Cartography

  • # 30159

    MURILLO VELARDE, Pedro (1696-1753)

    Historia de la Provincia de Philipinas de la Compañia de Jesvs. Segvnda parte, qve comprehende los progresos de esta provincia desde el año de 1616 hasta el de 1716.

    En Manila : en la Imprenta de la Compañia de Iesus, por D. Nicolas de la Cruz Bagay, 1749. First edition. Folio, contemporary limp vellum with ties, spine with manuscript title in red and black ink; printed on rice paper; frontispiece full-page engraved plate with depictions of the Virgen de la Rosa and the Virgen de la Paz y Buen …

  • # 27284

    [GUGK] ABDULLAEV, I. K., et al

    Атлас Азербайджанской Советской Социалистической Республики. / Atlas Azerbaĭdzhanskoĭ Sovetskoĭ Sot︠s︡ialisticheskoĭ Respubliki.

    Baku : GUGK (Glav. upravlenie geodezii i kartografii, 1963. Folio (330 x 225 mm), publisher’s green cloth over boards (a few scuff marks) with embossed GUGK crest and gold lettering to upper board, pp x, 213; chiefly colour maps with differing scales (some folded), colour diagrams; errata slip inserted; text in Russian; contents very clean …

  • # 28578

    MORRISON, Gabriel James (1840-1905); HOLUB, Emil (1847-1902)

    [CHINA] Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography. Vol. II, no. 3, New Monthly Series. March, 1880.

    London : Printed by William Clowes & Sons, [1880]. Tall octavo (245 mm), original printed blue wrappers (lightly marked, small paper loss at spine ends), pp 1-8 (advertisements), 145-208; folding colour plate at the rear with two Maps to Accompany Papers on Journeys in Eastern China by G. J. Morrison, M. I. C. E., 1878, which …

  • # 28335

    CIGALE, Matej (editor); KÖKE, Friedrich (lithographer); MATICA SLOVENSKA (publisher)

    [MAP] Avstralijia.

    [Ljubljana] : Matica Slovenska, [1871] (publisher) ;  Dunaj : vrezal na kamen in tiskal F. Köke, [1871] (printer). Chromolithograph map, 390 x 495 mm; shows Australasia, the Malay Archipelago, Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia; old folds, but a very good example. Trove locates no examples of this scarce separately-issued map from Atlant, the first atlas of the world …

  • # 28334

    PETELIN, Stanko (author); BRESKVAR, Silvo (illustrator)

    [MISSIONS; JAPAN] Japonska

    Domžale [Ljubljana] : “Unio Cleri” Misijonska tiskarna [Missionary Press], 1936. Series: “Unio Cleri” Miss. pro Jugoslavia, IX. Octavo (180 mm), original printed wrappers (sunned and lightly foxed), staple bound; 56 pp, 3 maps (one double-page); clean throughout, a good copy; with an inserted original mimeographed advertisement for the Missionary Press (toning and pale foxing). A …

  • # 29256

    STUART, J. McDouall (1815-1866)

    J. M’Douall Stuart’s explorations across the continent of Australia. With charts. 1861 – 62.

    Melbourne : F. F. Bailliere, 1863. First edition. Octavo, lettered pink papered cards (lightly discoloured), cloth spine, pp. [vi, advertisements], folding map (short tear at gutter), title page, 97; [3]; occasional foxing. Account of Stuart’s fifth and sixth expeditions from Adelaide to the north of Australia in search of new grazing land and a passage …

  • # 29737

    NEWTON, John, and sons

    Newton’s new & improved terrestrial globe, embracing every recent discovery to the present time

    Manufactured by J. Newton & Son, 80 Chancery Lane. London : published Jany. 1st, 1848. Terrestrial globe, 12 inches in diameter, engraved gores with original hand colouring over papier mache base, graduated equator, the oceans with an analemma (‘improved’), the surface showing the tracks of Captain James Cook’s three circumnavigations, hand-engraved calibrated brass meridian ring, engraved calendrical …

  • # 29441

    HOCHSTETTER, Dr. F. von; PETERMANN, Dr. A.

