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Magna Britannia et Hibernia Tabula by Willem Blaeu.

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Magna Britannia et Hibernia Tabula by Willem Blaeu.
Ref: 2351178


An antique hand coloured engraved map of the British Isles which has the Guiljelmus Blaeuw imprint. With inset map of the Orkneys to upper right corner, the sea illustrated with ships and sea monsters. Blank on verso. Circa 1650.

Approx 50cms by 38.5cms.


Price: 695.00
  



British Isles  -  Railways & Industrial

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British Isles - Railways & Industrial
Ref: 8990268






An antique map prepared at the " Edinburgh Geographical Institute " under the direction of J. G. Bartholomew. Circa 1922. Inset map of the Orkney and Shetland Islands in top left corner. Indicates 'Principal Industrial Regions and Towns over 30,000 population. Horizontal centrefold.




Approx 41cms by 55cms.






Price: 35.00
  



Jaques Nicholas Bellin - "Carte Reduite Des Isles BritanniquesSeconde Feuille Partie Septentrionale De L'Anglaterre."

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Jaques Nicholas Bellin - "Carte Reduite Des Isles BritanniquesSeconde Feuille Partie Septentrionale De L'Anglaterre."
Ref: 2356652


An antique map/chart by Jacques Nicolas Bellin, (1703-1772) of northern of Northern England, Wales, the Isle of Man and the Eastern edge of Ireland. Published in 1765 with original outline hand color and a large ornamental strapwork & swag cartouche at top right. With the Depot de la Marine stamp and the cost noted as Prix, trente sols. Compass rose and numerous rhumb lines.

Approx 87cms by 55cms.


Price: 495.00
  



Les Isles Britanniques - Guillaume De L'Isle.

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Les Isles Britanniques - Guillaume De L'Isle.
Ref: 8989929


A very scarce antique map which was published in France in 1772 by Phillipe Buache who succeeded his relative Guillaume De L'Isle. The De L'Isle family were a very influential cartographic dynasty. The map depicts the British Isles and Ireland with northern France and part of Scandinavia shown. It is in very good condition with full borders as published. A few traces of worm on the bottom edge and a small repair to the centrefold in the bottom margin.

Approx 61.5cms by 47cms.


Price: 325.00
  



An Accurate delineation of the coast of the United Kingdonwith that of France from Brest to Ostend likewise the whole of the coast of Holland the Rivers Weser & Elbe and the Danish Islands from the best authorities.

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An Accurate delineation of the coast of the United Kingdonwith that of France from Brest to Ostend likewise the whole of the coast of Holland the Rivers Weser & Elbe and the Danish Islands from the best authorities.
Ref: 8989928



An antique map printed for C. Smith, No. 172, Strand. September 2nd, 1803 with original outline colouring.. From Charles Smith's, "A General Atlas Being A Collection of Maps of the Principal Kingdoms of the World, From the Best Authorities.

Approx 61.5cms by 50.5cms.


Price: 275.00
  



Geographical and Historical map of the British Empire.

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Geographical and Historical map of the British Empire.
Ref: 8989908



"Geographical and Historical map of the British Empire. - Map of England, Scotland and Ireland indicating the places rendered Celebrated By Battles Or Sieges: Intended For The Elucidation Of Lavoisne's Historical Atlas." Revised by C. Gros in 1828. Engraved by J. Walker. Original color, with much statistics and letterpress below. Historical battles indicated by flags and Celebrated Landing by dates.

Approx 52cms by 42cms.


Price: 150.00
  



Magna Britannia et Hibernia Secundum Kitchen et Dorret recens descripta et edita a Joanne Walchio, Aug. Vind. 1797

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Magna Britannia et Hibernia Secundum Kitchen et Dorret recens descripta et edita a Joanne Walchio, Aug. Vind. 1797
Ref: 8989907




An antique map showing Great Britain, Ireland, The Shetland Isles, and part of France and Holland. The cartouche is in the upper right corner with title in Latin and German. Geographical features in German. Scarce map of the British Isles by Johann Walch, Thomas Kitchin and James Dorret dated Augsburg 1797 with original hand colouring. A little grubby with many small creases.



Approx 45.5cms by 55cms.




