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April 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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Extremely Rare, Early Plan of New York on Silk

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.

Extremely Rare, Asia Wall Map Sheet

Asia/ Russia. DE JODE, Gerard [Antwerp, c. 1577-1591]
Asiae Nova. Descriptio.
20 x 15 inches.
A few light stains else excellent

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The First Separate Map
Of the Western Hemisphere

Americas. MUNSTER, S. [Basel, c. 1550]
Die Neuwen Inseln / so Hinder Hispanen gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie Ligen.
10 ¼ x 13 ¼ inches.
Fine hand color; excellent condition.

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One of the First, Acquirable Maps with the Place Name “America”

World.. FRIES, L./ WALDSEEMULLER, M. [Vienne in-the-Dauphane, 1522/ 1541]
Orbis. Typus. Universali . . . L. F.
13 3/8 x 18 ¾ inches.
Few filled wormholes; else excellent condition.

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A Superb Example of the
First Acquirable Map of Northeast

Northeast/ New York City. . GASTALDI, G./ RAMUSIO, J. B. [Venice, 1556/ 1565]
La Nuova Francia.
10 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches.
Fine condition with a strong impression.

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Superb Example of a Dutch Masterwork of Africa

Africa. BLAEU, W./ BLAEU, J. [Amsterdam, 1662]
Africa nova descriptio.
16 1/8 x 21 3/4 inches.
Fine original color; fine condition.

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Richly Decorative, Early Map of Ireland
In an Early State

Ireland. ORTELIUS, A. [Antwerp, 1571]
Eryn. Hiberniae, Insulae, Nova Descriptio. Irlandt.
14 x 18 ⅞ inches.
Fine hand color; a few closed splits to outer margin, excellent condition with a very strong printing impression.

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Catalyst of Early Christianity
A Map of the Area Traveled by Saint Paul

Eastern Mediterranean/ Asia Minor/ Holy Land. ORTELIUS, A. [Antwerp, 1579]
Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus Corographicus.

Fine hand color; creasing & reinforced centerfold split, overall very good.

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A Scarce Edition, Attractively Colored

Switzerland. MUNSTER, S. [Basel, 1552]
Helvetia Prima Et VIII. Nova Tabula.
11 ½ x 14 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; centerfold reinforced with some mended wormholes, very good.

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