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"Australia". Wood engraving printed in color by Fisk and See in New York ca 1880.
The map shows the railway lines as well as some unfinished railways throughout Australia. Lines in the ocean show distances to major destinations.
Map has vertical centerfold.
23 x 28.5 cm ( 9 x 11.2 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2317
"Part of South Australia". Steel etching drawn and engraved by J.Rapkin with some borderline coloring. The illustrations are by H. Warren and J. Rogers. Published by John Tallis & Company of London & New York. Ca. 1860.
This very detailed map shows the part of South Australia that includes Adelaide and the surrounding area. It's easy to see Spencer Bay, Gulf St. Vincent and Kangaroo Island. In the lower left is the "Seal of South Australia". Further north on the west side are two aboringines on a river raft. In the upper left is a partial view of Adelaide. In the upper right is is "dingo" and a "nymphicus".
Light toning, horizonal fold, two small tears repaired in right margin. condition is otherwise Very Good.
Size of map without border: Ca.22 x 30 cm ( 8.7 x11.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2292
" New South Wales". Steel etching drawn and engraved by J.Rapkin with some borderline coloring. The illustrations are by H. Warren and J. Rogers. Published by John Tallis & Company of London & New York. Ca. 1860.
Most of New South Wales is shown on this map. It shows the area as far as the Darling river in the west. In the north is part of Queensland as far as Great Sandy Island. In the lower left is the Murray River with typical vegetation including a Panandus tree. In the lower left is a Xanthorrhæa. In the upper left is a decorative view of part of Sydney Cove and abouve that the Seal of New South Wales.
Light toning, horizontal fold. Condition is Almost Excellent.
Size of map without border: Ca.22 x 30 cm ( 8.7 x11.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2293
von Australien und Ozeanien"
Detailed map showing the
political status of the region in 1902. The lines show
21 x 28 cm ( 8.2 x 11 " )
Order Nr. SOUTHEASTASIAMAP245201
Kartenbildes von Australien"
The names of the various mapmakers are shown on each map n a corner.
Wood engraving printed in color 1902. Horizontal centerfold to fit original book size.
26.5 x 22 cm ( 10.4 x 8.6 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245701
"Verbreitung der Thiere in
Australien und Ozeanien"
Intresting map published 1902
showing the habitat of the animals listed ( Latin and German
14 x 21.5 cm ( 5.5 x 8.4 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245059
"Neu-Seeland ( New Zealand). Tasmania Van Diemens Island. West Australien. Der Isthmus von Auckland."
Steel engraving by Stier and
Stichart for Stieler. Dated 1871.
A very nice map that shows New Zealand and Tasmania as well as Western Australia. For those interested in Auckland, the inset in the lower right shows the surrounding area with topographical details. Other details on the map include missionary stations, positions of lighthouses and natural wells and springs.
Map is in very good condition. Vertical centerfold.
33.3 x 40 cm ( 13.1 x 15.7 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP238152
Steel engraving by H. Alt and
Schroeder for Stieler. Dated 1871.
Very detailed map of Australiashowing the polical divisions as they existed at that time. On the left is a list of the main travel routes of early explores that are shown on the map. At the bottom of the map is a detailed inset of Sydney and Port Jackson. In the upper right is a bit of New Guinea and in the upper left part of Timor and the surrounding islands.
Map is in good condition. Vertical centerfold.
33.5 x 40.5 cm ( 13.1 x 15.9 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP237851
"Voelkerkarte von Australien, Ozeanien und Suedostasien"
Extensive map of Southeast
Asia, Australia and Oceania showing the various peoples and
20.5 x 35.5 cm ( 7.8 x 13.9 ")
Order Nr. SOUTHEASTASIAMAP245058
"Geologische Karte von Australien und Ozeanien"
Map of Australia, Southeast
Asia and Oceania showing the geological structures of the
countries and islands.
20.5 x 28.5 cm ( 7.8 x 11.2 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245153
"Der Grosse Ocean und Australien 1849." Steel etching from "Neuester Zeitungs Atlas. Alter und Neuer Erdkunde" by J. Meyer, ca 1855. Some original outline coloring.
Map shows the wide area of the Pacific Ocean, Australis and the bordering countries.
Except for some very minor spotting in margins, the map is in Almost Very Good condition.
21.1 x 26 cm ( 8.3 x 10.2 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2306
20 x 12.5 cm ( 7.8 x 4.9 ")
"Neu Guinea ( Deutscher Anteil ) and Bismark Archipel"
13.5 x 21 cm ( 5.1 x 8.2 ")
Maps published on both sides of a page 1895.
Order Nr. NEWZEALAND248704
ăL'Australie, (Partie sud-ouest de L'Oceanie)"
Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific Isands with an inset mao of the area around Sidney (New South Wales) and another inset of Lord Auckland's group islands and Isles de Macquarie.