Price: 195.00
  



John Speed - Heptarchy.

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John Speed - Heptarchy.
Ref: 8984224

Britain as it was devided in the tyme of Englishe Saxons especially during their Heptarchy. Published John Sudbury & George Humble. Circa 1627 with later hand colouring. This famous map of the Saxon kingdoms is often referred to as the 'Speed Heptarchy.' It is one of the decorative masterpieces from Speed's important English atlas. The seven vignettes on the left side depict the early Saxon kings, and those on the right side show the conversion to Christianity of seven other kings. The map covers all of England, Wales and Scotland in detail, with only the eastern part of Ireland shown with a few place names. Coats of arms are placed within the map to locate the various kingdoms. Three strapwork cartouches and a compass rose further embellish the map.

Approx 50.5cms by 38cms.


Price: 2,950.00
  



Anglia, Scotia et Hibernia - The Map of Great Brittaine and Ireland.

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Anglia, Scotia et Hibernia - The Map of Great Brittaine and Ireland.
Ref: 8984223



An antique map by Jodocus Hondius and Samuel Purchas from pages 1972 and 1981 of the 1625-26 edition of "Purchas His Pilgrims" published in London. The extra title "The Map of Great Brittaine and Ireland" is printed outside the top margin. . The map is accompanied by a page and a half of text, in English on the front and verso..

Approx 18cms by 13.5ms.



Price: 150.00
  



British Isles.

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British Isles.
Ref: 2355843




An antique map of the British Isles drawn and engraved by John Dower, Pentonville, London. Published by William Orr Paternoster Row. Circa 1840. Inset map of Shetland Isles. Horizontal centrefold as published.





Approx 21cms by 25.5cms.



Price: 45.00
  



Magna Britannia complectens Angliae, Scotiae, et Hyberniae

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Magna Britannia complectens Angliae, Scotiae, et Hyberniae
Ref: 8984222



An antique map of the British Isles by Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724) This map of the British Isles is filled with details of provinces, towns and counties, with an inset map of the Orkney Islands included in upper right corner. A table at the lower right includes symbols for cities, market towns, bishoprics, roads, ferries and bogs among other places of note. There is a second title above the map: "A General Map of Great Britain and Ireland with Part of Holland, Flanders, France &c Agreeable to Modern History".

Approx 56cms by 48cms.


Price: 295.00
  



Iles Britanniques par M. Mrs Drioux st Ch. Leroy.

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Iles Britanniques par M. Mrs Drioux st Ch. Leroy.
Ref: 8984221





An antique map of the British Isles (England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man) which was engraved by Jenotte. This map is from the 'Atlas Universel et Classique de Géographie', by Drioux and Charles Leroy which was published in Paris in 1855 by Librairie Classique d'Eugene Belin. Original outline colour and shows provinces, counties, cities, rivers, mountans, canals, and railroads. Horizontal centrefold as published.




Approx 29.4cms by 44cms.







Price: 95.00
  



The British Isles - J. Rapkin.

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The British Isles - J. Rapkin.
Ref: 8984220





An antique map of The British Isles, with decorative border, drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. Inset map of Shetland Islands in top right corner. Published in 1850 by the London Printing and Publishing Company. Part of right margin and decorative border missing.





Approx 24cms by 34 cms.






Price: 65.00
  



Rigobert Bonne - Insulae Britannicae Veteres.

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Rigobert Bonne - Insulae Britannicae Veteres.
Ref: 8984219






An antique map by Rigobert Bonne 'Primario Hydrographo Navali' the important French engineer and cartographer (1727-1795) who succeeded J.N.Bellin as Hydrographer at the Depot de la Marine (1773). This map showing Great Britain was engraved by Andre' and published in the "Atlas Encyclopedique" . Circa 1787.





Approx 34cms by 23cms.






Price: 85.00
  



Great Britain and Ireland  -  Aaron Arrowsmith.

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Great Britain and Ireland - Aaron Arrowsmith.
Ref: 2354144




An antique map of "Great Britain and Ireland" by Aaron Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to His Majesty, No. 10, Soho Square. Published in "Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Noti Descriptio. A Comparative Atlas of Ancient And Modern Geography, from original Authorities, and upon a New Plan For The Use Of Eton School" January 2nd, 1828 with original outline colouring.




