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Holy Land & Jerusalem
ORTELIUS, A.,  Terra Sancta., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Terra Sancta.
Antwerp, 1603, Coloured.. 367x505mm. Paper slightly age-toned. A good and dark impression. According to Marcel van den Broecke published in 1603.
This is the most modern of Ortelius' maps of the Holy Land. It focuses specifically on the Holy Land and is oriented with east of the top. Ortelius used as a model the wall map of Peter Laicksteen who had actually visited the Holy Land in 1566. However, Ortelius introduced several revisions t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,400
Approx. Euro 2,064  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HONDIUS, H.,  Situs Terrae Promissionis.S.S.Bibliorum intelligentiam.., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - Situs Terrae Promissionis.S.S.Bibliorum intelligentiam..
Amsterdam, 1633, In attractive original colours.. 370x492mm. In mint condition.
Superb map of the Holy Land, after Adrichom, with north oriented to the left. It is finely engraved with numerous biblical scenes including the Exodus, the wandering of the Children of Israel, and several battle scenes. A floral and fruit garland is draped across the top, symbolizing the land of ple... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
HONERVOGT, J.,  Peregrinations divi Pauli Tyrus Corographicus. . ., antique map, old maps HONERVOGT, J. - Peregrinations divi Pauli Tyrus Corographicus. . .
Paris, ca. 1640, In original o/l colours.. 320x489mm. Paper slightly age toned. Good condition.
A beautifully executed and very rare map showing the peregrinations of St. Paul in the Eastern Mediterranean. The Mediterranean is ornated with two ships and two sea monster. The map itself has been copied after A.Ortelius.
Published by Jacob Honervogt (c.1590-c.1663) who was a native of Colog...
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$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,365  

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Condition Rating: 2
HONERVOGT, J.,  Terra Promissions., antique map, old maps HONERVOGT, J. - Terra Promissions.
Paris, c.1655, In original o/l colours.. 367x418mm. Paper slightly age toned. Good condition.
A beautifully executed and very rare map of the Promised Land, divided into the 12 Tribes. The shore line runs in north-southwesterly direction from Sidon as far as Pelusium.
The Haifa Bay does not appear at all and Haifa, not mentioned by name, just out into the sea. The Carmel Mountain reaches...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 2
VISSCHER, N.,  De gelegenheyt van t'paradys ende t'landt van Canaan.., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, N. - De gelegenheyt van t'paradys ende t'landt van Canaan..
Amsterdam, 1664, Coloured.. 320x480mm. Wide margins, in very good condition.
Very attractive map, showing the location of Paradise. Two vignettes depict the Temptation of Adam and Eve, and their Expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Nicolaes Visscher was one of the sons of Claes Jansz Visscher who also made maps for the Bibles printed in Holland. Around 1650 the plates were wor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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Condition Rating: 3
STOOPENDAAL, B.,  Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . ., antique map, old maps STOOPENDAAL, B. - Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .
Amsterdam, 1682, In original colours.. 355x462mm. In stunning original colours. Cartouches heightened with gold. Repair of split lower part centre fold, expertly done.
A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale panel in the sea area and below are panels showing scenes from the life of Christ either side of an ornate title cartouche.
The f...
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$ 1,400
Approx. Euro 1,204  

