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Caribbean
BELLIN, J., Carte de l’Isle de la Guadeloupe., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de l’Isle de la Guadeloupe.
Paris, 1758, Uncoloured. 210x310mm. In fine condition with multi folds as issued.
Jacques Bellin's elegant map of Guadeloupe, and the adjacent islands of Les Sainte and Marie Galante.
With excellent topographical details, many place names, radiating rhumb lines, and two rococo cartouches (title and mileage scale).
From the atlas of Prevost's Histoire Generale des V...
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Estimate
($ 130 - 165)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
THOMSON, J.,  Grenada., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Grenada.
Edenburgh, 1821, Original colours.. 247x299mm. Light offsetting, some discolouration. Cut from a larger sheet. Lower and right margin cut to neat line.
A delightfully detailed map the West Indian island Grenada by John Thomson.
The map displays excellent detail concerning roads, rivers, towns, bays, harbours and other interesting topographical details.

Thomson (1777-c1840) was a Scottish cartographer from Edinburgh, celebrated for...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
THOMSON, J.,  Trinidad, antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Trinidad
Edenburgh, 1821, Original colours.. 247x299mm. Light offsetting, some discolouration. Cut from a larger sheet. Upper and left margin cut to neat line.
A delightfully detailed map the West Indian island Trinidad by John Thomson.
The map displays excellent detail concerning roads, rivers, towns, bays, harbours and other interesting topographical details.

Thomson (1777-c1840) was a Scottish cartographer from Edinburgh, celebrated fo...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
THOMSON, J.,  Tobago., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Tobago.
Edenburgh, 1821, Original colours.. 247x299mm. Light offsetting, some discolouration. Cut from a larger sheet. Upper and left margin cut to neat line.
A delightfully detailed map the West Indian island Tobago by John Thomson.
The map displays excellent detail concerning roads, rivers, towns, bays, harbours and other interesting topographical details.

Thomson (1777-c1840) was a Scottish cartographer from Edinburgh, celebrated for ...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Buccaneers ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Buccaneers ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 185x215mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a Buccaneer conversing with two other women.
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'après les monume...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MARMOCCHI, F., Carta Delle Indie Occidentali, per Servire Viaggi di Christoforo Colombo., antique map, old maps MARMOCCHI, F. - Carta Delle Indie Occidentali, per Servire Viaggi di Christoforo Colombo.
Italy 1840, Uncoloured.. 440x600mm. In fine condition with multi-folds as issued.
Interesting and informative map of the West Indies including the detailed voyages of Christopher Columbus. The map is by Francesco Marmocchi and is in Italian text.
Francesco Costantino Marmocchi (1805 - 1858 ) was an Italian geographer and patriot. He wrote extensively about the New World e...
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Estimate
($ 280 - 350)

This item has no reserve price.
Starting bid
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Haiti / St.Domingo
Ptolemy C. / Ruscelli G., Isola Spagnola Nova., antique map, old maps Ptolemy C. / Ruscelli G. - Isola Spagnola Nova.
Venice, 1562, Uncoloured. 218x289mm. On laid paper, watermarked. Strong impression which is uncommon for this map. Minor discolouration along the centrefold and margin edges, else fine.
One of the earliest separately published maps of Hispaniola, from an early edition of Ruscelli's version of Ptolemy's Geography, published in 1561. Ruscelli's map is a larger version of the Gastaldi map of the island which first appeared in 1548.
This map (plate 62) from the 1562 edition autho...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Decriptio Hispaniolae., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Decriptio Hispaniolae.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, with light water stains, with wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A miniature map of Hispaniola, (modern day Haiti and Dominican Republic), as well as the extreme eastern parts of Cuba. With a simple strap-work title and a scale in German miles. Columbus landed on the island during his first voyage, naming the island 'La Isla Espanola' and establishing a settlemen... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / COOK, J. / LANE, M.,  Carte de la Gonave.., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / COOK, J. / LANE, M. - Carte de la Gonave..
Paris, 1788, Uncoloured.. 570x878mm. Printed on heavy paper. Paper very slightly age toned. Overall in good condition.
Revolutionary war sea chart of Gonâve Island, an island of Haiti located west-northwest of Port-au-Prince in the Gulf of Gonâve. It is the largest of the Hispaniolan satellite islands.
Includes also the coasts of Haiti, with Saint-Marc, Port-au-Prince, Leogane, P...
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Estimate
($ 75 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Puerto Rico
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE,  L'Anse a Chouchou [with] Le Port Paix [with] Mouillage de Jean- Rabel [with] La Baye Moustique [with] Baye de Tiburon [with] Baye des Gonayves [with] La Baye du Fond de la Grange [with] Port a l'Écu [with] rade de la Basse-Terre. ( 9 plans)., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE - L'Anse a Chouchou [with] Le Port Paix [with] Mouillage de Jean- Rabel [with] La Baye Moustique [with] Baye de Tiburon [with] Baye des Gonayves [with] La Baye du Fond de la Grange [with] Port a l'Écu [with] rade de la Basse-Terre. ( 9 plans).
Paris, 1784, Uncoloured.. 574x444mm. Printed on heavy paper. Overall in fine condition.
Nine revolutionary war sea chart on one sheet, showing various bays and harbors on Hispaniola and Tortuga. Engraved by Dela Haye for the Depot de la Marine. Each section shows depth soundings, anchoring places, and coastal information. Depths shown by soundings.
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Estimate
($ 75 - 200)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / COOK, J. / LANE, M., Plan de la Baye de l'Acul ( 5 plans on one sheet)., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE / COOK, J. / LANE, M. - Plan de la Baye de l'Acul ( 5 plans on one sheet).
Paris, 1785, Uncoloured.. 574x444mm. Printed on heavy paper. Overall in fine condition.
Revolutionary war sea chart with 5 plans of harbours at Santa Domingo in the Caribbean.
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Below engraved seal of Depot General de la Marine.

