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Egypt
HONDIUS, J.,  Aegyptus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Aegyptus.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 95x134mm. Page slightly age-toned. Marginal spots. Size of paper : 31x 19cm.
Small map focused on the Nile Delta, where the Nile divides into several branches.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, ende vorstendommen des gantsen Aerdbodems which was a Dutch translation of "Les estats, empires et pri...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J ./ PURCHAS, S.,  Aegyptus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J ./ PURCHAS, S. - Aegyptus.
London, 1625, Uncoloured.. 148x188mm. In fine condition.
The rare Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor atlas map. Early map of Egypt published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English on both sides. Size of paper: 32x21cm.
In 1625 Samuel Purchas' published His Pilgrimes...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSON, Jan., AEGYPTUS ANTIQUA. . ., antique map, old maps JANSSON, Jan. - AEGYPTUS ANTIQUA. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1662, Coloured.. 375x518mm. In good condition. Latin text to verso, repair to old lower centrefold split. Minor stains and marks to margins. Good impression, decent margins.
A nice map of ancient Egypt, with west orientated to the top. Major cities highlighted in red, different regions segregated and coloured, physical topography shown in detail. Decorative scrolled cartouche and dedication.

Pierre Duval (1618-1683) was a French geographer. Pierre Duval was b...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AVELINE,P.,  Alexandrie Ville d'Egipte sur la mer Méditeranée.., antique map, old maps AVELINE,P. - Alexandrie Ville d'Egipte sur la mer Méditeranée..
Paris, c. 1690, Uncoloured.. 225x320mm. A good and dark impression.
A very RARE panoramic view of the city of Alexandrie, including a legend in the lower part.
The plate is numbered in brown pencil in upper right corner.
Engraved by Pierre Aveline (Paris, c.1656 - 23 May 1722). He was also a print-publisher and print-seller. He probably trained with Adam Pér...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JAILLOT, H. / MORTIER, P.,  Les deserts d'Egypte de thebaide d'arabie. . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. / MORTIER, P. - Les deserts d'Egypte de thebaide d'arabie. . .
Amsterdam, 1692, In original o/l colours.. 530x838mm. Printed on heavy, somewhat browned paper. Some minor marginal spotting. Else a good dark impression.
Fine map of Egypt with a decorative title and scale cartouche.
Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), was a French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs and redrew Nicolas Sanson's maps on a larger scale. 'Atlas Nouveau' (1674), sea-atlas ' Le Neptune François' (1693).
This plate is from th...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN, J.B., Aegyptus Hodierna., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Aegyptus Hodierna.
Nurenberg, 1740, In original colours.. 572x471mm. In attractive full colours. Paper slightly age-toned, mainly marginal, some discolouration to centerfold. Left margin has been altered. A good and dark impression.
Scarce. A splendid map of ancient Egypt. West is at the top and the Nile bisects Egypt. A small inset shows the region around Alexandria to good detail. With the Red Sea, and some very fine cartouches with Pyramids, Nile waterfalls, the Sphinx and the Tombs of the Kings. Nile waterfalls, etc.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 160 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M., Deserta Aegypti Thebaidis, Arabiae, Syriae etc., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Deserta Aegypti Thebaidis, Arabiae, Syriae etc.
Augsburg, 1741, In original colours.. 495x580mm. Good example, only light browning along the centerfold. Good margins.
An attractive map of Egypt, northern Arabia, the Holy Land, Syria and Cyprus. From Seutter's "Atlas Novus". Map shows many physical features, biblical scenes, ships at sea, a very decorative cartouche and a compass rose.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATTRÉ / BONNE, R.,  Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne.., antique map, old maps LATTRÉ / BONNE, R. - Carte de l'Egypte Ancienne et Moderne..
Paris, ca 1783, In attractive original body colours.. 440x308mm. Light discolouration in the lower right part of the map. Printed on heavy paper, with good margins. Good impression.
Attractive map showing part of the course of the river Nile. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
Ornated with a decorative title cartouche representing a crocodile flanked by waterfalls.
From theAtlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre...
Rigobe...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE LA ROCHETTE, L. / FADEN, W., Lower Egypt and the Adjacent Deserts, with a part of Palestine; to which has been added the Nomenclature of the Roman age, antique map, old maps DE LA ROCHETTE, L. / FADEN, W. - Lower Egypt and the Adjacent Deserts, with a part of Palestine; to which has been added the Nomenclature of the Roman age
London, 1802, In original colours.. 540x740mm. Fine condition, with repaired lower centrefold separation that extends approximately two inches into the engraved image.
A pleasing map featuring the site of Napoleon’s campaign in Egypt, Palestine, and Syria, (1798-1801).
Detail is given to the network of roads, rivers, and canals criss-crossing the delta. The entire delta is displayed, in addition to nearby Fayoum, and the northern tip of the Gulf of Suez. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn flambeau et plateau d'alcarazas. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn flambeau et plateau d'alcarazas. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, highlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2