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Condition Rating: 2
STOOPENDAAL, B.,  Jerusalem., antique map, old maps STOOPENDAAL, B. - Jerusalem.
Amsterdam, 1682, Coloured.. 360x459mm. In very good condition.
Engraved by Bastiaan Stoopendaal from Juan Bautista Villapando's imaginary town-plan of Jerusalem. This bird's-eye view is surrounded by 12 scenes, views and portraits of Salomon and the High Priest.
A key identifying 60 points of interest....
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Chorographia Terrae Sanctae in Angustiorem. . ., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Chorographia Terrae Sanctae in Angustiorem. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1700, Uncoloured.. 324x843mm. Some very light water staining lower part. A good and dark impression.
Rare. Large visually rich map decorated with illustrations of the sacred objects and places of Judaism. In the bottom center is a plan of ancient Jerusalem, and the route of the Exodus and Wandering are indicated. According to its title, the map corrects errors in place names found on earlier maps.<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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Condition Rating: 2
LUCHTMANS, S.,  De Stadt Jerusalem., antique map, old maps LUCHTMANS, S. - De Stadt Jerusalem.
Amsterdam, 1710, In very attractive strong original colours.. 344x498mm. Printed on heavy paper. Upper and lower margin cut short. Paper slightly age-toned, repair of split lower part centerfold. Altogether very attractive.
Plan of ancient Jerusalem from a Dutch bible after Villalpando. The print is in contemp. colours, which is extremely rare for a plate like this. Lower left the Temple as a Renaissance palace and lower right a panoramic view of the city. At left and right Biblical figures and Temple vessels. Engraved... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE LAPORTE, L'Abbé.,  Carte des Régions et Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament . . ., antique map, old maps DE LAPORTE, L'Abbé. - Carte des Régions et Lieux dont il est parlé dans le Nouveau Testament . . .
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, In original o/l colours.. 175x222mm. Some very light foxing upper margin. Left margin cut short. Else in very good condition.
Map of the regions and sites mentioned in the New Testament with inset maps of the Holy Land and a plan of Jerusalem, from Atlas moderne portatif composé de vingt-huit cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre .. A l'usage des Colléges, des Pensions & des Maisons Religieuses, etc..
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$ 220
Approx. Euro 189  

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Condition Rating: 3
India
DE BRY, Th.,  Lusitani in India deseruntur in Lecticis., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Lusitani in India deseruntur in Lecticis.
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression.
The way how the Portuguese carried a noble man in India from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. From Part II, PARS INDIAE ORIENTALIS, IN QU JOHAN. HUGONIS LINTSCOTANI NAVIGATIO IN ORIENTEM.
After his...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 1
DE BRY, Th., Ailhae Cidade de Goa Metropolitana da Indiae Partes Orientals que Esta en 15 Graos da Banda donorte., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Ailhae Cidade de Goa Metropolitana da Indiae Partes Orientals que Esta en 15 Graos da Banda donorte.
Frankfurt, 1613, Uncoloured.. 383x430mm. Lower margin and lower part left margins cut on neatline, as issued. On verso piece of paper pasted to back vertical tear, 12cm. into the engraved area.
One of the earliest printed detailed plans of a European trading post in the Indies, this finely engraved and designed bird's-eye plan was published in De Bry's important collection of Minor Voyages . Finely engraved strapwork cartouches enclose the title, descriptive panels and coats of arms... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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Condition Rating: 5
DE ROSSI, G.,  Penisola dell India di là dal Gange et Isole intorno ad essa adiacenti.., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola dell India di là dal Gange et Isole intorno ad essa adiacenti..
Rome, 1683-1688, In original o/l colours.. 530x410mm. Some very minor marginal spotting. Discolouration along center fold. Dark impression. Very good.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of India with Ceylon and Maldives. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower right hand corner a large title cartouche with dedication to Tavernier and Mandeslo, supported by exotic Asian figures and surmounted by an elephant.
The cartographer w...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DONCKER, H.,  De golf van Bengalen., antique map, old maps DONCKER, H. - De golf van Bengalen.
Amsterdam, after 1669-1712, Uncoloured.. 434x520mm. Paper slightly age-toned. With some plate scratching and ink toning.
Rare chart of the Indian Ocean, with nice detail on Ceylon (Sri Lanka) with compass roses and system of rhumb lines, soundings and anchorage's. Many place names.
The plate was newly made by Doncker, in an early stage he used the copperplates of Goos. More freque...
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$ 2,300
Approx. Euro 1,978  

