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Antique Maps  - World, Polar, Celestial & Misc

  for Globes and Spheres see Astronomy link lower down this page
map A New and Correct Map of the World from the Latest Observations
   Shows California as an island
John Sennex    1730     From Gordon's Geography - view Title Page
size:  300 x 160 mm,     3  folds
, tight right margin    Detail 1     Detail 2
Antique Map Ref  LFM001          190.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Double Hemispheres   - shows California as an island.
'Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre, Representee en deux Plan-Hemisheres'
Zacharie Chatelain  pre-1755   probably pre-1737
      taken from   JB Bossuet 'Discours sur L'Histoire Universelle' 1755
size:  180 x 140 mm,  2 folds
Ref  HJM015               185.00 (+P&P)

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The World - Polar and Equator      Johnson 1791      size:  450 x 310 mm
The World divided into the Torrid Zone , Temperate and Frigid Zones, Both North and South
A very unusual map featuring the polar and equatorial regions.
Ref  GBM205            175.00 (+P&P)    Detail 1     
Detail 2    Detail 3
size:  450 x 310 mm, 2 folds.
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map The Geography of the Great Solar Eclipse of July 14,  MDCCXLVIII, exhibiting and accurate Map of the parts of the Earth in which it will be visible,  with the North Pole,  according to the latest discoveries by G. Smith Esc
Thomas Jefferys / Gentlemans Magazine   1748
24 eclipse images for various locations.  New England shown as 'British Plantations'
Dotted lines indicating total eclipse path 'Race of the Center'  with partial eclipses shown as radiating contour lines.
Copper engraving   size:  460 x 330 mm, several folds.
Ref  KHM005            180.00 (+P&P)    Detail 1    Detail 2       Detail 3  click image for enlargement
map The World
Geograhia Antiqa  Christophi Cellarii      Christoph Cellarius 1745
This double hemisphere is the joining of two adjacent pages.
Copper engraving   size:  390 x 200 mm.
Ref  OKM002            120.00 (+P&P)    Detail 1     click image for enlargement
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A New and Accurate Chart of The Western or Atlantic Ocean ....
Thomas Bowen  - Middleton's Complete System of Geography 1778
Copper engraving   size:  290 x 230 mm, tight top margin, small hole in Canada.
Ref  KIM001            100.00 (+P&P)      click image for enlargement
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The World - Mercator Projection      Tallis 1852       size:  360 x 280 mm, centre fold
Ref  GFM108               210.00 (+P&P)
Detail 1      Detail 2        
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The World - Mappe Monde      Buffier  1729
California shown as an island
size:200 x 160 mm    2 folds

Ref  HBS099             115.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Eastern Hemisphere
Ancien Continent   Avec Plusieurs Isles, Oceans, Mers, Golfs
Mallet  1863
size:110 x 160 mm    

Ref  HMS003             85.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Eastern Hemisphere
Mallet  1685           size:  110 x 160 mm

Ref  GCM037               75.00 (+P&P)

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Ancient World        Mallet   c1709  (German edition)     size  120 x 170 mm
Engraving error -  image is reversed, text is correct.
Ref  GHM002              75.00 (+P&P)

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map Ancient World     
from De Situ Orbis by Pomponius Mela. 
Published by Philippum Bishop, Exeter,  1711        
Copper engraving   size  270 x 200 mm,  centre fold
Decorative cartouche contains the name of the sponsor/patron of this map.
Ref  PDM001            50.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Quad Hemispheres   Cundee 1809     size:  200 x 260 mm
Unusual world projections.  California shown as an island on two projections.
Ref  EFM002               48.00 (+P&P)
Second Copy -  IBM001
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Polar Regions      Sidney Hall   c1854           size  400 x 270 mm
Ref  EKM147               34.00 (+P&P)   
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The World - Double Hemispheres     Findlay / Tegg      1845          size  460 x 300  mm
Ref  ELM064               28.00 (+P&P)
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The World      Samuel Arrowsmith   1836      size:  420 x 240 mm
Ref  FHM096               18.00 (+P&P)
Modern joining of two single pages to produce double hemisphere.
Tight right & left margins, small repair at right margin
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The World - Double Hemispheres      Tegg      1814          size  310 x 190 mm
A few creases and a small hole in Africa
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The World - Double Hemispheres      Tyrer / Souter  1838         
Clark's New School Atlas      size  390 x 200 mm, 3 folds
A few light pencil marks
Ref JLM019               30.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Mercator Projection     Lodge / Arrowsmith  1807          size  420 x 260 mm
Ref  FIM062               22.00 (+P&P)

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Weltkarte      Steiler / Perthes    1895
size:   300 x 240 mm, centre fold.
shows German possessions and ocean currents
Ref  HHM067         22.00 (+P&P)
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The World - Twin Hemispheres         Robert Sullivan  1861
With comparative Mountains and Rivers for each hemisphere.  Dated Title page attached
size:    200 x 150 mm,  centre fold, slight discolouration at far side margins.

