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MÜNSTER, S.,  [World map]  Typus Universalis., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - [World map] Typus Universalis.
Basle, ca. 1541, Coloured.. 308x360mm. In attractive colours. Latin text on the reverse.
The first of Münster's world map blocks, which can be distinguished from the editions of 1550 and after, the later editions being significantly revised and including the initials of the engraver David Kandel.
The first map to name the Pacific Ocean (Mare Pacificum). The west coast of America a...
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Estimates : $ 4,500 - $ 5,000
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Sold for $ 4,000
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BÜNTING, H., Cosmographia Universalis. . ., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Cosmographia Universalis. . .
Magdeburg, ca. 1581, Uncoloured.. 277x362mm. Wood block print. Paper slightly browned and spotted. Generally in good condition.
Map of the old world showing a landmass remarkably like the west coast of Australia and roughly where Australia should be.Lower left an early representation of America, the Caspian Sea is greatly exaggerated in size. The seas are adorned with sea monsters and many major cities are indicated and name... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 600 - $ 800
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Sold for $ 650
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BÜNTING, H., Die gantze Welt in ein Kleberblatt.., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Die gantze Welt in ein Kleberblatt..
Magdeburg, ca. 1581, Uncoloured.. 260x360mm. Paper slightly browned. One centimetre printed area on left and right hand side reinforced and carefully redrawn. Paper thinning in centerfold, Missing areas reinforced and redrawn.
This extraordinary curiosity is referred to as the Clover-leaf, for obvious reasons. Heinrich Bünting's design was inspired by the trefoil form of the arms of Hanover, his native town. Despite the map's unusual appearance the fact that Jerusalem appears at the centre leans strongly on the tra... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 2,400 - $ 3,000
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Sold for $ 2,300
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WYTFLIET, C.,  Utriusque Hemispherii Delineatio, antique map, old maps WYTFLIET, C. - Utriusque Hemispherii Delineatio
1597, Uncoloured. 300x370mm. In excellent condition.
From "Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum, sive Occidentis Notitia" published in 1597. First edition, paper size 30 x 37 cm.
This delicately engraved world map is from the first atlas devoted entirely to the New World. Cartographically, it is essentially a reduced version of Rumold Mercator’s ...
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Estimates : $ 1,400 - $ 1,750
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Sold for $ 1,175
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METELLUS, J., Chica sive Patagonica et Australis terra. 1598., antique map, old maps METELLUS, J. - Chica sive Patagonica et Australis terra. 1598.
Cologne, ca 1598, Coloured.. 226x286mm. Very nice example with a dark impression of both the map and the text on verso. With good margins, smaller on top. Central fold. Some overall uneven toning.
Two small fingermarks in the bottom margin.
Two maps on a single sheet: The upper map shows the Strait of Magellan separating Patagonia from Terra Australis. Shows the ill-fated Spanish colony of Philippopolis.
The map below shows the South Pole, a huge Terra Australis, parts of Southern Africa, Java and New Guinea. On the north coast of...
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Estimates : $ 1,800 - $ 2,200
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Sold for $ 1,500
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JANSSONIUS, Jan., Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, Jan. - Orbis Terrarum Veteribus Cogniti Typus Geographicus.
Amsterdam, ca 1650, In attractive strong original colours.. 405x510mm. Some foxing and age toning, old repair to lower centrefold (20 cm). Good impression, wide margins.
A standard map of the world, according to the ancients, by Jansson, published in the mid seventeenth century, but based on earlier works by Ortelius.
The map covers Europe and western Asia and Africa. Africa appears to be at the centre of the map. Sri Lanka is called Taprobana, and the Caspian ...
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Estimates : $ 350 - $ 500
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D'AVITY, P., Set of 4 continents - America Noviter Delineata, Asia Recens Summa Cura Delineata, Africa Nova Tabula and Nova Europae Descriptio, antique map, old maps D'AVITY, P. - Set of 4 continents - America Noviter Delineata, Asia Recens Summa Cura Delineata, Africa Nova Tabula and Nova Europae Descriptio
Paris, 1659, Coloured. 410x550mm. America Noviter Delineata: Very good condition. Verso without text. Partially trimmed and restored. Expert repairs along fold lines and to several cracks. Asia recens Summa cura delineata: Verso without text. Margins trimmed and restored.. Expert repairs to verso along a fold line showing through around China/Thailand. Some minor scuffing. Nova Europae Descriptio: Partially restored along fold lines. repaired cracks on verso. Margins trimmed and restored. Africa Nova Tabula: Partially restored along fold lines. Margins trimmed and restored.
