Maps: 1750 - 1755
1750 Rigobert Bonne:
1750 Claude Buffier:
"LA POLOGNE, Suivant
les degrés de l'Académie
des Sciences de Paris,
faure Sculp.” First
instance of Pierre
Faure, a Le Havre
printer, giving himself
engraving credit for a
map by Desbrulins.
1750 [dated] Homann Heirs (publishers) - Tobias Mayer: "Mappa Geographica Regni Poloniae..," Nuremberg, 46 x 54.5 cm, in eight versions from various atlases. See the versions dated 1757 and 1773.
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy: "POLOGNE." 6 x 6.5 inches, in five versions. All dated 1750 on the map, the first three were licensed to, and taken from the
first, 1751, issue, of "Methode a bregee et facile pour apprendre la Geographie," issued through the early 1800's, all dedicated to Mme. Crozat. The 4th
and 5th versions were published 1755, and have "No. 11" instead of "Pag. 357" on the top right margin. See the versions published 1772 and the 1780's.
1750 Wgo: "POLSKA i
Thomas Jeffreys (engraver) - Thomas Salmon (historian): "Poland Lithuania and Prussia," London, 7 x 8.25 inches, from the 2nd (1751, London) and 3rd editions (Dublin, London)
of " A new geographical and historical grammar..."
1753 John Cowley: "A
MAP of POLAND, Prussia
and Courland."
John Gibson (geographer/engraver): "POLAND," London, in five differently-colored versions from historian Thomas Salmon's "The Universall Traveler, or a
Compleat Description of the Several Nations of the World," published in three two-volume editions: 1752-53, 1755-59, and 1759-62. The map is 12.5 x 11 inches /
31.8 x 28 cm.
1753-55 Tobin Conrad Lotter (engraver) - Matthäus Seutter  (publisher): "Polonia Seraphico=observans, juxta
Domicilia..." 50 x 57.5 cm
. See the second state of this plate in 1762.
1755 Herman Moll:
"Poland Subdivided into
its several Palatinates &
c Agreeable to Modern
History." A very late
version. Compare with
'27, '28, '32, '36, '40,
and  '44 versions.
1753 David Weege -
Daniel de La Feuille:
POLEN...," Amsterdam,
8.3 x 5.9 inches, from
"Kleyne en Beknopte
Atlas." Compare with
versions from 1702,
1707, 1717, 1732 and
From The Prints
1752 [dated 1749] Didier Robert de Vaugondy: "Curlande, Livonie, Ingrie et Partie Meridionale de Finlande Par le Sr Robert de Vaugondy Fils de Mr Robert, Géog ord du Roi avec
Privilege 1749," engraved area 7 1/4" W x 6 3/8" Paris, dated 1749, but published in the first edition of "Atlas Universel" in 1752. Didier, son of Gilles, usually signed his maps "de
Vaugondy," while Gilles usually used "Gilles Robert" or "M Robert."
1752 Claude Buffier: "LA
POLOGNE Suivant les
degrés de l'Académie des
Sciences de Paris.” The
engraver's name,
Desbrulins, is almost
From www.
1755 Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet (bishop/ philosopher/
: "Estats de la Couronne de Pologne," : 6.5 x 5
inches / 16.6 x 12.7 cm, from a Dutch edition published
51 years after his death of "Discours sur L' Histoire
Universelle," now wth with 26 maps based on Sanson's
pocket atlas map.
1750 Matthaus Seutter: "POLONIÆ
LITHUANIÆ," Augsburg, 25 x 19 cm.,
published by Tobias Lotter. Compare
with 1740, 1744 versions.
1753 Leonhard Euler - Michaelis (first edition publisher): "Tabula
Geographica REGNI POLONIÆ," Berlin, 45.8 x 37.5 cm, in two versions
from “Atlas geographicus omnes orbis terrarum regiones in XLI tabulis ... /
Atlas géographique représentant en XLI cartes toutes les regions de la
terre..,” the first of three editions
(2nd in 1760, 3rd in 1777-84) of a school
atlas. See the 1760 map from the second edition.
1752 Emanuel Bowen: "A New
and ACCURATE Map of
London, 33 x 42 cm.
From The
National Library of Latvia, via The
c. 1750 "Conventus...
