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9643sm

GENERAL CHARTE von AMERICA

Cartographer & Publisher: Friedrich Wilhelm Spehr (1799-1833)

Published: 1827, Braunschweig

Copperplate engraving, original hand-colouring

Note the large Republic of Mexico, and the N.W. Border of the U.S.
Below New Hannover (B.C.). Native peoples are named

Map: 15 3/8" x 11 1/4"
Paper: 21" x 17"

CDN $425

8375sm

AMERICA
noviter delineata

Date: 1683

Merian, Matheus

Hand coloured engraving

Size: 27.8 x 36 cm

CDN $1450


Matthaeus Merian
(1593-1650) was a Swiss born engraver who worked in Frankfort. where he also ran a publishing house. Father of Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647, a naturalist illustrator. Nomenclature of the Pacific coaste is basically Spanish. Date 1633
Inset map of Arctic

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9580sm

Totius AMERICAE
Septentrionale et Meridionalis

Johann Baptist Homann
1663-1724

Nuremburg, circa 1730

Original colour

Size: 47.8 x 57.2 cm

CDN $995




9371sm

AMERICAE
Mappa Gerneralis


Homann Heirs &
Johann Matthaus Haas

Date: 1746

Hand-coloured


CDN $1200

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cuba

CUBA INSULA
Hispaniola Insula


Hand-coloured copperplate engraving

Date: 1628

Publisher: Joannes Janssonius

Engraved by Pieter Van Der Keere and Abraham Goos

Size: 5 5/8" x 7 1/8"

CDN: $235

 
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