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Image for 1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

1860 Colton's Map: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, & Delaware. / Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, & Connecticut.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: J.H. Colton and Company: 1860

Seller ID: 2172992


Unfolded. Minimal loss from bottom margin, a few faint spots. 1860 Single Sheet. Two maps on opposite sides of a single sheet. 10 3/8 x 12 5/8. The Colton family was very successful in the business of map publishing, beginning with J.H. Colton and continuing with his sons George W. and Charles B. Colton. View more info

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Wonder Atlas of the World

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Literary Press: 1930

Seller ID: 2207447


No publisher date (circa 1930s), wrappers heavily rubbed with light creases, ink name. 24 pp. An atlas for the air-age. Contains 24 pages of maps in colour. Full index giving population of all important towns in the world, Air Distance Chart and a list of Countries of the World. Photographic Supplement of Commonwealth Capitals.CONTENTS: Africa - East Africa, Egypt, North Africa, Cen. Africa Federation, Union of S. Africa; Americas - Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Caribbean, ... View more info

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The Atlas of Atlases: The Map Maker's Vision of the World

By: Allen, Phillip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1992

Seller ID: 2200446


Small bump to rear board.Half inch tear to jacket rear. 1992 Large Hardcover. 160 pp. A distinguished collection of some of the most stunning and important maps from five centuries of atlases. From the anonymous early atlases of the 15th-century to works by all the great cartographers, this volume spans the finest altases in existence through 1900, showing global history in the making. 300 full-color illustrations.Keywords: ATLAS GEOGRAPHY REFERENCE HISTORY MAP MAPS View more info

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Belgium and Holland: Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K. [Karl]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Karl Baedeker: 1891

Seller ID: 2202711


Marbled page ridges. Front and rear hinges starting, ink name to front endpaper. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. lxii, 401 pp. With 13 maps and 20 plans. CONTENTS: Introduction: A) Belgium, B) Holland; Belgium; Luxembourg; Holland; Maps; Plans of Towns; Abbreviations.Keywords: BAEDEKER BELGIUM HOLLAND HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS TRAVEL EUROPE ADVENTURE HISTORY View more info

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Switzerland and the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and the Tyrol: Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, K. [Karl]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Karl Baedeker: 1891

Seller ID: 2202712


Marbled page ridges. Front and rear hinges starting, ink name to front endpaper. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxviii, 498 pp. With 39 maps, 11 plans, and 21 panoramas. CONTENTS: I. Northern Switzerland; II. Lake of Lucerne and Environs. The St. Gotthard.; III. The Bernese Oberland; IV. Western Switzerland. Lake of Geneva. Lower Valley of the Rhone.; V. Savoy, the Valais, and the adjacent Italian Alps; VI. S.E. Switzerland. The Grisons.; ... View more info

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Atlas of Wayne Co. [County] New York. From Actual Surveys and Official Records

By: Beers, D.G.; Upton, W.; Doty, J.H.; Lanagan, J.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: D.G. Beers & Co. / J.H. Toudy & Co.: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205717


First edition. Rebound with new end sheets. Board edges faded, first two maps torn on margin along binding, ink name stamp and embossed stamp on front flyleaf. 1874 Large Hardcover. Dozens of maps of towns and villages in Wayne County, New York, with a map of the whole country and the state and surrounding area. Engraved by Worley & Bracher. View more info

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Atlas of Livingston Co. [County] New York. From Actual Surveys by and under the Direction of F.W. Beers

By: Beers, F.W.; Neuman, Louis E.; Hart, Chas

Price: $500.00

Publisher: F.W. Beers & Co., New York / Gates-Chili News, Incorporated, Rochester: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2177979


First edition. All maps included. Boards a bit warped, two-panel New York State map stained and repaired along edges, a few maps lightly foxed or smudged with small tears along edges, ink name on front endpaper. 1872 Large Hardcover. Dozens of maps of towns and villages in Livingston County, New York, with a map of the whole state, a table of distances and explanations, and a map of the whole of Livingston County. Engraved by Louis E. Neuman, lithography by Chas Hart. View more info

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Atlas of Worcester County, Massachusetts, from Actual Surveys by and Under the Direction of F.W. Beers