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Condition Rating: 3
VALENTIJN, F.,  Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . ., antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . .
Amsterdam, 1726, Coloured.. 450x548mm. In very good condition.
Rare map Bangladesh with the Ganges delta, including Calcutta. Giving great detail with trade routes, European trade settlements, etc. Prepared by Joh. Van Leenen who was active for the VOC (Dutch East India Company). The large title cartouche tells us that the map was ordered by Mattheus van den Br... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Cochin (today: Ernakulam), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Cochin (today: Ernakulam)
India? c.1750, In original o/l colours.. 80x86mm. Water colour with pen and ink. Some discolouration in corners.
Small but charming 18th water colour on paper depicting Cochin (today : Ernakulam) was from 1500, when the first Portuguese fleet called on its port, a firm ally of the Portuguese. The Dutch V.O.C. conquests the town in 1663.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TIEFENTALLER, Joseph.,  Carte Generale du Cours du Gange et du Gagra. . ., antique map, old maps TIEFENTALLER, Joseph. - Carte Generale du Cours du Gange et du Gagra. . .
Paris ca 1784, Uncoloured.. 595x745mm. In good condition, with multi-folds now flattered out, some light creasing to margins, a few tiny nicks and paper tears to margins etc. Left margin tight. - others adequate. Lightly age toned.
A large chart that is essentially six inset maps printed on one sheet by the Jesuit Joseph Tiefentaller in the latter half of the eighteenth century. The map is in French and in Persian.
Figure I is basically the entire course of the Ganges and Ghahara Rivers.
Figure II locates correctly...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 3
Sri Lanka(Ceylon)
LANGENES, B.,  Maldivae Insulae., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Maldivae Insulae.
Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 85x124mm. Some marginal paper thinness. Paper slightly age toned.
Very fine early miniature map of Maldives Islands. East is at the top. Title cartouche on the lower right corner. A dolphin and two ships are depicted.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers in Amsterdam, including Petrus Ka...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka)
Italy, ca. 1750, In original colours.. 260x210mm. Manuscript map in brown ink on paper. In very fine condition.
Manuscript map of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Inland filled with a good number of place names, mountains. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 650
Approx. Euro 559  

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Condition Rating: 3
Pakistan / Mongol
BLAEU, W.,  Magni Mogolis Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Magni Mogolis Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1650, In original colouring.. 415x515mm. Paper slightly browned. Some creases along center fold. Wide margins. Latin text on verso.
An attractive map of the region from Iran through Tibet, and northern India to Burma. The travel route from Kabul to Surat is the most prominent feature of the map. Richly decorated with strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches, a dedication with coat of arms, several sailing ships, along with ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 215  

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Condition Rating: 4
JOLLAIN, F.,  Le Grand Mongol. . ., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, F. - Le Grand Mongol. . .
Paris, ca. 1686, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Slight paper discolouration. Else very good condition.
Rare full portrait of the Mongol emperor of Indostan, published by map seller, François Jollain, the Elder (1641-1704), active in Paris, rue St. Jacques à la ville de Cologne.

Indostan, or as it used to be called, the 'Indostanic Peninsula', is the former name of the region in South Asia...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
Korea (and Japan)
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 455x610mm. A good and dark impression. Some very minor light brown spotting and light discolouration of paper.
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although Hokkaido, then known as Yedo is shown a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655 - 1720, Original colours.. 417x589mm. No text on verso. Dark impression.
It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.The rare Covens and Mortier issue of this important map of Japan and Korea, originally published by Blaeu. This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaem... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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Condition Rating: 1
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Royaume de Corée., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Royaume de Corée.
The Hague, 1737, Uncoloured.. 520x353mm. Wide margins, a very good and dark impression. Mint.
With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. One of the earliest separate maps of Korea.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la Chine, published in...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,440  

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Condition Rating: 1
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan. Raportée dans histoire Générale des Voyages Tirée de l'Anglois..
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 3
LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G,  Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille., antique map, old maps LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G - Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 493x675mm. Printed on thick paper. Several vertical and horizontal folds as issued. Fine condition.
La Pérouse's important large-scale chart of Northern Japan, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the tip of Kamschatka, and the northern part of Korea.
Showing the track of Perouse from 27 May 1787 at Cape Clonard, Isle Dagelet in Korea.
His voyage continued along the co...
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$ 1,400
Approx. Euro 1,204  

