Map of Central London

Cartographer: Stanford, Edward
Item Number Condition Year Size Price
2023 G+

some slight wear to folds

1936 27 X 37 $350

A typical folding tourist map ideal for framing. Contains a highly detailed view of Central London between the wars.

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Scotland

Cartographer: Adlard, Alfred
Item Number Condition Year Size Price
2352 G+

Good impression and margins. Minor repair of centerfold.

1850 12.25 X 9.75 $200

Highly detailed map of Scotland surrounded by four vignettes of Scots life. These include dancers doing the Highland Fling, Edinburgh Castle, a view of Perth from Kinnoul Hill and Deer Stalking. The map bears a strong resemblance to maps of John Tallis of the same era. This one is from Adlard’s “Vignette Modern School Atlas of the World”.

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Ireland

Cartographer: Adlard, Alfred
Item Number Condition Year Size Price
2347 G+

Centerfold as issued with minor repairs. Good margins and dark impression.

1850 12.25 X 9.75 $200

Published by Alfred Adlard in his “Vigette Modern School Atlas of the World”, this map bears a striking resemblance to maps by John Tallis of the same era. It shows a detailed map of Ireland surrounded by three vignettes of Irish life including Four Courts in Dublin, Donnybrook and an Irish ejectment.

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Scotland

Cartographer: Tallis, John
Item Number Condition Year Size Price
1392 VG+

clean and bright

1850 14 X 10 $200

Classic Tallis detailed map surrounded by six vignettes depicting scenes from the time. All surrounded by an elegant border.

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Regnorum Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae Mappa Geographica…

Cartographer: Homann Heirs
Item Number Condition Year Size Price
1728 VG

minor creases in title area at the top

1749 20 X 23 $350

This handsome map of the British Isles in the distinctive style of Homann contains highly detailed depictions of Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales, and the island groups of Orkney and the Outer Hebrides. In addition, the map frames Britain with the adjacent parts of Holland and Belgium with five distance scales below. The upper right inset chart details the Shetland Islands. The key at lower left includes symbols for cities, towns, villages, universities, forts and redoubts. The large, ornate title cartouche is decorated with a sea monster, shells, a coat of arms and armaments. Last but not least, the map is titled in English along the top of the map.

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