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DENIS,  (Tableau d'explication des marques, p12), antique map, old maps DENIS - (Tableau d'explication des marques, p12)
Paris, 1764, Uncoloured.. 455x645mm. Very light water stains and spotting. Else in good condition.
Key sheet to a rare atlas of the province of Normandy " Atlas de la Province de Normandie dédié à Mr Thiroux de Crosne . . ." dedicated to Mr. Thiroux Crosne .Published by Louis Denis, geographer (1725-1794) , obtained the title of geographer to the Duke of Berry, until Louis XVI.
In lower left...
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Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BÜNTING, H.,  Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi., antique map, old maps BÜNTING, H. - Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi.
Magdeburg, ca. 1579, Coloured.. 250x350mm. German text on verso.
Wood block map of Asia in the form of a Pegasus. The seas are adorned with sea monsters and many major cities are indicated and named. There are several states, of this map.
Some marginal tears in lower margin reinforced. German text on verso.

Bünting's work Itinerarium Sacrae Scr...
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Estimate
($ 2,500 - 2,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AMON CARTER MUSEUM,  Crossroads of Empire. Early Maps of Texas and the Southwest 1513 - 1900, antique map, old maps AMON CARTER MUSEUM - Crossroads of Empire. Early Maps of Texas and the Southwest 1513 - 1900
Fort Worth, 1981, In printed colours.. 660x434mm. Poster.
Poster made for the exhibit 'Crossroads of Empire: Printed Maps of Texas and the Southwest, 1513-1900' at the Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth" June 11–July 26, 1981.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 45 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEIGEL, Ch.,  Discus Chronologicus Regum utriusque Siciliae et Ducum Princ, antique map, old maps WEIGEL, Ch. - Discus Chronologicus Regum utriusque Siciliae et Ducum Princ
Nuremberg, 1750, In attractive strong. 425x357mm. Several folds as issued. Short margins as issued. Repaired tear of 5cm into left part of print.
Chronological volvelle table showing the Sicilian rulers from the year 0 until 1730. COMPLETE with its volvelle.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRAND, P.J. / LOGEROT, A.,  Tableau chronologique de l'histoire de France par P.J Ferrand., antique map, old maps FERRAND, P.J. / LOGEROT, A. - Tableau chronologique de l'histoire de France par P.J Ferrand.
Paris, c.1839, In original colours.. 640x900mm. Steel engraved plate in mint condition.
Very large time table of France with a wealth of historical information until the year 1811. Prepared by P.J.Ferrand, enraved by Ch.Simon and published by Auguste Logerot . Logerot was a French publisher active from c. 1839 until 1880. Logerot made use of the works of the well known cartographers Fr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
JANSSONIUS, J.,  [Four cartouche cuttings one one sheet], antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - [Four cartouche cuttings one one sheet]
Amsterdam, c.1650, Uncoloured.. 100x200mm. Size of paper 250x330mm. Pasted on a larger sheet of 19th century paper. Dark impressions.
Four cut-outs of scale cartouches from Johannes Janssonius plates. Cartouches featuring natives and merchants.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  [Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [Untitled map of the European countries in a playing grid].
France, ca. 1850, In original colours.. 207x208mm. Lithographed map. Overall very good condition.
Small, accurate lithographed maps of Europe and Asia, embedded in a square playing grid formed by 100 cells.
The 11 cells contain the profile of or a reference to a emperors, some cells show vignettes representing a particular episode of the Gospel, some others contain symbols referring to the ...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., De la Longitude et de la Latitude., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - De la Longitude et de la Latitude.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x455mm. In fine condition with usual age toning.
Two empty circular maps of hemispheres depicting the Longitude and Latitude. To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.

Claude Buy de Mornas (d. 1783), was "Géographe du roi" (1764). He...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Division Astronomique de la Terre., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Division Astronomique de la Terre.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x460mm. In fine condition with a repaired tear in the upper left quadrant.
An empty circular map of a hemisphere depicting the equator and zones including Tropic, Cancer, Tropic and Capricorn.
To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from the “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.