A magnificient and rare set of the 4 continents by Pierre D'Avity.
The maps are from the French work "Les Etats, Empires, Royaumes du Monde". The engraver is unknown though the maps are closely copied from Picart's version of 1644, which was in turn derived from Jansson's map of 1623.
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Estimates : $ 12,000 - $ 14,000
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Visscher, N. / D. Stoopendaal., Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata Et In Lucem Edita., antique map, old maps Visscher, N. / D. Stoopendaal. - Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata Et In Lucem Edita.
Dordrecht / Amsterdam, ca. 1680, attractive later colouring. 355x455mm. good cond.
A world map in two hemispheres, decorated in the corners with the representations of the four continents in allegorical form. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,400 - $ 1,500
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CORONELLI, V.M. / NOLIN, J.B., Le Globe Terrestre Represente en Deux Plans-Hemispheres, et en Diverses autres Figures.., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. / NOLIN, J.B. - Le Globe Terrestre Represente en Deux Plans-Hemispheres, et en Diverses autres Figures..
Paris, 1690, Coloured.. 452x595mm. Additional creasing along the centerfold, a few other creases, old ink writing on the verso, a few verso paper repairs, tiny hole and darkened spot near the Strait of Anian, some mild soiling, still very good, a scarce and important map.
A copper-engraved double-hemisphere map of the world, surrounded by smaller hemispherical and oval maps, hand-coloured in outline.
Significant world map at the end of the 17th century, with California depicted as an island, on the main map as well as three of the smaller maps. Australia is part...
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Estimates : $ 2,750 - $ 3,000
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DEFER, Nicoles. , Mappe-Monde, ou Carte Generale de la Terre, Divisee en Deux Hemispheres Suivant la Projection la Plus Commune ou Tous les Points Principaux sont Placez sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Siences, antique map, old maps DEFER, Nicoles. - Mappe-Monde, ou Carte Generale de la Terre, Divisee en Deux Hemispheres Suivant la Projection la Plus Commune ou Tous les Points Principaux sont Placez sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Siences
Paris, 1700, In original o./l. colours with later colour.. 440x695mm. Several sizeable tears professionally repaired with paper to the verso (no loss and invisible from the front), good to very good condition..
A copper-engraved double-hemisphere map, hand-coloured in outline, with coloured pictorial representations as background, engraved text at top and bottom.

A rare first state of De Fer's 1700 world map, engraved by H. van Loon, with California depicted as an island. Shirley remarks, "In th...
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Estimates : $ 3,000 - $ 3,600
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Sold for $ 2,400
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SCHERER, Heinrich, [World Polar Projection with insular California.], antique map, old maps SCHERER, Heinrich - [World Polar Projection with insular California.]
Munich, ca. 1710, Uncoloured.. 240x360mm. Paper light cream coloured, folds as issued, evenly toned with some foxing, smudging and staining, edges reddened with a slight discolouration to the centrefold, some slight warping, otherwise in fine condition.
Original copper engraved map; page size 27 x 40 cm; from: 'Atlas Novus...Part III...Atlas Marianus'.
A beautifully engraved world map on a North polar projection which is the general map to Scherer's 'Atlas Marianus' , glorifying the Virgin Mary, and marking Jesuit missions around the World. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 400 - $ 1,000
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Sold for $ 800
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HOTAN ( ZUDA ROKASHI), Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka no Zu - [Map of all the countries in Jambudvipa], antique map, old maps HOTAN ( ZUDA ROKASHI) - Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka no Zu - [Map of all the countries in Jambudvipa]
Bundaiken Uhei, Kyoto, 1710, In original colours.. 1180x1420mm. Woodcut map - drawn with Indian ink and beautiful blue colouring of the sea. Overall the condition is very good with the map being backed and cleaned.
