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South America
VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.,  Paraguay, Chili, Terre Magellan ?, antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE. - Paraguay, Chili, Terre Magellan ?
Paris, 1794 -1806, Coloured.. 242x220mm. Good and strong impression on solid paper. Some very light marginal spotting. With some later colour addition in landmasses. Else very good condition.
Map of Paraguay, Chili, and Argentina .
By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer....
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Brazil
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 127x165mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper toned as usual, some staining to margins and plate. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso.
Many of the Dutch were in poor health after their Atlantic crossing and when they found an island to the north of Rio de Janeiro, called Santa Clara, (I. do Francez) they remained there for two weeks convalescing. During this time they ate fish and fresh fruit but two of them died and they had to pe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos.
Amsterdam, 1664, Coloured.. 384x503mm. Wide margins, very good.
RARE. First Atlas Major issue: originally issued by Blaeu in Casper van Baarle's 'Rerum per Octennium in Brasilia' (1647) dedicated to the former Governor of the Dutch colony, Graaf Johannes Maurits van Nassau-Siegen.
Shows the area of Bahia de Todos Sanctos in north-east Brazil with an inset ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  Brasila., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Brasila.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 289x358mm. Lower, left and right margin cut till neat line. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Repair of split lower part center fold 3cm. Into engraved area. Dark imprint.
Map of Brazil extending from C. Nasou and Parime Lago to the Mouth of the Rio de la Plata. Oriented with West on top.
The cartography of the region is quite primitive. The early mythical cartography of the Amazon shows the source of the Amazon and the Rio de la Plata as a series of lakes called...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
ANONYMOUS,  Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha]
Brazil ?, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 300x460mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Pen and ink on paper.
English manuscript chart on paper of a bay on Fernando de Noronha. Many names in English, to the lower left This draft is extremely Erroneous.
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, midway from South America to Africa, around 220 miles ...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Chile
COOK, Captain James.,  Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 203x355mm. Center fold as issued. Some discolouration in lower part center fold. Good condition.
Eight charts on one sheet of Cap Providence, St. David's Cove, the Bay of the Island, Swallow's Haven, Puzzling Bay, Baye du Cape Upright 's Bay, Dauphina's Bay .

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris p...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 207x343mm. Center fold as issued. Good condition.
Charts of York's Bay, Haven of the Three Islands, St. David's Bay, and Elizabeth's Bay.

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découver...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.,  Entrée des forêts de la rivière Sedger. . ., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. - Entrée des forêts de la rivière Sedger. . .
Paris, 1846, In original colours.. 263x384mm. Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins.
Exquisite contemporary colored lithograph of Sedger's river in the Chili, with as seen by Dumont D'Urville's, with Indians. Drawn by Louis Le Breton, lithographed by Bichebois and Bayot. From the "Atlas Pittoresque" that accompanied the massive volumes Voyage au pole sud et dans l'Oceanie, pu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Peru
DE BELLEFOREST, F.,  Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru., antique map, old maps DE BELLEFOREST, F. - Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru.
Lyons, 1564, Coloured.. 270x378mm. Wood block print with letter press. Centerfold on verso reinforced for protective reason. Fine.
A very desirable and scarce item of this decorative and early bid's-eye town-plan of the Inca city of Cuzco. Several figures shown inside the city walls and on the hillside and roads leading into the city. Title in ribbon banner. French text above the print and on verso. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE BRY, Th.,  Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . ., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . .
Frankfurt, 1607, Uncoloured.. 290x404mm. Short right margin, as issued. A good and dark impression.
Famous town plan of Cuzco, from the first German edition of part VI of de Bry's " Grands Voyages". In this work the conquest of Peu by Pizarro was discribed. This double page view shows Cuzco as the Spaniards encountered it. In the city one can see an Inca king being carried in his elevated chair. <... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Incas lay seige to Cusco.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Incas lay seige to Cusco.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper toned as usual, some staining to margins and plate. Lower left corner missing, margin cropped to the image edge. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso.
Atahualpa’s brother, Manco, organized a long and bloody siege to reoccupy the Inca capital, which eventually spread to open rebellion throughout the land. Pizarro, who by this time was in Lima, sent a Spanish army of 500 men to support his over-stretched forces in Cuzco. Under the command of Almagro... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Argentina
COOK, Captain James.,  Carte de Maidenland ou de la Virginie de Hawkins, Découverte par Sir Richard Hawkins en 1574, et du Canal Falkland . . . [Tome I Pl.7.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Carte de Maidenland ou de la Virginie de Hawkins, Découverte par Sir Richard Hawkins en 1574, et du Canal Falkland . . . [Tome I Pl.7.]
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 217x292mm. Center fold as issued. Good condition.
Chart shows the Falkland Islands and the Falkland Straits discovered by Sir Richard Hawkins in 1574. Shows many harbors, channels, capes, bays, shoals, islands, rocks, soundings and ships tracks circumnavigating the islands.

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's f...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MONQAUT / VAZQUEZ MILLAN,  Plano de los Ferro-Carriles de Republica Argentina 1902., antique map, old maps MONQAUT / VAZQUEZ MILLAN - Plano de los Ferro-Carriles de Republica Argentina 1902.
Buenos Aires, ca. 1902, In original printed colours.. 915x690mm. Bound in cloth covers, front cover gilt titled, marbled endpapers. Very good copy, underlaid with cloth (minor traces of use). Red seller' stamp on verso. Paper has been varnished for durability.
Folding rail road map of Argentina, with inset of Buenos Aires in upper right corner.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Guyana/Surinam
MONTANUS, A.,  Guiana sive Amazonum Regio., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Guiana sive Amazonum Regio.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 284x361mm. Margins cut close. Left and right margin cut to neat line. Some age-toning of the paper. Dark imprint. Repair of a split lower part center fold, 4cm. Into engraved area.
Map of Guiana and Amazon extending westwards to Trinidad and Margarita Island, dominated by a huge inland sea north of the Amazon.
Embellished with decorative title and scale cartouches, as well as a compass rose....
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
RAIF EFENDI,  Guyana, Surinam, Amapa., antique map, old maps RAIF EFENDI - Guyana, Surinam, Amapa.
Üsküdar (Istanbul), 1803, In original colours.. 520x608mm. Paper slightly browned as usual. Some marginal water staining. A dark impression, generally good.
Very rare Ottoman printed map of Guyana, Suriname and Amapa. With Trinidad, inset map of the mouth of the Rivers Essequibo, Courantyne, Suriname with Paramaribo, etc.
From Cedid Atlas Tercümesi or New Translation of the Atlas , printed 1218 H. or 1803 in Üsküdar, a part of Ist...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Magellan/Tierra del Fuego
DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.,  Rivage du port Saint-Nicolas., antique map, old maps DUMONT D'URVILLE, J. - Rivage du port Saint-Nicolas.
Paris, 1846, In original colours.. 240x395mm. Exquisite contemporary coloured lithograph, finished with gum Arabic, wide margins. Repaired tear in the upper margin.
Exquisite contemporary colored lithograph of Port Saint-Nicolmas Bay in most southern part of South America, with Dumont D'Urville's officers making landfall. Drawn by E.Goupil, lithographed by Emile Lassalle and Bayot. From the "Atlas Pittoresque" that accompanied the massive volumes Voyage au p... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Venezuela
MONTANUS, A.,  Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 286x360mm. Margins cut short. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Upper margin cut till neat line. Dark imprint.
Most decorative map with two large cartouches and compass-rose, large group of islands at the mouth of the Orinoco, other islands off Venezuela coast: Margarita, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, etc.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Colombia
MONTANUS, A.,  Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Terra Firma et Novum Regnum Granatense et Popayan.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 287x362mm. Lower, left and right margin cut till neat line. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Repair of split lower part center fold 3cm. Into engraved area. Dark imprint.
Detailed map of Panama and northwestern South America derived from the Blaeu/Jansson map of the region
Featuring ships at sea, two compass roses, and two cartouches depicting indigenous peoples and products....
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4