Inside the Australian continent: A small map of Australia with divisions of provinces. fully colored
Type of print: Copper etching
Color: Original outline hand-coloring
Author: Adrien-Hubert Brué (1786-1832)
Publisher: Charles Piquet
When: Dated 1826, but revued and published 1834
Collector's dry stamp (embossed seal) dated 1835
Measurements: 36 x 51,5 cm (ca. 14.2 x 20.3")
Condition: Very light, pleasant general age toning. Wide margins. A very interesting and not very common map.
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP238287
"Australien und Polynesien" Steel engraving by W. Alt after Herm. Berghaus, ca 1850. Original outline coloring.
Fine map with the entire Pacific region. In the lower right is an inset of southeast Australia and Tasmania. In the lower left are conical forms representing the highest mountains of the area. These rage the Mauna Kea to Ualan.
Map has some minimal rubbing in upper left corner. A few islands have been underlined in light blue. Very clean. Very tiny crease in lower left margin corner.
19.8 x 25.7 cm ( 7.8 x 10.1 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2316
"Australische Inseln" Wood engraving printed in color by the Bibliographisches Institut in Leipzig, 1882.
Very detailed map with major shipping routes. To the right of the title is a map of Germany for size comparison.
The map has vertical folds to fit atlas size. Small repaired tears in margins.
20.7 x 42.5 cm ( 8.1 x 16.7 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2315
"Karte vom Grossen Ocean (Mare Pacifico) - Zur Uebersicht der Stroemungen, Temperatur, Handels-Strassen und Entdeckungsreisen"
Chart of the Pacicic Ocean showing currents, temperatures, trade traffic and discovery routes)
Steel engraving. Original hand coloring
Published in Schweinfurt, Germany. Ca. 1850
Only very light traces of age and use.
20,8 x 27,3 cm (ca. 8.2 x 10.7")
Order Nr. PACIFICISLANDSMAP240548
"Pysiksalische Karte von Australien, Melanesien u. Neu-Seeland"
Interesting map showng the
physical characteristics of Australia, Melanesia and New
Zealand published 1902.
22 x 29 cm ( 8.6 x 11.4 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245060
Route du Héro Detroit de Torres
Les teintes foncees representent la terre ferme, les teintes plus claires indiquent les roches a fleur d ´eau et non visibles.
At the top of the map is Hawkesbury Island. In the lower center is the Island of the Prince of Wales. The map shows various islands as well as rocks underwater that are not visible.
Wood engraving 1868. Reverse side is printed.
12.5 x 20 cm ( 4.9 x 7.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP236069
"Karte der Isothermen und Isobaren von australien u. Ozeanien"
Wood engraving map printed in color, 1902. Horizontal centerfold to fit original book size.
26.5 x 21.5 cm ( 10.4 x 8.4 ")
Order nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245274
"Australien" Steel engraving by W. Kratz, C. Poppey and C. Graf, 1857. Original outline coloring.
Map shows Australia, New Zeland, part of China, Japan and Southeast Asia. In the upper right is a bit of the California coast by San Francisco. At the bottom of the map are detailed insets. In the lower right corner is an inset of Tahiti. Under it is one of the Hawaiian islands. To the left is New Zealand. In the lower left corner are insets of the australian coast from Bateman Bay to Clarence in the north. Sydney is on the middle of the coastal detail. The other inset shows Tasmania.
Map has vertical centerfold with a few light parallel folds near center. Small repaired tear in lower margin edge on centerfold. Outline coloring is a bit lighter than on the image above. Overall light toning.
52.5 x 65 cm ( 20.6 x 25.5 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2310
Title left side:
Australien", Upper center:
Steel engraving by Stier and
Stichart. Published in Gotha. Dated 1874.
Map has very light age toning
and minimal scattered spotting in margins.
34.3 x 40 cm ( 13.5 x 15.7 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIA MAP 2296
"Australia, Malay Archipelago and Micronesia" Wood engraving ca 1900.
In the upper right are the Hawaiian Islands. The Samoa Islands are in the lower left. At the bottom is a little squar showing the size of Pennsylvania for comparison.
Light browning on margin edges.
21.5 x 27 cm ( 8.4 x 10.6 ")
Order Nr. ASUSTRALIAMAP2319
"Carte Du Continent Australien, Et Tracé Du Voyage."
Wood engraving from "Atlas de
Mr. Bonnefont", published in Paris ca 1865. Original outline
20.5 x 30.2 cm ( 8 x 11.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIA MAP 2305
"Florenkarte von Australien und Ozeanien"
An interesting map for
botanists showing the tropical areas, deserts, eucalyptus
forests, Alpine regions
21 x 28 cm ( 8.2 x 11 " )
Order Nr. SOUTHEASTASIA245200
"Carte de L'Océanie dresée et dessinée Sous la Direction de Mr. J.G. Barbie du Bocage". Steel engraving by Ch. Smith published in Paris by Maison Bassett ca 1850. Modern hand coloring.
