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Highlights from 30th May Sale

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U.K.
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Highlights from 30th May Sale

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462     BIRMINGHAM.  SMITH (J. PIGOTT). Dissected into 48 sections and mounted on linen, folding into a fine contemporary straight-grained blue morocco case with gold foiled edges a very fine copy, 1350 by 1280mm., Birmingham, Beilby, Knott & Beilby, 25 March, 1828.  £1,500-2,000

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467     BRITISH ISLES. SEARLE (RICHARD WILLIAM) England and Ireland,  contemporary outline colour, dissected into 12 sections and laid on linen, cabinet stamp of the Dépt de Marine, ownership stamp of the Chevalier de Fleurieu on verso, 1510 by 1548mm., John Bowles [and others], [c.1770] £1,000-1,500

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484     IRELAND.  PRATT (HENRY) A Mapp of the Kingdom of Ireland..., a very large engraved map on four sheets, the second state of Grierson's edition, ownership stamp of the Chevalier de Fleurieu on verso [Bonar Law 51(ii)], overall size 1230 by 1330mm., [1740] £2,000-3,000

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Highlights from 5th June Sale
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64      BOSTON.  BEAURAIN (Chevalier de) Carte du port et havre de Boston... 1776, double-page engraved map by P. Croisey,  560 by 690mm., Paris, Chevalier de Beaurain, [1776]
£7,000-9,000

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65      NEW JERSEY.  RATZER (BERNARD) The Province of New Jersey... double-page engraved map, original outline colour, cabinet stamp of the Dépt de la Marine and with the stamp of Le Chevalier de Fleurieu on verso, laid on linen, 775 by 565mm., William Faden, 1 December, 1775. £3,000-3,500

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The Printed Maps of Ireland 1612-1850.
By Andrew Bonar Law.
Dublin: The Neptune Gallery, 1997.
ISBN 0 9532241 0 4
Pp. 334, illustrated. IR £70 (cloth).
Distributed by:
The Neptune Gallery
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66      NEW YORK. SAUTHIER (CLAUDE JOSEPH) A Map of the Province of New-York..., double-page engraved map, original outline colour, small cabinet stamp of the Dépt de la Marine, 723 by 578mm., William Faden, 1 August, 1776. £800-1,200

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67      PENNSYLVANIA.  SCULL (WILLIAM) A Map of Pennsylvania..., large engraved map on three sheets joined, original outline colour, small cabinet stamp of the Dépt de la Marine, some wormholes skillfully repaired (without re-instatement of engraved surface), laid on canvas, 685mm by 1,335mm, R.Sayer and J. Bennett, 10 June, 1775. £3,000-4,000

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68      VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND.  FRY (JOSHUA) and PETER JEFFERSON. A Map of the most Inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole Province of Maryland..., third state, large engraved map on 4 sheets joined,  laid on linen, 770 by 1238mm., Thomas Jeffreys, [1755]. £8,000-12,000

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69      VIRGINIA, PENNSYLVANIA AND MARYLAND. HUTCHINS (THOMAS) A New Map of the Western part of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina, large engraved map by John Cheevers, original outline colour, 920 by 1090mm., Thomas Hutchins, 1 November, 1778. £20,000-25,000

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