By: Beers, F.W.; Sanford, Leo. P.; et al

Price: $200.00

Publisher: F.W. Beers: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262492


First edition. All 99 maps present, including the two fold-outs of Fitchburg, which are complete, as well as an engraved plate showing views of four important buildings. In need of restoration - front board loose, portions of leather spine missing, edges rubbed and exposed, boards lightly soiled, endpapers lightly stained. 1870 Large Hardcover. Detailed hand-colored maps of various municipalities in Worcester County, Massachusetts, showing division and ownership of prope... View more info

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Atlas of Monroe Co. [County] New York. From Actual Surveys by and under the Direction of F.W. Beers

By: Beers, F.W.; Wehle, Martin

Price: $295.00

Publisher: F.W. Beers & Co., New York / Gates-Chili News, Incorporated, Rochester: 1971

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1760085


1971 limited edition reissue of the rare 1872 original. No. 294 of 300 copies. A few light scuffs on boards, ink stamp on front endpaper. An exceptional copy. Includes dozens of Monroe County maps. View more info

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Yankee Stargazer: The Life of Nathaniel Bowditch

By: Berry, Robert Elton

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Whittlesey House / McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.: 1941

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 1930671


3rd printing. Fore-edge of boards lightly bumped near base, ink 'welfare & recreation' stamp on top page ridge. 1941 Hard Cover. xi, 234 pp. 8vo. Original blue cloth, gilt titles. Reproduction of one of Bowditch's maps decorates endpapers. Includes several portrait plates in text. A biography of the mathematician whose influential work The New American Practical Navigator is still considered authoritative (it is carried on every commissioned U.S. Navy vessel). Bibliograp... View more info

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The Story of Maps, with 86 Illustrations

By: Brown, Lloyd A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc.: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2195779


Spine creased, creases on cover, cover edges lightly rubbed. 1979 Trade Paperback. xix, 397 pp. 1979 reissue of 1949 original. The first authoritative history of maps and the men who made them. The historical coverage of this volume is immense: from the first two centuries A. D. through the end of the 19th century.Keywords: MAPS MAP MAKING CARTOGRAPHY View more info

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Battle Maps and Charts of the American Revolution, with Explanatory Notes and School History References

By: Carrington, Henry B.; Billias, George Athan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arno Press: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2132945


Very good in fair jacket. Stain and several tears along top jacket edges, ink gift note on front endpaper. Fair. 1974 Large Hardcover. 88 pp. Revised edition with new introduction by George Athan Billias. 'Carrington's maps trace for us the course of the war in classical geographical-chronological fashion.' View more info

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Cornell's Primary Geography, Forming Part First of a Systematic Series of School Geographies.

By: Cornell, S.S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1875

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2203169


Loss from spine head and corner of rear board, boards rubbed and soiled, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1875 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 99, [1] pp. Includes black and white engraved illustrations throughout, as well as a number of maps hand-outlined in color. View more info

Image for Cornell's Companion Atlas to Cornell's High School Geography: Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Designed for the Student to Memorize, together with Numerous Maps for Reference, Etc.

Cornell's Companion Atlas to Cornell's High School Geography: Comprising a Complete Set of Maps, Designed for the Student to Memorize, together with Numerous Maps for Reference, Etc.

By: Cornell, S.S.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company: 1864

Seller ID: 2262494


1864 printing. Boards toned and lightly rubbed, ink named and town on front endpaper (dated Jan 1st 1865), small newspaper clipping mounted on opposite endpaper, endpapers lightly foxed, cube sketched in pencil on rear endpaper. We have more books available by this author!. [36], 8 pp. A collection of hand-colored maps, some of which are different from modern maps in interesting ways: e.g., a map of Canada labeling portions as Hudson Bay Company's Territory; a United Sta... View more info

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The Discovery of North America

By: Cumming, W.P.; Skelton, R.A.; Quinn, D.B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Heritage Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2079922


First American edition. 1972 Large Hardcover. 304 pp. A detailed account of nearly 1000 years of North American history, from its earliest discovery by Europeans through the settlement of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Includes contemporary accounts from explorers, as well as over 350 illustrations reproduced from original sources, most notably numerous maps (some in color). View more info

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Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War (Echoes of Glory)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1998