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Condition Rating: 3
LA PEROUSE, J.F.G.,  Plan of part of the Islands or Archipelago of Corea., antique map, old maps LA PEROUSE, J.F.G. - Plan of part of the Islands or Archipelago of Corea.
London, G.G. and J.Robinson, 1798, Uncoloured.. 380x500mm. Mild waterstain just visible upper part otherwise in good condition.
Showing the track of La Perouse along the southern most tip of Korea, with Quelpaerts Islands (now-a-days called Jeju, with the vulcano Halla-san (Halla Mountain) clearly noticed. This is a chart representing the visit of the French Admiral and explorer, le Comte de L... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 3
TANNER, H. S. /  ARROWSMITH, A.,  Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea), antique map, old maps TANNER, H. S. / ARROWSMITH, A. - Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea)
London, 1807, Uncoloured.. 240x396mm. Very good condition. Narrow margins.
Detailed map of Japan and including Korea. Japan with good detail, gold mines and more. An island in the Pacific is called "Fatsisio, or Unhappy I. The Place of Exile for the Japanese Grandees. The prime meridian at Greenwich.
The interior of Korea has been left blank, except for a scal...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 2
THOMSON, J.,  Corea and Japan., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Corea and Japan.
Edinburgh, 1816, Original colours.. 500x620mm. Repair of two marginal splits close to center fold and one in center fold. Good condition.
A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula.
The strait south of Korea, is called "Strait of Korea". Including the islands Argonaut and Dagelet.
The map appeared in Thomson's New General ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 3
HALL,B.,  Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea., antique map, old maps HALL,B. - Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.
London, 1818, In original colours.. 290x230mm. 4to. Contemp. linen, gilt stamped title on spine. Large paper copy. Uncut. Several pages with small light brown stains. XV, 222, CXXX ,66pp. Illustrated with 15 plates and maps.
BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and a vocabulary of the Loo-Cho language by H.J.Clifford,esq.
Printed by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London. Illustrated with 8 co...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,300  

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Condition Rating: 3
HONEGGER, V.,  Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea., antique map, old maps HONEGGER, V. - Koreische Fischerfamilie. Famille de pecheurs de Corea.
Zürich, 1845, Uncoloured.. 230x280mm. Lithography in very good to mint condition.
A Korean family of fishermen playing a board game. No.9' above image. From "Schinz Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen des Menschen der verschiedenen Rassen und Stämme", and lithographed by J.Honegger and published in Honeggersche Lithographische Anstalt in Zürich. The image is copied after the work of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

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Condition Rating: 2
HAUSERMANN, R.,  Carte de la Corée d'après la Carte du Dictionnaire coréen-français par les Missionnaires de Corée. . ., antique map, old maps HAUSERMANN, R. - Carte de la Corée d'après la Carte du Dictionnaire coréen-français par les Missionnaires de Corée. . .
Paris, 1880, In original colours.. 280x186mm. In good condition.
Map of Korea called "Corée", which was produced by the French organization Mission Etrangères de Paris (MEP) in 1880. Supposedly, the map was based on Father Kim Degeon's Carte de la Corée of 1846. The map is said to be stored in the Research Foundation of Korean Church History.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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Condition Rating: 3
Japan
TAVENIER, J.B.,  Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route.., antique map, old maps TAVENIER, J.B. - Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route..
Paris 1679, Coloured.. 515x765mm. In very good condition. Repair of one marginal tears, running into 10cm. into the engraved area, hardly notable.
This uncommon map of Japan, which is on a fairly large scale, contains comments about the nature of the country. For instance, Ocsaqui (Okazaki, near Nagoya) is said to have the most beautiful women.
Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689) used both names for he same sea-space : "Océan Oriental " w...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

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Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte des Isles du Japon et la Presqu'Isle de Coree. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte des Isles du Japon et la Presqu'Isle de Coree. . .
Paris, 1746, Coloured.. 213x288mm. In very good condition. Wide margins and printed on heavy paper.
A fine map of the islands of Japan, including Korea, Taiwan and the coast of China till Macao.
Embellished with fine baroque decorations. Bellin influenced other cartographers with his erroneous portrayals of Japan. Included in Antoine-François Prévost, Histoire Générale des voyages, ou nouv...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 237  

