New Additions

The First Issue of the iconic map of the London Underground

BECK, Henry C.

Map of London's Underground Railways. A new design for an old map.

London: The Underground Group, 1933. Colour-printed map on card. 155 x 255mm, folded twice as issued.

Stock ID : 22298

£2,600

A pre-Beck map of London's Underground Railways

PERMAN, E.G.

Underground Railways of London.

London, Summer 1928. Chromolithograph. Sheet 445 x 365mm.

Stock ID : 21775

£550

A mid-16th century map of the East Indies

RUSCELLI, Girolamo.

India Tercera Nuova Tavola.

Venice: Vicenzo Valgrisi, 1561. 186 x 263mm.

Stock ID : 22182

£480

16th century map of Scandinavia

RUSCELLI, Girolamo.

Schonladia Nuova.

Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, First edition. 185 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 22181

£500

18th century map of Asia

CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.

Nouvelle Carte de L'Asie...

Amsterdam, 1721. Coloured. 475 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22178

£600

18th century map of Africa

CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.

Nouvelle Carte d'Afrique...

Amsterdam, 1721. Coloured. 480 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22177

£450

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

HORSEY, David.

The World According to Ronald Reagan.

Seattle: AA Graphics Inc., 1982. Lithographic map, printed in black and brown. Sheet 585 x 895mm.

Stock ID : 22176

£1,600

A 16th century town plan of Cambridge

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Cantebrigia, opulentissimi Anglie Regni, urbs celeberrimi nominis, ab Academie conditore Cantabro, cognominata...

Cologne, 1575-, Latin text edition. Original colour. 325 x 440mm.

Stock ID : 22169

£1,800

Early bird's-eye map-view of Canterbury

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Cantuarbury. Cantuaria urbs Angliae celebris; Archiepiscopati sede commendata.

Cologne, c.1588, Latin text edition. Original colour. 290 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22168

£900

A miniature double-hemisphere world.

SANSON, Nicolas.

Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre..

Paris, c.1720. Coloured. 150 x 170mm.

Stock ID : 22166

£600

The orbits of Earth, Venus & Mercury

DOPPELMAYR, Johann Gabriel.

Phaenomena Motuum Irregularium quos Planetae Venus et Mercurius ad annum Salutis MDCCX.

Nuremberg: Johann Baptist Homann, 1742. Original wash colour. 495 x 580mm.

Stock ID : 22161

£450

An early 18th century circular list of monarchs and popes, with a moving arm

WEIGEL, Christoph.

Discus Chronologicus in quo Omnes Imperatores et Reges orbis Europaei...

Nuremberg, c.1720. Original wash colour. 510 x 485mm, with printed rotating arm.

Stock ID : 22160

£650

A plan of eclipses over England in the 18th century

DUNN, Samuel.

A Map Exhibiting the Dark Shadow of the Moon over England and other parts of Europe, in the Five Great Solar Eclipes, Of the Years, 1715, 1724, 1737, 1748 and 1764.

London: Laurie & Whittle, 1794. Original outline colour. 315 x 310mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 22159

£350

An uncommon 18th century map of Dalmatia

MONATH, Peter Conrad.

Dalmatia et regiones adjacentes, Croatia, Bosnia, Slavonia, Servia, Albania, accurate descriptiae.

Nuremberg, 1723. 495 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 22156

£980

Plan of Gibraltar in 1738

BASIRE, James.

Plan of the Town and Fortifications of Gibraltar, exactly taken on the Spot in the Year 1738. For Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England.

London: John and Paul Knapton, 1744-7. Coloured. 380 x 595mm.

Stock ID : 22152

£280

A large map of Europe during the Crimean War

DANLOS, Alexandre.

Theatre de la Guerre en Europe.

Paris: Danlos, 1854. Lithographic map on four sheets conjoined. Total 795 x 1100mm.

Stock ID : 22125

£600

Early 19th century board game of European travel

WALLIS, Edward.

The Panorama of Europe. a New Game.

London: J. & E. Wallis, & Sidmouth, J. Wallis Jun.r, 1815. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued, sheet 475 x 630mm, folded into original slipcase with illustrated title label.

Stock ID : 22026

£2,000

A late 18th century map of Portugal

LODGE, John.

