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Auction 187, Lot 50

Subject: Celestial Atlas

Flamsteed/Fortin

Atlas Celeste de Flamsteed, Publie en 1776 ... Troisieme Edition..., 1795

Size: 6 x 8.9 inches (15.2 x 22.6 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,500
Flamsteed's Reduced-Size Atlas with 30 Celestial Plates
Sold for: $1,900
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 174

Subject: New England United States

Crevecoeur, Michel Guillaume De

[Three Volumes] Lettres d'un Cultivateur Americain Addressees a Wm. S... on Esqr. Depuis l'Annee 1770 Jusqu'en 1786..., 1787

Size: 5.1 x 8.1 inches (13 x 20.6 cm)
Estimate: $3,250 - $4,000
Crevecoeur's Classic Account on American Life
Sold for: $3,500
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 231

Subject: Washington, D.C.

Russell, John C.

Plan of the City of Washington in the Territory of Columbia... [bound in] An Historical Geographical, Commercial, and Philosophical View of the American United States, and of the European Settlements in America and the West-Indies... Vol. III, 1795

Size: 5.3 x 8.5 inches (13.5 x 21.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,300 - $2,750
Uncommon, Early Large-Format Map of Washington D.C.
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 426

Subject: Low Countries, Atlases

Duval, Pierre

[Two Atlases in One Book] Cartes et Tables de Geographie, des Provinces Eschues a la Reine Tres-Chretiene [and] Les XII. Provinces. Ou sont les Conquestes du Roy en Holande, et en Flandres, 1672

Size: 3.6 x 6 inches (9.1 x 15.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Two Miniature Atlases of Louis XIV's Attempts to Conquer the Spanish Netherlands
Unsold
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 614

Subject: China

Nieuhoff, Johann

L'Ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, ou Grand Cam de Tartarie..., 1665

Size: 9.6 x 14.6 inches (24.4 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Nieuhoff's Important Description of the Chinese Empire
Sold for: $3,750
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 617

Subject: China, Korea & Japan

Blaeu, Johannes

Novus Atlas Sinensis a Martino Martinio..., 1655

Size: 14.1 x 22 inches (35.8 x 55.9 cm)
Estimate: $16,000 - $19,000
Blaeu's Complete Atlas of China & Japan in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $12,000
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 187, Lot 735

Subject: Atlases

Bonne/Lattre

Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre [bound with] Recueil de Cartes sur la Geographie Ancienne, 1787

Size: 11.8 x 15.7 inches (30 x 39.9 cm)
Estimate: $3,500 - $4,250
Two Complete Atlases in One Volume with 91 Maps in Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 4/27/2022

Auction 186, Lot 226

Subject: Southwestern United States

Ives, Joseph C. (Lt.)

[4 Maps with Report] ] Map No. 1 [and] Map No. 2 Rio Colorado of the West... [and] Geological Map No. 1 [and] Geological Map No. 2 Rio Colorado of the West [bound in] Report upon the Colorado River of the West, Explored 1857 and 1858…, 1861

Size: 34.5 x 14.6 inches (87.6 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $700 - $850
Complete Ives Report with Scarce Geological Maps
Sold for: $350
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 329

Subject: Virginia

Jefferson, Thomas

[Map in Book] A Map of the State of Virginia... [in] Notes on the State of Virginia, 1801

Size: 19.6 x 13.4 inches (49.8 x 34 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
"First Hot-Pressed Edition" of Jefferson's Famous Work
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 661

Subject: Asia, Atlas

Sanson/Mariette

[Composite Atlas of Asia] Cartes d'Asie, 1646-65

Size: 12.4 x 17.8 inches (31.5 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
Includes 14 Maps of Asia in Contemporary Color
Sold for: $3,500
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 791

Subject: Atlases

Mercator/Jansson

Atlas Minor, 1628

Size: 9.4 x 7 inches (23.9 x 17.8 cm)
Estimate: $8,000 - $9,500
Complete Edition of Jansson's Atlas Minor with 143 Maps
Sold for: $6,000
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 792