Approx 22.5cms by 27.5cms.






Price: 85.00
  



British Islands - A. Arrowsmith.

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British Islands - A. Arrowsmith.
Ref: 8984217





An antique map drawn by Aaron Arrowsmith and engraved by S. Hall. Published in "A New General Atlas, constructed from the latest Authorities" by A. Constable & Co. Edinburgh in 1817.





Approx 20cms by 25cms.





Price: 75.00
  



The British Isles; for the Elucidation of the Abbe Gaultier's Geograhical Games by Jehosaphat Aspin. 1832.

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The British Isles; for the Elucidation of the Abbe Gaultier's Geograhical Games by Jehosaphat Aspin. 1832.
Ref: 8984212



An antique map of the British Isles, engraved by Hewitt and published in 1832 by John Harris, St. Paul's Churchyard. Inset map of the Shetland Islands, top right. An outline map which was a part of a complete course of geography, by means of instructive games, invented by the Abbe Gaultier. A game for teaching the names and situations of the different countries and places . Original colouring. Has a few repaired marginal tears. Centrefold and both top and bottom margins strengthened with archival tape. One repair to image near North West Ireland.



Approx 34cms by 43cms.




Price: 125.00
  



Anciennes Isles Brittaniques by Allain Manesson Mallet

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Anciennes Isles Brittaniques by Allain Manesson Mallet
Ref: 8984211






This rare outline map of the British Isles by Allain Manesson Mallet "Anciennes Isles Britanniques" shows England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and is from Mallet's "Description de L'Univers." published is 1683, with later hand colouring.





Approx 10cms by 15cms.







Price: 95.00
  



Benjamin Pitts Capper.

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Benjamin Pitts Capper.
Ref: 8984210




An antique map of the British Isles by Benjamin Pitts Capper, who compiled only one atlas, "A Topographical Dictionary of the United Kingdom", Published January 1st, 1808 by R. Phillips, Bridge, Street, Blackfriars, London. The success of this atlas is reflected in the number of subsequent editions. The map was engraved by H. Cooper. Full original colour.



18cms by 21cms.




Price: 65.00
  



Geographical Map of the British Islands, Calculated for the study and application of their history.  Engraved by Benj. Davies.

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Geographical Map of the British Islands, Calculated for the study and application of their history. Engraved by Benj. Davies.
Ref: 8984165



An antique map of the British Isles engraved by Benjamin Davies. In the top right corner is "Division of England into Forty Counties" giving the capital town in each county and the "Principal Rivers in England". Places of battles and debarkments are indicated by flags throughout, and Campaigns of Charles I, Invasion of Charles II and the Expedition of the Pretender are shown. Circa 1800 with contemporary hand colouring. Trimmed back to printed borders and vertical centrefold.

Approx 32cms by 35cms.


Price: 175.00
  



Britannia Romana - M. Burghers.

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Britannia Romana - M. Burghers.
Ref: 8982840



An antique map of the British Isles which was engraved by 'M Burghers Univ. Oxon'. Published in "Magna Britannia Et Hibernia Antiqua & Nova. 1720 with later hand colouring.


Approx 26.5cms by 18.5cms.


Price: 175.00
  



A Map of Great Britain and Ireland  -  Herman Moll.

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A Map of Great Britain and Ireland - Herman Moll.
Ref: 8982746


An antique map of the British Isles with an inset at top left of the Orkney, Shetland and Faroe Islands. Compass rose at sea. The map was published in the 1720 edition of The Magna Britannia by H. Moll Geographer. This small map of Great Britain extends to include Ireland and the western coast of mainland Europe. Title cartouche and distance scale in British miles.

Approx 25cms by 17.5cms.


Price: 150.00
  



Perrot - Iles Britanniques.

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Perrot - Iles Britanniques.
Ref: 8982435


An antique map of ' Iles Britanniques' was produced from the research of Aristide Michael Perrot and engraved by Adrien Migneret, was published in G. B. Depping's L'Angleterre. Ou Description Historique et Topographique Du Royaume Royaume Uni De La Grande-Bretagn in 1823. This map, a copper plate engraving, has original outline hand colouring. Has two vertical folds.