The Kingdoms of Portugal and Algarve from Zannoni's Map

London: Laurie & Whittle 1794. Original. outline colour.. 615 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22023

£180

Maps of New South Wales and Tasmania

LIZARS, William Home.

Map of Van Diemans Land. Map of Part of New South Wales.

Edinburgh c.1830. Original outline colour. 460 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 22021

£480

Australia & East India Islands

WYLD, James.

East India Isles & Australia.

Printed: Edinburgh, John Thompson.1819, Engraved, N,R.Hewitt, Edinburgh.. Coloured. 230 x 300mm.

Stock ID : 22020

£160

18th century map of the Gold Coast of Africa

ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'.

A map of the Gold Coast from Issini to Alampi by M. d'Anville...

London, 1729. 200 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 22018

£150

A colourful early 19th century map of Africa

WILKINSON, Robert.

Africa including the Mediterranean.

London: Wilkinson, 1809. Original body colour. 280 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 22017

£120

An 18th century plan of Buenos Aires

BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas.

Plan de la Ville de Buenos-Ayres

Paris, c.1745. Coloured. 190 x 285mm.

Stock ID : 22013

£160

18th century Dutch sea chart of the Strait of Gibraltar.

TIRION, Isaak.

Nieuwe Zeekaart van de Straat van Gibraltar ...

Amsterdam, 1759. Original colour. 400 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22010

£200

Victorian map of Western Australia and Tasmania

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George's Sound. Van-Diemen Island.

London, 1834. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 330 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 22009

£120

A souvenir flag for an abandoned coronation

Anonymous.

Coronation King Edward VIII.

n.d., 1836. Colour-printed map on cotton, sheet 220 x 325mm.

Stock ID : 21989

£325

An English pair of maps of the world's hemispheres.

LAURIE & WHITTLE.

The New World or Western Hemisphere with the addition of all the New Discoveries. [&]The Old World or Eastern Hemisphere with the addition of all the New Discoveries

London, Laurie & Whittle, 1st Oct, 1820. Original outline colour. Two plates, each 210 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 21988

£250

The Northern Hemisphere

LAURIE & WHITTLE.

The Polar Regions and Countries from the North Pole to the Tropic of Cancer with the addition of all the New Discoveries

London, Laurie & Whittle, 1st Oct, 1820. Original outline colour. 210 x 255mm.

Stock ID : 21987

£125

A chart of a Spanish voyage to the Pacific

LA PÉROUSE, Jean F.G.

Part of the Great Pacific Ocean shewing the Route of the Spanish Frigate la Princesa commanded by Don Franco Antonio Maurelle in 1781.

London, Robinson 1798. Coloured. 260 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21986

£200

Eighteenth century map of the Caribbean and Northern South America

BOWEN, Emanuel.

A New and Accurate Map of Terra Firma and the Caribbe Islands...

London, 1747. Coloured. 360 x 445mm.

Stock ID : 21985

£200

A late 18th century French map of Africa

MENTELLE, Edme.

Carte Générale et Politique de l'Afrique.

Paris: Chanlaire & Mentelle, 1797. Original outline colour. 350 x 460mm.

Stock ID : 21984

£165

Seventeenth century map of northern Portugal

SANSON, Nicolas.

Parte Septentrional Do Reyno De Portugal ...

Paris, 1654. Original outline colour. 430 x 545mm,

Stock ID : 21982

£350

Eighteenth century map of Barbados

BOWEN, Emanuel.

An Accurate Map of the Island of Barbadoes Drawn from an Actual Survey containing all the Towns, Churches, Fortifications, Roads, Paths, Plantations &c

London, 1747. Coloured. 360 x 465mm.

Stock ID : 21981

£450

Reunion

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Ile de La Reunion

Paris, c.1850\. Original outline colour with additions to the borders. 310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21977

£160

19th century China and Burma

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

China and the Birman Empire with parts of Cochin-China and Siam.

London: Charles Knight, c.1846. Coloured steel engraving, 320 x 390mm.

Stock ID : 21976

£180

Decorative 19th century map of Africa

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Afrique.

Paris, c.1850. Original outline colour with additions to the borders. Steel engraving, 320 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 21975

£220

Mid-19th century plan of Constantinople

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Constantinople. Stambool.