Includes rhumb lines and depths as we...
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Estimate
($ 75 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Cotton preparation ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Cotton preparation ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 155x225mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting cotton preparation.
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 ac...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Azores
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Descriptio Tercerae., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Descriptio Tercerae.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, with light water stains, with wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso.
An attractive miniature map of The Azorian island of Terceira, in the Atlantic Ocean. Published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the turn of the seventeenth century. Discovered and colonised by the Portuguese during the 15th century.
There is some excellent topographical detail, including, d...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE., Horta and Pim Bays / Fayal Channel [Azores]., antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE. - Horta and Pim Bays / Fayal Channel [Azores].
London, [1849] 1941, Uncoloured.. 485x650mm. In very good condition, some light staining to upper margin, printed on strong paper, good margins. Ink stamp on verso.
Two charts on one sheet of Horta and Pim Bays and the Fayal Channel in the Azores in the Atlantic Ocean, originally published by the Hydrographic Office in 1849, but this example has been updated regularly until 1941.
The chart shows depth soundings, has a compass, small vignette views along ...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Bid received
$ 105
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bermuda / Bahamas
LE ROUGE, G.L., La Jamaique..  La Bermude.., antique map, old maps LE ROUGE, G.L. - La Jamaique.. La Bermude..
Paris, 1756, Uncoloured.. 200x270mm. A good and dark impression, with watermark. Very good condition, some very small tears and slight loss to margins.
Two maps on one sheet, Jamaica above Bermuda. Jamaica is engraved to show the plantations, denoting those growing sugar, cotton, cacao, and indigo. The map of Bermuda includes an interesting cartographic error resulting from his copying John Speed's map of 1627.
In that map, Bermuda was superi...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 135)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Curacao
THOMSON, J.,  Curaçao., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Curaçao.
Edenburgh, 1821, Original colours.. 247x299mm. Light offsetting, some discolouration. Cut from a larger sheet. Upper and right margin cut to neat line, with extended margins.
A delightfully detailed map the West Indian island Curaçao by John Thomson.
The map displays excellent detail concerning, including an inset plan of Fort Amsterdam in Curacao. Map detail includes roads, rivers, towns, bays, harbours and other interesting topographical details.

