MAPS at the SAN FRANCISCO MAP FAIR September 21-23 2018
Please visit us at the San Francisco Map Fair September 21 to 23 in San Francisco. Visit the San Francisco Map Fair webpage to see opening times for the fair
We specialise in pictorial maps, but will have a diversity of items on view at the fair. We have provided some "virtual browsing" below with a small selection of the many diverse maps we will be offering. Click on the small image to enlarge
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Elisabeth and Craig
No Place of Publication. No publisher. No date. Ca. 1950. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 20 1/2 x 28 1/2 inches. Publishes as a folding pamphlet, this map has been archivally mounted on linen (minimising splits at two folds) very bright and clean, a lovely example. An attractive and richly... More
Bloodgood, Don (mapmaker).
San Francisco. H.S. Crocker Co. Inc., 1952. Color bird's eye view pictographic / pictorial map, 18 x 22 inches, color photo illustrations on verso, folding to mailing pamphlet 9 x 5 1/2 inches as issued. Very good condition. Pictographs show mountains, lakes, hotels etc. with comic figures... More
No date. 1741. Map, black and white engraving, 2 folds as issued, approx. 7 x 10 inches. Two tiny areas of paper loss have been filled, discoloration at lower left in image and in right margin, short splits at fold ends. Apparently from the second edition of John... More
Meyer, H. (illus).
Paris. Le Petit Journal. 08-12- 1893. Complete issue (number 142, Saturday 12th August 1893) of the magazine, 8pp including color covers, 17 1/4 x 12 inches. Very good condition (paper is of a newsprint type but still very stable). A detailed and beautifully colored map of Siam... More
Chase, Ernest Dudley (illus).
Winchester, MA. Ernest Dudley Chase. 1941. Color poster, pictorial / pictographic map, image 20 1/2 x 27 3/4 inches (52 x 70 cm) on sheet 22 x 29 inches. Light creasing across centrefold from rolling, only visible in margins and on verso (NOT in image); couple... More
White, Ruth Taylor (mapmaker).
United Airlines. No date. Ca. late 1930s. Booklet, color illustrated on each page with a pictographic pictorial map, unpaginated (16 pages including covers), 10 1/2 x 5 inches unfolding to 10 1/2 x 10 inches. Light creasing to upper back cover, little wear to the spine... More
Purdy, Earl (cartographer).
Division of Information Federal Public Works Administration. No date. Ca. 1935. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 34 1/8 x 51 3/4 inches on sheet size 35 1/2 x 53 1/4 inches. Professionally mounted on linen An impressively sized and beautifully designed map of the United States by... More
Bohrod, Aaron (map illus).
1946. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 22 x 33 inches, linen backed with wooden dowels at upper and lower edge (contemporary with its publication date). Light wear to edges and a little soft creasing from being rolled; a stain on the linen backing does not affect... More
Handy, R. D. (mapmaker).
Duluth, Minn. R. D. Handy. 1935. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 18 3/4 x 28 1/2 inches on sheet size 20 x 30 inches, professionally mounted to linen backing minimising minor flaws (pinholes in each corner, 1 inch tear to lower left edge and right upper... More
Gill, MacDonald (mapmaker).
Color lithograph pictorial map poster, 39 x 49 inches (neatline) on sheet 40 x 49 3/4 inches. Archivally mounted on linen. Signed and dated in the image in a banner at lower right, with 'P.R.D. 182.' in the lower right margin. Map was folded with some wear... More
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. PanAir do Brasil. 1948. Color pictorial / pictographic map / poster, sheet size 25 x 29 1/2 inches. Archivally mounted on linen (minimising short crease at lower left corner and tiny tear in right edge). Very good condition. A stunning map showing the post... More
Turner, Stanley (cartographer).
C.C. Petersen. 1944. Color pictorial / pictographic map, sheet 20 x 26 1/2 inches, folding as issued to 10 x 6 1/2 inches. Black and white map on verso. Very good condition in color pictorial paper envelope which has light wear to edges. One of the more... More
Turner, Stanley (cartographer).
Toronto. C.C. Petersen. 1944. 6th Edition. Color pictorial / pictographic map, sheet 20 x 26 1/2 inches, folding as issued to 10 x 6 3/4 inches. Black and white map on verso. Tiny split at one fold edge, little creasing at one fold, light wear at fold... More
Turner, Stanley (mapmaker).
Toronto, Ont. C.C. Petersen. 1944. Color pictorial / pictographic map, sheet 20 x 26 1/2 inches, folding as issued to 10 x 6 1/2 inches. Short repaired tear to right edge, two tiny spots at lower edge of map, very light soft crease to one panel, overall... More
Cleveland, Ohio. World Publishing Company. 1943. Pamphlet, 7 x 7 inches unfolding to feature map of the two hemispheres centred on the poles on sheet 14 x 28 inches. One inch separation at ends of horizontal fold, pinhole at two top corners, edge tear to right edge of front cover... More