QUICK LIST OF MAPS in chronological order


(Apologies — work in progress — more items being added)


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WORLD and PACIFIC as a WHOLE

1484

T-O map in book

Rolewinck (book)

$ 28,000

 

1491 (1555)

Medieval mappamundi

Mer des Hystoires

$ 27,000

 

1493

from the Nuremberg Chroncle

Schedel

$ 19,000

 

1528 (/+)

Oval world map

Bordone

 

 

1531

Double cordiform

Oronce Fine

$ 45,000

 

1544

Cordiform world

Gemma Frisius

$ 4500

 

1561 (1599)

Ptolemaic world: Ptolemaei Cognita

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 400

 

1561 (1599)

Double-Hemisphere world: Orbis Descriptio

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 650

 

1561 (1574)

World Sea-Chart: Carta Marina Nuova Tavola

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 1100

 

1587 (1595)

Double hemisphere

Mercator

$ 7800

 

1589 (Pacific)

Pacific + America

Ortelius

$ 8400

 

1639

Rare Spanish printing

Camoes

$ 6200

 

1730 (1492)

The Behaim globe

Doppelmayer /Behaim

$ 1400

 



NORTH & SOUTH AMERICA as a WHOLE

1513

Eastern Coasta & Atlantic

Waldseemüller

$ 85,000

 

1522 (1535)

Eastern Coasta & Atlantic

Waldseemüller / Fries

$ 14,000

 

1522

Eastern Coasta & Atlantic

Waldseemüller / Fries

$ 22,000

 

1587

North & South America

Ortelius

$ 8800

 

1595 (1606+)

North & South America

Mercator

$ 7200

 

1596

North & South America, with explorer portraits

Benzoni / de Bry

$ 11,000

 




AMERICA — PARTS (including Caribbean islands)

1538

Northwest (on a map of Asia)

Solinus

 

 

1548

southern North America & Mexico

Gastaldi

 

 

1556 (1565)

Hispaniola

Ramusio /Gastaldi

 

 

1556

Northeast

Gastaldi / Ramusio

 

 

1572 (1713)

Spagnola

Porcacchi /Lasor

 

 

1572 (1713)

Cuba

Porcacchi /Lasor

 

 

1576

Puerto Rico

Porcacchi

 

 

1590

Virginia, Carolina

White / de Bry

$ 22,000

 

1591

Florida, Southeast

Le Moyne / de Bry

 

 

1596

South America

Linschoten

$ 6200

 

1598 (1697)

Northwest Coast (with Japan and Tartary)

Ortelius (miniature)

$ 50

 

1606

Carolinas, Florida

Hondius

$ 4200

 

1607 (1635)

Mexico

Mercator /Sparke

$ 150

 

1607

Mexico

Mercator

$ 150

 

1616

Cuba & Jamaica

Bertius

$ 350

 

1616

Central America & Yucatan

Bertius

$ 135

 

1636 (1647)

North America

Jansson (Hondius)

$ 5600

 

1640

Southeast

Jansson

$ 1200

 

1640

Caribbean, Florida

Blaeu

$ 900

 

1660

California as an Island, etc

Doncker

 

 

1666

Northeast

Goos

 

 

1672

Caribbean & Southeast

Doncker

$ 4500

 

1713

Northeast

Vander Aa

$ 1500

 

1726 -1728

Northeast South America: Strom Maragnon Autore R. P. Samuele Fritz, é Soc. Iesu. Prov. Bohem. 1707. Delineatus.

 

$ 275

 

1726 -1728

Interior South America, Bolivia: Mission Bey den Moschen durch die Jesuiter von Peru gestifft.

