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All items guaranteed original and published at the time indicated. We do not deal in reproductions. Certificates of Authenticity available for all purchases.

October 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

70 East 55th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022
800-423-3741
212-308-0018

[email protected]

Gallery Hours: Monday Through Friday, 9:30-6:00
Saturdays and evenings by appointment.


Any of these maps may be purchased directly via our website, but if you have any questions about these or any other items in our stock, please feel free to call.

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The First Spanish, Navigational Atlas of the Gulf & Caribbean


Atlas. DIRECCION DE TRABAJOS HIDROGRAFICOS [Madrid, 1818]
Portulano De La America Setentrional….
Oblong quarto
Quarter modern red morocco & marbled paper over boards, title & device stamped in gold on spine. 121 charts. Very faint foxing on a few leaves, else an excellent, crisp copy.
 $28,500




Very Rare Greek Map of the Americas


Western Hemisphere. LAZARIDES, Her [Athens, 1860]
Xapthe The Amepikhe Ek Toy Ataantoe Toy… ["Map of American from the atlas of…"].
25 x 19 inches
folding to 11 x 6 ¾ inches. Original hand color; dissected & mounted on linen as issued; slight staining & fold wear, else excellent.
 $2,850


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A Superb Example of

One of the Most Richly Decorative Dutch Maps
Of the Americas


Americas/ Beer Making. HONDIUS, J. [Amsterdam, 1606/1619]
America.
14 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches.
Fine original color; lightly toned, else excellent condition.
 $8,500


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A Richly Detailed Navigational Chart


California/ Northwest. JAMES IMRAY & SON [London, 1881/ 1882]
West Coast of North America from San Francisco to Queen Charlotte Ids.
51 x 40 3/4 inches
Courses marked in pencil & ink; 1882 date stamped below title; re-mounted on new, heavy blue paper with original trade label affixed, some staining & soiling but very good of this type.
 $1,200


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Excellent, Annotated Chart of the North Pacific


North Pacific/ Alaska/ California/ Hawaii. JAMES IMRAY & SON [London, 1849 /1872]
Chart of the North Pacific Ocean, Exhibiting the Eastern Shores of Asia and the Western Coast of America, from the Equator to Behring’s Strait.
74 x 39 ½ inches
Several courses with notations in pencil & ink (some smearing of ink); lightly stained, two closed tears a few inches into surface, re-mounted on heavy blue paper, very good overall.
 $2,500


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Fine Early Nautical Chart
With Harbor Insets of Santa Barbara and San Diego


California. JAMES IMRAY & SON [London, 1870/ 1872]
West Coast of North America from San Blas to San Francisco….
50 x 40 inches
Mounted on new, heavy, blue paper with original trade label affixed. One fairly long closed tear at top, minor staining, else very good.
 $1,500


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Earliest Map of the Pacific Northwest


California/ Northwest/ Alaska. WYTFLIET, C. [Louvain, 1597]
Limes Occidentis Quivira et Anian.
9 ¼ x 11 ½ inches
Printer's crease in top margin, else excellent
 $1,900


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Panoramic Views of 16th Century Leipzig and Dresden
Rare First Edition


Dresden/ Leipzig.. BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F. [Cologne, 1572]
Dresden – Dresa Florentissimum Misniae Opp. Illust. Saxoniae Ducum Sedes/ Leibzigk – Lipsia Litterarum Studiis Et Mercatura Celebre Misniae Oppidum.
13 x 18 ¾ inches.
Excellent condition.
 $750


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The Duchy of Livonia in Original Color


Latvia/ Estonia. HONDIUS, J./ MERCATOR, G [Amsterdam, 1595/ 1609]
Livonia.
14 ¼ x 18 ¼ inches.
Fine original color; toned, else excellent condition.
 $750


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A Very Early Map of France


France. MUNSTER, S./ PTOLEMY, C. [Basel, 1552]
Tabula Europae III.
10 ½ x 13 ½ inches.
Mended worming at centerfold, very good condition.
 $275


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