The World and Polar Regions
Army Orientation Course. / News Map of the Week, Inc., 04-13- 1942. Volume 4, No. 32. Single-sided color poster, sheet 35 x 47 inches, folded to 17 1/2 x 12 inches. Considerable wear along upper edge with some paper loss, a few short edge tears, couple of tears in image... More
United Press. No date. Ca. 1940s. Pamphlet, 10 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches, unfolding to color map 20 1/4 x 29 inches, additional color maps on verso. Soft crease to lower left corner, 1 inch piece of clear tape to upper left corner (just outside neat line) and 1 inch... More
Hobart, Tasmania. Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau. No date. Ca. 1960. Three illustrated brochures (8 ¼ x 5 ¼ inches) promoting tourism in Tasmania. "Presenting Tasmania Jewel of the South Pacific" (16 pp); "Tasmania the Island State of the Australian Commonwealth" (32 pp); "Tasmania Gem of the South" (40 pp). Each... More
Showa 18. 1943. Color map, sheet size 14 3/4 x 21 inches, folding as issued. Light creasing at lower right fold, overall very good, clean condition. Japanese World War II era map of the world with some interesting detail. There are three inset maps of Burma, New Guinea and Adjacent... More
Eddy, Gerald A. (mapmaker).
Los Angeles. Fold-O-Globe. 1942. 4 color maps, approximately 9 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, back to back on board unfolding to form globe. With original mylar envelope which has tears and 2 inch area of paper loss. Globe in very good condition. Promotional text on the... More
New York. Funk & Wagnalls. 1920. Color map, 50 x 40 inches, folding to 10 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches, together with booklet, 44pp, pictorial paper wrappers, with card pocket slipcase. Splits at fold intersections up to 2 inches long, one tear in margin entering image about 1 inch. The envelope states: Bond Paper Edition, Price $2.75 net. More
Petrucelli, A. (mapmaker).
Aluminum Company of America. 1943. Color map, 20 x 17 1/2 inches on sheet 24 x 33 1/4 inches, folded as issued to 8 x 5 3/4 inches. This fold out pamphlet issued by Alcoa Aluminum is an excellent example of the importance of maps and mapmaking... More
1940. Pamphlet, 9 x 4 inches, opening to 19 3/4 x 26 3/4 inches, two sides of color maps. Very good condition One side features a map of the world with a Political and Military Legend. On the verso is a particularly interesting "Western Hemisphere Defense Map" showing North and... 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
Bartholomew, J. (illus).
London. George Philip & Son. Ca. 1870s. Map, printed color, dissected into 24 panels and mounted on linen, 21 1/2 x 26 1/2 folding into gilt lettered embossed cloth covered boards (6 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches) as issued. Wear to extremities of cover, front joint is... More
San Francisco. Rand McNally. No date. Ca. 1920s. Folding map in stiff card folder, printed color, 19 x 25 1/4 inches. Very good condition: edge tear at bottom left just touching border. More