A detailed and decorative map showing the southern Pacific and Asian region.
Except for some very minor spotting in margins, the map is in Very Good condition.
22.4 x 30.5 cm ( 8.8 x 12 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2298 SOLD
"Asiatischer Archipel und Neu Holland 1849". Steel etching from "Neuester Zeitungs Atlas. Alter und Neuer Erdkunde" by J. Meyer, ca 1855. Some original outline coloring.
This map shows Southeast Asia and Australia as it was in 1849. On the lower left side is a detailed inset of the southwestern point of Australia and at the bottom is New South Wales. At the top center of the map is the Philippine Island of Luzon. In the upper right are the Balik and Radikin Islands. At the bottom is a small color chart showing the various color chart corresponding to the colonies if England, Holland, Spain and Portugal. In the lower right are the islands of Norfolk and Nepcan.
Clean attractive map.
21.7 x 26.7 cm ( 8.5 x 10.5 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2320
"Australien" Steel engraving by C.F. Weiland in Weimar, dated 1840. original hand coloring.
Detailed map with part of China and Japan in the upper left corner and part of Mexico and California in the upper right corner. In the lower right corner is a detailed inset of New South Wales.
Map has overall light age toning and a some light scattered spots. Light creases in left margin.
27.8 x 39 cm ( 10.9 x 15.3 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2309
"Australien (Suedland) auch Polynesian oder Inselwelt, insgemein der Fuenfte Welttheil genannt". Copper engraving by Johannes Walch in Augsburg, dated 1802. Original hand coloring.
Map shows part of China and Japan, Southeastern Asia, Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. In the upper right to the left of the title cartouche are the Hawaiian Islands. On the right are the Marquesas and Society Islands.
Map has overall light age toning and browning along margin edges. Vertical centerfold with a few light parallel creases. Some creasing and a few spots in margins.
47.4 x 60 cm ( 18.6 x 23.6 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2312 SOLD
"Das Festland Australien"
Wood engraving printed in color 1902. Vertical centerfold.
The small inset below the title
shows the size of Switzerland compared with Australia.
21.5 x 27 cm ( 8.4 x 10.6 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245885
"Australia" and ăSettles part of New South Wales 1840" Steel engraving by E. Tappan for Charles Wikes' US-world exploring expedition. Published: Philadelphia, 1845
Two maps side by side.
Clean. Two vertical folds to fit book size. Very good condition.
21 x 28.7 cm (8.3 x 11.3")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP 234583
"Australien". Copper etching from a German source ca 1800. Original hand outline coloring.
Interesting map of Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and the South Pacific. In the upper left is a bit of mainland China and in the upper right a tiny corner of California with San Diego. On the right edge are the Easter Islands and at the lower center are Campbells and Macquarries Islands.
Map has wide margins and hardly any spotting. Repair on lower margin and two tiny repairs in image that are only visible from the backside. Condition is otherwise Better than Good.
29.2 x 39 cm ( 11.4 x 15.3 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2304
"Sued Ost Australien". Steel engraving for Stieler´s Atlas dated 1870. Original outline coloring.
Very, very detailed map of New South Wales. On the left side is Lake Eyre reaching into the margin of the map. On the most northern part of the map is Mt. Gilbee and Mt. Borrah Queensland. The map shows the Post stations, railroads and main roads of the time.
Horizontal centerfold. Two small repairs in margins. Otherwise good condition.
41 x 33.2 cm ( 16.1 x 13 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP235886
"A Map of the Route of the
Copper engraving published in
Map shows Melville Island with the names of landmarks and early settlements.
A few light spots.
18.2 x 10.7 cm ( 7.1 x 4.2 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2318
"L'Oceania divisa nelle Quattro Sue Magne Part 1844". Lithograph from an Italian source, ca 1850. Original hand coloring.
It is easy to see the large area encompassed on this map of Oceania. In the upper left is part of China and Japan. In the upper right is paer of North America.
Map has wide margins with some light creases in margins, especially on edges. There is a spot on the map image in the norther part of Japan. S few very light scattered spots in margins.
21.5 x 32 cm ( 8.4 x 12.6 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2308
"Océanie". Steel engraving by Laguillermie for C.V. Monin, ca 1850. Original outline coloring.
This map shows the various divisions of Oceania. In the lower right corner is an inset showing part of the eastern coast of Australia. Sydney is in the midlle of the coastline. At the bottom of the inset is the Muroo River. At the top is Cape Smokey and the Cockburn River.
Map has vertical centerfold. Tiny repaired tears on lower margin edge. Spotting on lower right margin edge.