London, SDUK, 1840. Coloured. Steel-engraving, 330 x 400mm.

Stock ID : 21973

£220

Early Victorian map of Australia

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Australia in 1839.

London, 1840. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 325 x 425mm.

Stock ID : 21972

£120

Mid 19th century map of Arabia with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Arabia.

London, J. & F. Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 265 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 21796

£230

Mid 19th century map of the different post routes to India

TALLIS, John.

Overland Route to India.

London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. 355 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21795

£150

Cook's landmark map of New Zealand

COOK, Captain James.

Chart of New-Zealand, explored in 1769 and 1770, by Lieut: I: Cook, Commander of His Majesty's Bark Endeavour. Engraved by I. Bayly.

London: Strachan & Cadell, 1773. Coloured. 510 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21678

£3,600

Mid 19th century map of Persia decorated with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Persia.

London: J. & F. Tallis, c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 350 x 255mm.

Stock ID : 21603

£150

Map of the West Indies with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

West India Islands.

London, J. & F. Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 265 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 21586

£160

Mid 19th century map of Ireland with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Ireland.

London, J. & F. Tallis, c.1851. Original outline colour with faint additions. Steel engraving, printed area 345 x 245mm.

Stock ID : 21568

£240

Pair of 18th century celestial charts of the northern and southern skies

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

Haemisphaerium Coeli Boreale. [&] Haemisphaerium Coeli Australe.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. Two plates, each 125 x 135mm.

Stock ID : 21482

£600

18th century chart of the Southern Celestial Sphere

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

[Southern Celestial Hemisphere] Crux. Triangulum Australe. Apis. Nubecula major. Camaeleon. Piscis. Phombus. Hidrus. Toucan.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. 125 x 135mm.

Stock ID : 21480

£350

18th century map of the Sun

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

Systema Solis ex Observationibus P. Kircheri.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. 125 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 21479

£550

INDEX

New Additions

The First Issue of the iconic map of the London Underground

BECK, Henry C.

Map of London's Underground Railways. A new design for an old map.

London: The Underground Group, 1933. Colour-printed map on card. 155 x 255mm, folded twice as issued.

Stock ID : 22298

£2,600

A pre-Beck map of London's Underground Railways

PERMAN, E.G.

Underground Railways of London.

London, Summer 1928. Chromolithograph. Sheet 445 x 365mm.

Stock ID : 21775

£550

A mid-16th century map of the East Indies

RUSCELLI, Girolamo.

India Tercera Nuova Tavola.

Venice: Vicenzo Valgrisi, 1561. 186 x 263mm.

Stock ID : 22182

£480

16th century map of Scandinavia

RUSCELLI, Girolamo.

Schonladia Nuova.

Venice, Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561, First edition. 185 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 22181

£500

18th century map of Asia

CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.

Nouvelle Carte de L'Asie...

Amsterdam, 1721. Coloured. 475 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22178

£600

18th century map of Africa

CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.

Nouvelle Carte d'Afrique...

Amsterdam, 1721. Coloured. 480 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 22177

£450

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

HORSEY, David.

The World According to Ronald Reagan.

Seattle: AA Graphics Inc., 1982. Lithographic map, printed in black and brown. Sheet 585 x 895mm.

Stock ID : 22176

£1,600

A 16th century town plan of Cambridge

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Cantebrigia, opulentissimi Anglie Regni, urbs celeberrimi nominis, ab Academie conditore Cantabro, cognominata...

Cologne, 1575-, Latin text edition. Original colour. 325 x 440mm.

Stock ID : 22169

£1,800

Early bird's-eye map-view of Canterbury

BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans.

Cantuarbury. Cantuaria urbs Angliae celebris; Archiepiscopati sede commendata.

Cologne, c.1588, Latin text edition. Original colour. 290 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22168

£900

A miniature double-hemisphere world.

SANSON, Nicolas.

Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre..

Paris, c.1720. Coloured. 150 x 170mm.

Stock ID : 22166

£600

The orbits of Earth, Venus & Mercury

DOPPELMAYR, Johann Gabriel.

Phaenomena Motuum Irregularium quos Planetae Venus et Mercurius ad annum Salutis MDCCX.