Claude Buy de ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Du Meridien et de L’Equateur., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Du Meridien et de L’Equateur.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x455mm. In fine condition with usual age toning.
A circular map depicting the Equator and Tropic of Cancer and Capricorn. To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.
Claude Buy de Mornas (d. 1783), was Géographe du roi (1764). He produced th...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 4
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Lecon Methodique et Elementaire., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Lecon Methodique et Elementaire.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x480mm. In fine condition with a repaired 2.5" tear at the bottom centre.
Five circular maps showing the position of various people on the earth. The map features a vignette at the centre bottom.
To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and description of the map. It is from “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.
Claude Buy de Mornas ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Position Respective des Peuples de la Terre., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Position Respective des Peuples de la Terre.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x480mm. In fine condition with several minor repaired margin tears.
Five circular maps showing the position of various people on the earth. The map features a vignette at the centre bottom.
To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.
Claude Buy de Mornas...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Suite de Longitude., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Suite de Longitude.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x455mm. In very fine condition on handmade watermarked paper.
A circular map depicting the Equator and lines of Longitude. To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.
Claude Buy de Mornas (d. 1783), was "Géographe du roi" (1764). He produced the Atl...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE MORNAS / DESNOS., Zones., antique map, old maps DE MORNAS / DESNOS. - Zones.
Paris, 1790, Original Colouring. 295x460mm. In very fine condition on hand made water marked paper.
A circular map of the Eastern Hemisphere, depicting the zones of the earth, including Torid, Temper and Glacial.
To the left and right of the map is French text with remarks and descriptions of the map. It is from the “Geographie Moderne Historique et Politique”.

