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Arabian Peninsula
KAEMPFER, E.,  Amoenitatum exoticarum politico-physico-medicarum fasciculi V., antique map, old maps KAEMPFER, E. - Amoenitatum exoticarum politico-physico-medicarum fasciculi V.
Lemgo: Heinrich Wilhelm Meyer, 1712, Uncoloured.. 235x185mm. Contemporary vellum with red title label on spine. 4to (220 x 180 mm). [18], 912, [32] pp. Title in red and black. Engraved frontispiece by Daniel Marot, architect to King William III, and Jacob Gole well known engraver of Amsterdam, 16 engraved plates (4 folding and 12 double-page), 63 full-page and 11 textual woodcuts and engravings.
FIRST EDITION OF KAEMPFER'S FIRST WORK ON ASIAN NATURAL HISTORY AND MEDICINE, the only book Kaempfer publi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 3,750 - $ 4,000
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Genealogie de Mahomet., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Genealogie de Mahomet.
Amsterdam, 1714, Uncoloured.. 368x430mm. Fine condition.
Fine example of Chatelain's attractive plate showing the genealogy of Mahomet.

Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (1684-1743) and Zacharie Junior (1690-1754).
They worked as a partnership publishing the Atlas Historique, Ou Nouvelle Introduction A L’Histo...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 75
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CHIQUET, J.,  Estats de L'empire du Grand Seigneur dit Sultan et Ottomans Empereur des Turcs. . ., antique map, old maps CHIQUET, J. - Estats de L'empire du Grand Seigneur dit Sultan et Ottomans Empereur des Turcs. . .
Paris, 1719, Original o/l colour.. 165x221mm. A good and dark impression. Paper slightly age-toned.
The map shows the extent of the Ottoman Empire from the Balkans to Persia, including all of Arabia and North Africa (an inset map at lower left shows the continuation of the African coast to present day Algeria).
There is a short text on map regarding the Nile and its source in Ethiopia. In the...
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Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J.,  Plan de la Rade de Gedda situee de la Cote d'Arabie sur la Mer Rouge., antique map, old maps APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J. - Plan de la Rade de Gedda situee de la Cote d'Arabie sur la Mer Rouge.
Paris, 1745, Uncoloured.. 485x334mm. In good condition. Paper very slightly age-toned. With small brown spot in center of chart. First edition.
Chart of the area around city of Gedda in the Red Sea.
D'Après De Mannevillette (1707-1780) was one of Franc's first hydrographers. When the first edition of his Atlas Le Neptune Oriental (containing only 22 charts) was published in 1745, it was regarded as a m...
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Estimates : $ 480 - $ 600
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APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J.,  Carte de L'entrée du Golfe de la Mer Rouge., antique map, old maps APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J. - Carte de L'entrée du Golfe de la Mer Rouge.
Paris, 1753, Uncoloured.. 335x490mm. In very good condition.
Chart of the Gulf of Aden with the coast line of Yemen, the Island Socotra and the entrance of the Red Sea. With 2 inset charts off-shore of the town Mocha.
D'Après De Mannevillette (1707-1780) was one of France's first hydrographers. When the first edition of his Atlas...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 400
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APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J.,  Carte de la Mer Rouge, depuis Moka jusqu'a Gedda., antique map, old maps APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE, J. - Carte de la Mer Rouge, depuis Moka jusqu'a Gedda.
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured.. 486x664mm. In good condition. Paper slightly age toned along center fold.
Chart of the Red Sea. With 3 inset maps of Shake Omare, Goofs and Gedan.
D'Après De Mannevillette (1707-1780) was one of France's first hydrographers. When the first edition of his Atlas Le Neptune Oriental (containing only 22 charts) was published in 1745, it wa...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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VON REILLY, F.J.J., Karte des Arabischen Meerbusens oder der Rotten Meeres. . ., antique map, old maps VON REILLY, F.J.J. - Karte des Arabischen Meerbusens oder der Rotten Meeres. . .
Vienna, 1796, In original o/l colours.. 661x470mm. In very good condition, printed on heavy paper.
An attractive map of the Red Sea with insets of the north-west arm of the Red Sea and the port of Suez.. Engraved by H. Benedict.
Franz Johann Josef von Reilly (Vienna 18 august 1766 - 6 july1820) was active as geographer, journalist, book and art dealer. In 1792 he created his geographica...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 150
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MULLER, K. W. L.,  Sinus Arabici pars borealis secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Northern part of the Red Red Sea), antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Sinus Arabici pars borealis secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Northern part of the Red Red Sea)
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x645mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Seven maps on one sheet showing the Northern part of the Red Sea according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in "Geographi Graeci Minores".