Thom...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Bid received
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Jamaica
LE ROUGE, G., Isle de la Martinique., antique map, old maps LE ROUGE, G. - Isle de la Martinique.
Paris, 1746, Coloured. 210x280mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
An antique copperplate map featuring the French island of Martinique. In 1692, Charles de La Roche-Courbon, Count of Blénac, the Governor and Lieutenant General of the French colonies in America, named Fort Royal as the capital city of Martinique. Britain captured the island during the Seven Years' ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 140 - 170)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Martinique
THOMSON, J., West India Islands - Martinico & Dominica., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - West India Islands - Martinico & Dominica.
Edinbourgh, 1814, In original colouring.. 515x595mm. In fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A fine example of John Thomson's 1814 map of the West Indian islands of Dominica and Martinique. The map offers detail including individual buildings, villages, hospitals and forts, mountains, rivers, forests, and river systems.
In the lower left hand quadrant there is an inset of modern day F...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Caribbean other islands
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description des plantes, arbres, animaux & poissons des Antilles . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description des plantes, arbres, animaux & poissons des Antilles . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 370x382mm. Repair of a small split lower part center fold. Generally in good condition and dark imprint.
Interesting sheet with eight detailed views illustrating fauna and flora on the Antillean islands, and how the natives are making sugar, with descriptive French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume Atlas Historique. In upper right margin: 'Tom. V. No 48. Pag: 128.

