INDEX

United States Maps

An important large-format map of the Mississippi River

ROSS, John.

Course of the River Mississippi from the Balise to Fort Chartres; Taken on an Expedition to the Illinois, in the latter end of the Year 1765 by Lieu.t Ross of the 34th Regiment; Improved from the Surveys of that River made by the French.
London: Robert Sayer, 1775. Original colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 1130 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 21903

£3,500

A British military atlas for the War of Independence

SAYER, Robert & BENNETT, John.

The American Military Pocket Atlas; being An approved Collection of Correct Maps, both general and particular, of the British Colonies; Especially those which now are, or probably may be The Theatre of War: Taken principally from the actual Surveys and judicious Observations of Engineers De Brahm and Römans; Cook, Jackson, and Collet;; Maj. Holland, and Other Officers, Employed in His Majesty's Fleets and Armies.
London: Sayer & Bennett, 1776. 8vo, contemporary marbled boards rebacked with calf gilt with maroon calf title label; title, pp. vi-viii (dedication letter and Advertisement + list of maps; with six folding engraved maps with original outline colour, as called for,

Stock ID : 18436

£22,500

One of the first maps to name the United States of America

DELAMARCHE, Charles François.

Etats-Unis de L'Amerique Septentrionale Avec Les Isles Royal, de Terre Neuve, de St. Jean, L'Acadie &c.
Paris, Delamarche, 1785. Original outline colour. 500 x 650mm.

Stock ID : 16036

£1,150

A rare separately issued map of the United States

LAPIE, Pierre.

A Map of the United States and Canada, New-Scotland, New-Brunswick and New-Foundland. Carte des Etats-Unis, avev Le Canada, la Nouvelle Ecosee, le Nouveau Brunswick & Terre-Neuve. [&] A Map of the West-Indies and of the Mexican-Gulph. Carte des Indes Occidentales et du Golfe de Mexique.
Paris: P.A. Tardieu & Jean-Claude Dezauche, 1806. Fine original colour. Two maps, dissected, conjoined and laid on linen as originally issued, total 925 x 760mm, old French mss. title label on reverse.

Stock ID : 21025

£6,500

Map of the United States with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

United States.
London, John Tallis & Co, c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 255 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 21579

£280

A two-sheet wall map of the United States

COLTON, J.H.

Map of the United States of America, The British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela.
New York: J.H. Colton, 1853. Steel engraving with original hand colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 865 x 1075mm.

Stock ID : 17402

£4,500

The United States on the brink of Civil War

ETTLING, Theodor.

Map of the United States of North America, Upper & Lower Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia & British Columbia, Mexico, Cuba, Jamaica, St Domingo and the Bahama Islands.
London, ILN, 1861. Wood engraving printed in colour, printed area 780 x 920mm.

Stock ID : 21713

£400

Folding wall map of the United States, in fine colour

STANFORD, Edward.

Stanford's Map of the United States and part of the Dominion of Canada.
London, Stanford, 1874. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 940 x 1540mm, with publisher's slipcase.

Stock ID : 12386

£1,250

Greyhound Bus Lines

GREYHOUND CORPORATION

A good-natured map of the United States setting forth the services of The Greyhound Lines and a few principal connecting bus lines.
Cleveland, 1939. Folded pamphlet map. 300 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 20786

£225

A poster map of the USA

Anonymous.

Carta degli Stati Uniti d'America Esibizione delle principali risorse regionali, dei prodotti e delle bellezze naturali.
Washington: State Department, c.1950. Chromolithograph. Sheet 610 x 805mm.

Stock ID : 20618

£280