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A Fine Early Wall Map of the United States
Showing a Nation More United by its Growing Infrastructure


United States/ Transportation History. LAY, Amos [New York, 1827/ 1830]
Lay's Map of the United States. Compiled from the Latest and best Authorities and Actual Surveys… .

On six joined sheets, measuring 54 ¼ x 60 1/2 inches. Fine original color, refreshed; expertly conserved & re-mounted on new linen; moderately toned, occasional losses & splitting; fair to good condition.
$7,500


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A Remarkable Panorama of Biblical History
A Rare, American Wall Map of the Holy Land


Holy Land/ Wall Map/ Education. HAINES, D. [Philadelphia, 1828]
A New Map of the Land of Promis And The Holy City Of Jerusalem Describing the most important events... .
22 1/2 x 57 1/2 inches
Three joined sheets, expertly mounted on new linen. Lithograph with attractive wash color; expertly conserved, occasional, relatively minor losses primarily in top area involving ms. replacement of some border work & text; overall good very good & visually highly appealing example.
$7,500


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Extremely Rare, Early Plan of New York on Silk
The City Begins to Grow Within the Design of the Commissioners' Plan


New York City. POPPLETON, Thomas H./ HOOKER, William [New York, 1829]
Plan of the City of New-York. The greater part from actual survey made expressly for the purpose…Revised & corrected by Wm Hooker.
26 ¾ x 22 ¼ inches
Printed on silk; a few abrasions with losses but very good of this kind.
$28,000


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A Very Fine, Vibrantly Colored Example of
“One of Best Early Large Maps of the United States” (Rumsey)


United States/ Transportation/ Urban History. TANNER, H. S. [Philadelphia, 1829/ 1832]
United States Of America: By H.S. Tanner, 1832. Third Edition.
46 x 61 inches
Engraving with etched detail in cartouche; full, vibrant, original color. Segmented and mounted on linen, with original marbled- paper, red roan case; some splits to linen and selvage coming free in places, else a bright, fine example.
$10,500


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"Mitchell's First 'Original' Production"--Rumsey


United States/ Wall Map. MITCHELL, S. A./ YOUNG, J. H. [Philadelphia, 1831]
Map Of The United States...
43 3/8 x 34 1/2 inches.
Original wash color, refreshed; fully conserved & stabilized, re-mounted on new linen; toned, slight abrasion, overall very good.
$5,500


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