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Condition Rating: 2
AKIZATO, Rito - TAKEHARA, Shunchosai,  SETTSU MEISHO ZUE. Illustrations of famous places in Settsu., antique map, old maps AKIZATO, Rito - TAKEHARA, Shunchosai - SETTSU MEISHO ZUE. Illustrations of famous places in Settsu.
Osaka, Yanagiwara Kibei, Kansei 8-10 or 1796-1798, Uncoloured.. 260x185mm. 12 volumes in 8. illustrated with 280 double-and 50 single-page woodblock illustrations, in some cases one scene may cover up to 8 single pages.
Settsu Meisho Zue was printed in two series of 8 and 4 volumes. The principal illustrator was Takehara Shunchosai, but many illustrations in the 4 volumes supplement are by minor artists. He himself was a well-known ukiyo-e artist and book illustrator. The text was written by Akizato Rito who did nu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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Condition Rating: 4
Japan cities
TIRION, I.,  'T Eilandje Desima verblyf plaats der Hollanders in Japan., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - 'T Eilandje Desima verblyf plaats der Hollanders in Japan.
Amsterdam, 1739, Uncoloured.. 175x195mm. Slightly age-toned and lightly stained. A good and dark impression.
Bird's-eye view of Deshima copied from a manuscript by Voogt, who was second-in-command on Deshima in 1713.
The island is viewed from the landside, depicting the developments of the new warehouses and the garden as well as the famous speelhuis which contained a billiard table and musical ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 5
ANONYMOUS,  Nangasakij., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Nangasakij.
c.1750, In original o/l colours.. 76x95mm. Water colour with pen and ink. Some minor discolouration in corners.
Charming 18th water colour on paper depicting a panoramic view of Nagasaki and the factory Deshima of the V.OC.
Probably made by a westerner artist visiting Japan.
RARE....
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  [ LANDSKROON ]. Oranda Fune no zu [= Depiction of a Dutch Ship]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [ LANDSKROON ]. Oranda Fune no zu [= Depiction of a Dutch Ship].
Japan, Kansei 4, 2nd month, 9th day, 30 March? 1792, In original colours.. 820x1130mm. An extremely large and detailed Japanese ink drawing on rice paper of a Dutch ship identifiable as the VOC ship "Landskroon" at Deshima island in Nagasaki Bay in 1766.
A very large and extremely detailed Japanese drawing on rice paper of a Dutch ship at the artificial island Deshima, the VOC's outpost in Nagasaki harbour. In the drawing, the ship itself measures about 63 cm from figurehead to stern, giving a scale of about 1:47. The Japanese texts do not identify ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 30,000
Approx. Euro 25,800  

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Condition Rating: 2
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  Gezigt op de haven en de baai van Nagasaki., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - Gezigt op de haven en de baai van Nagasaki.
Leiden 1832-1852, Uncoloured.. 330x535mm. Lithography. Slightly browned and repair of split upper and lower part center fold. Margins cut close. With pinholes in four corners.
A very rare birds-eye view showing Deshima and Nagasaki bay. Von Siebold was born in Würtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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Condition Rating: 6
YAHEIJI UEYAMA,  Nikko oyama no ezu (Pictorial Illustration of the Nikko mountains)., antique map, old maps YAHEIJI UEYAMA - Nikko oyama no ezu (Pictorial Illustration of the Nikko mountains).
Japan, c.1860, Uncoloured.. 555x865mm. Wood block print on four joined sheets. Some spotting, overall wormholes.
Fine map of the famous and well known pilgrimage site with pictorial temples and shrine labeled, and woods. Woodblock printed map, Edo Period (1615-1868), with publisher notation to the lower left Ueyama 'Yaheiji'.
The first plan was already published in Kyoto 1653, but most of the later ones a...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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Condition Rating: 3
 Hyogo,  (Plan of Hiogo Treaty Limits), antique map, old maps Hyogo - (Plan of Hiogo Treaty Limits)
Meiji 10 = 1877, Uncoloured.. 285x470mm. Wood cut. Overall some browning. Folded as common and pasted within 2 yellow cardboards (165x100mm.) with red label at upper right partly detached and with two tears and small flaw. With red stamp "Freign (sic) Concession".
Map of the new prefecture with Japanese and English descriptions. In lower right an key to "Position of Government Office, boundaries, road and railways. On January 1, 1868, Hyogo Port was officially opened to foreign trade. The Port of Kobe (Hyogo Port) was one of the first Japanese ports to open t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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Condition Rating: 3
Arabian Peninsula
PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.,  Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula), antique map, old maps PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G. - Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)
Vienna, 1525 -1541, In attractive strong colours.. 272x455mm. Good margins. With letter press and decorated initials on verso. Size of paper 400x550mm.
Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsular prepared Martin Waldseemüller. River Rhine to the left.

Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "Ptolemy's Geographia". The atlas was reprinted in 1520, 1522, 1525, 1535 and 1541. ...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

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Condition Rating: 2
RUSCELLI, G.,  Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.
Venice, 1598, Uncoloured.. 185x245mm. Mint condition. Italian text on verso.
Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.
Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio Tolomeo" (Venice, 1561), with the present example being from the 1598 edition of the work. In 1574 a new plate was used which las...
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$ 850
Approx. Euro 731  

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Condition Rating: 1
BERTIUS, P.,  Mare Rubrum., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. - Mare Rubrum.
Amsterdam, 1602, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. A very good and dark impression.
Very fine miniature map including the Red Sea, Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula. One of the early maps to focus on this area.
Engraved by Petrus Kaerius.

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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 2
DU VAL, P.,  Arabie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Arabie.
Paris, 1676, Coloured.. 101x123mm. Slight marginal browning. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de géographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in the atlas appear to be derived fr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Le temple de la Mecque avec une description de tout ce qu'on y voit . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Le temple de la Mecque avec une description de tout ce qu'on y voit . . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 380x438mm. Paper slightly age toned. A good and dark impression.
Fascinating engraving depicting the Muslim Kaaba at Mecca. Below the main image are two smaller vignette images of people praying. In between the two vignettes is a key (A - Q) to the Kaaba view and a description in French of Islamic traditions.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Hugue...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY, R. de,  L'Arabie., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - L'Arabie.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 160x177mm. Very crisp and fine image. Good margins. Very good condition.
Small detailed map of the Arabian Peninsula. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
Page 162 outside border top right....
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$ 225
Approx. Euro 194  

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Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte de la Coste d'Arabie., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte de la Coste d'Arabie.
Amsterdam, 1773, Uncoloured.. 215x248mm. Good and dark impression.
Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the Arabian peninsula. Depicted is Saudi Arabia, Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.
With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Pol...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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Condition Rating: 2
SANTINI, P.,  Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte., antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. - Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte.
Venise, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 484x552mm. Very good condition.
Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called "Arabie Heureuse"), Egypt and the Red Sea. With fine rococo cartouche lower left showing natives smoking hookah..
Published by P.Santini, after R. de Vaugondy....
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

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Condition Rating: 2
STANFORD'S GEOGR.ESTABL.,  Arabia, The Red Sea, The Valley of the Nile, including Egypt, Nubia and Abyssinia., antique map, old maps STANFORD'S GEOGR.ESTABL. - Arabia, The Red Sea, The Valley of the Nile, including Egypt, Nubia and Abyssinia.
London, 1903, In original colours.. 500x612mm. Chromolithography. Some age toning of the map linen on verso of map. Water staining to the linen cover and label. Else very good condition.
Outstanding large, detailed map centered on the Arabian Peninsula, The Red Sea, and the North Eastern cost of Africa from Cairo to the Horn of Africa. The island of Socotra and the Persian Gulf are also shown.
Dissected onto18 linen backed panels that fold neatly into a quarto sized burgundy cl...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 516  

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Condition Rating: 4
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