New Additions

An early example of the iconic map of the London Underground

BECK, Henry C.

Railway Map. No. 2. 1934.

London: The Underground Group, 1934. Colour-printed map, 150 x 230mm.

Stock ID : 18392

£550

A map of London's Inns of Court

HOFFMAN, George Spencer.

Legal London. A Map showing the Inns of Court and places frequented by those Learned in the Law. With the Streets Lanes & Alleys. The Churches Colleges & Public Buildings The Theatres Hotels Taverns & other places of Interest within Half a Mile of The Royal Courts of Justice - A.D. 1931.

London, 1931. 430 x 550mm.

Stock ID : 19703

£1,600

A detailed plan of the Mont-Blanc massif

BARBEY, Albert.

Carte Albert Barbey au 1/50,000éme La Chaine du Mont Blanc...

Berne: Kummerly & Frey, 1924. Chromolithograph. 530 x 100mm.

Stock ID : 19991

£1,500

Map of London's Underground as run by separate companies

GILL, Leslie MacDonald.

Map of the Underground Railways of London.

London: Waterlow & Sons Ltd for Electric Railway House, c.1923. 365 x 440mm

Stock ID : 19875

£650

A leaflet map of the London Underground

GILL, Leslie MacDonald.

UndergrounD. Map of Electric Railways of London.

London: Dangerfield Printing Co., 1921. Colour-printed folding map, 275 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 19872

£550

Separate-issue map-view of Paris facing the advancing Prussians

CONCANAN, Alfred.

No.8. Stannard & Son's, Perspective View of Paris and its Environs, shewing all the Fortifications and Redoubts, together with the lines of defence recently thrown up, and the roads, rivers and railways communicating with the interior, compiled from the latest official sources, by Alfred Concanen.

London: Stannard & Son, 1st September 1870. Tinted lithograph with hand colour. Sheet 555 x 760mm.

Stock ID : 18184

£900

The Dead Sea

SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE

The Dead Sea to illustrate the routes and observations of the Rev.d H.B. Tristram

London: Stanfords, 1866. Colour lithograph. 520 x 200mm.

Stock ID : 19529

£200

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 : 19994

£450

Map of Iberia with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Spain and Portugal.

London, London Printing and Publishing Co., c.1860. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 315mm, with generous margins.

Stock ID : 18557

£100

Mid 19th century map of the Baltic Sea

TALLIS, John.

Baltic Sea

London, London Printing and Publishing Co., c.1860 original outline colour. Printed area 340 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 18556

£100

Detailed map of Corsica

VALLARDI, Francesco.

Carta Moderna dell'Isola di Corsica

Florence, c.1860. Coloured. 590 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 19869

£180

The Western Hemisphere

TALLIS, John.

Western Hemisphere

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

Stock ID : 19595

£220

Gold-rush California

MARZOLLA, Benedetto.

Nuova California (Stati Uniti dell'America Settentrionale).

Naples, 1851, original colour, printed area 430 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 13302

£650

Map of north west Africa with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Northern Africa.

London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 16151

£95

Mid-19th century plan of Brussels

TALLIS, John.

Brussels.

London Printing & Publishing Co., c.1851. Coloured. Steel engraving, 265 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 18503

£130

Map of Eastern Canada with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

East Canada and New Brunswick.

London, J. & F. Tallis., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 18533

£150

An educational map of the Holy Land

LEONARD, C.W.

Leonard's Chronological and Geographical Family Guide to the Holy Bible.

London: C.W. Leonard, c.1850. Original colour. Disscted and laid on linen, edged with red tape, total 760 x 215mm, folded into original roan covers.

Stock ID : 19939

£425

The Passage to India as the Suez Canal opened

WYLD, James.

Map of the Countries between England and India Designed to shew the Over-Land and Sea Routes to the East. The Line of Communication with our Indian Possessions and the relative position of Russia to England and Hindostan.

