Cartography

  • # 31751

    HUGHES, Sydney G.

    Pocket map of Brisbane

    Brisbane : Published by Sydney G. Hughes, [1943]. Colour map, 470 x 350 mm, folding to 170 x 100 mm, in original pictorial card covers, 190 x 110 mm (light vertical crease), verso of map with printed information for tourists on Brisbane and neighbouring centres.

  • # 31523

    PHILLIP, Arthur (1738-1814)

    The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay (coloured edition)

    with an account of the establishment of the Colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island; compiled from authentic papers, which have been obtained from the several departments, to which are added, the journals of Lieuts. Shortland, Watts, Ball, & Capt. Marshall; with an account of their new discoveries. London : John Stockdale, 1789. Quarto, contemporary …

  • # 31105

    JOHNSTON,W. & A. K.

    12 Inch Terrestrial Globe

    Edinburgh : W. & A. K. Johnston [under license to A. J. Nystrom & Co., Chicago], 1929. Chromolithographed paper gores over paper mache base, 12 inches in diameter, isothermal current lines, equatorial, longitudinal and latitudinal lines, international date line, two polar calottes, standing in bronzed cast iron meridian with sympathetic facsimile calendrical paper horizon ring, …

  • # 31434

    DARTON, William

    38 maps. Union atlas, containing new and improved maps of all the Empires, Kingdoms and States in the known world,

    designed as a companion to the various gazetteers & books of geography now in use, the whole clearly engraved by artists of eminence and carefully coloures. Including maps of the Roman Empire and Ancient Greece. London : William Darton, Jan. 25th 1812 (the maps dated between 1811 – 1812). First edition. Quarto, fine modern binding …

  • # 31192

    BROADBENT, George R.

    Geo. R. Broadbent’s new and revised motor guide, Melbourne to Sydney, and back : the grand overland tour, with sectional maps of route and detailed description of road in both directions, also intermediate and aggregate mileage, hotels, garages, &c.

    Melbourne : Geo. R. Broadbent (F. W. Niven Pty. Ltd, printers), [1923]. Small oblong quarto (150 x 250 mm), original pictorial wrappers, staple bound; pp 28 (Broadbent’s motor route, Melbourne to Sydney (and back)), vii; 29 (Broadbent’s motor route Sydney to Melbourne (and back)); maps, illustrations, advertisements; a near fine example. Very scarce. Trove locates …

  • # 31431

    NEWTON & SON

    A matching pair of cased terrestrial and celestial pocket globes.

    Newton’s new & improved terrestrial globe containing the latest discoveries. [London] : Published by J. Newton & Son, 66 Chancery Lane, & 3 Fleet St., Temple Bar [between 1852-58]. Terrestrial globe, 3 inches in diameter, hand-coloured printed gores over plaster base, two metal pins, housed in the original hand-turned mahogany case; inscribed on the base ‘G. Phillips, …

  • # 31187

    FRIES, Lorenz

    India Orientalis

    Lyon : M. Servetus, 1535. Woodcut map, 315 x 430 mm, central crease as issued, a fine copy. The woodcut vignette lower right shows cannibals beheading a human on the island of Angama. With old backing card to which is pasted original sales invoice from Maggs Bros, London, dated 1952. “This is the first printed …

  • # 30138

    SCOTT, John

    Map of the City of Sydney and adjacent municipalities from ordnance and actual surveys 1890

    Cover title : Map of Sydney and Suburbs. Sydney : John Scott & Co., 1890. Chromolithograph map, 94 x 82.8 cm, folding, occasional light foxing, short splits along folds, housed in original folder, papered boards with cloth spine, pp. [vi], advertisements. A fine late Victorian map from Curl Curl to Botany Bay, extending west to …

  • # 27985

    Dépôt de la guerre

    Carte topographique des environs d’Alger

    d’Aprés les levés et les reconnaissances des Officiers d’Etat-major et autres documents. Paris : Publiée par le Depôt de la Guerre; Imprimerie chez Kaeppelin, 1856. Engraved by Erhard Schieble. Engraved map, dissected and laid on linen, 680 x 1010 mm, printed label. French colonial map of Algeria, invaded by the French in 1830 and occupied with much …

  • # 28066

    STANFORD, Edward

    London Atlas Map of the Asiatic Archipelago

    London : Edward Stanford, circa 1900. Chromolithograph map, dissected and laid on linen, 530 x 685 mm (sheet), cloth covers with title label, a very good copy. London Atlas Series. Map of south-east Asia with inset maps of Singapore (with descriptive text) and Labuan Island (Malaysia), including British Burmah (now Myanmar), Siam (Thailand), Cambodia (Cambodia), …

  • # 28179

    STANFORD, Edward

    A map of China prepared for the China Inland Mission 1923.

    London : China Inland Mission and Edward Stanford, 1923. Map printed in colour, 1060 x 880 mm, dissected and laid on linen, pale waterstain, cloth slipcase lettered in gilt (discoloured), overall in good condition. A detailed map showing Protestant missions across Eastern China.

  • # 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 …

  • # 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 …

  • # 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 …