Claude Buy de Mornas...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Title Pages
CHIQUET, J.,   [Title page] Le nouveau et curieux Atlas Géographique et historique ou Le Divertissement des Empereurs, Roys, et Princes. Tant dans laz Guerre que dans la Paix., antique map, old maps CHIQUET, J. - [Title page] Le nouveau et curieux Atlas Géographique et historique ou Le Divertissement des Empereurs, Roys, et Princes. Tant dans laz Guerre que dans la Paix.
Paris, 1719, Uncoloured.. 162x220mm. Good condition. Paper browned.
Decorative title page. According to its title, this atlas was intended for the entertainment of emperors, kings, and princes!... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MERIAN, C.,  (Title page ) Topographia Galliae. . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, C. - (Title page ) Topographia Galliae. . .
Frankfurt, 1658, Uncoloured.. 280x180mm. Good impression.
Title page from Casper Merian's Topographia Galliae...... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 25 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, J.,  (Title page from ) . . . Atlas Novus pars secunda. Duo Protegit Unus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - (Title page from ) . . . Atlas Novus pars secunda. Duo Protegit Unus.
Amsterdam, 1650, Coloured.. 200x243mm. In very good condition.
Frontispiece of the second part of this fine atlas. The title is attached on a separate piece of paper, as is common, and set in an architectural framework flanked.
At top, a coat of arms surmounted by a crown and surrounded by two golden chains, the bigger carrying a pendant which represents t...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DENIS,  (Title page) Atlas de la Province de Normandie dédié à Mr Thiroux de Crosne . . ., antique map, old maps DENIS - (Title page) Atlas de la Province de Normandie dédié à Mr Thiroux de Crosne . . .
Paris, ca. 1770, Uncoloured.. 455x645mm. Large brown water stains in lower left and right hand corners. Else in good condition.
Title page to a rare atlas of the province of Normandy "Atlas de la Province de Normandie dédié à Mr Thiroux de Crosne . . ." dedicated to Mr. Thiroux Crosne .Published by Louis Denis, geographer (1725-1794) , obtained the title of geographer to the Duke of Berry, until Louis XVI.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DANCKWERTH, C.,  (Title page) Neue Landesbeschreibung der zwei Herzogtümer Schleswig und Holstein. . ., antique map, old maps DANCKWERTH, C. - (Title page) Neue Landesbeschreibung der zwei Herzogtümer Schleswig und Holstein. . .
Hüssen, 1652, Coloured.. 405x275mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some marginal tears. Laid down on a 19th century piece of paper for protective reason.
Decorative title page from the earliest printed atlas in Denmark which covers the area Schleswig Holstein from Hamburg up to Kolding in North.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
CAUPER, G-P.,  (Title page) Recueil d'ornemen dédié a Monsieur en l'année 1777., antique map, old maps CAUPER, G-P. - (Title page) Recueil d'ornemen dédié a Monsieur en l'année 1777.
Aix en Provence, 1777, Uncoloured.. 485x223mm. Cut on the neat line, with added margins. Good condition.
Beautiful title page. In the center a medallion with the portrait of Louis Stanislas Xavier de Bourbon. He was King of France and of Navarre from 1814 to 1824, omitting the Hundred Days in 1815. Louis XVIII spent twenty-three years in exile, from 1791 to 1814, during the French Revolution and the Fi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N. / MORTIER, P.,  (Title page) Table Des Cartes etc: Du Sr. Sanson.., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MORTIER, P. - (Title page) Table Des Cartes etc: Du Sr. Sanson..
Amsterdam, 1700, In very attractive original colours.. 525x426mm. Slightly age toned, a few slight paper paper creases, generally in very good condition.
Large, powerfully engraved title page. Geographic scholars at work in a library are depicted along the bottom.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 800 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERIAN, C.,  (Title page) Topographia Galliae. . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, C. - (Title page) Topographia Galliae. . .
Frankfurt, 1658, Uncoloured.. 280x180mm. Good impression.
Title page from Casper Merian's Topographia Galliae...... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 25 - 35)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MERIAN, C.,  (Title page) Topographia Sueviae dasist . . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, C. - (Title page) Topographia Sueviae dasist . . .
Frankfurt, 1643, Uncoloured.. 273x170mm. Good impression. Paper slightly age-toned.
Title page from Casper Merian's Topographia Galliae...... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 25 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ALBRIZZI, G.,  Augusti. II. Re di Polonia, Ellettore di Sassonia., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G. - Augusti. II. Re di Polonia, Ellettore di Sassonia.
Venice, 1739, Uncoloured.. 105x170mm. Good condition.
Portrait of Augustus II the Strong (12 May 1670 – 1 February 1733) of the Albertine line of the House of Wettin was Elector of Saxony (as Frederick Augustus I), Imperial Vicar and elected King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania.
Augustus' great physical strength earned him the nicknames "th...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Grand Theatre de la Guerre sur les Frontieres de France & D'Allemagne.., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Grand Theatre de la Guerre sur les Frontieres de France & D'Allemagne..
Amsterdam, c. 1745, In original colours.. 477x623mm. Elegant dark impression on heavy paper, slightly age-toned. Minor brown spots along the margins. Good condition.
Elegant arrangement of ten vignette views representing fortresses on or near the Rhine, including one view of a French Siège de Philipsbourg.
The forts on the Rhine constituted part of Louis XIV's military legacy to France, and they were being threatened during the War of the Spanish Succ...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ALBRIZZI, G.,  Stanislao Leczinski Re di Polonia, Gran Duca di Lituania., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G. - Stanislao Leczinski Re di Polonia, Gran Duca di Lituania.
Venice, 1739, Uncoloured.. 105x170mm. Good condition.
Portrait of Stanislaw I Leszczynski ( 20 October 1677 – 23 February 1766) was King of Poland, Grand Duke of Lithuania, Duke of Lorraine and a count of the Holy Roman Empire.
Stanislaw was born into a powerful magnate family of Greater Poland, and he had the opportunity to travel to western Euro...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Title page: Introduction a la geographie, Contenant.. (2 sheets), antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Title page: Introduction a la geographie, Contenant.. (2 sheets)
Amsterdam, c. 1745, Uncoloured.. 415x260mm. Copper engraving with letter press in black and red. Browned along the margins. Soiling on verso.
In lower part title page an interesting world map in double hemisphere. The map is printed north up and is mirror imaged. Showing California as an island. French text on the second sheet containing the Preface and the list of chapters.
The title page is from a Dutch edition of De L'...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DESNOS / BRION,  [Frontispiece] Atlas Général et Elémentaire Pour l'Etude de la Géographie et de l'Histoire moderne.., antique map, old maps DESNOS / BRION - [Frontispiece] Atlas Général et Elémentaire Pour l'Etude de la Géographie et de l'Histoire moderne..
Paris, 1786, Uncoloured.. 288x200mm. Minor marginal water stain in the right corners. Else very good condition.
Allegoric frontispiece, from Atlas Général et Élémentaire pour l'Etude de la Géographie et de l'Histoire moderne. Engraved by K.Audran.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J.,  [Frontispiece] Toonneel des Aerdrycx, oft Nieuwe Atlas.. Tweede stuck., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - [Frontispiece] Toonneel des Aerdrycx, oft Nieuwe Atlas.. Tweede stuck.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive strong original colours.. 409x249mm. A good and dark impression. Fine original colour, with gold highlights. Good margins.
Frontispiece from a Dutch text edition of this fine atlas. The title is attached on a separate piece of paper, as is common, and set in an architectural framework flanked by 4 female figures.