London: Wyld, c.1850. Original colour. 665 x 840mm.

Stock ID : 19996

£450

Decorative map of the South Pacific

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Océanie.

Paris, c.1850. Steel engraving. Original outline colour. 320 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 8833

£150

Decorative 19th century map of Asia

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Asie.

Paris, A. Combette, c.1850. Original outline colour. 310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 10460

£170

Very decorative set of the World & Continents

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

[Set of World & 6 Continents.]

Paris, A. Combette, c.1845.Coloured. Seven steel-engravings, ea. c.310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 13874

£1,200

19th century China

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

China: The Interior Chiefly from Du Halde and the Jesuits 1710 to 1718 and the Sea Coast from Modern Authorities.

London, Charles Knight, c.1850. Steel engraving, Coloured. 400 x 320mm.

Stock ID : 19862

£180

London in 1846

SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE.

London 1846, drawn and engraved from authentic documents & personal observation by B.R. Davies.

London: Charles Knight & Co, 1846. Coloured. 405 x 660mm.

Stock ID : 19522

£350

Detailed 19th century map of Japan

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Empire of Japan.

London, Charles Knight; 1846. Steel engraving. Outline colour. 330 x 395mm.

Stock ID : 19860

£160

A plan of London in the 1840s

CREIGHTON, R.

A Plan of London and its Environs.

London, c.1845. Coloured. 360 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 19932

£500

Mid-19th century map of North America

GELLATLY, John.

North America

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 184.3. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 370 x 295mm

Stock ID : 19945

£120

Mid-19th century map of Mexico, Guatemala & Texas

GELLATLY, John.

Mexico & Guatimala

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 300 x 360mm

Stock ID : 19946

£350

Mid-19th century map of Africa

GELLATLY, John.

Africa

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 340 x 290mm

Stock ID : 19947

£160

Mid-19th century map of South America

GELLATLY, John.

South America

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 340 x 275mm.

Stock ID : 19948

£130

Mid-19th century map of the United States

GELLATLY, John.

United States

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 285 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19949

£160

Mid 19th century map of China

GELLATLY, John.

China

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 360 x 290mm.

Stock ID : 19950

£280

Mid 19th century map of Australia

GELLATLY, John.

[Australia]

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 290 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19951

£300

Mid 19th century map of Arabia

GELLATLY, John.

Arabia

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 290 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19955

£250

Mid 19th century map of Sweden & Norway

GELLATLY, John.

Sweden & Norway

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 370 x 305mm.

Stock ID : 19956

£120

Mid 19th century map of Ireland

GELLATLY, John.

Ireland

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 380 x 305mm.

Stock ID : 19957

£120

A French explorer's chart of French Polynesia

DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules Sébastian César.

Carte des Archipels Taïti, Pomotou, Nouka-Hiva, &a.

Paris: Vincendon-Dumoulin, 1843. Coloured, 610 x 900mm.

Stock ID : 8127

£650

Mid-19th century plan of Calcutta

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Calcutta.

London, Charles Knight & Co., 1842. Original outline colour. Steel-engraving, 330 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 19859

£165

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 : 19865

£160

19th century map of Africa

BEAUTEMPS-BEAUPRÉ, Charles François.

Carte generale de l'Afrique, Drefsee par Beaupre Geographe. d'apres les Memoires de la Societe Geographique.

Paris, 1838. Coloured. 285 x 395mm.

Stock ID : 19868

£80

A plan of London during the reign of William IV

CRUCHLEY, George Frederick.

Cruchley's New Plan of London Improved to 1836.

London, 1836. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 540 x 1390mm, with separately-printed decorative border laid on.

Stock ID : 19968

£3,400

Italian edition of a French map of New Zealand

DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules Sébastian César.

Carta della Nuova Zelanda per servire al viaggio pittoresco intorno al mondo di D'Urville 1835.