Subject: Atlases

Visscher, Nicolas

Atlas Contractus Orbis Terrarum Praecipuas ac Novissimas Complectens Tabulas, 1675

Size: 12.8 x 20.4 inches (32.5 x 51.8 cm)
Estimate: $18,000 - $22,000
Superb Visscher Atlas with 56 Maps in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $53,000
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 793

Subject: Atlases

Homann, Johann Baptist

Kleiner Atlas Scholasticus von Achtzehen Charten..., 1750

Size: 12.4 x 20.8 inches (31.5 x 52.8 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,750
Homann's School Atlas with 18 Maps in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,750
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 796

Subject: Atlases

Lavoisne/Aspin

A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas…, 1820

Size: 12.3 x 17.8 inches (31.2 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Includes Melish's Popular Map of the United States
Sold for: $750
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 799

Subject: Atlases

Tanner, Henry Schenck

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World..., 1845

Size: 14.3 x 17.5 inches (36.3 x 44.5 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $3,750
Complete Tanner Atlas with Important Maps of Texas & Iowa
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 800

Subject: Atlases

Morse & Breese

Morse's North American Atlas. Containing the Following Beautifully Colored Maps..., 1845

Size: 14.9 x 18.1 inches (37.8 x 46 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
One of the First Cerographic Atlases
Unsold
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 186, Lot 804

Subject: Atlases

Schonberg & Co.

Schonberg's Standard Atlas of the World, 1864

Size: 12 x 14.8 inches (30.5 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Uncommon Civil War Period Atlas
Sold for: $1,000
Closed on 2/9/2022

Auction 185, Lot 238

Subject: Western United States, Texas

Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

[Map in Book] A New Map of Texas Oregon and California with the Regions Adjoining. Compiled from the Most Recent Authorities [in] A General View of the United States..., 1846

Size: 20.7 x 22.3 inches (52.6 x 56.6 cm)
Estimate: $9,500 - $12,000
One of the Most Influential Maps of Westward Expansion
Sold for: $7,000
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 314

Subject: New York

Smith, William

The History of the Province of New-York, from the First Discovery to the Year M.DCC.XXXII..., 1757

Size: 8.5 x 10.5 inches (21.6 x 26.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,400
A Foundation Piece for New York Collectors
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 358

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico

[Map in Book] Carta Esferica del Reyno de Mexico y Parte de la America Setentrional... [in] Descubrimiento y Conquista de la America, o Compendio de la Historia General del Nuevo Mundo ... Tomo II, 1803

Size: 18.1 x 12.5 inches (46 x 31.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,200
A Scarce Spanish Map of the Southwest
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 766

Subject: Atlases

Carey & Lea

A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas, Being a Guide to the History of North and South America, and the West Indies..., 1822

Size: 12.4 x 18 inches (31.5 x 45.7 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Complete First Edition of Carey & Lea's Atlas
Sold for: $7,000
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 767

Subject: Atlases

Finley, Anthony

A New General Atlas, Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Representing the Grand Divisions of the Globe..., 1824

Size: 10.9 x 13.9 inches (27.7 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
First Edition of Finley's General Atlas - Complete
Sold for: $5,500
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 768

Subject: Atlases

Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel

An Illustrated Atlas, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical, of the United States, and the Adjacent Countries, 1838

Size: 16.1 x 20 inches (40.9 x 50.8 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
Large Edition of Bradford's Elaborate Illustrated Atlas
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 185, Lot 769

Subject: Atlases

Tanner, Henry Schenck

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World..., 1846

Size: 14 x 17.8 inches (35.6 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,500
Rare, Complete Tanner Atlas with Important Maps of Texas & Iowa
Unsold
Closed on 11/17/2021

Auction 184, Lot 236

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

Map of Oregon and Upper California from the Surveys of John Charles Fremont and Other Authorities [with report] Geographical Memoir upon Upper California..., 1848