Some wear on fold lines, stains, a few repaired wormholes, minor work repairs and paper thinned in some areas.
The much rarer 2nd state of this highly important East Asian world map.Possibly one of only 6 known copies.The first Japanese map to depict the world, including Europe and America, from a Buddhist perspective.
The map centered on "Jambu-Dvipa“, the mythological heart of Buddhist cosmogr...
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Estimates : $ 25,000 - $ 30,000
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BODENEHR, G.,  Carta Hydrographica oder Algemeine Welt. . ., antique map, old maps BODENEHR, G. - Carta Hydrographica oder Algemeine Welt. . .
Augsburg, 1720, Coloured.. 146x232mm. In good condition.
World map in Mercator projection. Showing California as an island. In upper left and right hand corner two ships. The map is showing the important trade routes.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 360 - $ 400
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte pour servir à l'intelligence de l'histoire de la chronologie et de la géographie des empires des Assiriens, des Perses, des Egyptiens et des Chinois., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte pour servir à l'intelligence de l'histoire de la chronologie et de la géographie des empires des Assiriens, des Perses, des Egyptiens et des Chinois.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 335x442mm. Very good impression. With 4 small wormholes filled in.
Interesting sheet with a map of the classical world showing the empires of the Assyrians, Persians, Egyptians and Chinese, with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique". In upper right margin: 'N°5'.

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Hugue...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte historique chronologique et géographique de l'empire Grec . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte historique chronologique et géographique de l'empire Grec . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 335x440mm. Very good impression.
Interesting sheet with a map of the Roman Empire, with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume Atlas Historique. In upper right margin: 'N°10'.

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Marti...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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Sold for $ 50
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DE LETH, H., Le Globe Terrestre en Deux Plans-Hemispheres, antique map, old maps DE LETH, H. - Le Globe Terrestre en Deux Plans-Hemispheres
Amsterdam, 1728, Original outline colour. 163x216mm. Paper slightly age-toned, a few light stains, narrow right margin. Mounted on antique album paper.
Small, early 18th c. French double hemisphere map of the world in original outline colour. With an ornate cartouche and scientific explanatory text in the corners. The Island of California is shown as well as the Northwest Passage and a partly discovered Australia Coastline.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 250 - $ 350
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Map monde ou description generale du globe terrestre., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Map monde ou description generale du globe terrestre.
Amsterdam, 1728, In original o/l colours.. 332x440mm. Repair of a small spilt in lower part center fold, 5cm into engraved area. A good and dark impression. Very rare to find in original colours.
A double hemisphere world map, surrounded by a florid vine pattern with depictions of "Le Soleil Salon le Pere Kircher" and "La Lune Selon Monsieur Cassini" and a compass rose.
The map depicts California as an island with the coastline above stretching nearly to Asia. This map includes a parti...
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Estimates : $ 300 - $ 500
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte d'Espagne et des Principaux Etats. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte d'Espagne et des Principaux Etats. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, In original o/l colours.. 335x440mm. A good and dark impression. Hard to find in original colours.
Interesting sheet showing 15 maps of Spain and it's overseas possessions. With maps of Philippines, Canary Islands, Sardinia, Cuba, Mexico, Belgium, Sicily and South America.
The text panels giving interesting information for each area.

Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of H...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte historique et géographique de l'ancienne Grece . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte historique et géographique de l'ancienne Grece . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, In original o/l colours.. 333x440mm. Very good impression. Hard to find in original colours.
A map of Greece during the Roman Empire, with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume Atlas Historique. In upper right margin: 'N°6.

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London ...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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SANSON, G. / JAILLOT, H.,  Mappe-Monde Geo-Hydrographique, ou Description Générale. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, G. / JAILLOT, H. - Mappe-Monde Geo-Hydrographique, ou Description Générale. . .
Paris, 1741/ c.1745, In original o/l colours.. 465x655mm. Minor spotting in the generous margins, and a neatly repaired tear along the fold, slightly affecting the cartouche at the foot.