Seller ID: 2170980


Sticker remnant on rear wrapper. 1998 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. Covers the Civil War on the Eastern Front, the Western Theater, the Coastal War, and the Far West. The volume is filled with black and white photos, color illustrations and maps. View more info

Image for Illustrated History of the Civil War, in Three Volumes: Arms and Equipment of The Confederacy; Arms and Equipment of The Union; Illustrated Atlas of The Civil War (Echoes of Glory)

Illustrated History of the Civil War, in Three Volumes: Arms and Equipment of The Confederacy; Arms and Equipment of The Union; Illustrated Atlas of The Civil War (Echoes of Glory)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2266645


First printings of each volume. Includes publisher's slipcase. Minimal wear to corners. 1998 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. Three paperback volumes in publisher's slipcase. Includes: Arms and Equipment of The Confederacy; Arms and Equipment of The Union; Illustrated Atlas of The Civil War - all part of Time-Life's Echoes of Glory series. Numerous color photographs of equipment, reproductions of historical illustrations and photographs, map... View more info

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The West Point Atlas of American Wars, in Two Volumes: Volume I. 1689-1900; Volume II. 1900-1918

By: Esposito, Vincent J.; Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Galvin, John R.; Coffman, Edward M.; Doughty, Robert A.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2105732


First revised edition, following the original 1959 publication of the work. Large taped tear down front panel of vol. 1 jacket, with minimal loss from ends of tears, 1 inch tear on rear jacket panel.Good. 1995 Large Hardcover. Complete in two volumes. xiv, [320] (158 maps opposite explanatory text followed by bibliography); xv, [144] (71 maps of WWI opposite explanatory text, followed by bibliography). Hundreds of pages of strategic & historical color battle maps with ex... View more info

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A Book of Old Maps: Delineating American History from the Earliest Days Down to the Close of the Revolutionary War

By: Fite, Emerson D.; Freeman, Archibald

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2079936


First edition. Faint spot on top corner of front board, name & date in charcoal pencil on front flyleaf. 1926 Large Hardcover. xv, 299 pp. Color frontispiece of Battista Agnese's world map, circa 1538, 74 reproductions of maps throughout, dating from 1478-1825, with detailed descriptions of each, including bibliographic references. Index follows text. View more info

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The Atlas of Middle-Earth

By: Fonstad, Karen Wynn

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1981

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2264159


First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed with a few tiny tears along edges, jacket reverse lightly foxed. 1981 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, [2], 208 pp. Maps illustrate the battles, journeys, cities, and territories described in Tolkien's fantasy series, as well as that mythical land's history, climate, population, and languages. View more info

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Crucial Maps in the Early Cartography and Place-Nomenclature of the Atlantic Coast of Canada (The Royal Society of Canada Special Publications Series Volume 7)

By: Ganong, W.F. [William Francis]; Layng, Theodore E. (Introduction, Commentary & Map Notes); Morley, W.F.E. (Index)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press in cooperation with The Royal Society of Canada: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2194843


First edition.Jacket price clipped, tiny chip from rear jacket corner. 1964 Hard Cover. xvii, 511 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4. An extensive survey of Canadian cartography, with reproductions of numerous maps from a wide range of time periods. Index compiled by W.F.E. Morley, list of historical monographs and papers by the author. Includes maps in rear pocket. CONTENTS: Foreword; Introduction; 1. John Cabot - The La Cosa Map and the Cape Breton Landfall; II. Joao Alvares Fagundes -... View more info

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West Point Atlas for the American Civil War (West Point Military History Series)

By: Griess, Thomas E.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Avery: 1986

Seller ID: 2206932


Spiral binding split in middle, page corners lightly bumped. 1986 Spiral-Bound Softcover. This campaign-by-campaign account of the Civil War examines the economic, social, political, and military aspects of this turbulent period. Excellent...the strength of the books is in the operational military history, and they present well-argued evaluations of the wars' commanders and campaigns. (Library Journal ) View more info

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Military Sketching and Map Reading for Non-Commissioned Officers (Illustrated) - Fourth Edition

By: Grieves, Loren C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States Infantry Association: 1916

