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JACOBUS PHILIPPUS DE BERGAMO.,  Supplementum. Supplementi de la Chroniche vulgare novamante agionto & emendato al anno 1503., antique map, old maps JACOBUS PHILIPPUS DE BERGAMO. - Supplementum. Supplementi de la Chroniche vulgare novamante agionto & emendato al anno 1503.
Venise, Georgio de Rusconi, August 7th. 1508, Uncoloured.. 295x200mm. Folio, 17th century vellum, raised spine with title in brown ink. With (12) and 350 leaves, small restorations of corners and along spine. With large woodcut title-border, woodcut border on leaf A1 and 107 (2 full-page) woodcuts.
Interesting Italian text edition of this important chronicle, first published in Latin in 1483. With large woodcut title-border, woodcut border on leaf A1 and 107 (2 full-page) woodcuts with city views in several sizes including a version of the 'T-O' world map (Shirley, world plate 2).

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$ 15,000
Approx. Euro 13,350  

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Condition Rating: 3
PTOLEMEE, C. / FRIES. L.,  Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini mathematicor[um] ...Octo libri Geographie. . ., antique map, old maps PTOLEMEE, C. / FRIES. L. - Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini mathematicor[um] ...Octo libri Geographie. . .
Strasbourg, J. Grüninger, 1522, Uncoloured.. 405x285mm. Folio, title printed in red and black within elaborate woodcut border, 27 double-page maps of the ancient world, 22 double-page maps of the modern world, one full-page map of Lotharingia on verso of map of Scandinavia (34), together 50 woodcut maps. Restored binding using the contemporary blind-stamped calf, 2 illegible stamps on title-page.
Third edition of "Géographie" by Ptolemy and published in Strasbourg. Illustrated with 50 maps engraved in wood.
One of the more important maps is showing the earliest printed representation of the China and Japan region in a European Atlas.
The map draws from information derived from Marco...
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$ 85,000
Approx. Euro 75,650  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'ANANIA, G.L.,  L'Universale Fabrica Del Mondo., antique map, old maps D'ANANIA, G.L. - L'Universale Fabrica Del Mondo.
Venice, Andrea Muschio, 1596, Uncoloured.. 210x150mm. Including four copperplate engraved maps of the continents. Uncoloured 4to. Title page with Venetian printers device in letterpress, pp.[xiv], pp.[xiii] letter to the reader, pp.[xxxi] index. A little worm damage in places. Interesting contemporary marginal manuscript annotations throughout.
The book was a popular work that was reprinted over many years and in a number of languages, the La Relationi was a geographical and political discourse on the world. Not all editions did include the continent maps.

A fine copy of fourth and final edition of Giovanni Lorenzo d'An...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

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Condition Rating: 3
GUICCIARDINI, L.,  Omnium Belgii, sive Inferioris Germaniae, Regionum Descriptio., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI, L. - Omnium Belgii, sive Inferioris Germaniae, Regionum Descriptio.
Arnhem, J. Jansson, 1616, Uncoloured.. 180x250mm. 4to oblong, contemp. limp vellum, (8),517,(11) pp. illustrated with 105 maps and city views.
First edition in Latin of the oblong edition. Illustrated with 105 maps and views featuring Belgium, the Net... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,200
Approx. Euro 2,848  

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Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G./ JANSSONIUS, J.,  Atlas Minor., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ JANSSONIUS, J. - Atlas Minor.
Amsterdam, 1630, Uncoloured.. 190x245mm. In oblong 4to, early 20th century binding, covers with marbled paper. Allegoric title-page, 3, 643 pp., 4 pp. index with 142 full-page maps.
Title page with past-on title, dated 1630. Préface dated 1609. The imprint label has two version, this one h... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 10,000
Approx. Euro 8,900  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'AVITY, P.,  Le monde ou description de ses quatre parties par [. . .] Pierre Daviti. . ., antique map, old maps D'AVITY, P. - Le monde ou description de ses quatre parties par [. . .] Pierre Daviti. . .
Paris, Denis Bechet and Louis Billaine, 1660, Uncoloured.. 370x240mm. Folio, contemp. brown calf, with raised gilt spine. Upper and lower panel reinforced.
The book includes 2 maps by Melchior Tavernier each showing a hemisphere. Curiously the maps are dated 1661, the are not part of the book but often they are bound into this edition. The two maps are together a double hemisphere map. The maps are separately published in 1639 (1st state) and later in ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,115  

