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March 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

70 East 55th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022

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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Magnificent Wall Map with Two Large Views of Paris

Paris & Vicinity. . NOLIN, J. B. [Paris, 1698/ 1748]
Les Environs De Paris…1748.

Map & border panels on 14 joined sheets, together 46 ¼ x 55 ½ inches. Fine hand color; expertly conserved & re-mounted on new linen; occasional abrasion with mostly minor losses, one larger loss of @ 1 ¼” in diameter lower right sheet, right sheets with some staining & age darkening, still a good example for a wall map.

Superb Example of One of the Most Striking World Maps Produced in the 16th Century

World/ Jerusalem. BUNTING, Heinrich [Magdeburg, 1581]
Die gantze Welt in ein Kleberblat / Welches in der Stadt Hannover / meines lieben Vaterlandes Wapen.
12 x 15 ¼ inches
Fine hand color; Fine condition.

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Manifest Destiny Mapped & Declared

United States/ Carto-Agitprop. HAVEN, John/ HAVEN & EMMERSON [New York, 1846]
Map Of The United States, including Oregon, Texas, and the Californias, showing the Boundary claimed by the United States… .
23 x 17 inches
Lightly toned, clean horizontal split reinforced, near excellent of this type (cp. with Rumsey copy—see link below).

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Superb Example of an Early New York City Plan
Showing the Beginnings of Development Within the Grid

New York City. PHELPS, H. [New York, 1831]
Map of the City of New York, with the latest improvements….
16 ½ x 19 ½ inches
Lithographed folding map with vibrant original hand color in original covers. Minor fold reinforcement but overall a fine example of this type.

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Attractive Bird’s Eye View of New York Spreading into the Outer Boroughs

New York City/ Bronx/ Queens/ Brooklyn/ Long Island.. HAMMOND, C. S. & CO. [New York, 1909]
Bird’s Eye View Map of New York and Vicinity. [on cover:] Bird’s Eye View Map of East and North Rivers and Long Island Sound.
16 7/8 x 21 7/8 inches.

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Rare Wall Map of Maine in a Fine Example

Maine. GREENLEAF, Moses [Portland, 1829]
Map Of The State Of Maine With The Province Of New Brunswick….
50 ¾ x 40 ¼ inches
Steel engraving. Original wash color, refreshed; expertly conserved, re-mounted on new linen; a few cracks & marginal mends but fine for this kind.

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Colorado's Majestic Scenery by Rail

Colorado/ Railroad History. POOLE BROS./ KNIGHT, LEONARD & CO. [Chicago, 1893]
Panoramic Views along the Line of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad. The Scenic Line Of The World.
8 x 51 inches
Folding color-lithographed brochure. 3 ¾ x 8 inches (folded), 8 x 51 inches (unfolded). Slight soiling, few reinforced splits, parts of letters of caption lost to cropping, else excellent.

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A Striking Chart of the Islands of the North Atlantic

Iceland/ Spitsbergen.. KEULEN, J. VAN [Amsterdam, c. 1680]
De Zee Kusten van Noorwegen, Finnmarcken Saplant, Ruslant, Spitsbergen, en Yslant.
20 x 24 inches.
Fine original color; thick double-ply paper as issued, excellent condition.

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