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HARRISON, John
Sold by all Booksellers, London, c.1815
General and County Atlas, Containing Forty-Seven MapsGeneral and County Atlas, Containing Forty-Seven MapsGeneral and County Atlas, Containing Forty-Seven MapsGeneral and County Atlas, Containing Forty-Seven MapsGeneral and County Atlas, Containing Forty-Seven Maps
440 x 290 mm., full recent calf, ornate blind panelled boards, with ribbed spine, each compartment with double blind ruled lines and central floral blind feature, with red calf gilt title label. With typographic title page in facsimile and 47 double page maps all in early wash colour, in excellent condition.
Stock number: 9291
£ 4,950
   

JOHNSTON, William & Alexander Keith
Edinburgh & London, 1848
The Physical Atlas ... of Natural PhenomenaThe Physical Atlas ... of Natural PhenomenaThe Physical Atlas ... of Natural PhenomenaThe Physical Atlas ... of Natural PhenomenaThe Physical Atlas ... of Natural Phenomena
Imperial folio (560 x 360 mm.), later half calf, green cloth boards, gilt ruled, rebacked preserving original spine, raised bands to the spine with gilt and blind ruled compartments, gilt title, marbled endpapers. With engraved title, Dedication to Baron Alexander von Humboldt, Preface, Contents and Index, with 30 engraved maps with early outline and wash colour, in very good condition.
Stock number: 9275
£ 1,500
   

PORCACCHI, Tomaso
Appresso Simone Galignani & Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572
L'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da CastiglioneL'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da CastiglioneL'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da CastiglioneL'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da CastiglioneL'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da CastiglioneL'Isole piu Famose del Mondo Descritte da Thomaso Porcacchi da Castiglione
Quarto (290 x 205 mm.), in full later vellum binding, gilt panelled with gilt lettering. With engraved title page, woodcut printer's device on the last leaf, woodcut head- and tailpieces and 30 engraved maps by Girolamo Porro set within the text. pp. (22), 117, (3). Light soiling to title page, gutter of first two leaves reinforced, text and border of the map of Venice coloured in red, without blank b6, some light soiling elsewhere, otherwise a good example.
Stock number: 9043
£ 3,500
   

MICHELOT, Henri and BREMONT, Laurent
Laurent Bremont, Marseilles, c.1730
Recueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer MediterranéeRecueil de plusieurs plans des ports et rades de la mer Mediterranée
Oblong quarto (300 x 220 mm.), in the original paper wrappers, light wear, contained within a red cloth solander box. With engraved title page, and 37 charts, engraved throughout, complete with original blank endpapers and clean.
Stock number: 8822
£ 2,950
   

BLOME, Richard
London, 1693
Cosmography and GeographyCosmography and Geography
Folio (355 x 235 mm.), two parts bound as one, full contemporary calf, blind panelled boards with ornate decoration, rebacked preserving original spine, gilt ruled raised bands, with red calf gilt title label. Lacking all maps, with 3 double page copperplates pp. (8), 364; (2), 493, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 7906
£ 950
   

BELLIN, Jacques Nicolas
Amsterdam, 1773
Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et PolitiqueAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de L'Histoire Philosophique et Politique
Quarto (280 x 225 mm.), contemporary quarter calf, marbled paper boards, light wear. With 9, (3) pp., typographic title page, Advertisement, Table Indicative and Liste des Cartes. With 40 copper plate engraved maps, some folding, all in very good full contemporary wash colour. With water stain to bottom of first 2 blank endpapers and titlepage, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 7645
£ 2,950
   

SCOTT, Joseph T.
Printed by F[rancis]. and R[obert]. Bailey, at Yorick's-Head, No.116, High Street, Philadelphia, 1795
The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic description of the Several States. Their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, produce, climate, population, trade and manufactures. Together with the Extent, boundaries and population of their Respective Counties ... Illustrated with Nineteen MapsThe United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic description of the Several States. Their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, produce, climate, population, trade and manufactures. Together with the Extent, boundaries and population of their Respective Counties ... Illustrated with Nineteen MapsThe United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic description of the Several States. Their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, produce, climate, population, trade and manufactures. Together with the Extent, boundaries and population of their Respective Counties ... Illustrated with Nineteen MapsThe United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic description of the Several States. Their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, produce, climate, population, trade and manufactures. Together with the Extent, boundaries and population of their Respective Counties ... Illustrated with Nineteen MapsThe United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic description of the Several States. Their situation, extent, boundaries, soil, produce, climate, population, trade and manufactures. Together with the Extent, boundaries and population of their Respective Counties ... Illustrated with Nineteen Maps
Duodecimo (170 x 100 mm.), in full contemporary marbled calf, rebacked with ribbed spine, double gilt ruled compartments, dark blue calf gilt title label. With engraved title page, vi, (4), [292], with 19 folding engraved maps, Delaware with remnants of a wax mark, otherwise in very good condition.
Stock number: 9895
$ 7,000
   

CAREY, Mathew
Mathew Carey, No. 121, Chesnut Street, Philadelphia, 1814
Carey's American Pocket Atlas; Containing Twenty MapsCarey's American Pocket Atlas; Containing Twenty MapsCarey's American Pocket Atlas; Containing Twenty MapsCarey's American Pocket Atlas; Containing Twenty Maps
Duodecimo (180 x 110 mm.), full contemporary marbled calf, gilt ruled compartments to spine, red calf gilt title label affixed. With typographic title page, pp. iv, 168, with 23 (20 listed) maps & 2 folding tables, in good condition.
Stock number: 9897
$ 7,500
   

JEFFERYS, Thomas
Robert Sayer and John Bennett, London, 1778-[79]
The American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and othersThe American Atlas: or, A Geographical Description of the Whole Continent of America Wherein are Delineated at Large, its Several Regions, Countries, States, and Islands; and Chiefly the British Colonies ... By the Late Mr. Thomas Jefferys, Geographer to the King, and others
Folio (555 x 400 mm.), contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Ribbed spine with seven compartments, gilt ruled, with gilt calf title. Some moderate wear to the spine. With typographic title as transcribed above and index numbered to 30, with 23 maps (11 folding, 11 double-page and 1 single-page) numbered to 29 using 49 copper plates. All with early outline colour. Mounted on guards throughout. With water stain affecting map number 9. The condition of the maps is generally good, some light offsetting. There are a couple of minor creases as one would expect on a couple of the large folding maps.
Stock number: 1937
$ 99,500
   

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