Paris, 1835. Coloured. 335 x 220mm.

Stock ID : 19900

£320

A detailed plan of St Petersburg in the 1820's

HALL, Sidney.

St. Petersburgh.

London; Henry Colburn, New Burlington St, Aug, 1828. Coloured. 310 x 385mm.

Stock ID : 19727

£240

19th century map of Hainan

FREMIN, A.R.

Carte de l'île de Hai Nan formant le Département Chinois de Khioung Tchéou Fou.

Paris: Berthe, 1827. Original colour. 320 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 19928

£400

Portraits of Maori

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Habitants de la Nouvelle-Zélande. 1 Etinou 2.Taïfanga.

Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1826. Original colour. 240 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 19902

£350

Portraits of Maori Chiefs

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Chefs de la Nouvelle-Zélande. 1. Toui 2. Autre Chef.

Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1826. Original colour. 240 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 19910

£400

A complete set of instructive celestial cards

LEIGH, Samuel.

Urania's Mirror, or a View of the Heavens.

London: Samuel Leigh, c.1824. Original box but lacking printed title label; complete set of 32 engraved plates laid on perforated card, backed with tissue as issued. Coloured. Each card 140 x 200mm.

Stock ID : 19871

£4,750

One of the few maps of London of the period to show Chelsea

LUFFMAN, John.

The Metropolis Displayed, or, Langely's Faithful Guide through London and places adjacent, in every direction from St Paul's Cathedral: Laid down by John Lufman, Geographer, Strand, London.

London: Edward Langley, c.1822. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued, total 425 x 1025mm.

Stock ID : 19890

£1,500

India

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Carte de L'Inde en de-Çà Du Gange

Paris, 1821. Original outline colour. 410 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 18650

£160

INDEX

New Additions

An early example of the iconic map of the London Underground

BECK, Henry C.

Railway Map. No. 2. 1934.

London: The Underground Group, 1934. Colour-printed map, 150 x 230mm.

Stock ID : 18392

£550

A map of London's Inns of Court

HOFFMAN, George Spencer.

Legal London. A Map showing the Inns of Court and places frequented by those Learned in the Law. With the Streets Lanes & Alleys. The Churches Colleges & Public Buildings The Theatres Hotels Taverns & other places of Interest within Half a Mile of The Royal Courts of Justice - A.D. 1931.

London, 1931. 430 x 550mm.

Stock ID : 19703

£1,600

A detailed plan of the Mont-Blanc massif

BARBEY, Albert.

Carte Albert Barbey au 1/50,000éme La Chaine du Mont Blanc...

Berne: Kummerly & Frey, 1924. Chromolithograph. 530 x 100mm.

Stock ID : 19991

£1,500

Map of London's Underground as run by separate companies

GILL, Leslie MacDonald.

Map of the Underground Railways of London.

London: Waterlow & Sons Ltd for Electric Railway House, c.1923. 365 x 440mm

Stock ID : 19875

£650

A leaflet map of the London Underground

GILL, Leslie MacDonald.

UndergrounD. Map of Electric Railways of London.

London: Dangerfield Printing Co., 1921. Colour-printed folding map, 275 x 345mm.

Stock ID : 19872

£550

Separate-issue map-view of Paris facing the advancing Prussians

CONCANAN, Alfred.

No.8. Stannard & Son's, Perspective View of Paris and its Environs, shewing all the Fortifications and Redoubts, together with the lines of defence recently thrown up, and the roads, rivers and railways communicating with the interior, compiled from the latest official sources, by Alfred Concanen.

London: Stannard & Son, 1st September 1870. Tinted lithograph with hand colour. Sheet 555 x 760mm.

Stock ID : 18184

£900

The Dead Sea

SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE

The Dead Sea to illustrate the routes and observations of the Rev.d H.B. Tristram

London: Stanfords, 1866. Colour lithograph. 520 x 200mm.