The Stadiasmus Maris Magni is an ancient Roman periplus or guidebook detailing the po...
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Estimates : $ 25 - $ 45
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MULLER, K. W. L.,  Sinus Arabici pars meridionalis secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Southern part of the Red Red Sea), antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Sinus Arabici pars meridionalis secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Southern part of the Red Red Sea)
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x688mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Eight maps on one sheet showing the Southern part of the Red Sea according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in "Geographi Graeci Minores". In bottom inset map showing the Red Sea according to Ptolemy.

The Stadiasmus Maris M...
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Estimates : $ 40 - $ 50
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MULLER, K. W. L.,  Sinus Arabici pars media secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Center part of the Red Red Sea), antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Sinus Arabici pars media secundum Agatharchidem, Artimidorum, Plinium, Ptolemaeum. (Center part of the Red Red Sea)
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x698mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Nine maps on one sheet showing the center part of the Red Sea according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", and prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in "Geographi Graeci Minores".

The Stadiasmus Maris Magni is an ancient Roman periplus or guidebook detailing the ...
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Estimates : $ 40 - $ 50
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MULLER, K. W. L.,  Ora regionis aromatiferae a ras gulvainy adbasHafoun. / Libye oraorientalissecundum Periplum maris Erythraei. (The United Arab Emirates), antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Ora regionis aromatiferae a ras gulvainy adbasHafoun. / Libye oraorientalissecundum Periplum maris Erythraei. (The United Arab Emirates)
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x556mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Four maps on one sheet. The right hand map showing The United Arab Emirates, the other maps the larger region including Oman. These ancient maps are according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", and are prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in his "Geographi Graeci Minores".... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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MULLER, K. W. L.,   Arabiae Ora australis secundum Periplum maris Erythraei. (Oman), antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Arabiae Ora australis secundum Periplum maris Erythraei. (Oman)
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x325mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Three maps on one sheet. The larger map showing Oman, the other maps the larger region including Oman. These ancient maps are according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", and are prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in his "Geographi Graeci Minores".

The Stadia...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE,  Arabia. Gulf of Aden - North Coast. Aden and Adjacent Bays.., antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE - Arabia. Gulf of Aden - North Coast. Aden and Adjacent Bays..
London (1836) corrected to 1868, Uncoloured.. 629x879mm. Overall good condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Large chart focused east of Aden, in Yemen.
With inset plan of Aden Anchorage in the upper right corner and a set of coastal profiles in the upper left corner.

With latitude and longitude scales, soundings, rocks, shoals, safe harbours, lighthouses in...
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Estimates : $ 700 - $ 900
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India
DE BRY, Th.,  De foro Goae frequentao, Leylon. . . (The daily market at Goa)., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - De foro Goae frequentao, Leylon. . . (The daily market at Goa).
Frankfurt, 1599, Uncoloured.. 140x177mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving (140x177mm.) In very good condition, dark impression.
This famous and desirable scene of the daily market of Goa, drawn after Jan Huijgen van Linschoten during his visit to the East of 1583-1592 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. With numerous Portuguese style houses in the back.

