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WYTFLIET, C.,  Histoire Universelle des Indes Occidentales et Orientales…, antique map, old maps WYTFLIET, C. - Histoire Universelle des Indes Occidentales et Orientales…
Douay, François Fabri, 1611, Uncoloured.. 307x220mm. Small folio. 3 parts in one volume. [16], 108 , [10], 66 , [2], 54 [4] pp. 2 title-pages (of 3) in engraved architectural surrounds. Woodcut printer's device at end of the first and last parts. 23 engraved maps on 20 sheets (19 double-page, 4 small maps printed on a single double-page sheet). Dark blue morocco decorated with gilt-tooled geometric motifs, spine gilt. Modern binding (M. Richard). First title-page restored and remargined, loss of paper at lower part affecting, affecting old owners stamp and the address replaced and re-drawn, . Last leaf with printer's device re-margined, loss of paper at lower part not affecting the text, replaced. The first 3 leaves with slight loss along edges. World map trimmed in lower part reinforced. Map of “Conibas Regio ” slightly shorter. Map of Canada restored at lower part. Slightly browning and brown spotting throughout. Ink stain at p. 78 affecting the reverse of the map. Loss of paper lower part of p. 99 repaired and lines re-drawn.
Third edition in French of the first atlas of America illustrated with19 maps of the Americas, a world map in... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 19,000 - $ 24,000
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CORONELLI, V., Memoires, historiques & geographiques du Royaume de la Moree, Negrepont, & des places maritimes jusques à Thessalonique. Recueillis & enrichis des cartes des païs & des plas des places., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V. - Memoires, historiques & geographiques du Royaume de la Moree, Negrepont, & des places maritimes jusques à Thessalonique. Recueillis & enrichis des cartes des païs & des plas des places.
Amsterdam, 1686, Uncoloured.. 155x100mm. Worn and damaged contemporary calf. No title label to spine, loose boards. Interior with good impression, plates/maps in good condition, a few with short repaired splits/tears. One plate with slight loss to bottom corner. Slight browning and soiling, occasional faint dampstaining. Still a good copy of this valuable book!
Important work, with 41 (of 42) folding engraved plates, maps, plans and views showing cities, fortifications, Greek islands etc., engraved by A. Meijer, after C... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 2,200 - $ 4,000
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DE FER, N. / DANET,  Introduction a la Geographie.., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. / DANET - Introduction a la Geographie..
Paris, 1717, Uncoloured.. 190x125mm. 4°. Contemp. brown calf, spine ribbed and richly gilted. Title page, 197pp. "Introduction a la Geographie", 7 pages position of important cities (6 folding maps). Paper throughout pleasantly slightly age-toned. Spine separating, and with dark stain in upper part.
old atlasSecond edition of this charming travel compendium illustrated with a fine world map in two hemispheres prepared by de l'Isle. California as an island. The... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,900 - $ 2,000
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TURNER, R.,  A view of the earth : being a short but comprehensive system of modern geography graphy …, antique map, old maps TURNER, R. - A view of the earth : being a short but comprehensive system of modern geography graphy …
London, S. Crowder and S. Gamidge, 1771, Uncoloured.. 310x200mm. Two works bound together. [iii], 48 p., [8], 64pp. many leaves have engraved plates, illustrated with 7 maps. Bound in modern half calf over marbled boards, red label with gilt lettering. Ownership inscription "Mary Cameron 1833" to first title.
Third edition.
The Third Edition. First work with 7 engraved maps (including twin-hemisphere world map, continents), plate o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,400 - $ 1,750
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LE COMTE DE SEGUR,  Atlas pour servir à l'histoire Ancienne, romaine et du bas-empire des œuvres de M.r le Comte de Segur de l'Academie française, dirigé dessiné et gravé par P.Tardieu. Avec texte explicatif., antique map, old maps LE COMTE DE SEGUR - Atlas pour servir à l'histoire Ancienne, romaine et du bas-empire des œuvres de M.r le Comte de Segur de l'Academie française, dirigé dessiné et gravé par P.Tardieu. Avec texte explicatif.
Paris, Alexis Eymery, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 200x250mm. 8vo oblong. contemp. Blind stamped and gilded brown calf, 23pp. And 20 maps and plates, almost all coloured in very attractive colours. Some light water staining to first text leaves, not to the plates. Spine used and separating.
A nice example of the atlas of the works on European history from Roman times to the Middle Ages compiled by the ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 175 - $ 200
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 LAPIE, A.E.,  Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi., antique map, old maps LAPIE, A.E. - Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi.
Paris, 1829, In original colours.. 500x340mm. Modern red calf, folio size (5000x340mm.), (4),100 pp. and 50 double-page engraved maps all handcoloured in outline, except the 2 first (systemes Planétaires and Planispheres Célestes).
Each map measuring ab. 45,5x60 cm. Text occasional a little brown spotted, maps fine and clean with only minor brown spots and mainly marginal. Binding on one side with some very light discolouration of red calf. In very good condition. Each map with a blind stamped approval mark of the editor.
From a first edition of his Atlas Universal (1829-1937), published by Eymery Fruger & Cie, rue Maz... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,200 - $ 1,500
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MORSE, S.E.,  The Cerographic Missionary Atlas.  [Imprint inside front cover:] Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, By Se. E. Morse & Co.,…., antique map, old maps MORSE, S.E. - The Cerographic Missionary Atlas. [Imprint inside front cover:] Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, By Se. E. Morse & Co.,….
New York, 1848, Uncoloured.. 270x315mm. Cerographic atlas and historical wood-cut engravings. Oblong quarto in original tan wrappers, 18 wax-engraved maps. Cover on brownish paper with edges a bit frayed.
An unusually and quite early American atlas of areas where missionary activity was being, or could be conducte... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 900 - $ 1,250
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WERNER, R. P. O.,  Atlas des Missions Catholiques., antique map, old maps WERNER, R. P. O. - Atlas des Missions Catholiques.
Lyon, 1886, In original colours.. 300x225mm. Hard cover publisher's binding. Three tables (2 folded) and 20 printed colour maps, 43 pages. Corners, binding some wear. Very light foxing on pages throughout atlas including on some maps, but hardly visible. The book block 300 x 225mm.
Sub title text: Vingt cartes teintées, avec texte explicatif par R. P. O. Werner de la Compagnie de Jésus. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 750 - $ 1,000
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