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Celestials
ANONYMOUS,  (3 pages from a instruction book), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - (3 pages from a instruction book)
Germany, ca. 1790, Uncoloured.. 112x60mm. 3 pages, with each plate mark 112 x 60mm. Size of each sheet 150 x 95mm. Paper slightly age toned and lightly spotted.
3 charming pages with a terrestrial, celestial and an armillary globe and a small map of Saxony and Poland. Wind rose with smaller circular diagrams illustrating the theories of Copernicus and Brahe, Sun and Moon, etc.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONDHARE / NOLIN,J.B.,  De la Boussole ou Rose des Vents / Des Phases de la Lune. / Des Eclipses de Soleil. / Des Eclipse de Lune. / Du Crépuscule. / De l'Atmosphère., antique map, old maps MONDHARE / NOLIN,J.B. - De la Boussole ou Rose des Vents / Des Phases de la Lune. / Des Eclipses de Soleil. / Des Eclipse de Lune. / Du Crépuscule. / De l'Atmosphère.
Paris 1783, In original o/l colours.. 218x270mm. Good and dark impression, printed on strong paper. Some minor age-toning. Good condition.
A compass-rose, surrounded by 5 solar systems published by Monhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education..... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 85)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.,  Divisions du Globe Terrestre en Cercles, Zônes, Climats, Longitudes et Latitudes., antique map, old maps MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B. - Divisions du Globe Terrestre en Cercles, Zônes, Climats, Longitudes et Latitudes.
Paris, 1783, In original o/l colours.. 213x270mm. Good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration. Good condition.
A scarce print showing 15 globes, each globe showing different zones published by Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education.. Underneath 15 blocks with explanatory.
Louis Joseph Mondhare was active in Paris and published several smaller atlases and re-...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CASSINI, Jean-Dominique,  Reduction de la grande Carte de la Lune de J. Dom. Cassini., antique map, old maps CASSINI, Jean-Dominique - Reduction de la grande Carte de la Lune de J. Dom. Cassini.
Paris, 1788, Uncoloured.. 233x310mm. Paper has several old foldings. Some slight outer marginal spotting. Size of sheet : 292 x 455mm.
The reduction of Cassini IV's reissue of his great-grandfather's rare and "elegant" lunar map. Jean-Dominique Cassini, known as Cassini IV (1748-1845), was born at the observatory in Paris which his great-grandfather, also called Jean-Dominique Cassini (1625-1712), had founded. The elder Cassini was... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,500 - 2,750)

Starting bid
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.,  Représentation du Globe céleste En deux Plans Hémisphères Coupés par l'Ecliptique., antique map, old maps MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B. - Représentation du Globe céleste En deux Plans Hémisphères Coupés par l'Ecliptique.
Paris, 1783, In original o/l colours.. 222x275mm. Good and dark impression, printed on strong paper. Some minor marginal discolouration, not affecting printed area. Lower margin cut short. Marginal worm trace. Very good condition.
Scarce double armillary sphere prepared by Nolin and published by L.J. Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education..
Louis Joseph Mondhare was active in Paris and published several smaller atlases and re-published the wall maps of J.B.Nolin. Also the car...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DOPPELMAYR, Johann Gabriel ., Astronomia comparative...Planetis nostri respectu, Marte, Iove et Saturno sistuntur. . .  , antique map, old maps DOPPELMAYR, Johann Gabriel . - Astronomia comparative...Planetis nostri respectu, Marte, Iove et Saturno sistuntur. . .
Nuremberg, 1742, In original colours.. 550x585mm. In very good condition, on strong paper, with strong colours, no defects.
Plate nr.30 from the famous "Atlas Coelestis". The synodic periods of the outer planets as observed from the Earth and other planets. Insets depicting the Tychonic planetary scheme and the angular size of the Sun as seen from the planets, engraved between 1735 and 1742.

Johann Gabriel D...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 420)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COTTAM, Arthur, Charts of the Constellations, from the North Pole to between 35 & 40 Degrees of South Declination. Popular Edition, on a Reduced Scale With Three Additional key Maps and Introduction and Notes., antique map, old maps COTTAM, Arthur - Charts of the Constellations, from the North Pole to between 35 & 40 Degrees of South Declination. Popular Edition, on a Reduced Scale With Three Additional key Maps and Introduction and Notes.
London, 1891, Uncoloured.. 400x330mm. In a cloth bound portfolio with leather spine marked, rubbed and worn with some nicks and tears. Marbled paper lining very good, Wrappers of Introduction and Notes part detached, just a few of the charts are lightly thumbed, otherwise very good.
All 39 celestial charts are present plus the introduction of 32 pages. Published by Edward Stanford.

Additional shipping costs apply due to weight of the book. Shipping to Europe and USA $ 30, Australia $50.

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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Bid received
$ 210
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LE ROUGE, George Louis., Le Nom De Systeme., antique map, old maps LE ROUGE, George Louis. - Le Nom De Systeme.
Paris, 1749, In original colours.. 200x265mm. Overall in good condition, lightly age toned,stained at lower centrefold, but on strong paper, with bright original colors.
A decorative armillary sphere, published in Paris by Le Rouge. The primary image is surrounded by 4 models of the solar system, based upon Copernicus, Ptolemee, Ticho-Brahe and the System Compose, a composite system invented by Martianus Capella, based upon Ptolomee and Tycho Brahe, with the earth a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Vice Admiral J A Edgell - British Admiralty., Modified Weir Azimuth Diagram. , antique map, old maps Vice Admiral J A Edgell - British Admiralty. - Modified Weir Azimuth Diagram.
London, 1950, Original outline colour. 550x760mm. In good condition. Was an operational chart.
British Admiralty Astronomical Chart 5001: Azimuth diagram - modified Weir. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CELLARIUS, A.  / SCHENK,P., Theoria Solis per eccentricum sine epicyclo., antique map, old maps CELLARIUS, A. / SCHENK,P. - Theoria Solis per eccentricum sine epicyclo.
Amsterdam, 1708, Original colouring with later colour addition.. 430x510mm. Very fine condition. Strong paper, excellent impression, margins large, and as issued, just one small tear in the margin.
One of the finest and most highly decorative celestial charts ever produced, from the Valk & Schenk edition of Cellarius.
This chart is from the "Harmonia Macrocosmica seu Atlas Universalis et Novus" (Harmonious Universe or New and Universal Atlas) by Andreas Cellarius, the finest celestial atl...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2