Stock ID : 19529

£200

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 : 19994

£450

Map of Iberia with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Spain and Portugal.

London, London Printing and Publishing Co., c.1860. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 315mm, with generous margins.

Stock ID : 18557

£100

Mid 19th century map of the Baltic Sea

TALLIS, John.

Baltic Sea

London, London Printing and Publishing Co., c.1860 original outline colour. Printed area 340 x 260mm.

Stock ID : 18556

£100

Detailed map of Corsica

VALLARDI, Francesco.

Carta Moderna dell'Isola di Corsica

Florence, c.1860. Coloured. 590 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 19869

£180

The Western Hemisphere

TALLIS, John.

Western Hemisphere

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

Stock ID : 19595

£220

Gold-rush California

MARZOLLA, Benedetto.

Nuova California (Stati Uniti dell'America Settentrionale).

Naples, 1851, original colour, printed area 430 x 590mm.

Stock ID : 13302

£650

Map of north west Africa with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

Northern Africa.

London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 16151

£95

Mid-19th century plan of Brussels

TALLIS, John.

Brussels.

London Printing & Publishing Co., c.1851. Coloured. Steel engraving, 265 x 330mm.

Stock ID : 18503

£130

Map of Eastern Canada with vignettes

TALLIS, John.

East Canada and New Brunswick.

London, J. & F. Tallis., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 260 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 18533

£150

An educational map of the Holy Land

LEONARD, C.W.

Leonard's Chronological and Geographical Family Guide to the Holy Bible.

London: C.W. Leonard, c.1850. Original colour. Disscted and laid on linen, edged with red tape, total 760 x 215mm, folded into original roan covers.

Stock ID : 19939

£425

The Passage to India as the Suez Canal opened

WYLD, James.

Map of the Countries between England and India Designed to shew the Over-Land and Sea Routes to the East. The Line of Communication with our Indian Possessions and the relative position of Russia to England and Hindostan.

London: Wyld, c.1850. Original colour. 665 x 840mm.

Stock ID : 19996

£450

Decorative map of the South Pacific

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Océanie.

Paris, c.1850. Steel engraving. Original outline colour. 320 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 8833

£150

Decorative 19th century map of Asia

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

Asie.

Paris, A. Combette, c.1850. Original outline colour. 310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 10460

£170

Very decorative set of the World & Continents

LEVASSEUR, Victor.

[Set of World & 6 Continents.]

Paris, A. Combette, c.1845.Coloured. Seven steel-engravings, ea. c.310 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 13874

£1,200

19th century China

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

China: The Interior Chiefly from Du Halde and the Jesuits 1710 to 1718 and the Sea Coast from Modern Authorities.

London, Charles Knight, c.1850. Steel engraving, Coloured. 400 x 320mm.

Stock ID : 19862

£180

London in 1846

SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE.

London 1846, drawn and engraved from authentic documents & personal observation by B.R. Davies.

London: Charles Knight & Co, 1846. Coloured. 405 x 660mm.

Stock ID : 19522

£350

Detailed 19th century map of Japan

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Empire of Japan.

London, Charles Knight; 1846. Steel engraving. Outline colour. 330 x 395mm.

Stock ID : 19860

£160

A plan of London in the 1840s

CREIGHTON, R.

A Plan of London and its Environs.

London, c.1845. Coloured. 360 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 19932

£500

Mid-19th century map of North America

GELLATLY, John.

North America

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 184.3. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 370 x 295mm

Stock ID : 19945

£120

Mid-19th century map of Mexico, Guatemala & Texas

GELLATLY, John.

Mexico & Guatimala

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 300 x 360mm

Stock ID : 19946

£350

Mid-19th century map of Africa

GELLATLY, John.

Africa

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 340 x 290mm

Stock ID : 19947

£160

Mid-19th century map of South America

GELLATLY, John.

South America

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 340 x 275mm.