Large map of the world in two hemispheres, in a stereographic projection (each hemisphere 31.5 cm in diameter). California seems to be connected to the mainland, rather than appearing as an island, but the placement of the lettering slightly obscures the connection. The map in its first state, dated... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 1,400 - $ 1,750
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ANONYMOUS., Mappemonde, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - Mappemonde
London, 1746, Attractive Colors. 150x270mm. In fine condition with folds as issued.
A simple double hemisphere map of the world. Inconsistencies with current maps include: the eastern coast of Australia and New Zealand are not yet completely formed; the northwest coast of North America is totally blank: Antarctica is not yet included.

Includes the south part of the Pacif...
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Estimates : $ 160 - $ 200
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ANSON, George., Carte dans laquelle on voit la route que le Centurion a tenu dans le voiage au tour du monde., antique map, old maps ANSON, George. - Carte dans laquelle on voit la route que le Centurion a tenu dans le voiage au tour du monde.
Paris, ca.1750, Coloured.. 240x410mm. Fold as issued; paper slightly toned with marginal discolouration; colour shining through on verso.
Some faint indentations; otherwise in fine condition.
A copper engraved map; overall size 33.5 x 50 cm
A nicely coloured World map, on Mercator's Projection, depicting Anson's voyage around the World.
Engraved by Lattre; French edition. Shows California as an Island, as well as the tracks of the Centurion.

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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.,  Division Générale et Naturelle de la Terre, Suivant les Anciens., antique map, old maps DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B. - Division Générale et Naturelle de la Terre, Suivant les Anciens.
Paris, 1762, In original colours.. 385x540mm. Water stains in lower margin, just affecting printed border. In good condition. Dark impression.
Decorative chart showing the world as it was known by the ancients.
Left and right a box with geographical information about Europe, Asia and Africa.
Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at rue St.Jacques...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.,  Suite de la Longitude., antique map, old maps DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B. - Suite de la Longitude.
Paris, 1762, In original colours.. 385x540mm. Water stains in lower margin, just affecting printed border. Overall good condition but stained on the right side. Dark impression.
Decorative map showing one hemisphere divided into meridians.
Left and right a box with further information's about longitude.
Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at rue St.Jacques.
From : Atlas M...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Mappe-Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Mappe-Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre.
Amsterdam, 1773, In original colours.. 252x375mm. In very fine condition.
Unciommon issue of this very nice map of the world in double hemisphere. With an incomplete coastline of Australia and north- west America.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissements Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
With...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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TARDIEU, A., Mappe-Monde Physique d'Apres les Vues du Profr. Pallas Redigees par Andre Mongez , antique map, old maps TARDIEU, A. - Mappe-Monde Physique d'Apres les Vues du Profr. Pallas Redigees par Andre Mongez
Paris, 1779, Coloured. 325x430mm. In fine condition with centrefold now flattened out and small hole in bottom centrefold repaired.
An unusual map of the world with physical topography that reveals mountain ranges both on land and under the sea.
The curious undersea mountain ranges displayed here were drawn by Andre Mongez to illustrate the geographical theories of Peter Simon Pallas, a German polymath living in Russia, who...
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Estimates : $ 400 - $ 500
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DE PAGE, P.M.F.,  Carte Reduite du globe Terrestre. . ., antique map, old maps DE PAGE, P.M.F. - Carte Reduite du globe Terrestre. . .
Paris, ca 1782, Uncoloured.. 275x342mm. Several folds as issued. Repair of tear in the left hand side, 6 cm into the image. Upper left margin cut close to the border frame. Repair of marginal split, right border.
Fine world map in a Mercator projection. From Voyages autour du monde et vers les deux pôles par terre et par mer.. by Pierre Marie François vicomte de Pages (1748-1793).
Born of noble family, a French naval officer, Pierre Marie François de Pages, made a five-year voyage around the worl...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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DEZAUCHE / BUACHE,P. / de l'ISLE.,  Orbis Veteribus Noti Tabula Nova., antique map, old maps DEZAUCHE / BUACHE,P. / de l'ISLE. - Orbis Veteribus Noti Tabula Nova.