Ref  GBM331            24.00 (+P&P)
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The World - in two maps

Thos. Bowen -  Gentleman's Magazine  1774
Africa -  The Track of M.de Bourgainville's expedition.
Americas - The Track of Captain Cooke, Capt. Wallis, Capt. Carteret,
Capt Mouat, Francis Drake and M. de Bourgainville.

Each map  220 x 260mm - ideally framed side by side.

Ref  PJM004 (both maps as a pair)            60.00 (+P&P)  
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The Ancient World      Samuel Arrowsmith   1836      size:  420 x 240 mm
Ref  FHM095               18.00 (+P&P)

Tight left margin, small repairs at right and left margins.
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map The World         John Dower / James Cornwell     c1850
Ref  GFM056                20.00 (+P&P)   
size:  150 x 95 mm,  slightly soiled surface.

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Ancient World      Sidney Hall  1829     size:  250 x190 mm
Ref  FIM001            16.00 (+P&P)
Slight printing transfer from folded page.
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World Projections        Findlay / Tegg      1845          size  300 x 460 mm
Ref  ELM093               16.00 (+P&P)
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map A Map of the New Continent according to its greatest diametrical length from the River Plata to beyond the Lake of the Assiniboils
and
Old Map of the Continent according to the greatest diametrical Length from the point of East Tartary to the Cape of Good Hope.
John Gibson, Gentleman's Magazine 1758
Unusual projections of the continents of the East and Western Hemispheres.
Two maps, sold as the world, intended for display as a pair.
Copper engraving
        size: (each map)  190 x 220 mm        Detail 1   Detail 2
Ref  PFM001 (2 maps)     70.00 (+P&P)
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The New Continent  'Carte du Nouveau Continent'
Robert de Vaugondy  1749
An unusual projection of the continent of the Western Hemisphere
Copper engraving
        size  190 x 230 mm
Ref  HLM027               35.00 (+P&P)
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The Old Continent  'Carte de L'Ancien Continent'
Robert de Vaugondy  1749
An unusual projection of the continents of the Eastern Hemisphere
Copper engraving
        size  190 x 230 mm
Ref  HLM028               35.00 (+P&P)
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Vetus Orbis Climata Ex Strabone
Richard Seale      Raw/Rivington  1796
Copper engraving        size:   330 x 220 mm, centre fold
Ref  JKM074          35.00 (+P&P)
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map Orbis Veteribus Notus  drawn and engraved from
Danville's Map of the Ancient World for John Harrison  1788
Drawn by Haywood, Engraved by Allen          Detail
Copper engraving        size:   500 x 390 mm, centre fold, minor repair to top-right corner, tight side margins.
Ref  PGM023          38.00 (+P&P)    
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The World Known to the Ancients and The System of Ptolemy
Neele / Jackson   c1840    
size: 200 x 250 mm
Ref  FGM023            18.00 (+P&P)    
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'System Geographique d'Eratosthene'       V. Levasseur     c1835
size:   130 x 100 mm
Ref  HAM040          18.00 (+P&P)
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Ancient World       V. Levasseur     c1835
size:   130 x 100 mm
Ref  HAM039          18.00 (+P&P)
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Ancient World       V. Levasseur     c1835
size:   130 x 100 mm
Ref  HAM041          14.00 (+P&P)
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A Map of the Migrations and Settlements of the Celtes or Gomerians and Sythians.
The Former in Europe and the Latter in Asia
anon   1779        size:   380 x 210 mm, several folds, several small repairs
Ref  JGM031           35.00 (+P&P)
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Hyetographic Map showing the distribution of Rain over the Globe
Petermann  / Dower   c1850     size: 300 x 220 mm
Ref  JGM030         30.00 (+P&P)
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Ethnographical Map showing the distribution of the Human Race in the middle of the 19th Century
Petermann  / Dower   c1850     size: 300 x 220 mm
Ref  JGM029         30.00 (+P&P)     Detail        Detail
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map The World  -  Variations in Magnetism between 1790 - 1830.
'Darstellung der Isodynamischen Linien ......'     
Duperrey  c1830        
size:  250 x 190 mm, centre fold
Ref  JGM032            30.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World showing the distribution of winds and their influence on Navigation
Dower / Or     1853        
size:  290 x 220 mm
Ref  JKM012            30.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Mercator Projection
Fayard / Bequet     1877        
size:  280 x 180 mm
Centred on the Pacific.
Ref  JKM039            18.00 (+P&P)
Ref  KGM051           18.00 (+P&P) 
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Chart of the World       (centred about the West Pacific)
W. Archibald    c1815
 size:   390 x 260 mm, several folds
Ref  KBM003         35.00 (+P&P)
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map The World - on Mercator's Projection
Rapkin     c1860        
size:  370 x 280 mm, several folds
Centred on the Pacific.
Ref  KBM013           25.00 (+P&P)   
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Atlantischer Ocean     Atlantic trade routes and voyages
Perthes    1861    size: 240 x 210 mm
Ref  JKM014       22.00 (+P&P)
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Physikalische Karte Vom Indischen Meere
Physical map of the Indean Ocean
Meyer   1853       size: 270 x 220 mm
Ref  JKM013         22.00 (+P&P)
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map The World on Mercator's Projection
From the New Large Scale Atlas of the British Isles by G.W. Bacon  1892
size:  460 x 330 mm,  centre fold
Ref  LHM107     16.00 (+P&P)      Detail
 