Henri Abraham Chat...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Canada
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Terra Nova., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Terra Nova.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, some water staining, with wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of text from verso.
This is a fine miniature map by Petrus Bertius of Newfoundland, with the coasts of Quebec, and an unrecognisable Nova Scotia. Sable Island and the Grand Banks are marked, as is 'S.Brandan', the island supposedly discovered by an Irish monk in the sixth century. Enhanced by a sea monster and a strap-... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Bid received
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RASPISCHEN HANDLUNG,  Grund Riss der Americanischen Insuln Cape Breton, St. Iean und Anticosti im Flusse S. Laurencii.., antique map, old maps RASPISCHEN HANDLUNG - Grund Riss der Americanischen Insuln Cape Breton, St. Iean und Anticosti im Flusse S. Laurencii..
Nurnberg, 1770, In original colours.. 214x353mm. Marginal water staining along lower border, just affecting the lower border frame. Else very good.
Map representing the eastern part of Nova Scotia, namely Cape Breton and Prince Edward Islands. With an inset map of Anticosti Island on top.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte Des Parties Du Nord-Ouest De L'Amerique Suivant les Voyages de Middleton et d Ellis en 1742 et 1746.., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte Des Parties Du Nord-Ouest De L'Amerique Suivant les Voyages de Middleton et d Ellis en 1742 et 1746..
Amsterdam, 1777, Coloured.. 201x270mm. 2 vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Uncommon Dutch edition of this attractive map prepared by J. N. Bellin. Map of the Hudson Bay area. Bellin was quite confused about the settlements (York Factory, Port Nelson) in the southwest corner of the Bay, and an enormous 'Isle Barren' seems to be an amalgam of Coats and Southampton Islands. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BUCHON, J.A.,  Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Anglaises., antique map, old maps BUCHON, J.A. - Carte Geographique, Statistique et Historique des Possessions Anglaises.
Paris, 1825, In original colours.. 460x610mm. In very good condition. Printed on strong, thick paper.
A detailed map of eastern part of Canada, from Buchon's Atlas Gégraphique Statistique, historique et chronologique des deux Ameriques et des isles adjacentes, traduit de l'atlas exécuté en Amerique d'aprés Lesage, avec des nombreuses corrections et augmentations, ,Paris 1825. An elegant Paris... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
VANDERMAELEN, P., Partie de la Nouvelle Bretagne No. 26, antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, P. - Partie de la Nouvelle Bretagne No. 26
Brusselles, 1827, In original colouring.. 480x575mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A large map of Canada with the region bounded by Hudson Bay in the east and extending to Lac des Rennes and Lac du Bourleau, centered on the Fl. Bourbon ou R. Nelson, and various other Lakes and rivers.
Highly detailed, with many rivers, lakes, Indian Tribes, forts, etc. From Vandermaelen's re...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VANDERMAELEN, P., Detroit de Davis.  No. 10., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, P. - Detroit de Davis. No. 10.
Brusselles, 1827, In original colouring.. 485x570mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A striking and highly detailed large map of the Davis Strait, that covers part of eastern coast of Nunavut State, Canada, and the western coast of Greenland (including the Disko Island).
The map provides good topographic details. From Vandermaelen's remarkable 6 volume atlas, which if combined...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VANDERMAELEN, P., Decouvertes Boreales.  No. 9, antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, P. - Decouvertes Boreales. No. 9
Brusselles, 1827, In original colouring.. 485x575mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A hand coloured, lithographed map. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Paris. Covers part of the Foxe Basin, Melville Peninsula and the Baffin Island area.
The map provides good topographic details. From Vandermaelen's remarkable 6 volume atlas, which if combined as globe gores forms a g...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TALLIS, John., Nova Scotia and Newfoundland., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.
London, 1851, Coloured.. 250x330mm. In good condition, lightly age toned, a few small closed tear repairs etc to margins. Decent margins.
A decorative and attractive map of the Canadian provinces of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. The map is enhanced by the seals of both provinces, plus delightful vignettes of Newfoundland dogs, some Cod Fishing off Newfoundland, and a nice view of Halifax NS.
Decorative borders....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TALLIS, John., East Canada and New Brunswick., antique map, old maps TALLIS, John. - East Canada and New Brunswick.
London, 1851, In original o/l colours.. 260x350mm. In good condition, all margins intact. Centerfold.
This is John Tallis’ map of East Canada, or what is now Quebec and New Brunswick. Includes Montreal, Quebec City, and the St. Lawrence River valley. Features four vignettes which include American Indian warriors and a spectacular view of Quebec City. The whole is surrounded by a decorative vine moti... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Canada cities
FERRARIO, G.,  Le mariage des canadiens., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - Le mariage des canadiens.
Milan 1827, In original colours.. 160x225mm. Colour aquatint. In very good condition. Nice margins for framing.
Representing a traditional wedding. The couple is standing on a plait, each holding the end of a rod. The two are hearing an speech held by the head of the village.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume ancien et moderne ou histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, etc...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Niagara Falls ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Niagara Falls ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 200x160mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was colour printed on fine move paper with additional hand-colouring.
Two aquatints depicting the Horse Shoe Fall (also known as Canadian Falls at the top) and the Fort Schloper Fall (bottom) engraved by Biasolé.
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 ...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mexico
ORTELIUS, A.,  Hispaniae novae sive magnae recens et vera descriptio. 1579, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hispaniae novae sive magnae recens et vera descriptio. 1579
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 349x508mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
This was the standard map of the area for a generation, copied by De Bry, Quad and Hondius. Even though Herrera (Spain's Royal Cosmographer) and Wytfliet worked 20 years after Ortelius, they produced inferior maps of the area. Both cartouches in the map are copies of designs by Hans Vredeman de Vrie... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Mexicana., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Mexicana.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, with light water stains, with wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A miniature map of Mexico, showing the very southern tip of Baia California, the Gulf Coast states, and including the FL 'Panhandle'. Published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the turn of the seventeenth century. Some topographical detail, strap-work title and sea hatching.
This example is f...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Mercator, G./  H. Hondius., HISPANIA  NOVAE / NOVA DESCRIPTIO., antique map, old maps Mercator, G./ H. Hondius. - HISPANIA NOVAE / NOVA DESCRIPTIO.
Amsterdam, c. 1620, attractive later colouring. 135x185mm. very good condition
The Mercator / Hondius pocket atlas 'Atlas Minor' was published between 1607 and 1651, editions in Latin, Dutch English, French and German.A map of Mexico.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 140 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de.,  Descripcion del destricto del audiencia de la Nueva Galicia. 5., antique map, old maps HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de. - Descripcion del destricto del audiencia de la Nueva Galicia. 5.
Amsterdam, Michel Colin, 1622, Uncoloured.. 212x291mm. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. A very good and dark impression.
The earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco, showing part of Central America, including some present-day Mexican states.
. From Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas Description des Indes Occidentales Qu'on ...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HERRERA y TORDESILLAS,A.de.,  Descripcion del destricto del audiencia de nueva Espana 4, antique map, old maps HERRERA y TORDESILLAS,A.de. - Descripcion del destricto del audiencia de nueva Espana 4
Amsterdam, 1622, Uncoloured.. 215x293mm. A very good and dark impression. Wide margins.
Rare map of southern part of Mexico.
From Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas Description des Indes Occidentales Qu'on appelle aujourdhuy Le Nouveau Monde. ..