The map is in a strictly contemporary colouring and of the highest level.
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Estimate
($ 400 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
MERIAN, C.,  [Title page ] Topographia Sueviae dasist  Beschreib: und Eigentliche.  . ., antique map, old maps MERIAN, C. - [Title page ] Topographia Sueviae dasist Beschreib: und Eigentliche. . .
Frankfurt, 1643, Uncoloured.. 280x167mm. Good impression. Paper slightly age-toned. Good margins.
Title page from Casper Merian's Topographia Sueviae...... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
FERDINAND, P,  [Title page] France divisée en 83 departements. [with compass rose in manuscript]., antique map, old maps FERDINAND, P - [Title page] France divisée en 83 departements. [with compass rose in manuscript].
Paris, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 530x380mm. Cut on neatline and pasted on a larger sheet. Centerfold. Dark impression. Title in manuscript and compass rose in manuscript and lead pencil on verso.
Title page with in panel manuscript title in brown ink "France divisée en 83 departements. . .". On vers... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 190 - 240)

Starting bid
$ 0
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
DALLA VIA, A.,  [Title page] Gli Argonauti., antique map, old maps DALLA VIA, A. - [Title page] Gli Argonauti.
Venice, ca. 1720, Uncoloured.. 342x250mm. Dark water stain along left margin not affecting engraved area. Wide margins. Dark impression. A few tiny brown spots in the central part of the title page.
Decorative title page illustrating allegorical and mythological figures. Engraved by Alessandro Dalla Via after a drawing by Lodovico Lanberti.
At the top some cherubs carry an escutcheon containing a world sphere surmounted by a vessel. A bigger angel shows a ribbon carrying the motto "Plus U...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BICKHAM the Elder, George, Britannia., antique map, old maps BICKHAM the Elder, George - Britannia.
London, 1748, Uncoloured.. 255x160mm. Slight age toning and light spotting.
A decorative frontispiece engraved by George Bickham the Elder drawn by Hubert-François Bourguignon, Gravelot.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
SPEED, John.  , Liber Tertius: Generalem Inspectionem Siue Consyde-Rationem Scotiae., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - Liber Tertius: Generalem Inspectionem Siue Consyde-Rationem Scotiae.
London, 1616 , Hand colouring. 380x230mm. In very good condition.
A dedication page from John Speed's 1616 Atlas - Latin edition.
On the verso is the Royal coat of arms: “Dieu Et Mon Droit”. Hand coloured.
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANTONIUM, C., Patrum Intelligentia Super Textum Evangeliorum., antique map, old maps ANTONIUM, C. - Patrum Intelligentia Super Textum Evangeliorum.
Rome, 1643, Uncoloured. 175x125mm. In very fine condition.
A fine copper engraved frontispiece from "Patrum Intelligentia Super Textum Evangeliorum", by D. Carolum Antonium in 1643. Engraved by Mariae Farroni. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BASIRE, James., Portrait of: William Camden from Britannia. , antique map, old maps BASIRE, James. - Portrait of: William Camden from Britannia.
London, 1789, Uncoloured as published. 430x260mm. In very good condition.
Lettered in background "Giulielm Camden Clarenti / Praelecturae Historicae Fundator Munific / Pondere non numero". With six lines of Latin on plaque, beginning "Hic oculos similesq vultus, hic ora lueri..." and below plaque "Degorevs Whear Prim Hist. PR. P.E. Posuyt / Marcus Gherrardis pinxit", and ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Blaeu, J., Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus. Partis Primae Pars Altera. , antique map, old maps Blaeu, J. - Theatrum Orbis Terrarum sive Atlas Novus. Partis Primae Pars Altera.
Amsterdam, 1640, original colouring. 322x196mm. excellent
Johan Blaeu succeeded his father Willem when the latter died in 1638. Johan led the Blaeu firm to its greatest achievement the 'Atlas Maior' in 12 parts, the greatest and finest atlas ever published.The frontispice of the first part of the 'Atlas Novus', by Johan Blaeu. On the right of the title St... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 220
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
MEISNER, D., Thesauri Philopolitici  Tomi Secundi Pars Quarta (Title Page), antique map, old maps MEISNER, D. - Thesauri Philopolitici Tomi Secundi Pars Quarta (Title Page)
Frankfurt, 1630, Coloured.. 130x150mm. In fine condition.
Striking, highly decorative title page from a rare work by Daniel Meisner "Thesauri Philo-Politici Oder Politisches Schatzkästlein guter Herren und bestendiger Freund…" printed by Eberhard Kieser and published in Frankfort in 1630. The plate shows in each corner the representation of four cDeadly Si... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 69
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R., Title Page - Atlas Portatif Universel, antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. - Title Page - Atlas Portatif Universel
Paris, 1748, Coloured. 175x230mm. In good condition, but with a library stamp in the lower right corner.
A quaint little Title Page from Vaugondy's "ATLAS PORTATIF UNIVERSEL", Published by Bureau de L'atlas National in Paris in 1748.

Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766), also known as 'Le Sieur' or 'Monsieur Robert', and his son, Didier Robert de Vaugondy (c.1723–1786), were leading cartogr...
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Estimate
($ 165 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLEAU, J.,, Title Page – “Le Theatre du Monde”, Bleau, antique map, old maps BLEAU, J., - Title Page – “Le Theatre du Monde”, Bleau
Amsterdam, 1644, Attractive Colours. 415x280mm. In fine condition with a small antique signature above the word "Amsterdam".
An engraved title page to "Toonneel Des Aerdrycx, Oft Nieuwe Atlas, Uyutgegven Door Wilhelm En Johan Blaeu". It features the classical figures of Ptolemy (holding map-making tools) and Marinus (holding a rolled up map). There is also a large globe and a celestial globe.

Willem Janszoon B...
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Estimate
($ 375 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 225
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Blaeu, J., Toonneel des Aerdrycx oft Nieuwe Atlas uytgegeven door Wilhem en Joan Blaeu. Tweede Deel., antique map, old maps Blaeu, J. - Toonneel des Aerdrycx oft Nieuwe Atlas uytgegeven door Wilhem en Joan Blaeu. Tweede Deel.
Amsterdam, 1642, later colouring. 405x243mm. restored wormholes just reaching the printed area, otherwise in good condition.
The frontispice of Johan Blaeu's Toonneel des Aerdrycx oft Nieuwe Atllas, the second part.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. /  HONDIUS, H., [ frontispiece]. Belgii inferioris Geographicae tabulae, antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, H. - [ frontispiece]. Belgii inferioris Geographicae tabulae
Amsterdam, ca 1620, In original colour, gold heightened. 225x160mm. Of exceptional quality.
Frontispice: 'Belgii inferioris Geographicae tabulae', from Gerard Mercator's 'Atlas sive Cosmographica', published and augmented between 1606 and 1641 by Jodocus Hondius, his son Hendrik and by Johannes Janssonius.
An attractive Dutch renaissance style frontispiece. Title in strap-work border ...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J., [Atlas frontispiece] Gemaniae tabula geograqphicae..., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - [Atlas frontispiece] Gemaniae tabula geograqphicae...
Amsterdam, ca 1620, Fine original colouring, gold heightened. 225x160mm. In very good condition.
Attractive Dutch renaissance style frontispiece. Title in strap-work border with female figures from 'Gemaniae tabula geograqphicae'.
Gerard Mercator's 'Atlas sive Cosmographica' was published and augmented between 1606 and 1641 by Jodocus Hondius, his son Hendrik and by Johannes Janssonius....
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Estimate
($ 250 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J., [Frontispice] Atlas Minor., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - [Frontispice] Atlas Minor.
Amsterdam, 1651 , Coloured.. 150x200mm. The right upper corner slightly stained, doubled.
Atlas frontispice from 'Atlas Minor, Das ist...Beschreibung der ganssen Welt. 'The Atlas Minor' was a reduced version of Mercator's great atlas. First published by Jodocus Hondius in 1607, it saw may editions by Hendrik Hondius, Johannes Janssonius and Johannes Cloppenburg.
This decorative fro...
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Estimate
($ 160 - 195)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SANTINI, P., [Frontispiece] 'Atlas Universel Dresse sur les Meilleures Cartes Modernes.', antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. - [Frontispiece] 'Atlas Universel Dresse sur les Meilleures Cartes Modernes.'
Venise, 1776., With beautiful later colouring.. 470x345mm. In very good condition.
This is a very decorative frontispiece from Paolo Santini's atlas is a plagiat of Gilles Robert de Vaugondy's atlas published in 1757.
On top Apollo steers his chariot drawn by four white horses. The female figures symbolize the four continents. ...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 325)

Starting bid
$ 210
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Mapmakers
WHITE_, R., William Camden., antique map, old maps WHITE_, R. - William Camden.
London, 1710, Uncoloured.. 292x190mm. Trimmed and pasted on old paper, good condition.
A very fine portrait of the English cartographer. Ref.: M.C.C. 104.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 140 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3