From Part II, PAR...
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Estimates : $ 225 - $ 275
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DE BRY, Th.,  VI. Repraesentatio  Bellorum, et Quomodo se ad Illa praeparent. (How the natives fight each other), antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - VI. Repraesentatio Bellorum, et Quomodo se ad Illa praeparent. (How the natives fight each other)
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 138x186mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305x200mm.
This shows how the men go to war and which weapons they use. They hold large square shields, about six feet high and four feet wide, made of cane and fortified with ox-hide. The more distinguished warriors have an iron bar, two feet long, fixed onto their valuable shields and this is painted red or ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 70 - $ 90
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DE BRY, Th.,  Repraesentatio Aedificiorum in Benyn, et Quid Praeterea notatu dignum ibi occurrat. [Excecution of criminals in Benin.], antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Repraesentatio Aedificiorum in Benyn, et Quid Praeterea notatu dignum ibi occurrat. [Excecution of criminals in Benin.]
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 140x185mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression. Size of the sheet : 304x205mm.
Execution of criminals in Benin. According to the text : The town of Benin is quite large and comprises homes with no windows, only open roofs. The more distinguished houses have three or four steps leading up to the front door. The chief and his noblemen ride out each day in the following manner: t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 90 - $ 100
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CHATELAIN, H.,  Genealogie des anciens empereurs mogols,. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Genealogie des anciens empereurs mogols,. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 371x430mm. Very good condition.
Text sheet with two inset maps of "Carte de l'empire du grand Mogol (122x158mm.) and inset map of Kahsmire "carte nouvelle du royaume de Kachemire" (120x158mm.)
In the lower part three scenes in India With text in French, from Chatelain's "Atlas Historique", 1732-1739.


More a...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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WALKER , J. &W., India IV., antique map, old maps WALKER , J. &W. - India IV.
London, 1733, OrIginal o/l Colour. 275x360mm. In fine condition on thick paper.
Original map engraved by J&C Walker in London and Published by Chapman & Hall in 1833. Published under the Superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Includes Circars, Oriss and Hydrabad in north east India.