Approx 8cms by 11.5cms.


Price: 175.00
  



Britannia Romana  -  M. Burghers.

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Britannia Romana - M. Burghers.
Ref: 8982316



An antique map of the British Isles which was engraved by 'M Burghers Univ. Oxon'. Published in "Magna Britannia Et Hibernia Antiqua & Nova. 1720, with later hand colouring.


Approx 26.5cms by 18.5cms.


Price: 175.00
  



'Britannia prout divisa fuit temporibus Anglo-Saxonum... Heptarchia'   (Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy) by J. Blaeu.  1645-1662

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'Britannia prout divisa fuit temporibus Anglo-Saxonum... Heptarchia' (Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy) by J. Blaeu. 1645-1662
Ref: 2352174

A very decorative and finely engraved map of the 17th century Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy. Published by J. Blaeu in his 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum' 1645-1662). Blaeu was one of the leading Dutch map makers during the period in which the Netherlands led the World in commerce, art, science and especially, cartography. The map is overall age toned but colours are still bright. A few marginal repairs in top margin and some archival tape applied to verso in one section to repair paper split. This split appears in the Irish Sea, to the left of the Isle of Man. A few other old repairs on verso.

Approx 52cms by 41cms.


Price: 1,250.00
  



Geological Map of the British Isles  -  William Mackenzie.

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Geological Map of the British Isles - William Mackenzie.
Ref: 8981150





An antique map of the British Isles by William Mackenzie. Circa 1890. A key in the top right corner shows the kinds of rock located in each area. Horizontal centrefold as published.




Approx 19cms by 24.5cms.





Price: 45.00
  



British Isles.

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British Isles.
Ref: 8981128





An antique map published by George Philip & Son. Circa 1860 with contemporary hand colouring. Railways are marked. Inset map of Shetland and Orkney Islands.





Approx 60cms by 51cms.






Price: 150.00
  



The British Isles.

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The British Isles.
Ref: 8981117






An antique map of The |British Isles, London Published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin, La Belle Sauvage Yard, Ludgate Hill, E.C in "Cassell's General Atlas...". Circa 1870. Shows Principal Divisions, County Divisions, 'Cities and Towns containing upwards of 100,000 inhabitants', Boroughs sending members to Parliament, and Railways in use and those under construction.





Approx 44cms by 64cms.





Price: 95.00
  



J. & F. Tallis  -  British Isles.

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J. & F. Tallis - British Isles.
Ref: 8981068




An antique map of the British Isles 'Drawn and Engraved by J. Rapkin' for "The Illustrated Atlas and Modern History of the World" by Montgomery Martin.. Inset map of the Shetland Islands. The Illustrations by John Salmon and Engraved by Robt. Wallis. Circa 1851 with later hand colouring.




Approx 24.5cms by 34 cms.









Price: 125.00
  



Map of the British Isles Designed to Accompany Smiths Geography for Schools.

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Map of the British Isles Designed to Accompany Smiths Geography for Schools.
Ref: 8981067




An antique map of the British Isles, 'Drawn and Engraved by Stiles, Sherman & Smith N.Y.' 'Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1853 by Daniel Burgess & Co. in the Clerks Office of the Southern District of N. York'.




Approx 21cms by 27cms.






Price: 55.00
  



British Isles  -  Mc.Nally's System of Geography.

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British Isles - Mc.Nally's System of Geography.
Ref: 8981066





An antique map of the British Isles drawn by J. Wells N.Y. and engraved by E. Sherman. N.Y. Published in ' McNally's System of Geography. Map No. 24.' Circa 1870 with original hand colouring. Inset map of the Scilly Isles in top right.



Approx 21cms by 27cms.






Price: 65.00
  



The British Isles.  S.D.U.K.

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The British Isles. S.D.U.K.
Ref: 2356644




Antique map of England engraved by J. & C. Walker, published under the superintendance of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge in April, 1842.



Approx 33cms by 40cms.




Price: 70.00
  



The Piscatorial Atlas.