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map The World - various projections illustrating the Horizon
anon  c1750   
size:  210 x 160 mm, several folds
Ref  KGM048           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map Untitled - Asia, Europe & N. Africa 
G. Byrne     c1780
 size:  470 x 240 mm, several folds
Ref  MDM003          28.00 (+P&P)   
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Volcanic eruptions , in and around the Atlantic ocean.
'Die Vulkanischen Erscheinungen der Alten Welt in und um den Atlantischen Ocean'
Shows several assumed paths of volcanic ash
Stahlstich  1867        size: 290 x 230 mm
Ref  KGM052         25.00 (+P&P)
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map The World - Die Gebirgsketten de Erde
Mountain Ranges of the World
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of France and land sections
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM007           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World -  Die Vulkanischen Erscheinngen der Erdoberflache....
Volcanoes, their locations and limits of ejection.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
insets of Southern Italy, Indonesia and Iceland.
size:  320 x 250 mm,   a few spots of light discolouration.     
Ref  LDM012           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Die elektro-magnetischen  Stromungen des Erdkorpers
Kart der Isogen, Isoklinen und Isodynamen.
Electrogamnetic Field and the variation in recent history.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset charts of annual deviations
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM013         18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Die Stromsysteme de Erde
Rainfall, Rivers and Waterfalls
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of comparative rivers and waterfalls
size:  320 x 250 mm,    mark / smudge at lower margin       
Ref  LDM017           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Ethnographishe Karte der Erde
Ethnic Diversity.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of Europe and Western Asia.
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM034           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Verbreitung und Vertheilung der Vorzuglichsten Vogel und Reptilien auf der Erde
Distribution of birds and reptiles
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of comparison charts
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM033          18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Geographische Verbreitung der Vorzuglicheren Saugethiere auf der Erde
Distribution of Mammals
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of Northern Hemisphere
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM032          18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Karte der Isobaren und Oscillationen des Luftdrucks
Changes in Air Pressure
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of corals and atolls
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM020          18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Karte der Jahres - Isothermen, Isotheren, und Isochimenen
Temperature variations
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of Atlantic Ocean temperatures
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM019           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Die Ozeanischen Entdeckungen und die um die Kunde des Erdballs verdienten Forscher und Reisenden
Discoveries with dates, discoverer and direction of discoverer's travel.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of chronology table of discoveries, starting AD1519
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM039         18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Erdkarte zur Ubersicht der Luft und Meeres-Stromungen, .....
Air and Sea Currents
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of Meridian Tables
size:  320 x 250 mm, stain at centre of lower margin       
Ref  LDM016           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Die Erth
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
insets of sphere diagrams
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM004           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Geologische Erdkarte
Geology.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of mountains and their geology
size:  320 x 250 mm        Detail
Ref  LDM009           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Erdkarte zur Ubersight der Isorachien oder Linien gleicher Fluthzeit
Lines of equal high tides.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of British Isles and the English Channel
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM015           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Der Erdkorper in seiner Gestaltung.
The Earth's Body - various views andprojections.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of diagram of water, land and continental proportions.
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM005           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World - Karte der Isothermen, Isoklinen, Isogonen und Isodynamen mit den Magnetischen Meridianen.
Variations in Temperature and Magnetism from the Poles.
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of Compass
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM014           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The World -   Die bedeutendsten Hohen Deutschlands und der Schweitz
Predominiantly German geological features
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM024         18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The Ancient World -   Die Erde o weit solche den Alten bekannt
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM038           18.00 (+P&P)   
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map The Ancient World - Erdansichten der Alten
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM035         18.00 (+P&P)   
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map Construction of Maps.
Global Projection of a map of Asia
anon   1823
Ref  KGM044               14.00 (+P&P)   
size:  120 x 200 mm