Engravers, draughtsmen and publishers, John, Alexand...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 80 - $ 100
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 BELLIN, J.,  Plan de Maye a la Coste de Malabar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Plan de Maye a la Coste de Malabar.
Paris, 1764, In original o/l colours.. 213x172mm. In very good condition.
From Bellin's "Le Petit Atlas Maritime", a plan of the bay of Maye, off the Malabar coast of southern India. Map relief shown pictorially. Shows settlements, ports, major buildings. military forts and installations.
Compass rose and a small scrolled title cartouche....
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Estimates : $ 70 - $ 100
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BELLIN, J.,  Plan de la Ville de Pondicheri., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Plan de la Ville de Pondicheri.
Paris, 1764, In original o/l colours.. 200x159mm. In very fine to mint condition.
A pretty small plan of the south eastern Indian city of Pondicherry. Over the centuries it has been ruled by the French (mostly), the Dutch and the English (occasionally).
From Bellin's 'Le Pettit Atlas Maritime'. The plan details almost 40 of the most significant public buildings, churches, fo...
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Estimates : $ 70 - $ 95
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BELLIN, J.,  Baye Ville et Forts d'Andarajapour a la Coste de Malabar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Baye Ville et Forts d'Andarajapour a la Coste de Malabar.
Paris, 1764, In original o/l colours.. 208x170mm. In very fine to mint condition.
From Bellin's popular "La Petit Atlas Maritime", showing the bay, fort and town of Andarajapour in the Malabar region of India. The map is furnished with a compass rose and a scrolled title cartouche in the lower left corner of the map.
Map relief is shown in pictorial form. Shows the major bu...
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Estimates : $ 90 - $ 110
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte réduite de l'Océan Oriental, depuis Le Cap de Bonne Espérance jusqu'à l'Isle Formose., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte réduite de l'Océan Oriental, depuis Le Cap de Bonne Espérance jusqu'à l'Isle Formose.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 495x695mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some a few marginal worm holes and very light water staining in upper margin.
French chart covering the seas between the Cape of Good Hope until Taiwan and the West Coast of Australia. Prepared by Jacques-François L'Abbé Dicquemare (1733-1789).
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay...
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Estimates : $ 900 - $ 1,000
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Vues diverses du fort de l'Agouade pres de l'isle de Goa . . . Sumatra . . ., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Vues diverses du fort de l'Agouade pres de l'isle de Goa . . . Sumatra . . .
Paris, Brest, Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 490x320mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper.
French sea chart with 9 coastal views near Goa in India and Sumatra. The titles above the main profiles reading as following : Vues diverses du fort de l'Agouade pres de l'isle de Goa sur la côte de Malabar / Vues diverses de l'isle aux cochons sur la côte occiden... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 180 - $ 250
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GENTIL, G., Vue D'Une Partie des Ruines de Pondichery en 1769., antique map, old maps GENTIL, G. - Vue D'Une Partie des Ruines de Pondichery en 1769.
Paris , 1779, Coloured.. 200x290mm. In good condition, originally folding but now flattened out.
Fine city view of Pondicherry India by Guillaume le Gentil. It was engraved by Gardette in 1769. It has a key at the bottom identifying important buildings in the city. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 110 - $ 125
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Sold for $ 23
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BELLIN, J., Carta Della Costa di Persia, Guzarat, E Malabar., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carta Della Costa di Persia, Guzarat, E Malabar.
Paris, 1781, Attractive Coloring. 245x205mm. In good condition with the bottom right side where the map was attached to the book as issued, re-margined.
A copper engraving by Bellin on the order of Conte Di Maurepas, dated 1781. Published in the Italian edition of the atlas.
This interesting map shows a tip of the Arabian Peninsula on the left side. The green area at the top is named Persia, Makran and Baluchi. Notice that the coast of India s...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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Sri Lanka(Ceylon)
VALENTYN, F., Jaffenapatnam., antique map, old maps VALENTYN, F. - Jaffenapatnam.
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncolored. 270x350mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
A bird's eye-view of the fort and town of Jaffna. From Francois Valentyn's "Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien".
The view depicts Jaffnapatnam, the fort on the coast of Sri Lanka. This Portuguese built fort was captured by the Dutch in 1658.
The kingdom of Jaffnapatnam consisted of 13 islands and ...
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Estimates : $ 160 - $ 200
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte Plate qui comprend L'Isle de Ceylan. . ., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte Plate qui comprend L'Isle de Ceylan. . .
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured.. 489x676mm. Some light discolouration along center fold. Printed on heavy paper.
Chart showing the southern tip of India and Sri Lanka. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas.
D' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780) was a famous French sailor and hydrograph. During a voyage to China...
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Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured.. 482x657mm. Light discolouration along center fold. Good condition.
Chart showing the bay of Trincomalee, Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Trincomalee is natural deep water port on the east coast of Sri Lanka, about 110 miles northeast of Kandy. It is one of the main centers of Tamil speaking culture in Ceylon. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 360 - $ 450
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D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay Dans L'Isle de Ceylan., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Carte de la Baye et du Port de Trinquemalay Dans L'Isle de Ceylan.
Paris, Brest, chez Demonville, 1775, Coloured.. 485x660mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly age toned and light water stain in upper margin.
French chart of the harbour of Trinquemalay on the island of Ceylon. Prepared after Samuel Cornish who was a vice admiral for the English East India company.
Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay a...
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Estimates : $ 275 - $ 350
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Pakistan / Mongol
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Mongolian pipe smoking ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Mongolian pipe smoking ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x207mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting a group of Mongolians in traditional attire during a pipe smoking ceremony. Chinese and Mongolian tradition had tobacco smoking from pipes with small metal tube. Engraved by D.K. Bonatti, after drawings by G.Gattina. Plate N° 45
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume An...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 80
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Turkey
RUSCELLI, G., Tabula Asiae I., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Tabula Asiae I.
Venice, 1574, Attractive colouring.. 190x265mm. In good condition with centerfold as issued.
Interesting Ptolomaic map of part of Asia Minor, Turkey and Cyprus, extending from Constantinopel to Armenia. It includes most of Cyprus. The map first appeared in the 1561 edition of Ruscelli's edition of “Ptolemy's Geografia”. Italian on verso.
Girolamo Ruscelli, (1504-1566) was an Italian ...
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Estimates : $ 220 - $ 275
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BERTELLI, P.,  Ianizer excubias agens constantinapo lipro Aulu Imperatoris., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Ianizer excubias agens constantinapo lipro Aulu Imperatoris.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 114x80mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 50 - $ 60
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BERTELLI, P.,  Bolucha Bassa Centurio Ianizerorum., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Bolucha Bassa Centurio Ianizerorum.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 114x80mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 50 - $ 60
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DU VAL, P.,  La Turquie en Asie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - La Turquie en Asie.
Paris, 1676, Uncoloured.. 100x123mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some marginal water staining not affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of Turkey, Cyprus, Palestine, Armenia, Iran and Iraq.
From Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in...
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Estimates : $ 70 - $ 90
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FONTANA, F., Presa di Namur., antique map, old maps FONTANA, F. - Presa di Namur.
Florence, 1701, Attractive Coloring. 180x255mm. In fine condition with light toning.
A detailed, attractive, panoramic battle view of the siege of the Karaman fortification in Anatolia, Turkey, fought between the Naval Army of the Gand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo II, and the Naval Army of the Ottoman Empire.
The plate shows the fortress, buildings, forests, the armies and several s...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G., Asia Minor in suas partes seu provincias divisa. . ., antique map, old maps ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G. - Asia Minor in suas partes seu provincias divisa. . .
Paris 1751, In original o/l colours.. 477x609mm. Slight thinning to centerfold, light discolouration to border edges, a few small repaired tears to margins etc. Good impression.
A detailed map of Ancient Turkey with Cyprus from his "Atlas Universel". With s decorative title cartouche.
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766), also known as Le Sieur or Monsieur Robert, and his son, Didier Robert de Vaugondy (c.1723–1786), were leading mapmakers in France during the 18th ce...
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Estimates : $ 90 - $ 110
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ONFROY, E., Set of six costume plates of the Ottoman Empire., antique map, old maps ONFROY, E. - Set of six costume plates of the Ottoman Empire.
Paris, 1775, Coloured.. 270x180mm. A very good set: All with dark and clear impression and wide plate-marks. Some faint soiling, one plate with small stains to bottom right corner.
Fine and decorative hand coloured engraved prints, from "Recueil des differents costumes des principaux Officiers et Magistrats de la Porte...".

A complete set of this very rare work sold for $104,500 at Sothebys in 2009 (Sale 2278, Lot 18).

The engravings present are:
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Estimates : $ 800 - $ 1,200
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TARDIEU, P-F,  Constantinople., antique map, old maps TARDIEU, P-F - Constantinople.
Paris, 1780, Uncoloured.. 390x474mm. Mounted on linen, dissected in 8 parts, lined with green silk on two sides. Slightly stained and ink stains.
Plan of Constantinople engraved by Tardieu, decorated with a rose of the winds. The names on the plan are written in Turkish, the key (1 - 86) in French.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 175 - $ 250
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ANGUS, W., View of the Seraglio at Constantinople., antique map, old maps ANGUS, W. - View of the Seraglio at Constantinople.
London, 1783, Uncolored. 145x177mm. A very good dark print. One tear from margin entering bottom right corner of the image. With faint toning. Light soiling, mainly to the margins.
A rare engraved view after Metz, with people in the foreground and the city in the background. A ship and several small boats are on the river.
This is the earliest state of this view, which was published in various editions for many years until after 1800. ...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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DELAGRAVE, Ch.,  Carte du théatre de la guerre., antique map, old maps DELAGRAVE, Ch. - Carte du théatre de la guerre.
Paris, ca. 1877, In original colours.. 620x940mm. In good condition.
Very detailed map centered on the Black Sea and Cremea, including Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, etc. The map is hand coloured according to the color key in the lower left. Uncommon.
Map of the 1877 Russo-Turkish war. Prepared by Charles Delagrave, who was an editor of the famous "Societé de Geograp...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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Persia / Armenia / Iran / Irak
HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.,  Persicum Regnum., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S. - Persicum Regnum.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 145x180mm. In good condition. Right hand margin cut into scale border, as issued.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor atlas map. Early map of Turkey, including Cyprus published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.
In 1625 Samuel Purcha's publi...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J.,  Persici vel sopho rum regni typus., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J. - Persici vel sopho rum regni typus.
Amsterdam, 1628, In original colours.. 351x504mm. Paper slightly age toned and browned. Light discolouration along the centerfold. Good margins.
The focus of this map is the old Kingdom of Persia though the map clearly shows present-day Iraq, Iran, and Afghanistan. Of note are the cities: Bagadet (Baghdad), Chabul or Cabul (Kabul) south, and not north, of Candahar (Kandahar) as well as other numerous towns and cities.
The map provides a...
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Estimates : $ 200 - $ 240
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PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Le grand Royaume du Sophi de Perse. (19)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Le grand Royaume du Sophi de Perse. (19).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 126x185mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. Two tiny wormholes in upper part.
Scarce map of Persia, Afghanistan and part of Arabia published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".
With number 19 in lower right bottom of the map.

