INDEX

America Maps

An important book on early American exploration

DE BRY, Theodore.

[The Great or American Voyages.]
Frankfurt: 1594-1617. Parts I-VI only (of 13) in one volume. Latin text. Folio (335 x 235 mm), 17th century vellum over pasteboard, the flat spine with small panel outlined in gilt with rolls, titled in gilt within the panel.

Stock ID : 12946

£75,000

The first atlas map devoted to America

WÄLDSEEMÜLLER, Martin.

Tabula Terre Nove.
Strasbourg, Johannes Shott, 1513. Woodcut, printed area 385 x 445mm, paper watermarked with a fleur de lis, with good margins.

Stock ID : 17346

£58,000

The Fries version of Wäldseemüller's 'Admiral's map' of the Americas

WÄLDSEEMÜLLER, Martin.

[Tabula Terræ Novæ .]
Vienne: Michael Servetus, 1541. Woodcut, printed area 285 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 18827

£8,500

Blaeu's famous carte à figure map of America

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon.

Americæ nova Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1638 or 1640, French text edition. Original colour. 415 x 560mm.

Stock ID : 18585

£6,500

The rare issue of Munster's America with longitude and latitude grids

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Novae Insula XXVI Nova Tabula.
Basle: Henri Petri, 1552, Latin edition. Woodcut, sheet 300 x 385mm.

Stock ID : 18761

£6,000

The first map of America as a continent

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Tabula novarum insularum, quas diversis respectibus Occidentales & Indianas vocant.
Basle, Henri Petri, 1550. Latin edition. Woodcut, image size 270 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 18709

£4,650

A fine example of Ortelius's third plate of the Americas

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

America Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Latin text edition. 355 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 13288

£3,600

The most famous map of the Americas, the cornerstone of any map collection

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

America Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1575, Latin text edition. Original colour. 355 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 12816

£2,800

Late 17th century map of the Americas in fine colour

DANCKERTS, Justus.

Recentissima Novi Orbis Sive Americæ Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1697. Original colour. 505 x 585mm.

Stock ID : 7573

£2,250

The first atlas issue of this 17th century map of America

HONDIUS, Jodocus II.

America noviter delineata. Auct: Henrico Hondio. 1631.
Amsterdam, Henricus Hondius, 1636. Latin text edition. Original colour. 370 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 19628

£2,200

A scarce map of the Americas

DANET, Guillaume.

L'Amerique Meridionale et Septentrionale...
Paris: L.C. Desnos, 1760. Original colour. 480 x 690mm.

Stock ID : 16630

£2,200

A French separate-issue map of the Americas

FER, Nicolas de.

L'Amerique, Meridionale et Septentrionale...
Paris, 1699. 470 x 600mm.

Stock ID : 13935

£2,000

17th century map of the Americas

DE WIT, Frederick.

Novissima et Accuratissima Totius Americæ Descriptio.
Amsterdam, c.1675. Fine original colour. 500 x 585mm.

Stock ID : 19279

£1,750

The Americas with California as an island

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Novus Orbis sive America Meridionalis et Septentrionalis...
Augsburg, c.1730. Original colour. 500 x 585mm.

Stock ID : 18927

£1,600

Scarce Italian map of America

SOCIETA CALCOGRAFICA.

L'Amerique diviseé dans ses principaux Etats, avec les Nouvelles Decouvertes du Capitain Cook De puis le Detroit de Bherings jousqu' au Nord dans l'Ocean pacifique et du Capit. Meares dans les années 1788 et 1789..
Venice: la Societè Chalcografique, 1799. Original colour. 510 x 665mm.

Stock ID : 7776

£1,250

Munster map of America after Ortelius

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Die newen Inseln so hinder Hispania gegen Orient bey dem Landt Indie gelegen
Basle: Sebastian Petri, 1598, German edition. Coloured woodcut, image size 320 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19763

£1,200

18th century map of America

HOMANN, Johann Baptist.

Totius Americae Septentrionalis et Meridionalis Novissima Repræsentatio...
Nuremberg, c.1740. Original colour with additions. 490 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 20030

£900

Scarce map of the Americas

CASSINI, Giovanni Maria.

L'America Secondo Le ultime osservazioni Divisa ne'suoi Stati Principali.
Rome, 1788. Coloured. 350 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 13851

£800

America as 'Atlantis Insula'

SANSON, Guillaume.

Novus Orbis potius Altera Continens sive Atlantis Insula à Nicolao Sanson Antiquitati Restituta; Nunc demum Majori Forma delineata, et in decem Regna, juxta decem Neptuni Filios Distributa.
Paris, c.1700. Original colour. 410 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 14274

£650

Early 18th century Americas with California as an island

FER, Nicolas de.

L'Amerique, Meridionale et Septentrionale...
Paris, 1700. Original colour. 225 x 340mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 17404

£650

A map of the Americas highlighting mountain ranges

HÉRISSON, Eustache.

Carte de L'Amérique Septentrionale et Méridonale divisée en ses Principeaux Etats; pour servir a l'instruction de la Jeunesse.
Paris, Jean, 1820. Original colour. 525 x 745mm.

Stock ID : 8293

£450

An early 19th century map of America

BORDIGA FRATELLI.

L'America Settentrionale e Meridionale Approvata dalla Direzione Generale di Pubblica Istruzione per uso dell Scuole del Regno d'Italia.
Milan: Betteli brothers, 1826. Coloured. 515 x 740mm.

Stock ID : 10256

£400

America from an account of the voyages of Columbus

AA, Pieter van der.

Amerika, of de Nieuwe Weerld, Aller eerst Door C.Kolumbus ondekt, en bevaren, int jaar 1492.
Leiden, 1707. 160 x 230mm.

Stock ID : 20586

£380

18th century map of the Americas

LE ROUGE, Georges-Louis.

Amerique Suivant Le R.P.Charlevoix Jte, Mr de la Condamine, et Plusieurs autres Nouv.le Observations.
Paris, c.1746. Coloured. 495 x 630mm.

Stock ID : 8586

£350

The Western Hemisphere

TALLIS, John.

Western Hemisphere
London, J. & F. Tallis, 1851. Coloured. Steel engraving c. 260 x 350mm.

Stock ID : 18510

£180