    The geology of New Zealand; [with] Geological and topographical atlas of New Zealand

    The geology of New Zealand : in explanation of the geographical and topographical atlas of New Zealand, from the scientific publications of the Novara Expedition. Translated by Dr. C. F. Fischer. Also, Lectures by Dr. F. Hochstetter delivered in New Zealand. Auckland : T. Delattre, 1864. Octavo, publisher’s gilt-lettered flush-cut cloth (marked and rubbed), related …

  • # 28902

    STANFORD, Edward

    A Map of South Eastern Asia, from Peking to Singapore,

    including Tongking, Cochin China, Siam, and the British possessions of Burma, the Straits Settlements, Hong-Kong, Labuan and British North Borneo, with an enlarged plan of the environs of Hanoi, on the Red River. London : Edward Stanford, 1883. Lithographed map, printed in colour, 685 x 560 mm, dissected and laid on linen, pale water stain, …

  • # 28896

    LEWIS, Samuel (1892 - 1865)

    A Map of Scotland Divided Into Counties Shewing The Principal Roads, Railways, Rivers, Canals, Lochs, Mountains, Islands, etc. (central division)

    Circa 1840. Engraved map, dissected and laid on linen, 64 x 134 cm, hand coloured, in a gilt-lettered green morocco case. The central panel of Lewis’s monumental three part engraved map of Scotland.

  • # 28824

    VICTORIA. DEPT. OF CROWN LANDS & SURVEY; THE TOURISTS' RESORTS COMMITTEE

    Tourist map of the Grampians, Halls Gap and surroundings

    Photo-lithographed at the Department of Lands and Survey, Melbourne. Melbourne : H. J. Green, Government Printer, [circa 1925]. Colour map, 660 x 430 mm, folding to 230 x 110 mm, identical front and rear panels with illustration of Bellfield Peak and title Tourists’ Map of the Grampians Victoria, compiled by the Tourists’ Resorts Committee; the …

  • # 28699

    VICTORIAN RAILWAYS

    Tourists’ map of Healesville, Marysville and Warburton districts.

    Compiled by the Department of Lands and Survey, Melbourne. Panel title: Tourist map of Healesville, Marysville and Warburton districts. Melbourne : Issued by the Betterment and Publicity Board, Victorian Railways, May 1938. Colour map, 660 x 530 mm, folding to 220 x 110 mm, illustrated front panel, advertisement for Victorian Government Tourist Bureau to rear panel; some …

  • # 29439

    BROADBENTS

    Mornington Peninsula

    Melbourne : Broadbents, circa 1960. Map, printed in colour, 490 x 740 mm (full sheet), showing the Mornington Peninsula from Frankston to Portsea and Point Lonsdale, inset map of approaches from Melbourne.

  • # 28700

    BROADBENT'S OFFICIAL ROAD GUIDES COMPANY.

    Broadbent’s official road and railway map of Victoria and Riverina : western section

    Melbourne : Broadbent’s Official Road Guides Co., 1953. “Year of issue 53”. Colour map, 810 x 640 mm, folding to 220 x 140 mm, publisher’s pictorial card covers; the map includes part of the New South Wales Riverina; pale water stain to the blank verso of map, visible in a small section at upper right of …

  • # 27600

    DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

    Meredith (Victoria). Military survey of Australia

    Melbourne : Department of Defence, 1936 (revised). Lithographed map, 578 x 805 mm (sheet), printed in colour, card covers. Rare military survey of the Victorian district of Meredith.  

  • # 28945

    Victoria. Department of Crown Lands and Survey.

    Gippsland Lakes and Buchan Caves, Victoria

    Melbourne Albert J. Mullett, Government Printer, [1912]. “Published by the authority of the Hon. Minister of Lands. For issue to tourists”. Single sheet, 500 x 635 mm, folding to 250 x 125 mm; one side with map printed in colour, scale 1:253 440; reverse with tourist information about local landmarks and destinations accompanied by vignette photographic illustrations; …