Stock ID : 19948

£130

Mid-19th century map of the United States

GELLATLY, John.

United States

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 285 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19949

£160

Mid 19th century map of China

GELLATLY, John.

China

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 360 x 290mm.

Stock ID : 19950

£280

Mid 19th century map of Australia

GELLATLY, John.

[Australia]

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 290 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19951

£300

Mid 19th century map of Arabia

GELLATLY, John.

Arabia

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 290 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 19955

£250

Mid 19th century map of Sweden & Norway

GELLATLY, John.

Sweden & Norway

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 370 x 305mm.

Stock ID : 19956

£120

Mid 19th century map of Ireland

GELLATLY, John.

Ireland

Edinburgh: J. Gellatly, 1843. London: Henry Washbourne, 1843. Original Colour. 380 x 305mm.

Stock ID : 19957

£120

A French explorer's chart of French Polynesia

DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules Sébastian César.

Carte des Archipels Taïti, Pomotou, Nouka-Hiva, &a.

Paris: Vincendon-Dumoulin, 1843. Coloured, 610 x 900mm.

Stock ID : 8127

£650

Mid-19th century plan of Calcutta

Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

Calcutta.

London, Charles Knight & Co., 1842. Original outline colour. Steel-engraving, 330 x 410mm.

Stock ID : 19859

£165

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 : 19865

£160

19th century map of Africa

BEAUTEMPS-BEAUPRÉ, Charles François.

Carte generale de l'Afrique, Drefsee par Beaupre Geographe. d'apres les Memoires de la Societe Geographique.

Paris, 1838. Coloured. 285 x 395mm.

Stock ID : 19868

£80

A plan of London during the reign of William IV

CRUCHLEY, George Frederick.

Cruchley's New Plan of London Improved to 1836.

London, 1836. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen as issued, total 540 x 1390mm, with separately-printed decorative border laid on.

Stock ID : 19968

£3,400

Italian edition of a French map of New Zealand

DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules Sébastian César.

Carta della Nuova Zelanda per servire al viaggio pittoresco intorno al mondo di D'Urville 1835.

Paris, 1835. Coloured. 335 x 220mm.

Stock ID : 19900

£320

A detailed plan of St Petersburg in the 1820's

HALL, Sidney.

St. Petersburgh.

London; Henry Colburn, New Burlington St, Aug, 1828. Coloured. 310 x 385mm.

Stock ID : 19727

£240

19th century map of Hainan

FREMIN, A.R.

Carte de l'île de Hai Nan formant le Département Chinois de Khioung Tchéou Fou.

Paris: Berthe, 1827. Original colour. 320 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 19928

£400

Portraits of Maori

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Habitants de la Nouvelle-Zélande. 1 Etinou 2.Taïfanga.

Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1826. Original colour. 240 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 19902

£350

Portraits of Maori Chiefs

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Chefs de la Nouvelle-Zélande. 1. Toui 2. Autre Chef.

Paris: Arthus Bertrand, 1826. Original colour. 240 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 19910

£400

A complete set of instructive celestial cards

LEIGH, Samuel.

Urania's Mirror, or a View of the Heavens.

London: Samuel Leigh, c.1824. Original box but lacking printed title label; complete set of 32 engraved plates laid on perforated card, backed with tissue as issued. Coloured. Each card 140 x 200mm.

Stock ID : 19871

£4,750

One of the few maps of London of the period to show Chelsea

LUFFMAN, John.

The Metropolis Displayed, or, Langely's Faithful Guide through London and places adjacent, in every direction from St Paul's Cathedral: Laid down by John Lufman, Geographer, Strand, London.

London: Edward Langley, c.1822. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, as issued, total 425 x 1025mm.

Stock ID : 19890

£1,500

India

TARDIEU, Ambroise.

Carte de L'Inde en de-Çà Du Gange

Paris, 1821. Original outline colour. 410 x 270mm.

Stock ID : 18650

£160