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map Construction of Maps.
Global Projection
anon   1823
Ref  KGM045               14.00 (+P&P)   
size:  120 x 200 mm

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map Linear Geography
Land masses & Countries shown proportionally sized, with statistics of the time.
Phillips / Hemsley  1802
Ref  NHM009              20.00 (+P&P)   
size:  300 x 180 mm
,  3 folds, a few faint spots.
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map Globular Method of Constructing Maps as practiced by Mr Arrowsmith
Phillips / Goldsmith  1803
Ref  NHM010              15.00 (+P&P)   
size:  210 x 230 mm
,  several folds, top right corner missing.
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map Ioh Davidis Koeleri  compendium  Geograhiae Antiquae et Media
anon   c1750
Ref  MKM028              16.00 (+P&P)   
size:  110 x 175 mm

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Astronomy - charts and prints

    of Globes, Spheres and Equipment

see separate Print page

 Click thumbnail image for re-direction to the Astronomy Print page

Solar, Lunar, Astronomy, Astrology charts

 Listed below, but some may appear on the Astronomy Print page.

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Division du Globe Terrestre par les Ombres              
anon  1743        size:  140 x 150 mm

Ref  JKM042               22.00 (+P&P)
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Planishere Urano - Geographique             
anon  1743        size:  140 x 150 mm,   small repair

Ref  JKM041               20.00 (+P&P)
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Solar Chart   Thomas Bowen, London Magazine   1772      size  250 x 190 mm
Ref  FGM044               20.00 (+P&P)
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map A Plan of the Comet

  London Magazine  1759
Copper engraving.     size:  125 x 195 mm
Tight left margin
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map Die Sternen-Welt   The Star World - Celestial Chart
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
inset of spherical representations of Outer Space.
size:  320 x 250 mm        Detail
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map Solar System  -   Planetensystem der Sonne
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
size:  320 x 250 mm       
Ref  LDM002           20.00 (+P&P)   
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map The Moon
Winkelmann / Krais & Hoffman for Humboldt's Kosmos   1861
size:  320 x 250 mm       
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The Solar System                 Walker  1800        size:  250 x 210 mm

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Solar System        V. Levasseur     c1835
size:   130 x 100 mm
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Planisphere       V. Levasseur     c1835
size:   130 x 200 mm
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Celestial / Zodiac chart        Brisson  c1790       size:  260 x 180 mm

Ref  GBP078              28.00 (+P&P)
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Celestial / Zodiac chart        Brisson  c1790       size: 160 x 220 mm

Ref  GBP079              24.00 (+P&P)
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The Moon       Brisson  c1790       size:  260 x 180 mm

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Solar alignment chart        Brisson  c1790       size:  160 x 210 mm

Ref  GBP081              28.00 (+P&P)
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map The World rotaion and seasons        Turner   1810
Ref  GLM036                10.00 (+P&P)   
size:  120 x 80 mm

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Celestial Sphere      anon    c1811  (as watermark)      size: 120 x 160 mm
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Globe    Segment shapes and profiles
Mutlow / Kearsley  1810   

size: 140 x 230 mm      

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map New Globes         Cary 1828
Adverisement for Globes
'New Globes, Celestial and Terrestrial are
made by G and J Cary,  86 St James's St, London'

Ref  ILM017                20.00 (+P&P)   
size:  110 x 170 mm

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for more Globes and Spheres see Astronomy page  (link above)

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