Nuremberg: Johann Baptist Homann, 1742. Original wash colour. 495 x 580mm.

Stock ID : 22161

£450

An early 18th century circular list of monarchs and popes, with a moving arm

WEIGEL, Christoph.

Discus Chronologicus in quo Omnes Imperatores et Reges orbis Europaei...

Nuremberg, c.1720. Original wash colour. 510 x 485mm, with printed rotating arm.

Stock ID : 22160

£650

A plan of eclipses over England in the 18th century

DUNN, Samuel.

A Map Exhibiting the Dark Shadow of the Moon over England and other parts of Europe, in the Five Great Solar Eclipes, Of the Years, 1715, 1724, 1737, 1748 and 1764.

London: Laurie & Whittle, 1794. Original outline colour. 315 x 310mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 22159

£350

An uncommon 18th century map of Dalmatia

MONATH, Peter Conrad.

Dalmatia et regiones adjacentes, Croatia, Bosnia, Slavonia, Servia, Albania, accurate descriptiae.

Nuremberg, 1723. 495 x 570mm.

Stock ID : 22156

£980

Plan of Gibraltar in 1738

BASIRE, James.

Plan of the Town and Fortifications of Gibraltar, exactly taken on the Spot in the Year 1738. For Mr. Tindal's Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England.

London: John and Paul Knapton, 1744-7. Coloured. 380 x 595mm.

Stock ID : 22152

£280

A large map of Europe during the Crimean War

DANLOS, Alexandre.

Theatre de la Guerre en Europe.

Paris: Danlos, 1854. Lithographic map on four sheets conjoined. Total 795 x 1100mm.

Stock ID : 22125

£600

Early 19th century board game of European travel

WALLIS, Edward.

The Panorama of Europe. a New Game.

London: J. & E. Wallis, & Sidmouth, J. Wallis Jun.r, 1815. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued, sheet 475 x 630mm, folded into original slipcase with illustrated title label.

Stock ID : 22026

£2,000

A late 18th century map of Portugal

LODGE, John.

The Kingdoms of Portugal and Algarve from Zannoni's Map

London: Laurie & Whittle 1794. Original. outline colour.. 615 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22023

£180

Maps of New South Wales and Tasmania

LIZARS, William Home.

Map of Van Diemans Land. Map of Part of New South Wales.

Edinburgh c.1830. Original outline colour. 460 x 520mm.

Stock ID : 22021

£480

Australia & East India Islands

WYLD, James.

East India Isles & Australia.

Printed: Edinburgh, John Thompson.1819, Engraved, N,R.Hewitt, Edinburgh.. Coloured. 230 x 300mm.

Stock ID : 22020

£160

18th century map of the Gold Coast of Africa

ANVILLE, Jean Baptiste B. D'.

A map of the Gold Coast from Issini to Alampi by M. d'Anville...

London, 1729. 200 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 22018

£150

A colourful early 19th century map of Africa

WILKINSON, Robert.

Africa including the Mediterranean.

London: Wilkinson, 1809. Original body colour. 280 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 22017

£120

An 18th century plan of Buenos Aires

BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas.

Plan de la Ville de Buenos-Ayres

Paris, c.1745. Coloured. 190 x 285mm.

Stock ID : 22013

£160

18th century Dutch sea chart of the Strait of Gibraltar.

TIRION, Isaak.

Nieuwe Zeekaart van de Straat van Gibraltar ...

Amsterdam, 1759. Original colour. 400 x 430mm.

Stock ID : 22010

£200

Victorian map of Western Australia and Tasmania

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Western Australia Containing the Settlements of Swan River and King George's Sound. Van-Diemen Island.

London, 1834. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 330 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 22009

£120

A souvenir flag for an abandoned coronation

Anonymous.

Coronation King Edward VIII.

n.d., 1836. Colour-printed map on cotton, sheet 220 x 325mm.

Stock ID : 21989

£325

An English pair of maps of the world's hemispheres.

LAURIE & WHITTLE.

The New World or Western Hemisphere with the addition of all the New Discoveries. [&]The Old World or Eastern Hemisphere with the addition of all the New Discoveries

London, Laurie & Whittle, 1st Oct, 1820. Original outline colour. Two plates, each 210 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 21988

£250

The Northern Hemisphere

LAURIE & WHITTLE.