Poloniae et Lithuaniae,"
with symbols
for existing
and lost
(amissos) con-
caarascup on eBay
c. 1751 Abraham Allard (original engraver/publisher, c. 1700) - Covens & Mortier (publisher): "Sedes Belli in POLONIA et in Moscoviæ,
Turciæ terminis," Amsterdam, 20.0 x 32.2 inches. Possibly published in "Atlas Nouvel Militaire."
1750 Matthaus Seutter : "LIVONIÆ et CURLANDIÆ DUCATUS," Augsburg, in a dissected
map in two images, and 21.1 x 24.6 inches / 53.5 x 62.5 cm.
1753 Jean Baptiste Nolin (geographer/engraver/ publisher): "Carte des Etats de Pologne Dressee sur les dernieres Observations et les
Memoires les plus nouveaux Par. J.B. Nolin Geographe," Paris, 37.5 x 26 cm / 14.8 x 10.2 inches, from "Introduction a L'Histoire
Moderne, Generale et Politique de L'Univers,"  by Baron de Puffendorf.
1755 Jean Palairet (geographer/author) -
John Gibson
(engraver): "le Carte de
Pologne, 1755," London, 46 x 59 cm, from
Palairet's "Atlas Methodique..," which had
maps in English and French, typically with
a rudimentary map to be filled in by
students, and then a detailed map.
1750 Giovanni Battista Albrizzi (publisher) - Delisle (cartographer) - Isaac Tirion (printer): "Nuova Carta del Regno Di Polonia, Diviso nei suoi
Palatinati, Secondo l'ultime offervazioni ed anotazioni, fata in Amsterdam, per Isak Tirion"
(New Map of the Kingdom Of Poland, Divided into its
Palatinates, according to the latest observations and annotations, printed in Amsterdam by Tirion)
, Venice, in five versions based on Delisle.
1754 G. Delisle - Isaac
Tirion (publisher):
"Nieuwe Kaart van t'
Koninkryk Poolen..."

(New map of the Kingdom
of Poland)
, Amsterdam,
from a dated copy of
“Nieuwe en beknopte
University Library Nijmegen:
1752 Delisle Family:
"Pologne," Paris, 19.5 x
16 cm, from Limiers' "La
Science des personnes de
From maklize on eBay
c. 1752 Castells (?): "La Polonia," in
a relettered  in Italianversion of the
Delisle map to the left, possibly
from the Delisle atlas "Atlante
From boughettiarte on eBay
1751 Type A cart.
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1752 Type C cart.
1754 Type A cart.
1754 Type B cart.
c. 1750-54 Emanuel Bowen: "An Accurate Map of Poland,
Prussia & Lithuania...," 7 x 9 inches, in two versions.
1751 Type D cart.
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c. 1753
efi6 on eBay
1755 Jean Palairet (geographer/author) -
Tobias Mayer
(mapmaker) - John Gibson
: "Map of the Kingdom of Poland
and the Grand Dutchy of Lithuania,"  
London, 46 x 59 cm, from Palairet's "Atlas
Methodique..," the detailed map following
the rudimentary one, illustrated on the
National Library of Estonia: html/digi/maps
National Library of Latvia:
efi6 on eBay
Beinecke Rare Book Library,
Yale Univ.
bertius on eBay
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Old Times Rare Antiquarian Books & Maps Sellers:
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Fine Arts Museums of San
Univ. of Freiburg, Germany:
National Library of France:
1752 [dated] Didier
Robert de Vaugondy: "Le
royaume de Pologne..,"
with annotations that
might have influenced
later versions with the
same date published in
National Library of Finland:
Royal Danish Library:
1752 Claude Buffier: "LA
POLOGNE Suivant les
degrés de l'Académie des
Sciences de Paris, faure
Sculp.” The new "engraver"
is faint.
raritaetentruhe on eBay
maklize on eBay
1754 Type D cart.
1750 Johann Georg
Schreiber: "Die Hertzog-
thümer CURLAND und
LIEFLAND, Leipzig.
DSpace at the Univ. of Tartu:
Univ. of Tartu, Estonia:
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Bibliothèque Nationale de France: via wikimedia
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Royal Danish Library: