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Paraguay / Uruguay
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Charruas Indians from Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Charruas Indians from Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 195x270mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting the Charruas Indians cooking. The charruas Indians were the first inhabitants who hunted and fished in the area now known as Uruguay. They have probably been at these territories for 10.000 years before the Spanish and Portuguese arrived.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio F...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Jesuitical Indians at work at their 'Reducciones' ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Jesuitical Indians at work at their 'Reducciones' ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 205x275mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting Jesuitical Indians in Paraguay. The Jesuit Missions or "Reducciones" functioned like small independant "republics" and lived in complete autonomy within the heart of the existing Spanish colonies. Founded at the turn of the XVII Century they functioned until 1768, date in which th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande, Paraguay ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande, Paraguay ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x285mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Botocudos tribe of the Rio Grande in Paraguay.
Botocudo (from Portuguese for botoque, a plug, in allusion, to the wooden disks or plugs worn in their lips and ears), is the foreign name for a tribe of South American Indians of eastern Brazil, also known as the Aimorés or Aimb...
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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 120
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Peru
BLAEU, J., Peru., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Peru.
Amsterdam, 1650, Original colour.. 376x492mm. Marginal imperfections, browning, oxidation with repaired tears.
A very decorative, large map of Peru from the famous Blaeu 'Atlas Maior', the greatest and finest atlas ever published. The map is embellished with a large title-cartouche. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 220 - $ 275
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FERRARIO, G.,  [The Callo Palace ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [The Callo Palace ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 200x225mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Aquatint depicting Peruvian Inca Palace called Callo.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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FERRARIO, G.,  [The Callo Palace. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [The Callo Palace. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 140x160mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Aquatint depicting upper portion of print an Inca Palace near Cannar in the province of Quito in Peru. Bottom portion a plan of the palace (70 x 160).
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion,...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ The circular fortress of Cannar, Peru. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ The circular fortress of Cannar, Peru. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x250mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting the circular fortress of Cannar, Peru.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments d...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Fortresss of Cannar in Quito Peru ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Fortresss of Cannar in Quito Peru ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x250mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Aquatint depicting the fortress of Cannar in Quito Peru inspired by a print from atlas by Alexander Von Humboldt.
Engraved by E. F.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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Argentina
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  I. S. Clara., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - I. S. Clara.
Amsterdam, E. Roger, 1703, Uncoloured.. 140x214mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Island "S. Clara" in Brazil just a few degrees north of the Tropic of Capricorn.
From volume two of the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages. The French translation was carried out by René Augustin Constantin de Renneville, entitled : Recueil des voiages qui ont servi à l'ét...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Indians of Patagonia, Chile, greeting a European traveller, probably Louis Antoine de Bougainville.  ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Indians of Patagonia, Chile, greeting a European traveller, probably Louis Antoine de Bougainville. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 195x265mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Indians of Patagonia, Chile, greeting a European traveller, probably Louis Antoine de Bougainville. Comte de Bougainville was a French admiral and explorer and visited the region in 1766.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou H...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 75
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Pampas Indians near Buenos Aires in Argentina ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Pampas Indians near Buenos Aires in Argentina ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 225x160mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the Pampas Indians in front of a local shop near Buenos Aires.
Engraved by Bonatti.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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RAGGIO, Antonio F.,  Republica Argentina., antique map, old maps RAGGIO, Antonio F. - Republica Argentina.
Buenos Aires, 1939, In original colours.. 305x197mm. Pen and ink with gouache on heavy paper. Very good condition. Two finely executed manuscript cards.
Unique manuscript map of Argentina. Award winning manuscript card, prepared by Antonio Raggio for the 11th Congreso de la Union Postal Universal (World Postal Congress) Exposition Filatelica Internacional, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1939.

The award was given to Raggio by La Socieda...
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Estimates : $ 250 - $ 350
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Venezuela
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Sir Walter Ralegh meets the King of Arromaia]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Sir Walter Ralegh meets the King of Arromaia].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, but with a large brown stain affecting the text only. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm.
German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. During Ralegh’s voyage up the Orinoco in search of El Dorado, he met an old man who said he was the king of Arromaia. He claimed to be one hundred and fourteen years old and with him he brought an entourage bearing gifts of fruit, vegetables and birds.
Ra...
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Estimates : $ 100 - $ 125
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DUFRENOY,  Mapa Fisico y Politico de los Estados Unidos de Venezuela.., antique map, old maps DUFRENOY - Mapa Fisico y Politico de los Estados Unidos de Venezuela..
Paris, 1934, In attractive strong original colours.. 930x1224mm. Professional repair of 2 short tears, in the middle and upper part center fold, respectively 1,5 and 3 cm long. Overall good condition.
Very large fold-out map of Venezuela, including part of Colombia, Brazil and Guyana. With inset front view of the tallest mountains from the Sierra Nevada to Mount Roraima, surmounted by an elevation contour map showing areas of equal altitude in the country.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 230 - $ 250
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Guyana/Surinam
VAN KEULEN, G.,  Nieuwe gelyk Graadige Paskaart van de Kust van Guiana in West-Indien., antique map, old maps VAN KEULEN, G. - Nieuwe gelyk Graadige Paskaart van de Kust van Guiana in West-Indien.
Amsterdam, 1684 - 1704, Uncoloured.. 590x983mm. A very good and dark impression. Some marginal repaired tears, A few wormholes. Good margins. Two joined sheets.
Detailed chart of Guiana in South America. Two scales are given in both maps: Dutch, French and English nautical miles.
The inset chart provide detailed view of the Camopi and Maroni or Marowijne Rivers that forms the border between French Guiana a...
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Estimates : $ 550 - $ 650
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Caribbean & Atlantic Ocean
VAN LOON, J., Pascaerte vande soute Eylanden oste Ilhas de Cabo Verde., antique map, old maps VAN LOON, J. - Pascaerte vande soute Eylanden oste Ilhas de Cabo Verde.
Amsterdam, c. 1660, Coloured. 420x545mm. Very good impression. Some faint toning and soiling. Central fold with short split to the top. With overall creasing, and a short repaired tear reaching into the image at the bottom. Attractive example!
RARE sea chart of the Cape Verde Islands by Johannes van Loon. The islands shown with its towns and anchoring places. Island of Del Fuogo is shown with an erupting volcano. Very decorative map with a compass rose at the center, and the strapwork title cartouche with the North Star, and two sea monst... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 750 - $ 1,000
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BUFFON, G., Carte des déclinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée...1775., antique map, old maps BUFFON, G. - Carte des déclinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée...1775.
Paris, c1775, Coloured.. 375x235mm. Very good dark impression. Attractive example! Some faint toning and offsetting. Horizontal and vertical folds as it was folded into the book.
Interesting sea-chart of the Atlantic Ocean illustrating the magnetic variations. With large parts of Africa and South America.

Rare variant (Tardieu/Poirson) of this important map!...
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Estimates : $ 175 - $ 300
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BUFFON, G., 2 maps: Carte des declinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée...1775, antique map, old maps BUFFON, G. - 2 maps: Carte des declinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée...1775
Paris, 1788, Uncoloured. 840x525mm. The maps unjoined. Very good impression on heavy haid-laid paper. Some faint toning and soft wear to old folds. Margins with some soiling.
Scarce set of two sea-charts of the Atlantic Ocean , showing the magnetic variations of the compass needle.

The pair of large maps stretch from Labrador to the British Isles in the north, south to the Cape of Good Hope and Cap Horn. Including the coasts of Europe, Africa, an...
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Estimates : $ 400 - $ 500
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ELWE, J. B., De Golf van Mexico de eilanden en het omleggende land. . ., antique map, old maps ELWE, J. B. - De Golf van Mexico de eilanden en het omleggende land. . .
Amsterdam, 1792, Outline color. 480x585mm. A good dark impression on hand-laid and watermarked paper. Wide margins. Some toning and faint soiling. A few tiny spots with thin paper.
A large map of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean including the coasts of the US, Central America and the north of South America. Ii includes interesting shapes of the Bahamas, Cuba, Yucatan, etc.
With many place names in Texas, Louisiana and Florida. Names "les Cenis Nation considerable"...
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Estimates : $ 375 - $ 450
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BRUE, A., Carte Generale des Isles Antilles des Iles et Bancs de Bahama des Etats-Unis de L’Amerique-Centrale., antique map, old maps BRUE, A. - Carte Generale des Isles Antilles des Iles et Bancs de Bahama des Etats-Unis de L’Amerique-Centrale.
Paris, 1858, Original Outline Colouring. 630x930mm. In fine condition on stiff paper. With light even age toning.
A nice example of Brue's wall map of the the Gulf Coast, Caribbean and Central America, from a rare atlas edition of Brue's wall maps. Texas is a republic, with many early towns and roads illustrated.

Excellent detail in Florida and the Caribbean, including a number of areas with special ...
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Estimates : $ 450 - $ 550
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Caribbean
NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P.,  Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les Isles de Cuba.., antique map, old maps NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P. - Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les Isles de Cuba..
Paris, 1688, Original o/l colour.. 440x588mm. Wide margins. Neat line to the left underlaid. Paper very slightly age-toned, generally very good.
Scarce map of Caribbean. A visually stunning map with a large title cartouche. This large one-sheet map was produced by the Venetian cosmographer Vincenzo Coronelli when he was working in Paris in the 1680's. Tillemon, who corrected and amended the map was, Coronelli's collaborator in Paris and J.B.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 2,000 - $ 2,500
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HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY.,  West Indies [chart] from Belize to Cabo Catoche., antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE OF THE ADMIRALTY. - West Indies [chart] from Belize to Cabo Catoche.
London, 1839, Uncoloured.. 630x475mm. In good general condition, some old repairs to short nicks and tears to right margin. Later MS Admiralty markings to chart over the years since original publication.
Official stamps on blank verso. Some discolouration to part verso. Light soiling.
An British Admiralty chart of a portion of the eastern coast of Belize (or British Honduras as it was) north to the northern most point, Cabo Catoche, on the Mexican Yucatan Peninsula.
The chart also extends to the western extremity of Cuba. Chart also features a large compass, soundings in fat...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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DÉPOT DE LA MARINE,  Carte des Grandes Antilles (Cuba, Haïti, Jamaïque, Archipel de Bahama.., antique map, old maps DÉPOT DE LA MARINE - Carte des Grandes Antilles (Cuba, Haïti, Jamaïque, Archipel de Bahama..
Paris, 1843, Uncoloured.. 593x883mm. Some age toning of the paper. Professional repair of a split lower half centrefold, 24 cm into the engraved area, of a tear in the right margin. Marginal water staining. A couple of light brown stains.
Decorative chart focused on the Greater Antilles. Showing towns, banks, isles and soundings made in metres.
Relief shown by hachures. Prepared by M. Keller, hydrographer and engineer.
With a table allowing the convertion from metres to brasses (a French m...
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Estimates : $ 300 - $ 350
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Sold for $ 300
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DÉPOT DE LA MARINE,  Carte de la Mer des Antilles - Partie Occidentale. . ., antique map, old maps DÉPOT DE LA MARINE - Carte de la Mer des Antilles - Partie Occidentale. . .
Paris, 1844, Uncoloured.. 910x610mm. Very light marginal water staining. Minor discolouration along centrefold. Marginal tiny brown spots in the upper left corner. Overall good condition.
Decorative chart focused on the western part of the Caribbean Sea.
Showing towns, banks, isles and soundings indicated in metres. Relief shown by hachures.
Engraved by Chassant. Prepared by M. Keller, hydrographer and engineer.
With a table allowing the conve...
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Estimates : $ 300 - $ 400
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Caribbean other islands
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [English attack Praia.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [English attack Praia.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 153x207mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. Right margin slightly cropped. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the English attack on Praia. On 16 November, 1585, during Francis Drake’s round-the-world voyage, his fleet anchored off Santiago, near Praia in the Cape Verde Islands. A thousand men landed further along the coast and, under the command of Lieutenant-Gene... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Dutch attack the fortress of Praia.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Dutch attack the fortress of Praia.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 147x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch attack on Praia.On 27th June 1589, Simon de Cordes left Holland with five ships, bound for the Magellan Straits. On reaching Santiago - one of the Cape Verde Islands, they decided to loot the fortress at Praia. This stood on top of a high rock wh... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  S. Jago., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - S. Jago.
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 140x178mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with German text sheet showing the Dutch at Santiago. The Dutch were invited to visit the harbour, about two miles along the coast. On arrival, they found it fortified with Portuguese soldiers clad in armour behind ramparts along the sea front and at the water’s edge, they were well arm... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Captain Weert dines with the Chief]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Captain Weert dines with the Chief].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. Captain Weert and the chief ate modestly on roast plantain, smoked fish and wine fermented from palm, bought by a local woman. However, when Weert ordered Spanish wine to be brought from his ship, the chief forgot his temperance and drank so much he had to be c... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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Haiti / St.Domingo
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Black slaves escape punishment]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Black slaves escape punishment].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 155x188mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned and soiled as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. Many Black slaves, weary of ill treatment, managed to escape Spanish captivity and freely wandered the island, breaking into prisons and recruiting other slaves. Soon they outnumbered the Spanish and sought revenge by killing some of them.
After a meeting...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Religious ritual on Hispaniola]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Religious ritual on Hispaniola].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Right margin slightly cropped. White tape over an old tear to bottom margin.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text on verso. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet.On certain feast-days the Indian cacique, while beating a drum, led a procession of his people to the worship of their idol, which was a strange hybrid-like creature with several heads.
The men were painted black, red and yellow and came first, dressed in ...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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WELLLER, E., Jamaica; Hayti., antique map, old maps WELLLER, E. - Jamaica; Hayti.
London, ca 1860, Original outline colors. 303x435mm. In good condition. A few faint spots and some toning.
Two maps on one sheet, both very detailed with many place names, roads, hills, etc.The Weekly Dispatch newspaper was published in London between the years 1856 and 1862, and in each edition it included a map of a different part of the world.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 75 - $ 95
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Sold for $ 25
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Cuba
RUSCELLI, G.,  Isola Cuba Nova., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Isola Cuba Nova.
Venice, 1561, Uncoloured.. 186x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso with historiated Q.
Scarce FIRST edition of this map depicting the island of Cuba - one of the earliest separately published maps of Cuba. Also includes Jamaica and northwestern Hispaniola and the Cayman Islands. Based on the rare 1548 Gastaldi map.

The line across the lower part of the island represents the...
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Estimates : $ 540 - $ 650
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MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.,  Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . ., antique map, old maps MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F. - Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . .
Madrid, 1853, In original o/l colours.. 765x1115mm. Folding map with decorative cover. Paper thinning on crossing of folding's.
Wall size map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.
Minute topographical, political, and hydrographic data. Twelve inset Cuban city plans including one 32 x 12cm environs of Havana. The plans show all major buildings. Cayman G...
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Estimates : $ 600 - $ 750
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Windwards / Leewards / Guadeloupe
BONNE, R., Les Isles de la Guadeloupe, de Marie Galante, de la Désirade et Celles des Saintes…, antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Les Isles de la Guadeloupe, de Marie Galante, de la Désirade et Celles des Saintes…
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured. 225x335mm. In fine condition with light even age toning.
A map of the French island of Guadeloupe, together with the islands in the vicinity, by Bonne, published in Paris in 1774. Engraved by Dien.

Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795), was a French cartographer. His maps are found in the "Atlas Moderne" (1762), Raynal's "Histoire Philos. du Commerce des ...
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Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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BONNE, R., Les Isles de la Guadeloupe de Marei Galante, de la Desirade et Celles des Saintes, antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Les Isles de la Guadeloupe de Marei Galante, de la Desirade et Celles des Saintes
Paris, 1780, Original O/L Colours with enhancement in border. 225x325mm. In fine condition with mild age toning.
A map of the French island of Gudeloupe with the islands in the vincinity. Many towns and forts are named and some topographical details (mountains, rivers, lakes...), anchor-places and reefs are shown.
The Volcano "La Souffriere" is shown belching smoke. From the "Atlas de Toutes les Parties...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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Curacao
RAGGIO, Antonio F.,  Antilla Holandesas. Curazao., antique map, old maps RAGGIO, Antonio F. - Antilla Holandesas. Curazao.
Buenos Aires, 1939, In original colours.. 305x197mm. Pen and ink with gouache. Very good condition. Two finely executed manuscript cards.
Unique manuscript map of Curaçao, Bonaire and Aruba. Award winning manuscript card, prepared by Antonio Raggio for the 11th Congreso de la Union Postal Universal (World Postal Congress) Exposition Filatelica Internacional, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1939.

The award was given to Rag...
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Estimates : $ 450 - $ 500
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Sold for $ 375
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Puerto Rico
TIRION, I., De Hoofdstad en Haven Van't Eiland Porto Rico, in de Westindien., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - De Hoofdstad en Haven Van't Eiland Porto Rico, in de Westindien.
Amsterdam, 1765, Uncolored. 180x265mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A detailed plan of San Juan Harbour in Puerto Rico, which appeared in Tirion's “Hedendaagsch Historie of Tegenwordige Staat van Amerika”.
The map includes a detailed plan of the fortifications of the Castillo Del Moro and Castilla de la Perla, along with showing the road to Fort San Antonio and...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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Azores
ORTELIUS, A., Acores Insulae., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Acores Insulae.
Antwerp, 1592, In attractive strong colours.. 326x465mm. Heavy paper, strong print, clean image, wide margins. Some browning foxing, mostly in margins. Latin text on verso.
Important map of Ortelius of the strategic islands of the Azores, in the 16th century an important hub from the Spanish Americas and the Silver fleet. The observation of Columbus that compass variation (i.e. the difference between the real and the magnetic north) was minimal in that region procured... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 500 - $ 750
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Mexico
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Hispania Nova., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Hispania Nova.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 141x187mm. In very good condition. Copper engraving with letter press.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor atlas map. This was the standard map of the area for a generation. The map shows an area corresponding roughly to the modern Mexican states of Michoacan, Jalisco, Mayarit, and Guerrero, plus the Valley of Mexico. With descri... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 240 - $ 275
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  Aquapolque., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - Aquapolque.
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. The Dutch had already captured many Spaniards and, in October 1615 when their fleet reached Acapulco, they exchanged them for provisions. Near the town (H), there was a church (G) and a castle (F), well equipped with soldiers.
Before anchoring in the harb...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Spilbergen's fleet lands near Manzanillo]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Spilbergen's fleet lands near Manzanillo].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 152x193mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet. A few miles north of Manzanillo is the natural harbour of Santiago,(St. Jago) where Spilbergen’s fleet, marked (A), anchored. A small Spanish ship (B), which was keeping watch, warned the soldiers ashore of an imminent invasion. They came out of the woods (D) t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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JANSSONIUS, J.,  Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia.
Amsterdam, 1647, In original colours.. 348x484mm. In good condition, with usual paper age-toning. Some light browning along the center fold. Latin text on verso.
Based on Ortelius's map of 1579 which became the basis for many of the seventeenth century maps of the area. A lovely copy of this decorative map.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
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Estimates : $ 250 - $ 350
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Mexican Temazcalli or vapor baths ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Mexican Temazcalli or vapor baths ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 145x240mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a Mexican Temazcalli by Fumagalli. .
As a great preventive against disease the Mexicans used the bath frequently—especially the Temazcalli, or vapor-bath, a low, oven-like structure of brick, where steam was generated from the water poured upon heated stones. Plate N°81.
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Estimates : $ 90 - $ 100
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RAGGIO, Antonio F.,  Republica Mejico, antique map, old maps RAGGIO, Antonio F. - Republica Mejico
Buenos Aires, 1939, In original colours.. 305x197mm. Pen and ink with gouache on heavy paper. Very good condition. Two finely executed manuscript cards.
Unique manuscript map of Mexico. Award winning manuscript card, prepared by Antonio Raggio for the 11th Congreso de la Union Postal Universal (World Postal Congress) Exposition Filatelica Internacional, held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1939.

The award was given to Raggio by La Sociedad F...
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Estimates : $ 250 - $ 350
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Mexico cities
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Mexico regia et celebris Hispaniae Novae civitas., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Mexico regia et celebris Hispaniae Novae civitas.
Antwerp, 1572, In attractive strong original colours.. 269x471mm. In very good condition. Cut at neat line. Latin text on verso. Upper right corner underlaid. Cut from a larger sheet.
One of the earliest prints of Mexico City and taken from part one of the "Civitates", the only view in the entire work to depict cities of the New World.
The view of Tenochtitlán, the Aztec capital (site of the present Mexico City) that astonished the conquistadors when they first saw it, is b...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 500
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BERNARD, J.F.,  (Lot of 4 prints relating to Mexico.), antique map, old maps BERNARD, J.F. - (Lot of 4 prints relating to Mexico.)
Amsterdam, 1722, Uncoloured.. 130x168mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Professional repair of tear on the right side of the map, 3,5 cm into the engraved area. Else very good condition.
Lot of 4 prints illustrating the traditional rites and events concerning the native people of Mexico.
From the book "Nouvelle Relation, Contenant LES VOYAGES DE THOMAS GAGE dans la nouvelle Espagne [..] jusqu'à la Havane", published by Paul Marret....
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 90
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VALENTIJN, F.,  Haven van Aquapulco in ' Coninkryk van Nova Spagnien in de Zuyd Zee., antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Haven van Aquapulco in ' Coninkryk van Nova Spagnien in de Zuyd Zee.
Amsterdam, 1726, Uncoloured.. 260x350mm. In very good to mint condition. With some vertical folds, as issued. Very good and dark impression.
A finely engraved plan of the harbor, fort and village of Acapulco drawn from a hilltop vantage point looking out to sea. Several galleons are pictured approaching or anchored in the harbor. After Johannes Vingboons.
François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1...
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Estimates : $ 550 - $ 650
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ A Teocalli in Mexico - Aztec Temple ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ A Teocalli in Mexico - Aztec Temple ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 250x220mm. Right margin cut to the edge of the print. Else in very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a Aztec Temple engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'antiquité et accompagn...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Teocalli the Great Temple at Tenochtitlan, Mexico  ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Teocalli the Great Temple at Tenochtitlan, Mexico ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 160x225mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Uncommon aquatint depicting the Teocalli, The Great Aztec Temple at Tenochtitlan, Mexico, engraved by Gerolamo Fumagalli. Plate N°71.
Cholula is most famous as the site of the Great Pyramid of Cholula, the largest man-made pyramid and monument by volume in the world.
From Giulio Ferrario's...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 230
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FERRARIO, G.,  [ Panoramic view of Mexico City]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Panoramic view of Mexico City].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 150x220mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Uncommon aquatint depicting a panoramic view of Mexico City engraved by Gerolamo Fumagalli. Plate N°86.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'a...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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