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The Piscatorial Atlas.
Ref: 2355718


An antique map 'Compiled & Published by O.T. Olsen, F.L.S., F.R.G.S. Lithographed by Hanhart, London. The atlas contained 50 chromolithographed maps which recorded the distribution, spawning grounds and abundance of the major edible species of fish, shellfish and crustacea caught in the North Sea and off the coasts of the British Isles. Published in 1883. This map shows a 'Tenby Boat' in top right corner an image of the Whiting in bottom right. England, Wales and Scotland are shown with the coast from Le Havre in France to Bergen in Norway.



Approx 326cms by 46cms.


Price: 55.00
  



Insulae Britannicae  -  Aaron Arrowsmith.

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Insulae Britannicae - Aaron Arrowsmith.
Ref: 2354127




An antique map of the British Isles by Aaron Arrowsmith, Hydrographer to His Majesty, No. 10, Soho Square. Published in "Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Noti Descriptio. A Comparative Atlas of Ancient And Modern Geography, from original Authorities, and upon a New Plan For The Use Of Eton School" January 2nd, 1828 with original outline colouring.




Approx 22.5cms by 27.5cms.



Price: 85.00
  



Gall & Inglis Map of Britannia Antiqua

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Gall & Inglis Map of Britannia Antiqua
Ref: 2348991





Map of Britannia Antiqua - a steel plate engraved map with original handcoloring as issued. Published in 'The Edinburgh Imperial Atlas' in Edinburgh by Gall & Inglis, 1859.




Approx 28cms by 46cms.


Price: 85.00
  



Iles Britanniques.

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Iles Britanniques.
Ref: 2344605





An antique map of the British Isles engraved by Lecocq after A. Bizet. Has a vignette of London and an inset of Shetland Isles. Published in 1892 under the direction of J. Migeon in "Nouvel Atlas illustré, géographie universelle, comprenant la géographie, l'histoire, l'administration, la statistique, etc, scientifique." Centrefold as issued.



Approx 31.5cms by 42cms.


Price: 50.00
  



"Carte Physique & Politique du Royaume-Uni de la Grande-Bretagne et d'Irlande" by L.Dussieux

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"Carte Physique & Politique du Royaume-Uni de la Grande-Bretagne et d'Irlande" by L.Dussieux
Ref: 2344601





An antique map of Great Britain and Ireland entitled "Carte Physique & Politique du Royaume-Uni de la Grande-Bretagne et d'Irlande" engraved by Marlier. Published by L.Dussieux in Atlas General de Geographie in 1860 (dated 1847). Origiinal outline colouring. In the top right corner is a list of all the counties in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. Centrefold as published.



Approx 27.5cms by 39cms.


Price: 70.00
  



The British Isles  -  Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.

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The British Isles - Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.
Ref: 23130





An antique map of 'The British Isles ' engraved by J & C Walker, for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Original outline colour. Published in 1842 by Chapman and Hall. Top margin cropped to printed border.



Approx 31cms by 39.5cms.


Price: 70.00
  



"Carte des Isles Britanniques"

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"Carte des Isles Britanniques"
Ref: 4041





"Carte des Isles Britanniques" by Rigobert Bonne - Ingénieur Hydrographe de la Marine . Published Paris, c. 1780. Uncoloured as published.




Approx 21.5cms by 32cms.


Price: 95.00
  



Britannicarum Insularum Typus - Abraham Ortelius.

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Britannicarum Insularum Typus - Abraham Ortelius.
Ref: 6767

An antique map of the British Isles entitled "Britannicarum Insularum Typus" by Abraham Ortelius published in 1595 in his "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". Uncoloured as published. Latin text verso with a capital "C" printed beneath the text. This is the first edition of this map. Clean condition with a repaired marginal tear in both vertical margins.

Approx 50.5cms by 36cms.


Price: 1,100.00
  



Insulae Albion et Hibernia cum minoribus adjacentibus.

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Insulae Albion et Hibernia cum minoribus adjacentibus.
Ref: 3929




An antique map of the British Isles entitled "Insulae Albion et Hibernia cum minoribus adjacentibus" by Johanes Blaeu . Circa 1654. Original outline colouring. Dutch Text to verso.

Approx 44cms by 38cms.


Price: 550.00
  


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