Hobson's Bay, Port Phillip. 1872.
Description Hand-coloured engraved folding map., published 1872. Bibliography Stock ID: 64631£125.00
Plan de Breda. [ca. 1750].
A rare 18th c. manuscript plan of Breda, a fortified city of strategic military and political significance but mostly mapped in the 17th century. Between 1746 and 1748 a series of negotiations between representatives of Great Britain and France, known…£6,000.00
[CRIMEAN WAR] – BUFFA, J. (publisher).
Carte et plan précis de Sébastopol et de ses environs. 30 Novembre 1854.
Fine map of Sebastopol showing the early military stages and formations of the Crimean War. With letterpress text providing military and geographical information. The war in Crimea took place in 1854-1855 and saw the Russian Imperial army oppose the allied…£475.00
[CRIMEAN WAR] –
Carte de la Crimee. Positions occupees par les armees alliees devant Sebastopol le 1er Juin 1855, en le jour de la victoire remportee sur les bords de la Tchernaia le 16 Aout de la meme annee.August, 1855.
The siege of Sebastopol entirely manuscript and drawn on canvas: a lovely and unusual map drawn by Sergent Neubourg, according to the instructions of Captain Koch of the French First Foreign Infantry Regiment. It shows the location of the allied…£1,450.00
[DELKESKAMP, Friedrich Wilhelm].
Panorama des Rheins und seiner nächsten Umgebungen von Mainz bis Cöln. [n.d.].
Description Engraved colour panorama, mounted on linen, extending north to south from Cologne to Mainz, folding into brown paper covers, edges rubbed, slight discolouration to panorama but in good condition overall., published [n.d.]. Bibliography Not traced in BLMC but c.f. BLMC Maps…£800.00
[The Low Countries] Pais Bas Catholiq [WITH] Le pais Bas Unis. 1785].
The card features a miniature map to its upper part with a key in French below with references to counties and towns. In this card the suitmarks have been replaced by coloured squares and a number followed by a small…£750.00
La Boheme. 1785].
The card features a miniature map to its upper part with a key in French below with references to counties and towns. In this card the suitmarks have been replaced by coloured squares and a number followed by a small…£375.00
La Hongrie. 1785].
The card features a miniature map to its upper part with a key in French below with references to counties and towns. In this card the suitmarks have been replaced by coloured squares and a number followed by a small…£450.00
La Suisse. 1785].
Le Portugal. 1785].
The North Prospect of the City of Edenburgh. To Her Most Sacred Majesty Queen Anne This Prospect of Her Ancient City of Edenburgh The Metropolis of North Britain is Humbly dedicated and Devoted by her Majesties most Dutiful and most Obedient Subject and Servant.c.1720].
A fine prospect of Edinburgh taken from Kip's “”Britannia Illustrata”” – it is known widely as the 'Queen Anne View'. High in the sky above the city are a pair of cherubs, flanking a rococo style title. The panorama shows…£2,500.00
A Geological Map of England, Wales and Part of Scotland Showing also the Inland Navigation by means of Rivers and Canals with their elevation in feet above the sea together with the Rail Roads and Principal Roads.Dec., 31st, 1837.
IMPORTANT AND MUCH REPRINTED GEOLOGICAL WALL-MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES, repaired by James Knipe, and published by him in conjunction with John Walker jr. and Charles Walker, leading London engravers and publishers. However, in this later printing Knipe's name has…£1,250.00
[NAPOLEONIC WARS] – HEUSCH, [Louis Ernest Amand Marie Baron de].
Feldzug von 1813. 1831.
Fine manuscript plans showing all 29 of the battles waged by Napoleon during 1813. Most notably Kalzbach, Klum, Dresden, Wartenburg, Dennewitz, Liebtwolkwitz, recognised as been the greatest cavalry battle in history, and Leipzig. The Battle of Leipzig, or as it…£2,000.00
[NAPOLEONIC WARS] –
An English creamware commemorative jug. Circa 1806.
Commemorative jug issued to celebrate the great naval victory won by Admiral Lord Nelson over the allied French and Spanish fleets at the Battle of Trafalgar, on 21st October 1805. Lord Nelson is regarded as Britain's greatest naval hero; renowned…£2,500.00
[NAPOLEONIC WARS] –
An Historical Map and Plan of the Campaign in Belgium. A.D. 1815. Exhibiting the Cantonments, Encampments, Positions, Bivouacs, Advance, Retrograde Movements, Retreat, Flight &c. of the forces of Fance, England and Prussia…?1816].
A rare and informative map separately published, showing the area comprised between Brussels and Namur where Napoleon fought his last battle, at Waterloo. It includes a key to the commanders and armies of France, Prussia and England, and the Battles…£1,250.00
Canal de Nicaragua: a Letter Opener for the Exposition Universelle in Paris. 1889.
Produced by the Nicaraguan republic, on a “”échantillon de bois”” (wood sample). The recto with a printed map showing a proposed route for an Inter-Oceanic Nicaragua Canal. The proposed waterway would connect the Caribbean Sea, and therefore the Atlantic Ocean,…£400.00
Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis, nova descriptio. auctore Ludovico Georgio.1584].
The first state of the first European printed map of China and one of the most decorative – a beautiful example. Oriented with north to the right, there are cartouches for the title, scale and privilege; on the map are…£5,000.00
[SCHMIDT, J.M.F., MATTHIAS, W.H. and KLÖDEN, C.]
Karte der Deutschen Länder zwischen der Donau und der Ost und Nord See dem Rhiene und der Weichsel.c.1821]
Description Engraved map, hand-coloured in outline, dissected and mounted on linen, extending west to east from The Hague to Brandenberg and north to south from Copenhagen to Strasbourg, slight discolouration, 'Simon Schropp & Comp.' mapseller's label pasted to verso, green…£300.00
Australia South Coast. Gulfs of St. Vincent and Spencer, Surveyed in 1802. By Capt[ai]n Finders R.N. with additions by Conrmp. T. Lipson and from Official Documents.June 1st, 1855, Corrections to dec. 68, Jan. 70.
Description Engraved blueback chart., published June 1st, 1855, Corrections to dec. 68, Jan. 70. Bibliography Stock ID: 81263£600.00
[UKRAINE] – FRAUENDORFF, [Karol] Verus.
Verus Chersonesi Tauricae Seu Crimeae Conspectus adjacentium item Regionem itinerisque ab Exercitu Ruthemo A.o MDCCXXXVI et MDCCXXXVII adversus Tattaros Suscepti. [Map of the Crimea from the Russo-Turkish War 1736-7].[c.1740].
Fine map with lovely contemporary hand-colour showing the environs of the Crimea and the route of the Russian Army in its expedtion against the Tartars in 1736 and 1737. Description Large engraved map (56 x 69 cm), contemporary hand colour.…£950.00Search