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Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Novus Atlas Absolutissimus... Die Wasser-Welt, oder See-Atlas., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Novus Atlas Absolutissimus... Die Wasser-Welt, oder See-Atlas.
Amsterdam, Janssonius heirs, 1657 [after 1664, Original colours.. 520x320mm. 39 Copper-engraved charts with in very fine period hand-colouring. Original publisher's vellum, paneled in gilt with central gilt arabesques and corner pieces. Some text pages and maps with the usual browning and foxing.
Volume IX (Sea-Atlas) of the "Novus Atlas Absolutissimus". German text, letterpress title on slip within hand-coloured engraved archit... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 60,000
Approx. Euro 53,400  

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Condition Rating: 4
DUVAL, P.,  Diverses cartes et tables pour la géographie ancienne, pour la chronologie et pour les itinéraires et voyages modernes., antique map, old maps DUVAL, P. - Diverses cartes et tables pour la géographie ancienne, pour la chronologie et pour les itinéraires et voyages modernes.
Paris, l'Auteur, no date ca.1669, Uncoloured.. 210x290mm. 3 parts in one. 8 oblong, contemp. Brown calf. Binding used. Small marginal wormholes not affecting the maps, otherwise maps in very good condition. The general title "Diverses cartes et tables… is lacking.
Edition without date. Variant edition containing three parts : "Cartes géographiques dressées pour bien entendre les Historiens… / La Chronologie en plusieurs Tables. / Cartes Pour les Itinéraires et Voïages modernes."
1 engraved title, (1) f., 28 maps, (2) ff. et 20 pp. ; 1 engraved title, 4 ...
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$ 10,000
Approx. Euro 8,900  

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Condition Rating: 2
GOOS, P.,  Le Grand & Nouveau Miroir ou Flambeau de la Mer., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Le Grand & Nouveau Miroir ou Flambeau de la Mer.
Amsterdam, 1676, Uncoloured.. 450x290mm. Folio. 3 parts in 1 volume. Contemp. brown calf, gilt spine, ribbed, title on gilt red morocco label. Good copy of an (unrecorded) important sea atlas.
Unrecorded french text edition. Engraved title-page, 32 double-page charts, 1 engraved text-chart of St.MALO, numerous woodcuts of astronomical diagrams, compass, geometrical instruments and coastal lines, as well as 2 volvelles in text. With an Almanak from 1670-1680. Errors in ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 30,000
Approx. Euro 26,700  

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Condition Rating: 4
CLUVERIUS, P.,  Introductio in universam geographiam tam veterem, quám novam... et tabulis geographicis aucta studio & operâ Johannis Bunonis. . ., antique map, old maps CLUVERIUS, P. - Introductio in universam geographiam tam veterem, quám novam... et tabulis geographicis aucta studio & operâ Johannis Bunonis. . .
Amsterdam, 1676, Coloured.. 210x165mm. Contemp. Vellum. Large 4to. Extra engraved title, (18), 412 (i.e. 400), (86, 2 blanks), (2)-35 pp. (irregular pagination). 5 tables, 50 folding engraved maps, some coloured (all, about 20 partly damp stained, 1 with repaired tear in margin, some minor spots in margins, text also partly with damp stains, mostly in upper part, more on pp. 220-30, partly with faint damp stains in margins).
Contemporary vellum, slightly worn, covers with some soiling and spotting, crack in inner front hinge, spine with handwritten title, partly rubbed out, speckled edges.
Engraved title with minor ink dash, title with former owner's signatures Joannes Steuchig, (could be the Swedish archbishop Johannes Steuchius (1676-1742). D. Hildebrand 1772, first free endpaper with notes dated 1724, small part in upper margin cut off (old signature). Crack in inner front hinge, s... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 3
DUVAL, P.,  La Géographie Universelle contenant. Les Descriptions, les cartes, et le Blason, des principaux Païs du Monde., antique map, old maps DUVAL, P. - La Géographie Universelle contenant. Les Descriptions, les cartes, et le Blason, des principaux Païs du Monde.
Paris, l'Auteur et Nicolas Langlois, 1682, Original colours.. 160x100mm. 2 volumes in 12°, frontispiece, 1 title, (2) pp. d'avertissement, (1) p. table, 1 pl. with table, 312 pp., 10 coats of arms (without N°6) with 51 maps in original colour.
1frontispice, 1 title, pp. 313-616, 28 coats of arms and 31 maps in original colour.
In contemp. richly gilted red marocco.
Edition unknown to Pastoureau. This atlas appears to be the counterpart of La Géographie Françoise from 1682 (Duval XE).
Beautiful example, comprising a total of 38 coats of arms and 82 maps in fine contemporary colouring. The shields are beautifully embellished with gold and silver and some c...
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$ 16,000
Approx. Euro 14,240  