28 x 39.5 cm ( 11 x 15.5 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2307
"Karte des Volksdichte in Australien und Neuseeland"
Wood engraving showing the population density of Australia and New Zealand, 1902.
14 x 21 cm ( 5.5 x 8.2 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245884
"Carte de la Terre Van-Diemen". Copper engraving by Bernard for Captain Cook's travel report, 1785. This map is from the first French edition.
Map shows topographical details of parts of Tasmania and the surrounding area. In the upper right is part of Isles Maria. In the upper left is "Vue de la Terre Van-Diemen par dessous la Pointe Camelee lorsque le Cap Meridional reste au N.N.E.1/2E. a la distance de 7 milles". Below that is the stretch of mountains; "Vue de la Terre par dessous la Pointe Camelee lorsque L'Isle des Pinguins reste au N.O. 1/4 O. a 1 mille de distance." The third detail of lower mountains: "Vue de la Terre Van-Diemen lorsque la Mewstone reste au N. 1/2 E. a % milles."
The coastline with various islands reaches from Cap S.O on the left side to Cap Frederick Henry. In the center is Cap Meridional. At the bottom center of the map is Pedro Blanco and Eddystone. A dotted line shows the route of Captain Cook.
Map has original vertal fold to fit book size.Very minimal spotting. In the lower part of map are light creases and an area of light rubbing that hardly distubs the overall map condition.
22.8 x 35.2 cm ( 8.9 x 13.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2313
Upper image: Vue du Côte Méridional de la Baye de L'Aventure.
Lower image: Plan de la Baye de LÁventure fur la Terre Van-Diemen.
Copper engraving by Bernard for Captain Cook's travel report, 1785. This map is from the first French edition.
The top image shows part of Aventure Bay with the little Isle Penguin on the left side. At the botten is a more detailed image of the Bay of Aventure with Isle Penguin. Cap Camelee and the Aguade River are shown.
There is a hortizontal and vertical fold to fit book size. The upper left margin has been added. There is a repaired tear in the upper left area. A few minor creases.
24.5 x 20 cm ( 9.6 x 7.8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2314
"Australien" Steel engraving by C.F. Weiland in Weimar. Published in the Geograph. Institut in 1846. Original hand outline coloring.
Map show Australia and New Zeland and the many islands of the South Pacific. In the upper left corner is part of China and Japan. In the upper right corner is part of the coast of California and northern Mexico. In the lower left is a detailed inset of the southwest of Australia. In the lower right are two detailed insets; on the left inset is New south Wales and in the lower right corner is Van Diemens Land (Tasmania).
Map has wide margins and a vertical centerfold. A few light, parallel creases near centerfold. Minor scattered spots in map and light spotting and browning in margins. Two tiny repaired tears on lower margin edge.
44 x 62.2 cm ( 17.3 x 24.4 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP2311
"Melanesien nach der Beschreibung von Rienzi"
Steel engraving map by Th. Duvotenay. Published 1840.
In the lower left is an inset with Kerguelenland.
Print is in good condition. Two original vertical folds to fit book size.
18 x 22.5 cm ( 7 x 8.8")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIA253080
"West-Polynesien" Steel etching by C. Poppey after W. Berghaus for "Stieler's Hand Atlas". Published in Gotha 1854. Original hand outline coloring.
This map of western Polynesia shows Australiaa and New Guinea in the lower left corner. There are two detailed insets showing the island of Witi Lewu and Tongabatu. In the lower right are Tonga and the Fidji Islands.
Map has vertical centerfold, light browning on margin edges and very minimal spotting in margins. Condition is Much Better than Good.
33.5 x 41 cm ( 13.1 x 16.1 ")
Order Nr. SOUTH PACIFIC 2511
"Karte der Endeckungsreisen
This map published in 1902
shows some of the many early trips taken by explorers
13.5 x 20.5 cm ( 5.3 x 8 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP245063
"Southern Hemisphere Projected on the Plane of the Horizon of London". Copper etching by J. & G. Menzies after Geo. Buchanan for "Thomson's New General Atlas", published in 1816. Original hand coloring.
This very interesting map shows the southern hemisphere with the South Pole shown in sketchy form. Notice Australia and Southeastern Asia on the upper left side. In the upper right part of the map are the Sandwich Islands (Hawaiian Islands). On the lower right is the southern part of South America. Lines show the various exploration routes of early explorers.
Map has browning on left margin, especially in the upper and lower corners. Horizontal centerfold. Lower margin edge is a bit frayed on right side. In upper margin is a light brown line.General condition is Better than Good.
Page size: 61 x 53.5 cm ( 24 x 21 ")
Diameter of map: 50 cm ( 19.6 ")
Order Nr. AUSTRALIAMAP302
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