Paris, 1785, In original o/l colours.. 505x500mm. Good and dark impression.
Ancient map of the Eastern Hemisphere, with the outline of western Australia shown, Madagascar under its old name (Menuthias Island).
On this map Hokkaido is even bigger depicted than Honshu. Japan is called Satyrorum Insulae Tres.
Prepared by DeLisle and published by Dezauche, as succe...
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Estimates : $ 175 - $ 250
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ANONYMOUS., World Map (Isobratchenie Obvish Polovhin...), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - World Map (Isobratchenie Obvish Polovhin...)
St. Petesburg, 1790, Org. o/l colouring. 195x365mm. Minor timewear. Some foxing.
A copperplate Russian map of the world with outline original colouring.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 850 - $ 1,000
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BARLOW, James, Map of the World from the Best Authorities., antique map, old maps BARLOW, James - Map of the World from the Best Authorities.
Bungay, 1807, Original colours.. 185x350mm. The map is in good condition but it does have original folds that will flatted. Wide margins the sheet size is 260 x 420 mm the printed area approximately 185 x 350 mm.
An attractive map of the World in two hemispheres engraved by James Barlow with original hand colouring. Published by C. Brightly and J Kinnersley in Bungay Suffolk, January 1807. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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BRUE, H.,  Mappe-Monde en deux Hémisphere carte encyprotupe.., antique map, old maps BRUE, H. - Mappe-Monde en deux Hémisphere carte encyprotupe..
Paris, 1816, In original o/l colours.. 385x680mm. Wide margins, some discolouration along center fold.
Uncommon world map in double hemisphere centered on Australia and New Zealand.
Prepared by dedicated to H.Brué and published by Desray and Goujon....
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Estimates : $ 300 - $ 350
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BRUE, H.,  Mappe-Monde sur la projection de Mercator. . ., antique map, old maps BRUE, H. - Mappe-Monde sur la projection de Mercator. . .
Paris, 1816, In original o/l colours.. 530x759mm. In very good condition.
A very detailed world map in Mercator projection centered on Australia. Prepared by H.Brué and published by Desray and Goujon in Paris. Dated 1816.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 275 - $ 350
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ZURLA, P.,  Abbozzo della mappa dei viaggi di Marco Polo nella sala dello Scudo del Palazzo ducale di Venezia., antique map, old maps ZURLA, P. - Abbozzo della mappa dei viaggi di Marco Polo nella sala dello Scudo del Palazzo ducale di Venezia.
Venice, 1818, Uncoloured.. 176x350mm. Wide margins. Very light water staining in lower and left margin. Very good.
Rare map showing the travels of Marco Polo, taken from "Sulle antiche mappe idro-geografiche lavorate in Venezia: Commentario.", by Placido Zurla (1769-1834), published in 1818. The map is orientated with south at the top. In the left hand the Northern part of America with "Terre Incognite d'Antropo... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 600 - $ 750
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SELVES,H.,  Mappe-Monde, dressée pour l'usage des Colléges 1821 à Paris. . ., antique map, old maps SELVES,H. - Mappe-Monde, dressée pour l'usage des Colléges 1821 à Paris. . .
Paris, 1821, In original colours.. 215x420mm. With some light discolouration of paper. Generally in good condition. With red ink line in left hemisphere.
Uncommon double hemisphere world map, centered on Australia. Lithography in very delicate hand colours. Small scale in lower part. The continents are empty except for the mountain ranges.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 100 - $ 200
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Sold for $ 60
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SUHARD, J.,  [Manuscript] Mappe - Monde - Novembre 1838., antique map, old maps SUHARD, J. - [Manuscript] Mappe - Monde - Novembre 1838.
Paris, 1838, In original o/l colours.. 273x531mm. Pen and ink with water colour on sound paper. Marginal repair of short tear central part of left margin. Good margins. Close to excellent condition.
Fine manuscript double hemisphere world map. With an over sized Australia and no place names on the continents. With the signature of the author Suhardbetween the hemispheres.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 300 - $ 400
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ARROWSMITH, John,  Orbis Veteribus Notus., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Orbis Veteribus Notus.