The Polar Regions and Countries from the North Pole to the Tropic of Cancer with the addition of all the New Discoveries

London, Laurie & Whittle, 1st Oct, 1820. Original outline colour. 210 x 255mm.

Stock ID : 21987

£125

A chart of a Spanish voyage to the Pacific

LA PÉROUSE, Jean F.G.

Part of the Great Pacific Ocean shewing the Route of the Spanish Frigate la Princesa commanded by Don Franco Antonio Maurelle in 1781.

London, Robinson 1798. Coloured. 260 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21986

£200

Eighteenth century map of the Caribbean and Northern South America

BOWEN, Emanuel.

A New and Accurate Map of Terra Firma and the Caribbe Islands...

London, 1747. Coloured. 360 x 445mm.

Stock ID : 21985

£200

A late 18th century French map of Africa

MENTELLE, Edme.

Carte Générale et Politique de l'Afrique.

Paris: Chanlaire & Mentelle, 1797. Original outline colour. 350 x 460mm.

Stock ID : 21984

£165

Seventeenth century map of northern Portugal

SANSON, Nicolas.

Parte Septentrional Do Reyno De Portugal ...

Paris, 1654. Original outline colour. 430 x 545mm,

Stock ID : 21982

£350

Eighteenth century map of Barbados

BOWEN, Emanuel.

An Accurate Map of the Island of Barbadoes Drawn from an Actual Survey containing all the Towns, Churches, Fortifications, Roads, Paths, Plantations &c

London, 1747. Coloured. 360 x 465mm.

Stock ID : 21981

£450

Reunion

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Ile de La Reunion

Paris, c.1850\. Original outline colour with additions to the borders. 310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21977

£160

19th century China and Burma

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

China and the Birman Empire with parts of Cochin-China and Siam.

London: Charles Knight, c.1846. Coloured steel engraving, 320 x 390mm.

Stock ID : 21976

£180

Decorative 19th century map of Africa

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Afrique.

Paris, c.1850. Original outline colour with additions to the borders. Steel engraving, 320 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 21975

£220

Mid-19th century plan of Constantinople

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Constantinople. Stambool.

London, SDUK, 1840. Coloured. Steel-engraving, 330 x 400mm.

Stock ID : 21973

£220

Early Victorian map of Australia

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Australia in 1839.

London, 1840. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 325 x 425mm.

Stock ID : 21972

£120

Mid 19th century map of Arabia with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Arabia.

London, J. & F. Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 265 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 21796

£230

Mid 19th century map of the different post routes to India

TALLIS, John.

Overland Route to India.

London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. 355 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21795

£150

Cook's landmark map of New Zealand

COOK, Captain James.

Chart of New-Zealand, explored in 1769 and 1770, by Lieut: I: Cook, Commander of His Majesty's Bark Endeavour. Engraved by I. Bayly.

London: Strachan & Cadell, 1773. Coloured. 510 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 21678

£3,600

Mid 19th century map of Persia decorated with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Persia.

London: J. & F. Tallis, c.1851. Steel engraving with original outline colour. Printed area 350 x 255mm.

Stock ID : 21603

£150

Map of the West Indies with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

West India Islands.

London, J. & F. Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original colour. Steel engraving, printed area 265 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 21586

£160

Mid 19th century map of Ireland with decorative vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Ireland.

London, J. & F. Tallis, c.1851. Original outline colour with faint additions. Steel engraving, printed area 345 x 245mm.

Stock ID : 21568

£240

Pair of 18th century celestial charts of the northern and southern skies

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

Haemisphaerium Coeli Boreale. [&] Haemisphaerium Coeli Australe.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. Two plates, each 125 x 135mm.

Stock ID : 21482

£600

18th century chart of the Southern Celestial Sphere

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

[Southern Celestial Hemisphere] Crux. Triangulum Australe. Apis. Nubecula major. Camaeleon. Piscis. Phombus. Hidrus. Toucan.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. 125 x 135mm.

Stock ID : 21480

£350

18th century map of the Sun

THOMAS, Corbinianus.

Systema Solis ex Observationibus P. Kircheri.

Frankfurt, 1730. Original colour. 125 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 21479

£550