 

$ 110

 

1561 (1599)

Cuba: Isola Cuba Nova

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 550

 

1561 (1599)

Hispaniola: Isola Spagnola Nova

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 320

 

1561 (1599)

South America: Tierra Nova

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 650

 

1561 (1574)

Southern North America, Mexico: Nuova Hispania Tavola

Ruscelli

$ 1400

 

 

 

 

 

 




ASIA, MIDDLE EAST, and AFRICA

1491 (1555)

Palestine

Mer des Hystoire

$ 8500

 

1493

Constantinople

Schedel

$ 1900

 

1493

The Adoration of the Golden Calf by the Israelites

Schedel

$ 450

 

1522 (1535)

Northwest Africa: Tabula I Apricae

Fries

$ 275

 

1522 (1525)

Turkey: Tabula I Asie

Fries

$ 500

 

1522 (1525)

Pakistan, Western India: Tabula IX Asiae

Fries

$ 275

 

1522 (1525

Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan: Tabula III Asiae

Fries

$ 450

 

1522 (1525)

Central Asia: Tabula VIII Asiae

Fries

$ 275

 

1522 (1525)

China & Japan

Fries

$ 6500

 

1522 (1525)

China and Japan: Ta-Superioris Indiae et Tartariae Majoris

Fries

$ 6500

 

1522 /+

SE Asia

Fries

$ 3200

 

1528 (1st)

Japan

Bordone

$ 5200

 

1538

Asia Continent

Solinus

$ 4200

 

1548

SE Asia

Gastaldi

$ 2800

 

1556 (1565)

Sumatra

Ramusio /Gastaldi

$ 1200

 

1561 (1599)

The Levant and Cyprus: Soria et Terra Sancta Nuova Tavola

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 400

 

1561 (1599)

Ptolemaic North Africa: Tabula Africae III

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 250

 

1561 (1599)

Ptolemaic Africa: Tabula Africae IIII

Ruscelli /Rosaccio

$ 275

 

1561 (1574)

Southeast Asia: India Tercera Nuova Tavola

Ruscelli

$ 750

 

1598

Japan

Langenes

$ 385

 

1598 (1697)

Japan and Tartary

Ortelius (miniature)

$ 55

 

1598 (1697)

Turkey and Cyprus

Ortelius (miniature)

$ 40

 

1598

Ascension Island

de Bry / Linschoten

$ 150

 

1607 (1635)

Africa (central)

Mercator /Sparke

$ 85

 

1726 -1728

Carnate (India): Iter R. Patris Mauduit Galli e S.I. ab Ora Coromandeli per Regnum Carnate a 3. Sept. 1701.

Stocklein

$ 45

 

1726 -1728

Southern India: Sud-Theil von Indien Herwerts des Ganges Autore R.P. Ioan Venantio Buichet e. Soc. Iesu.

Stocklein

$ 125

 

1726 -1728

Red Sea, Egypt: A. Insula S. Claudii in qua arx Imperatoris Aethiopiae . Iter Cl. Viri Caroli Iacobi Poncet, Medici Galli per Aegyptum, Nubiam, Abyssinum et Arabiam.

Stocklein

$ 150

 

1726 -1728

Nagasaki: Nangasaki so die Sineser Tschangki nennen.

Stocklein

$ 85

 

1726 -1728

Vietnam: Ioannes Baptista Messari, martyrdom in Vietnam.

Stocklein

$ 125

 




PACIFIC — PARTS

1616

New Guinea

Berlius

$ 350

 

1685c

New Zealand

Mallet

$ 150

 

1726 -1728

Micronesia, Philippines: Insulae Palaos.

Stocklein

$ 350

 

1840

The Pali, Oahu

La Bonite

$ 850

 




EUROPE

1493

Germany (imaginary)

Schedel

 

 

1493

Italy (imaginary)

Schedel

 

 

1522 (1525)

Germany: Tabula IIII Europae

Fries

$ 350

 

1550 c

Crete

Munster

 

 

1561

Italy: Tavola Nuova d'Italia

Ruscelli

$ 550

 

1726 -1728

Eastern Mediterranean & Near East: Charta cosmographicus ad Itinerariam Francisci Caspari Schillienger.

Stocklein

$ 85