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  • Canada ou Nouvelle France 

    Unknown author (1683-1719)
    1683-1719: Allain Manesson-Mallet, “Canada ou Nouvelle France”, small map, approximately 10 cms by 14 cms, coloured in soft pastels, published some time between 1683 and 1719, and focusing on the French possessions in ...
  • The North West Part of North America 

    Morden, Robert (1687)
    1687: Robert Morden, “The North West Part of North America”, small map, 12 cm by 12 cms with wider borders, gently coloured, showing British and French possessions in North East North America.
  • A View of ye General & Coasting Trade Winds 

    Moll, Herman (1715)
    c. 1715: Herman Moll, “A View of ye General & Coasting Trade Winds”, map of the world about 51 cms wide by 19 cms high, black and white, showing the trade winds throughout the world according to information provided by ...
  • Parti de L”Amerique Septentrionale 

    Chatelain, Henry Abraham (1719)
    1719: Henry Abraham Chatelain, “Parti de L”Amerique Septentrionale”, , cut from a larger page with several maps of the New World, this portion of the northern and eastern part of North America; map is 12 cm by 12 cm with ...
  • Act for Laying a Duty on the Retailers of Spirits and Liquors 

    Unknown author (1736)
    An act to charge duty to retailers of liquor and for licensing retailers of liquor. The document beings "At the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster, the Fourteenth Day of January, Anno Dom. 1734 in the Eighth Year ...
  • Golfe de St. Laurent, Isle et Bancs de Terre Neuve 

    Vaugondy, Robert de (1749)
    1749: Robert de Vaugondy, “Golfe de Stl Laurent, Isle et Bancs de Terre Neuve”, published in 1749 as page 195 of a larger atlas; coloured nicely, unframed, roughly 18 cms by 17 cms.
  • Wine for Sale at Garraway's Coffee-House in Cornhill 

    Unknown author (1751-05)
    A list of wines for sale "by the candle at Garraway's Coffee-house in Exchange Alley, Cornhill..." six pages in length. The list begins with four conditions of sale and then lists types of wines, lot numbers and how many ...
  • Copper Engravings - Boeuf de la Nouvelle France, Un Esquimau dans son Canot, Esquimaux du cote du Nord-Ouest de la Baye de Hudson, Espece de Loup appelle Quick Hatch, ou Wolverene, Tatou ou Armadille, Castor 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1754)
    Four copper engravings published in 1754. Each engraving has a brief description: No. I Boeuf de la Nouvelle France, No. V Esquimau dans son Canot, Esquimaux du cote du Nort-Ouest de la Baye de Hudson, No. III Espece de ...
  • Copper Engraving - Cataracte de Niagara, 1754 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1754)
    A copper engraving of Niagara Falls, "Cataracte de Niagara", uncoloured, published in 1754.
  • Church registers extracts of the Parish of St. Peter Port in the Island of Guernsey, concerning Isaac Brock and his family 

    Unknown author (1755)
    The extracts from the registers of the Parish of St. Peter Port in the Island of Guernsey include the entry recording the marriage of Isaac Brock’s parents, Jean Brock and Elizabeth De Lisle in 1755. There is also an ...
  • Carte du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1757)
    1757: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Carte du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent”, coloured map, roughly 30 cm wide by 19 cms high, published in a 1757 work. Later published by Bellin in a smaller format.
  • Suite du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1757)
    1757: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Suite du Cours du Fleuve de St. Laurent”, another map published in 1757, this map also coloured, slightly smaller than other maps published at the same time, this one roughly 28 cms by 18 cms
  • Carte de lay Baye de Hudson 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1757)
    1757: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Carte de lay Baye de Hudson”, beautifully-coloured map, approximately 30 cms by 19 cms, published in a 1757 book, later published in a smaller format.
  • Carte Reduite du Globe Terrestre 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1757)
    1757: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Carte Reduite du Globe Terrestre”, coloured map of the world, published as the initial map of Bellin’s maps of the world in 1757, roughly 30 cms by 19 cms.
  • A Plan of the City & Harbour of Louisbourg 

    Anon (1758)
    1758: Anon, “A Plan of the Cityy & Harbour of Louisbourg”, published in Gentleman’s Magazine in 1758 on the eve of the siege of Louisbourg by British forces, which were eventually successful in forcing its capitulation ...
  • Carte Reduite des Partis Septentrionales du Globe, situees entre L'asia et L'Amerique 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1758)
    This map was initially published as part of Bellin's "Histoire Generale des Voyages" in 1758. The map is in colour and measures 40 cms x 26 cms approximately.
  • Carte du Havre de Saint Jean 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1764)
    1764: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Carte du Havre de Saint Jean”, map of St. John’s, Newfoundland, mainly black and white, with some blue emphasis on the geographic features; map is 21 cms high by 16 cms wide; taken from ...
  • Port de Louisbourg dans L’Isle Royale 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1764)
    1764: J. N. Bellin, “Port de Louisbourg dans L’Isle Royale”, from the same atlas as the above map, this one map number 23 of volume I; map is 32 cms wide by 21 cms high.
  • Plan du Port Royal dans l’Acadie 

    Bellin, Jacques Nicholas (1764)
    1764: Jacques Nicholas Bellin, “Plan du Port Royal dans l’Acadie”, a map roughly 33 cms by 20 cms, with coloration on geographic features; from Bellin’s petit atlas of 1764; almost identical to a 1744 map of the same ...
  • Map of North America 1764 

    Jeffrey, Thomas (1764)
    A map of North America from Salmon's "Geography", 1764. The map is hand-coloured after publication.