Size: 26.5 x 33.1 inches (67.3 x 84.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Fremont's Map of the American West with Report
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 370

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico, Atlas

[2 Volumes] Boundary Between the United States and Mexico, as Surveyed and Marked by the International Boundary Commission... [and] Linea Divisoria Entre Mexico y los Estados Unidos..., 1898

Size: 22 x 29 inches (55.9 x 73.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Mammoth Atlas Volumes from the Mexican Boundary Resurvey
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 789

Subject: Atlases

Laporte, Joseph de

Atlas Moderne Portatif, Compose de Vingt-Huit Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre..., 1780

Size: 5.1 x 7.8 inches (13 x 19.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Complete Example with Contemporary Outline Color
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 790

Subject: Atlases

Lavoisne/Aspin

A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas…, 1820

Size: 12.3 x 17.8 inches (31.2 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Includes Melish's Popular Map of the United States
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 791

Subject: Atlases

Carey & Lea

A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas, Being a Guide to the History of North and South America, and the West Indies..., 1827

Size: 12.6 x 18.1 inches (32 x 46 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
Complete Example of Carey & Lea's Atlas
Sold for: $6,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 792

Subject: Atlases

Finley, Anthony

A New General Atlas, Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Representing the Grand Divisions of the Globe, Together with the Several Empires, Kingdoms and States in the World..., 1832

Size: 11.3 x 14.1 inches (28.7 x 35.8 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
An Early and Important American Atlas - Complete
Sold for: $3,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 793

Subject: Atlases

Tanner, Henry Schenck

A New American Atlas, Containing a Series of Maps of the Various Countries of North and South America, West Indies, &c..., 1837

Size: 13 x 16.3 inches (33 x 41.4 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,500
Uncommon American Edition of Tanner's Atlas
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 794

Subject: Atlases

Greenleaf, Jeremiah

A New Universal Atlas; Comprising Separate Maps of All the Principal Empires, Kingdoms & States Throughout the World: and Forming a Distinct Atlas of the United States..., 1843

Size: 12.4 x 14.7 inches (31.5 x 37.3 cm)
Estimate: $5,000 - $6,000
Greenleaf's Atlas with Important Maps of Texas, Iowa & Wisconsin
Sold for: $3,750
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 795

Subject: Atlases

Morse & Breese

Morse's North American Atlas. Containing the Following Beautifully Colored Maps..., 1845

Size: 14.9 x 18.1 inches (37.8 x 46 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
One of the First Cerographic Atlases
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 796

Subject: Atlases

Cowperthwait, Desilver & Butler

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World..., 1855

Size: 14 x 17.5 inches (35.6 x 44.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
Cowperthwait's Desirable Atlas Emphasizing the American Continent
Sold for: $2,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 798

Subject: Atlases, Geology

Johnston, Alexander K.

The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena, 1856

Size: 15.5 x 22.5 inches (39.4 x 57.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Stunning Thematic Atlas with 35 Large Maps
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 800

Subject: Atlases

Schonberg & Co.

Schonberg's Standard Atlas of the World, 1864

Size: 12 x 14.8 inches (30.5 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,200
Uncommon Civil War Period Atlas
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 801

Subject: Atlases

Taintor & Merrill

The American Household and Commercial Atlas of the World..., 1874

Size: 17.6 x 22.3 inches (44.7 x 56.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Scarce, Large-Format Atlas with an Emphasis on the United States
Sold for: $950
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 808

Subject: Exploration & Surveys

Anson, George

A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV...., 1748

Size: 7.9 x 9.9 inches (20.1 x 25.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
First Edition of Anson's Voyage
Sold for: $950
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 183, Lot 118

Subject: Eastern United States, Franklin

Morse, Jedidiah (Rev.)

