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A Landmark Rarity in the Mapping of Hawaii:
The First Extant Chart of Honolulu


Honolulu/ Hawaii. KOTZEBUE, O. Von [St. Petersburg, 1816 (1823)]
Title in Cyrillic.
45 5/8 x 25 ½ inches
Few faints stains, else fine condition, especially for its size.
$32,000


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A Magnificent Cartographic Watershed for North America


North America/ Northwest/ / Canada/ Early Artic Exploration. WYLD, James/ FADEN, William [ [London, 1824 & 1825]
Map of North America Exhibiting-The recent Discoveries, Geographical and Nautical….

Folding map engraved on seven sheets, joined to form three, each measuring 19 x 65 inches (engraved areas only), with 12 1/2 x 31-inch extension appended to bottom sheet. Vibrant, original outline shading; a number of reinforced fold separations, largely in exterior areas, a few mended tears to extension sheet; paper bright & crisp; overall very good to excellent.
$9,850


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Nicely Illustrated Map of Canada & the Arctic


Arctic/ Canada/ Alaska. WYLD, J. [London, 1825]
Discoveries Of Capts. Ross, Parry & Franklin, in the Arctic Regions. In 1818, 1819, 1820, 1821 & 1822. .
11 ¾ x 17 ¼ inches
Lithograph with routes & borders in hand color; bit of faint discoloration, else excellent.
$550


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The North American Volume
Of a Monument in the History of Cartography


Atlas/ History of Cartography/ Western Americana. VANDERMAELEN, P [Brussels, 1827]
Atlas Universel De Geographie Physique, Politique, Statistique et Mineralogique, Sur l'echelle de 1/1641836 ou d'une ligne par 1900 toises Dressee Ph. Vandermaelen, . . . Lithographie par H. Ode, . . . Quatrienne partie... Amer. Sept. Bruxelles. 1827.
Folio
Folio. Original full, red morocco, somewhat scuffed; finely gold-stamped borders on boards; gold-tooled lettering on spines; 78 maps with original hand color; stamps on backs of maps; half title and title page foxed; few maps lightly toned, else fine, bright examples of the maps.
$12,500


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Rare, Separately Published Edition for the Frontier Traveler


Missouri/ Arkansas/ Oklahoma. MITCHELL, S. A. [Philadelphia, 1837]
Map of the State of Missouri And Territory of Arkansas.
7 x 20 ½ inches.
Lithograph with original wash color; fold reinforcements, else excellent.
$2,850


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