London, 1839, In original o/l colours.. 480x595mm. In good general condition, although there is some light foxing, minor staining, and some paper damage to top left margin.
A detailed steel engraved map of the ancient world, stretching from Europe eastwards to the Black Sea and beyond, southwards through northern Africa, Arabia, India, and Siam. The map's text is in Latin reflecting the classical nature of its content.
The Arrowsmith family members were among the ...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 350
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ARROWSMITH, John,  The World on Mercator's Projection., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - The World on Mercator's Projection.
London, 1839, In original o/l colours.. 490x595mm. In good general condition, although there is some light foxing.
A detailed steel engraved map of the World, as laid on Mercator's Projection. Each continent has a different colour. Lands contiguous to both poles are shown. The map is well presented and pleasing to the eye.
The Arrowsmith family members were among the most respected and influential cartograp...
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Estimates : $ 550 - $ 700
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TASSO, G.,  Il mondo cocsciuto dagli antichi e le laggiori antiche monarchie Persiana, Macedone, Romana . . . , antique map, old maps TASSO, G. - Il mondo cocsciuto dagli antichi e le laggiori antiche monarchie Persiana, Macedone, Romana . . .
Venice, 1840, In attractive original colours.. 335x475mm. Printed on heavy paper. Mint condition.
A rare double-page map of the Ancient World.
From l'Atlante Storico, Letterario, Biografico, Archeologico. . . with attributions by Giambatista Albrizzi.
Lower left a colour-key to the Persian, Macedonia, Roman, Greek and the Empire of Alexander the Great.
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Berra, Marco., Orbis Veteribus Notus , antique map, old maps Berra, Marco. - Orbis Veteribus Notus
Prague, 1840, Original outline hand colouring. 340x465mm. In good condition with numerous original folds lightly toned.
A map of the ancient world by Marco Berra.
Berra was primarily a music publisher, active in Prague between 1811 and 1853. ...
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Estimates : $ 75 - $ 100
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BARTHOLOMEW, J., The World, on the Plane of a Meridian [and] The World on Mercator's Projection., antique map, old maps BARTHOLOMEW, J. - The World, on the Plane of a Meridian [and] The World on Mercator's Projection.
London, ca 1865, In original colours.. 480x587mm. In mint condition. Light spotting only. Good margins.
A pair of World maps by J. Bartholomew, published by George Philip & Son.
The first world map has a large eastern and western hemisphere, beneath which are two pairs of world maps: firstly, a southern and northern hemisphere' on the plane of the Equator', secondly, a pair of southern and northe...
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Estimates : $ 160 - $ 200
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart van den Regenval., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart van den Regenval.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 195x302mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition.
One of the earliest thematic maps showing a World map in Mercator projection of the rainfall. Published in the Netherlands from "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". Prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and statistics in the first half of...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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POSTHUMUS, N.W.,  Kaart der Plantengebieden., antique map, old maps POSTHUMUS, N.W. - Kaart der Plantengebieden.
Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, 1883, In original printed colours.. 195x302mm. Chromo lithographed map. Some light marginal spotting. Generally in very good condition. Accompanied by 5pp text sheets with illustrations.
One of the earliest thematic maps published in the Netherlands showing a world map of Plant Areas, accompanied by 5pp text sheets with illustrations. From "Atlas der natuurkundige aardrijkskunde. . .". Prepared by Nicolaas Wilhelmus Posthumus.
The rise of science as geology, geography and stat...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 35
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JANNT, J.B. , Le Tour du Monde en 120 Images Grand Concours du Chocolat Menier., antique map, old maps JANNT, J.B. - Le Tour du Monde en 120 Images Grand Concours du Chocolat Menier.
Paris, 1956 , Colour lithograph.. 765x1120mm. Very fine condition with vibrant original colours. The map has been professionally linen-backed.
A splendid pictorial map of the world by Chocolat Menier. The map features 120 images of explorers, plants, animals, and structures from around the world.
Three small inserts present maps of the Congo, India and Tibet, and Israel. A red line of travel connects each place name on the map and the...
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Estimates : $ 850 - $ 1,000
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