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July 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

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

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The World of the Discovery Period

World. MUNSTER, S. [Basel, c. 1550]
Typus Orbis Universalis... .
10 ¾ x 14 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; excellent condition.

Mercator’s Striking Map of the Americas

Americas. MERCATOR, G./ MERCATOR, M. [Amsterdam, 1613]
America sive India Nova,...
14 1/2 x 18 inches
Fine original color; few marginal mends away from image, else excellent condition.

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A Rare Dutch Chart
One of Only a Few Published During the Dutch Period

Northeast/ New Jersey/ Chesapeake Region. DONCKER, H. [Amsterdam, 1660/ c. 1669]
Pas caert van Nieu Nederland, Virginia en Nieu Engelant… .
17 ½ x 21 ½ inches
On heavy double-ply paper as issued; a bit toned and lightly stained; very good condition over all.

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An Unrecorded Atlas of Boston

Boston. GEO. H. WALKER & CO. [Boston, c. 1900]
Untitled atlas of Boston consisted of 10 street plans of part of the city, a key map of the plans, and two contemporaneous reproductions of early maps of Boston, thus 13 plates in all.
9 ½ x 14 inches
Oblong quarto, quarter red morocco & cloth, light wear & staining, marbled end papers & on versos of blanks front & back; street plans on heavy, coated paper, toned & some chipping, overall very good.

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Delightful Pictorial Map of Boston

Boston. SCOTT GARFIELD, Alva [Concord, MA, c. 1955]
A Scott-Map of Boston Massachusetts….
20 ½ x 27 inches
Color process print. Excellent condition

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Mid 19th-Century New York City

New York City/ Brooklyn. BURR, D. H. [New York, 1850]
Map of the City of New-York, Drawn by D. H. Burr, for New York as it is in 1850….
12 x 10 inches
Lithograph with hand color; slight fold wear, mends where original attached, very good overall.

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"A Map of Great Influence" (Tooley) In a Fine Example

California/ Southwest. SANSON, N. [Paris, 1656]
Le Nouveau Mexique, et La Floride:... .
12 ¼ x 21 3/8 inches.
Original outline color; fine condition with wide margins.

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“The definitive 17th century map of the Canadian Arctic” (Kershaw)

Arctic/ Canada. HONDIUS, H./ JANSSON, J. [Amsterdam, 1636/ 1644]
Poli Arctici et Circumiacentium Terrarum Descriptio Novissima Sumptibus Henrici Hondii. .
16 ¾ x 19 ¼ inches.
Fine original color refreshed; mended tear left of centerfold with very slight loss, overall very good.

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A Splendid Map of Middlesex County
With Plans of London and Westminster

Middlesex/ London/ England.. SPEED, J./ HUMBLE, G. [London, 1610/1616]
Midle-Sex described with the most famous cities of London and Westminster.
15 ¼ x 20 inches.
Fine hand color; lightly toned, centerfold reinforced, few printer’s creases, very good.

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One of the First Printed Plans of London

London.. BELLEFOREST, F. [Paris, 1575]
La Ville de Londres.
12½ x 18¾ inches.
Fine hand color; mended tear at insertion point, reinforced with rice paper. Very good condition.

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