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Condition Rating: 2
PORRO, G./ MAGINI,  A unique composite atlas with updated Porro maps., antique map, old maps PORRO, G./ MAGINI - A unique composite atlas with updated Porro maps.
Venice, 1686, Uncoloured.. 270x190mm. In very good condition, wide margins. In a 19th century binding and inter leaved with 19th century paper. Size of binding 270x190mm.
Unique composit atlas containg in total 84 maps - 82 maps engraved by Girolamo Porro and heavenly reworked around 1686 and 2 newly engraved maps; Piccola Tartaria (Crimea, Ukraine) and Danimarca (Denmark). As the first plate in this book is a birds-eye view of Venise we may conclude that the publis... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 40,000
Approx. Euro 35,600  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE FER, N. / DANET,  Introduction a la Geographie.., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. / DANET - Introduction a la Geographie..
Paris, 1717, Uncoloured.. 190x125mm. 4°. Contemp. brown calf, spine ribbed and richly gilted. Title page, 197pp. "Introduction a la Geographie", 7 pages position of important cities (6 folding maps). Paper throughout pleasantly slightly age-toned. Spine separating, and with dark stain in upper part.
old atlasSecond edition of this charming travel compendium illustrated with a fine world map in two hemispheres prepared by de l'Isle. California as an island. The... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

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Condition Rating: 3
CHIQUET, J.,  Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et historique, ou Le Divertissement des Empereurs, Roys, et Princes. Tant dans la Guerre que dans la Paix. Dédié A Son A.R. Monseigneur le Duc d'Orléans Regent du Roîaume de France., antique map, old maps CHIQUET, J. - Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et historique, ou Le Divertissement des Empereurs, Roys, et Princes. Tant dans la Guerre que dans la Paix. Dédié A Son A.R. Monseigneur le Duc d'Orléans Regent du Roîaume de France.
Paris, chez Chereau, 1719, In original o/l colours.. 165x215mm. In-8 oblong, Engr. title, 3 plates and celestial map, all uncoloured, and 23 maps in outline colour, with 27 text pages and 4 index pages "Geographie Sacree Ancienne et Moderne. . ."
Charming world atlas with double hemisphere world and the North American map feature the Island of Califo... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 3
L'ISLE, G. de.,  (Carte de Mr DE L’ISLE)., antique map, old maps L'ISLE, G. de. - (Carte de Mr DE L’ISLE).
Paris, 1700-1723, In original o/l colours.. 520x360mm. Folio. Brown calf, original Morocco label « CARTE DE Mr. DE L’ISLE “. Containing 86 double page maps of which 8 relating to America. Maps numbered in brown ink on verso. Binding worn, boards cracked, lower part of the spine missing, large dampstaining affecting the lower part of maps and covers, a few tears along center folds and borders affecting some maps, large tear affecting “Vicomté de Paris”, 1 map missing “23ème”.
An exceptional composit atlas of De L’Isle’s maps originally bound together in an atlas, including most of his imprints and states. Some states are very rare (Burden) or unseen (Tooley).
See extensive description with images.
4 maps...
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$ 20,000
Approx. Euro 17,800  

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Condition Rating: 5
L'ISLE, G. de.,  Atlas composite., antique map, old maps L'ISLE, G. de. - Atlas composite.
Paris, 1700-1727, In original o/l colours.. 550x430mm. Folio with 93 maps, contemp. mottled brown calf, richly gilded spine. Very good condition. Size of binding 550x430mm.
A composite atlas including 93 double page maps on vey sound paper and with fine contemporary out line colour. The maps are dated between 1700 et 1727 except for one map of France by Buache dated 1745.
The atlas includes three maps bearing the name "Mer de Corée" ou "Mer Orientale" (Sea of the ...
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$ 35,000
Approx. Euro 31,150  

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Condition Rating: 2
MONATH, P. C.,  Sieben und dreysig Kupffer-Tabellen sehens-und merckwurdiger sachen in des heil. Röm. Reichss-Stadt Nurnberg., antique map, old maps MONATH, P. C. - Sieben und dreysig Kupffer-Tabellen sehens-und merckwurdiger sachen in des heil. Röm. Reichss-Stadt Nurnberg.
Nürnberg , after 1730, Uncoloured.. 400x240mm. Folio, title page, index and 36 plates (of 37) of which 2 double page, contemp. half vellum (binding used.
Among the engraved plates there is a double-page world map in two hemispheres with a portrait of Martin Behaim (1459-1507) and the Bohemian coat of arms.
Behaim's globe of 1492 is the "oldest known terrestrial globe" (V.d. Krogt & Dekker, Globes, p. 26), made in Nuremberg just before the disco...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 3
ALBRIZZI, G.,  Lo Stati Presente di Tutti i Paesi e Popoli del Mondo.., antique map, old maps ALBRIZZI, G. - Lo Stati Presente di Tutti i Paesi e Popoli del Mondo..
Venice, 1734, Uncoloured.. 200x130mm. 8vo. Contemp. vellum. 512pp. Illustrated with 4 plates including one with Japanese people. 1 folding view of Deshima and two folding maps of Japan and the Philippines with Italian text after I. Tirion.
This most uncommon work provides an interesting focus on the dissemination of the outline of Japan provided ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

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Condition Rating: 2
SEUTTER, G. M.,  Atlas Minor praecipua Orbis Terrarum Imperia, Regna et Provincias Germinae Potissimum, tabellis 50 exacte delineatis fiftens usui militiae ducum ac peregrinantium maxime accommodatus opera., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, G. M. - Atlas Minor praecipua Orbis Terrarum Imperia, Regna et Provincias Germinae Potissimum, tabellis 50 exacte delineatis fiftens usui militiae ducum ac peregrinantium maxime accommodatus opera.
Augsburg, 1744, In original colours.. 210x150mm. Contemp. Brown calf, with blind stamped title on front. 1 frontispiece and 66 engraved maps with original hand-colour. Several maps with usual marginal spotting.
This collection of highly attractive maps were drawn by Georg Matheus Seutter and his son Albrecht Carl. Geo... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

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Condition Rating: 3
ERDMAN MACHENBAUER, J.A.,  Der curiose und ... Nüssliche Dollmetscher.., antique map, old maps ERDMAN MACHENBAUER, J.A. - Der curiose und ... Nüssliche Dollmetscher..
Augsburg, 1748, In attractive original colours.. 205x170mm. 8vo. Contemp. half calf spine with gilt label. Frontispiece, title page, pp.12,9,cxixi: 368,3,30 double page maps 414,7,140, table 19pp. illustrated with 17 folding maps, 556,10pp.
Rare atlas and containing geographical descriptions of all continents. Illustrated with 30 very finely engra... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 6,230  

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Condition Rating: 2
CREPY.,  Comté d’Hollande, seigneurie d’Utrecht, comtés de Zelande, de Zutphen et duché de Brabant &c. Dressés sur les Mémoires faits par ordre des Estats Généraux et augmentés sur les Observations nouvelles., antique map, old maps CREPY. - Comté d’Hollande, seigneurie d’Utrecht, comtés de Zelande, de Zutphen et duché de Brabant &c. Dressés sur les Mémoires faits par ordre des Estats Généraux et augmentés sur les Observations nouvelles.
Paris, Crépy, ca. 1748, Uncoloured.. 238x138mm. In-8 oblong of (1) f. Title and 35 folded maps; contemp. half calf with marbled boards. worm trace in first blank and key map. 35 maps and title. Ex-libris: J. A. Dezauche.
Pocket atlas illustrated with a folded engraved title, a general map and 34 folded maps. Including maps of t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

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Condition Rating: 2
SEUTTER, M.,  [Atlas de Seutter], antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - [Atlas de Seutter]
Augsburg, ca. 1750, In attractive strong original colours.. 555x370mm. Contemporary calf with arms of Antoine-Clériadus de Choiseul in gilt on upper and lower covers, spine in 8 compartments with raised bands, gilt, title lettered in gilt on red morocco label.
Large folio (555 x 370mm.), engraved allegorical title, manuscript index at beginning 161 double-page engraved map sheets (including the world and 4 continent maps, 6 of the Americas, 8 of Asia and a detailed town plan of Nuremberg.
A Royal example in mint condition, dark printing, attractive strong body colours and thick paper.
Exlibris of "Bibliotheque Legentil" on inside front cover.

A made-to-order atlas based on his "Atlas Novus sive Tabulae Geographicae". Matthaus Seutter the elder... (Click on title or image to go to item page)

$ 55,000
Approx. Euro 48,950  

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Condition Rating: 1
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Atlas Universel Par M. Robert Geographe ordinaire du Roy, antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Atlas Universel Par M. Robert Geographe ordinaire du Roy
Paris, 1757, In original o/l colours.. 520x385mm. Full contemporary calf, attractively gilted and tooled, relatively modest wear: engraved allegorical frontispiece, 2pp.advertisement, 33pp.108 maps with original outline color, stong impressions.
First edition of one of the most important 18th century atlases and one of the great achievements of the French Enlightenment. The Atlas Universel is the prime exemplar of the authors' geographic ideal- bel et utile- beautiful and useful. According to Pledley The corpus of their maps displays th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 10,000
Approx. Euro 8,900  

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Condition Rating: 2
DU CAILLE, Louis Alexandre,  Etrennes interessantes des quartre parties du monde.., antique map, old maps DU CAILLE, Louis Alexandre - Etrennes interessantes des quartre parties du monde..
Paris, 1760, In original o/l colours.. 133x153mm. In-16. in contemp. red Morocco, raised and gilded spine, with a water stain on front and back cover. Frontisp., catalogue 2pp, advertisement 1p. and 26 maps in fine contemporary hand colouring, accompanied by 74pp with manuscript giving a description of the country, each page set in an decorative border. Book block is 133 x 153mm. Size of each map 102 x 123mm.
A charming almanac for the year 1778. The maps are engraved by Durand et Le Roy, and each map has the name of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,225  

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Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N. / ARKSTEE / MERKUS,  Histoire universelle depuis le commmencement du monde jusqu’a present. Tome Vingt-unieme. Portugais, Espagnols, Hollanois etc, antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. / ARKSTEE / MERKUS - Histoire universelle depuis le commmencement du monde jusqu’a present. Tome Vingt-unieme. Portugais, Espagnols, Hollanois etc
Amsterdam, Leipzig, 1763, Uncoloured.. 242x283mm. (2pp), title page with engraved vignette, table of contents, 630pp, (2pp), 9 fold-out maps (cpl.), contemporary full calf leather binding with ribbed spine with floral motif, and a mention of title and volume, red edges.
Paper very slightly browned, as usual.
Volume 21 of this informative publication with a description of the discoveries, conquests, and settlements by the Portuguese, Spaniards, English, and Dutch in South East Asia.
This volume including fine folding maps of Sumatra, with the lower part of the Malay peninsular, including Singapore,...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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Condition Rating: 3
DESNOS.,  Almanach géographique ou petit atlas élémentaire composé de Cartes générales et particulières des différens Empires, Royaumes et Républiques de l'Europe. . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS. - Almanach géographique ou petit atlas élémentaire composé de Cartes générales et particulières des différens Empires, Royaumes et Républiques de l'Europe. . .
Paris, 1770, In original o/l colours.. 115x70mm. In-16, contemp. morocco, illustrated with 17 maps in original colours.
Charming almanac with two engraved dedication and title page, portrait of Christian VII. Roy de Dannemarck et de... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 2
TURNER, R.,  A view of the earth : being a short but comprehensive system of modern geography graphy …, antique map, old maps TURNER, R. - A view of the earth : being a short but comprehensive system of modern geography graphy …
London, S. Crowder and S. Gamidge, 1771, Uncoloured.. 310x200mm. Two works bound together. [iii], 48 p., [8], 64pp. many leaves have engraved plates, illustrated with 7 maps. Bound in modern half calf over marbled boards, red label with gilt lettering. Ownership inscription "Mary Cameron 1833" to first title.
Third edition.
The Third Edition. First work with 7 engraved maps (including twin-hemisphere world map, continents), plate of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Le Neptune Oriental ou routier general des Cotes des Indes orientales et de la Chine. . ., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Le Neptune Oriental ou routier general des Cotes des Indes orientales et de la Chine. . .
Paris, Demonville & Brest, Malassis, 1775, Uncoloured.. 550x430mm. Large folio. Size of book block 550 x 430mm. Double page charts generally 660 x 490mm. for the engraved area. Contemp. gilted motted calf, restored spine. With 63 engraved charts. On thick paper, a few charts in the last part with very light marginal waterstains sometime running into the engraved area.
The second, much enlarged, edition of the important French Sea Atlas of the Red Sea, India, the East Indies, Indochina and Formosa.

