Antique Maps by Johann Joachim Schwabe (*1714 - 1784)

J. J. Schwabe was a German writer, translator and publisher born 1714 in Magdeburg. He was publisher of the most notable travelogue of the 18th century in Germany. It was published 1747 until 1774 in 21 volumes in Leipzig and was based on the English New general collection of voyages and travels (Thomas Astley, 4 vol, 1745-1747) and the French Histoire générale des voyages (Antoine François Prévost, 20 vol., 1746-1791). The illustrated maps mainly based on those of Bellin. He died 1784 in Leipzig.
  • 1756 - Johann Joachim Schwabe

    Johann Joachim Schwabe:  Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen,...

    Arkstee und Merkus, Leipzig, 1756

    Collection of travel exploration of Canada and Louisiana. With 18 copper engraved maps mainly folded. Containing maps of North America (35 x 28 cm), Nova Scotia (Accadia), Carolina, Richelieu...

    Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung...
    10029

    A collection of travelogues of Canada and Louisiana. Published by Arkstee and Merkus in Leipzig during 1756.

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  • 1757 - Johann Joachim Schwabe

    Johann Joachim Schwabe:  Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen,...

    Arkstee und Merkus, Leipzig, 1757

    Collection of travel exploration of South and North America. With 19 copperengravings (10 folded maps). The maps of N. Bellin showing: (1) South-American continent, (2) Gulf of St. Lawrence with...

    Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung...
    10725

    18th century travelogue of South and North America. Published by Arkstee und Merkus in Leipzig during the year 1757.

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  • 1758 - Johann Joachim Schwabe

    Johann Joachim Schwabe:  Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung aller Reisebeschreibungen,...

    Arkstee und Merkus, Leipzig, 1758

    Collection of travel exploration of South America, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York and Canada. With 29 copperengravings (15 folded maps). Maps of River de la Plata, Buenos...

    Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande, oder Sammlung...
    10030

    A collection of travelogues of South America, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York and Canada. Published by Arkstee and Merkus in Leipzig during 1758.

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