Russia w/ Livonia Moscovie 1792 by Elwe Dutch antique folio map old color nice!

Russia w/ Livonia Moscovie 1792 by Elwe Dutch antique folio map old color nice!


CARTE NOUVELLE DE MOSCOVIE
Represente la partie SEPTENTRIONALE Dressee par G. De l'Isle
Restisie & Augmente

chez Jan B. Elwe

issued Amsterdam, 1792 by J. B. Elwe

Uncommon late 18th century re-issue of the much earlier de L'Isle & Otten versions of this map.

Fine 18th century folio map, with Moscow at top center, Lithuania, Ukraine & Poland along left ...


California as Island Oval World 1700 by Scherer Decorative wonderful antique map

California as Island Oval World 1700 by Scherer Decorative wonderful antique map


Navigationes Praecipuae Europaeorum ad Exteras Nationes

(European Exploration, World)

Issued ca. 1700, Germany by Scherer

Beautiful old engraved map depicting the world on an oval projection. Most noteworthy for the prominent depiction of California as an island. Sailing ships in the four corners, the interior of Africa wildly speculative and inaccurate, Australia & New Zealand islands also undefined with fictitious interior topo ...


Histoire de M. Cleveland 1808 nice French red leather 6 vols illustrated antique

Histoire de M. Cleveland 1808 nice French red leather 6 vols illustrated antique


Histoire de M. Cleveland,
Fils Naturel de Cromwell,
Ecrite Par Lui-Meme.

Traduite de L'Anglais
Par L'Abbe Prevost

(6 volumes)

Issued Paris, 1808 by Imprimerie Des Freres Mame.

Each volume c. 500 pp. Text in French.

Period straight grain red morocco bindings decorated in gilt, smooth spine gilt rule ...


California Arizona Nevada Utah Colorado c1864 Johnson large original antique map

California Arizona Nevada Utah Colorado c1864 Johnson large original antique map


"Johnson's California with Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona"; 

issued New York, c. 1864 by Johnson & Ward

One of the fascinating series of mid-19th century Johnson maps depicting the American West at a key transitional date. 

 Johnson and Ward issued numerous variant editions of this map, each of them reflecting the ongoing discovery and exploration of this newly settled area as well as the growing/ shifting bound ...


 

 

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