward VIII with a map of the British Empire

Anonymous.

Coronation King Edward VIII. 1937.
Printed 1936. Colour-printed wood engraving on linen. 540 x 840mm.

Stock ID : 17492

£800

A world map as a chocolatier's competition

JANNOT, J.B.

Le Tour du Monde en 120 images Grand Concours du Chocalat Menier.
Paris: Chocolat Menier, 1956. Poster map, sheet 645 x 995mm.

Stock ID : 19369

£800

A serio-comic map satirising Ronald Reagan's view of the World

HORSEY, David.

The World According to Ronald Reagan.
Seattle: AA Graphics Inc., 1987. Lithographic map, printed in black and brown. Sheet 585 x 885mm.

Stock ID : 19712

£1,400