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April 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

70 East 55th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022

Gallery Hours: Monday Through Friday, 9:30-6:00
Saturdays and evenings by appointment.

Any of these maps may be purchased directly via our website, but if you have any questions about these or any other items in our stock, please feel free to call.

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A Monument of Polish Cartography
Vital to the Reconstruction of Warsaw after the Second World War

Plan de la Ville de Varsovie. . . .
39 ½ x 53 inches
Four sheets, each approximately 19 ¾ x 26 inches; total image size if joined, 39 ½ x 53 inches. Trimmed close to inner margins preparatory to joining, some fraying to outer margins, few areas of staining, else excellent.

Superb Portrait of Two Cartographic Giants In Full, Vibrant Original Color

Portrait. HONDIUS, H. [Amsterdam, 1613]
Gerardus Mercator . . . Iudocus Hondius . . .
15 x17 ½ inches.
Superb original color; margins reinforced, very good overall.

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A Very Early Depiction of the Arctic Regions

Arctic/ Northwest Passage.. MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. [Antwerp, 1610]
Polus Arcticus cum vicinis regionibus.
5 ¼ x 7 ¼ inches.
Fine hand color; mended wormhole in lower left just touching border, else excellent condition.

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Nicely Illustrated Map of Canada & the Arctic

Arctic/ Canada/ Alaska. WYLD, J. [London, 1825]
Discoveries Of Capts. Ross, Parry & Franklin, in the Arctic Regions. In 1818, 1819, 1820, 1821 & 1822. .
11 ¾ x 17 ¼ inches
Lithograph with routes & borders in hand color; bit of faint discoloration, else excellent.

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On the Eve of the Italian Invasion of Ethiopia

Japanese Cartography/ Ethiopia/ Somalia/ World War II. TOKYO NICHINICHI SHIBUN (Newspaper) [Tokyo, 1935]
[In translation:] The Most Recent, Detailed Map of Ethiopia & the Surrounding Area.
29 1/8 x 20 ½ inches
A few reinforced splits, else excellent on good paper.

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The Earliest Printed Plan of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg/ Russia. DE FER, Nicholas [Paris, 1717]
Plan De La Nouvelle Ville De Petersbourg… .
15 x 18 ½ inches
Original copperplate engraving with fine hand color; very slight fold wear, else excellent.

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