[2 Maps in Book] A Map of the States of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia; Comprehending the Spanish Provinces of East and West Florida... [and] A Map of the Northern and Middle States... [bound in] The American Geography..., 1792

Size: 14.4 x 12.4 inches (36.6 x 31.5 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Includes Purcell's Map Locating the Proposed State of Franklin
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 554

Subject: Atlases

Lavoisne/Aspin

A Complete Genealogical, Historical, Chronological, and Geographical Atlas; Being a General Guide to History, Both Ancient and Modern..., 1820

Size: 12.4 x 17.9 inches (31.5 x 45.5 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Includes Melish's Popular Map of the United States
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 555

Subject: Atlases

Finley, Anthony

A New General Atlas, Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Representing the Grand Divisions of the Globe..., 1824

Size: 10.9 x 13.9 inches (27.7 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
First Edition of Finley's General Atlas - Complete
Unsold
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 556

Subject: Atlases

Bradford, Thomas Gamaliel

An Illustrated Atlas Geographical Statistical and Historical of the United States and the Adjacent Countries, 1838

Size: 16.4 x 19.9 inches (41.7 x 50.5 cm)
Estimate: $6,000 - $7,500
Large Edition of Bradford's Elaborate Illustrated Atlas
Sold for: $4,500
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 557

Subject: Atlases

Greenleaf, Jeremiah

A New Universal Atlas; Comprising Separate Maps of All the Principal Empires, Kingdoms & States Throughout the World: and Forming a Distinct Atlas of the United States..., 1842

Size: 12.5 x 14.8 inches (31.8 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
Greenleaf's Atlas with Important Maps of Texas, Iowa & Wisconsin
Sold for: $4,250
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 558

Subject: Atlases

Tanner, Henry Schenck

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World..., 1846

Size: 14 x 17.8 inches (35.6 x 45.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,500
Rare, Complete Tanner Atlas with Important Maps of Texas & Iowa
Unsold
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 559

Subject: Atlases

Cowperthwait, Desilver & Butler

A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World..., 1854

Size: 14.1 x 17.4 inches (35.8 x 44.2 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Cowperthwait's Desirable Atlas Emphasizing the American Continent
Sold for: $2,200
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 183, Lot 560

Subject: Atlases

Johnson and Ward

Johnson's New Illustrated (Steel Plate) Family Atlas, with Physical Geography, and with Descriptions Geographical, Statistical, and Historical..., 1863

Size: 14.9 x 18.5 inches (37.8 x 47 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
Complete with Several Civil War Edition Maps
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 6/9/2021

Auction 182, Lot 200

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

Map to Illustrate an Exploration of the Country, Lying Between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains... [with report] Report from the Secretary of War, Communicating ... Lieut. Fremont's Report of His Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 1843

Size: 32.7 x 13.9 inches (83.1 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $900 - $1,100
First Printing of Fremont's First Expedition to the Rockies
Sold for: $700
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 226

Subject: Arizona

Hinton, Richard J.

Map of Arizona Prepared Specially for R.J. Hinton's Hand Book of Arizona Compiled from Official Maps of Military Division of the Pacific… [with] The Hand-book to Arizona: Its Resources, History, Towns, Mines, Ruins and Scenery..., 1877

Size: 24.1 x 34.6 inches (61.2 x 87.9 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
One of the Earliest Large-Scale Maps of Arizona Territory
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 784

Subject: Document - California

[California] Journal of a Voyage Between China and the North-Western Coast Of America, Made In 1804 [in] The American Register: or General Repository of History, Politics, and Science Part I For 1808. Vol. III, 1808

Size: 5.6 x 9.3 inches (14.2 x 23.6 cm)
Estimate: $500 - $700
First Extensive Account of California Published in the United States by an American Visitor
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 4/28/2021

Auction 182, Lot 804

Subject: Exploration & Surveys

Anson, George

A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV...., 1748

Size: 7.9 x 9.9 inches (20.1 x 25.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
First Edition of Anson's Voyage
Unsold
Closed on 4/28/2021
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