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1715806


Fourth edition. Ruled guide for distances laid in which includes troop speeds of common units. Hinges weak, light stain on top spine edge. 1916 Large Hardcover. 70 pp. A practical reference for establishing location, estimating troop movements, and navigating terrain. Used by soldiers during World War I. View more info

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James Joyce's Dublin: A Topographical Guide to the Dublin of Ulysses, with 121 Illustrations

By: Gunn, Ian; Hart, Clive; Beck, Harald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2197233


First thus. Top corner bumped. 2004 Large Hardcover. 160 pp. A completely redesigned version of a work originally published in 1975 as A Topographical Guide to James Joyce's Ulysses. Includes a bibliography, a list of addresses with commentaries on Joyce's use of place names and of information from Thom's, an appendices of location maps and Dublin tramways. View more info

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Guyot's New Intermediate Geography (Massachusetts Edition)

By: Guyot, Arnold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scribner, Armstrong & Company: 1875

Seller ID: 2262616


Edges rubbed, a few small spots on boards. 1875 Large Hardcover. 115 pp. Includes colored maps and black-and-white illustrations. CONTENTS: The Earth; North America; South America; General Review; Europe; Asia; Africa; Australia and Oceania; Review of the Eastern Hemisphere; General Review for Examination; Statistical Tables; Vocabulary. View more info

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Campaigns of the American Revolution: An Atlas of Manuscript Maps

By: Marshall, Douglas W.; Peckham, Howard H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor / Hammond Incorporated: 1976

Seller ID: 2130181


Very Good. 1976 Large Hardcover. v, [1], 138 pp. Reproductions of original manuscript maps 'drawn by battlefield participants and cartographers during the course of the American Revolution... This book relates the use of maps to the campaigns themselves and explains how reconnaissance influenced the course of the war in America.' View more info

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Doubleday, Page & Co's Geographical Manual and New Atlas [World War I Maps]

By: Mawson, C.O. Sylvester

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1917

Seller ID: 2262497


Corners lightly rubbed. 1917 Large Hardcover. xxxi, 392 pp. A detailed atlas, with an interesting note printed by the publisher on the title page: Maps of To-day, and To-morrow; New Maps will replace Old after the Great War. Mawson mentions the Kingdom of Hejaz, formerly part of Arabia, as an example of these changes in his preface, noting that this new country is shown within this atlas, despite only being formed a few months ago (today it has been subsumed into Saudi A... View more info

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An Easy Introduction to the Study of Geography: Designed for the Instruction of Children in Schools and Families (Mitchell's Primary Geography.)

By: Mitchell, S. Augustus

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cowperthwaite, Desilver, & Butler: 1845

Seller ID: 2203182


Boards rubbed and lightly stained, minor loss along front joint, ink and pencil notes on endpapers. 1845 Hard Cover. iv, 178 pp. Includes 14 hand-colored maps and engraved illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for A New System of Modern Geography, or a View of the Present State of the World, with an Appendix, Containing Statistical Tables of the Population, Commerce, Revenue, Expenditure, Debt, and Various Institutions of the United States; and General Views of Europe and the World, Accompanied with an Atlas.

A New System of Modern Geography, or a View of the Present State of the World, with an Appendix, Containing Statistical Tables of the Population, Commerce, Revenue, Expenditure, Debt, and Various Institutions of the United States; and General Views of Europe and the World, Accompanied with an Atlas.

By: Morse, Sidney E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: George Clarke / Howe & Spalding / Jonathan Howe: 1822

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265824


First edition. Boards rubbed with minor loss from spine head, foxed throughout, 1 inch chip from rear free endpaper. 1822 Full-Leather. vi, 676 pp. 8vo. A comprehensive geography of the world, published in 1822, with in-depth descriptions of the physical features of each region. Sabin 50970. View more info

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Atlas of Ontario Co. [County] New York. From Actual Surveys and Official Records

By: Nichols, Beach

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Pomeroy, Whitman and Co.: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205718


First edition. Rebound with new end sheets, original front board cloth mounted on front endpaper. Front board scuffed, title/copyright page missing, otherwise complete. 1874 Large Hardcover. Dozens of maps of towns and villages in Ontario County, New York, with a map of the whole state and surrounding area. Engraved by Worley & Bracher. View more info