The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", ...
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Estimates : $ 60 - $ 100
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DAPPER, O., De Stadt Ninive., antique map, old maps DAPPER, O. - De Stadt Ninive.
Amsterdam, 1680, Uncolored. 280x365mm. In fine condition with usual age toning.
A striking copper engraving providing a bird’s-eye view of the city and surrounding countryside of Ninive in Iraq.
It is from Olfert Dapper's "De Stadt Ninive" published in 1680 in Amsterdam for "Naukeurige Beschryving van Asie…" ...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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CHATELAIN,H.,  Description des habits des Persans.., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN,H. - Description des habits des Persans..
Amsterdam, ca. 1720, Uncoloured.. 376x437mm. A good and dark impression. Split lower part centerfold repaired. Paper slightly age toned.
This impressive engraving is a wonderful example of Chatelain’s elegant plates.
Ornamented with numerous vignettes showing the costumes of the ancient Persians.
General information about clothing and hairstyle is given in lengthy tables.
Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of H...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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BELLIN, J., Carte du Pays ou Probablement a Ete le Paradis Terrestre, la Plaine de Scinhar et la Montagne sur Laquelle L’Arche…, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte du Pays ou Probablement a Ete le Paradis Terrestre, la Plaine de Scinhar et la Montagne sur Laquelle L’Arche…
Paris, 1750, Attractive Colouring. 195x190mm. In good condition with multi folds now flattened out with Japan paper.
A pleasant map detailing the region of present day Iraq and Armenia. It locates the Garden of Eden on the Euphrates River, by Bellin in Paris, published in 1750.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703–1772) was a French hydrographer, geographer, and member of the French intellectual group called the 'phi...
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Estimates : $ 120 - $ 150
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DE LA TOUR, L., Carte de la Perse Redigee en Partie d’Apres le Voyage et les Cartes de M. Niebhr., antique map, old maps DE LA TOUR, L. - Carte de la Perse Redigee en Partie d’Apres le Voyage et les Cartes de M. Niebhr.
Paris, 1780, Uncolored. 240x345mm. In fine condition with usual age toning.
An interesting detailed map of the region stretching from the Caucasus through Afghanistan and the Arabian Desert to the Indus River. By Brion de la Tour in Paris in 1780. From Historie Universale.
Louis Brion de la Tour (1756-1823) was the Cartographer Royal to the King of France, his...
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Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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MULLER, K. W. L.,  Nearchi Navigatio ab indo ad Euphratem secundum arriani historiam Indicum. . ., antique map, old maps MULLER, K. W. L. - Nearchi Navigatio ab indo ad Euphratem secundum arriani historiam Indicum. . .
Paris, Ambrosio Firmin Didot, 1855, In original o/l colours.. 222x1033mm. Steel engraving with delicate water colour outline colouring. Vertical folds as issued. Very fine condition.
Three maps showing the coastline of Iran and Pakistan according to the "Stadiasmus Maris Magni", and prepared by Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Muller (1813-1894) and published in "Geographi Graeci Minores".

The Stadiasmus Maris Magni is an ancient Roman periplus or guidebook detailing the ports sa...
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Estimates : $ 30 - $ 50
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Near / Middle East
MÜNSTER, S.,  Tabula Asiae III [Black & Caspian Sea Region], antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Tabula Asiae III [Black & Caspian Sea Region]
Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545, Uncoloured.. 264x340mm. Repair of split lower part center fold. In good condition. Latin text on verso.
Attractive woodblock Ptolemaic map, depicting Armenia and in the Right part of the Caspian Sea with Noes Arch, believed to have come to rest in a mountain in Armenia according to the map.
Shows Armenia Maior, Iberia, Albania, Colchis, Porte Albanie, the Euphratis River, the Tigris, Assyriae, an...
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Estimates : $ 300 - $ 350
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BELLIN, J., Carte de Karazm, Turkestan et Grand Bukarie, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de Karazm, Turkestan et Grand Bukarie
Paris, 1749, Uncoloured. 230x315mm. In fine condition with mild even age toning.
A fine copper engraved map by Bellin, centred on Uzbekistan, showing the Caspian and Aral seas.
Published in “ Histoire Generale des Voyages” by Abbe A. F. Prevost in Paris in 1749.

Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703–1772) was the hydrographer of France's hydrographic office, a member o...
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Estimates : $ 125 - $ 150
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