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One of the Finest Examples of Cartographic Folk Art We Have Seen
Combines a Rare Printed Map with Rich Hand-Painted Embellishments


Folk Art/ Western Reserve/ Ohio/ Connecticut. SUMNER, William (publisher)/ SAVERY, William (engraver) [Nelson, Portage County, Ohio, 1826]
Map of the Western Reserve Including the Fire Lands in Ohio September 1826.
33 x 26 ¾ inches
Engraved map, 15 ¼ x 20 ½ inches. Overall size including illustrations, 33 x 26 ¾ inches. Each illustration, including the side borders with painted roses, on separate sheets, all closely joined & mounted on linen in the early 19th century, in a custom plexi display box with original wooden rollers attached to outsides, some abrasion, cracking, slight losses, moderately toned overall, still very well preserved of this type with vibrant color.
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The North American Volume
Of a Monument in the History of Cartography


Atlas/ History of Cartography/ Western Americana. VANDERMAELEN, P [Brussels, 1827]
Atlas Universel De Geographie Physique, Politique, Statistique et Mineralogique, Sur l'echelle de 1/1641836 ou d'une ligne par 1900 toises Dressee Ph. Vandermaelen, . . . Lithographie par H. Ode, . . . Quatrienne partie... Amer. Sept. Bruxelles. 1827.
Folio
Folio. Original full, red morocco, somewhat scuffed; finely gold-stamped borders on boards; gold-tooled lettering on spines; 78 maps with original hand color; stamps on backs of maps; half title and title page foxed; few maps lightly toned, else fine, bright examples of the maps.
$12,500


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A Fine Early Wall Map of the United States
Showing a Nation More United by its Growing Infrastructure


United States/ Transportation History. LAY, Amos [New York, 1827/ 1830]
Lay's Map of the United States. Compiled from the Latest and best Authorities and Actual Surveys… .

On six joined sheets, measuring 54 ¼ x 60 1/2 inches. Fine original color, refreshed; expertly conserved & re-mounted on new linen; moderately toned, occasional losses & splitting; fair to good condition.
$7,500


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A Midwest Rarity


Ohio/ Michigan/ Indiana/ Illinois. STRONG, E. [New York, 1835]
The States of Ohio Indiana & Illinois and Michigan Territory.
15 ¾ x 20 ¾ inches.
Lithograph with original hand color, refreshed; mounted on new linen; moderately toned, still excellent of its kind.
$2,850


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The Original Plan of Green Bay, Wisconsin


Green Bay, WI. . ELLIS, A. G. [New York, 1836]
Plat of Navarino Green Bay, Wisconsin Territory. 1836..., Daniel Whitney, Joshua Whitney, Henry Hamilton - Proprietors. A. E. Baker’s Lithogry. 8 Wall St. N. York, 1836.
17 x 23 ½ inches
Folding map in embossed green cloth covers. Very slight reinforced fold wear, mended split at point of attachment to covers; else excellent condition.
$9,500


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