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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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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,450  

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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 757  

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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 267  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Turcicum Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Turcicum Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 413x625mm. Dark impression. Light water stains in upper corners, just affecting the engraved area.
A very handsome map with a particularly fine cartouche showing the Turkish Sultan on his throne and allegorical figures at either side brandishing weapons. At right is a smaller cartouche with a dedication by the Blaeu's. Sailing ships can be seen in the Arabian Sea and the Mediterranean.
The ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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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 490  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE ROSSI, G.,  Stato del Gran Turco diviso ne suoi Beglierbati, o Governi e ne Principati, che li sono Tributari. . ., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Stato del Gran Turco diviso ne suoi Beglierbati, o Governi e ne Principati, che li sono Tributari. . .
Rome, 1679-1688, In attractive colours.. 424x563mm. Some very minor marginal spotting. Dark impression. Very good.
Rossi's scarce map of Turkish Empire with the Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus, Turkey, Arabia, the Black Sea, Asia Minor and neighboring regions.
The engraver was Giorgio Widman.
Issued in Il Mercurio geografico. To the right an ornate tittle cartouche.
The cartographer was Giac...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

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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 200  

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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 356  

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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 490  

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Condition Rating: 2
WENNG, C.,  Die übergangsländer von Asien und Afrika begreifend : Arabien nebst Mesopotamien und Syrien und das Nilgebiet. . ., antique map, old maps WENNG, C. - Die übergangsländer von Asien und Afrika begreifend : Arabien nebst Mesopotamien und Syrien und das Nilgebiet. . .
Munich, 1845, In original o/l colours.. 445x515mm. In good condition, full margins.
This extremely rare separately-issued map of the Middle East was made as a private commission by a group of Münich grandees led by Gotthilf Heinrich von Schubert (1780 - 1860), a prominent intellectual, especially to commemorate Duke Maximilian Joseph of Bavaria (1808 - 1888)] 1838 excursion to Egyp... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,850
Approx. Euro 1,647  

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Condition Rating: 3
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 534  

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Condition Rating: 4