Herrera served as the official historian of the King of Spain, and he produced a substantial history of the West Indies...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Bellin, J.N., Carte de l'Empire de Mexique, 1754. , antique map, old maps Bellin, J.N. - Carte de l'Empire de Mexique, 1754.
Paris, c. 1755, coloured. 195x290mm. very good
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.
A map of central Mexico Prevost?s ? Voyages?....
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ The ruins of Mitla ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ The ruins of Mitla ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 230x160mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the ruins of Mitla engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°74.
A pre-Columbian Mesoamerican building.
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 ...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 45)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [The ruins of Mitla ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [The ruins of Mitla ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 150x290mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the ruins of Mitla engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°75.
A pre-Columbian Mesoamerican building.
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 ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Local musical instruments ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Local musical instruments ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 150x210mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting local musical instruments being played engraved by Bonatti Plate N°76.
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 monum...
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Estimate
($ 50 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Emblematic figures and numeric characters ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Emblematic figures and numeric characters ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 305x160mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting emblematic figures and numeric characters engraved by Gallina. Plate N°79.
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 m...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VANDERMAELEN, Ph.,  Partie du Mexique. No 65., antique map, old maps VANDERMAELEN, Ph. - Partie du Mexique. No 65.
Brussels, 1825-1827, In original colours.. 467x540mm. Lithography on a plano sheet. Excellent condition with broad margins.
PLANO sheet map covering Mexico. From his famous Atlas Universel . This atlas was one of the most remarkable world atlases ever produced, anticipating the International Map of the World and being the first atlas to show the entire land mass of the world on a uniform scale.
Supported by ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Pacific Ocean
HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de,  Cocos Eijlandt Isle de Cocos., antique map, old maps HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de - Cocos Eijlandt Isle de Cocos.
Amsterdam, 1622, Uncoloured.. 193x165mm. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. A very good and dark impression. Size of sheet : 300 x 195mm.
Scarce print (193x165mm.) on a French text sheet showing the landing of Le Maire and Schouten at Cocos Island in May 1616 (today’s Tafahi in the Tonga Islands). Named by the Dutch for its abundance of coconuts.

Willem Cornelisz Schouten (1567–1625) and Jacob le Maire (1585-1616) are Dutc...
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Estimate
($ 220 - 245)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DUDLEY, R.,  Carta terza Generale del' Asia., antique map, old maps DUDLEY, R. - Carta terza Generale del' Asia.
Florence, 1646, Uncoloured. 460x380mm. In good condition. Left hand margin cut to neat line, with some minor reinforcements.
Rare first state of this important chart showing part of the north coast of New Guinea and islands of the Pacific Ocean. To the north of Japan the landmass of Isola di Iezo ('the coast is unknown to Christians') extends east across the Pacific to withi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 3,250 - 3,500)

Bid received
$ 2,800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CASSINI, G. M., L’Isola O-Taiti Scoperta dal Cap. Cook, con le Marchesi di Mendoza., antique map, old maps CASSINI, G. M. - L’Isola O-Taiti Scoperta dal Cap. Cook, con le Marchesi di Mendoza.
Rome, 1798, Coloured.. 375x550mm. Large margins, in very good condition.
L'Isola O-Tahiti scoperta dal Cap. Cook, Con le Marchesi di Mendoza. Published in the scarce atlas, the 'Nuovo atlante geografico universale',Captain Cook's mission on his First Voyage to the South Seas was to observe the passage of Venus across the Sun in 1769, at the request of the Royal Society. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 800)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Central America
HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de.,  Descripcion del audiencia de Guatimala 6, antique map, old maps HERRERA y TORDESILLAS, A. de. - Descripcion del audiencia de Guatimala 6
Amsterdam, Michel Colin, 1622, Uncoloured.. 212x291mm. Paper very slightly age toned as usual. A very good and dark impression.
The earliest map to include information from the previously secret manuscript maps of the Spanish cosmographer, Juan López de Velasco, showing part of Central America, including southern Yucatan, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama.
. From Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas Description...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GIBSON, J., A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Louisbourg. . .A Plan of the City and Harbour of Havana. . .A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Cartagena. . ., antique map, old maps GIBSON, J. - A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Louisbourg. . .A Plan of the City and Harbour of Havana. . .A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Cartagena. . .
London, 1765, Uncoloured.. 193x283mm. In good condition. Multi-folds as issued. Some small wear at folds. Right margin and top margins are uneven. Dark impression.
"A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Louisbourg [on sheet with] A Plan of the City and Harbour of Havana [and] A Plan of the Town and Harbour of Cartagena [and] A Plan of the Harbour, Town and Forts of Portobello", by John Gibson.
This sheet features four plans of towns and harbours on the Atla...
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Estimate
($ 115 - 140)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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