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$ 12,000
Approx. Euro 10,680  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE LET,H./ BAALDE,S.J.,  Nouvel atlas geographique & historique.. / Nieuwe en geographische en historische Atlas.., antique map, old maps DE LET,H./ BAALDE,S.J. - Nouvel atlas geographique & historique.. / Nieuwe en geographische en historische Atlas..
Amsterdam, 1778, In original o/l colours.. 210x120mm. Contemp. half, spine ribbed and gilted. Frontispiece, title page, 202pp. description of all countries, Empires, index, etc. and 42 folding maps and plates.
Second edition of this charming travel compendium which is becoming rather scare now-a-days.
Illustrated with a charm...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANVILLE (Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d',  Atlas in elephant folio., antique map, old maps ANVILLE (Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' - Atlas in elephant folio.
Paris, 1771-1780, In original o/l colours.. 580x370mm. Large folio, half calf binding, used. 62 pages multisheet maps, actual map sheet count is 37. Good condition inside the book block.
Most of D'Anville's atlases were made up for the individual customer, so it appears that no two are alike. Many of the 70 pages are multisheet maps, so the actual map sheet count is 43. This set is accompanied by 4 unnumbered maps, a 4pp. "Mémoire instructif. . . En Mars MDCCXXXII D'Anville, Geograp... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 20,000
Approx. Euro 17,800  

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Condition Rating: 2
AFTER BOWEN, E.,  [Bound collection of 22 maps in Italian after Bowen], antique map, old maps AFTER BOWEN, E. - [Bound collection of 22 maps in Italian after Bowen]
Italy, ca. 1780, Uncoloured.. 430x320mm. 19th century half calf binding. A bound collection of 22 single or double page maps.
The only recorded example of this bound collection of 22 maps in Italian, copied after Emanuel Bowen and given credit in the cartouches. The maps have extensive text panels in Italian, the atlas has no title page nor index.
The atlas or a collection of plates itself is non recorded in the refe...
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$ 5,500
Approx. Euro 4,895  

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Condition Rating: 2
Anonymous,  CH'ONHA CHIDO  [Atlas of all under Heaven], antique map, old maps Anonymous - CH'ONHA CHIDO [Atlas of all under Heaven]
Korea, ca. 1790, In original colours.. 330x390mm. Manuscript atlas ([13] folded double leaves) : colour maps mounted on thick rice paper , sheets 33 x 39 centimeters, folded to 33 x 19,5 centimeters. Korea, late eighteenth early 19th century.
The Ch’onha chido [Atlas of all under Heaven] is a late 18th century copy of the traditional Korean atlas produced in the early Choson dynasty (1392-1910). One of the maps in the atlas, "Ch’onhado" (Map of the world), is a unique and popular China-centered world map seen in Korean perspective.
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$ 30,000
Approx. Euro 26,700  

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Condition Rating: 4
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR,J.,  Encyclopedie des Voyages. Tom 3  ASIE., antique map, old maps GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR,J. - Encyclopedie des Voyages. Tom 3 ASIE.
Paris, 1796, In attractive original colours.. 250x200mm. Volume 3 of 5. Half leather, spine decoratively gilted, signs of use. Interieur in very good condition. Some text pages missing. 91 Costume plates in very fine contemporarily hand-colour. The book block: 250 x 200mm.
There are in this volume as many as 89 colour plates, all done by the author himself. Containing dresses of people of China, Persia, Armenia, Philippines, Java, India, Tartary, Russia, Arabia,
As an etcher, drawer and writer, Grasset de Saint-Sauveur was a prolific polygraph in keeping with th...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

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Condition Rating: 4
L'ISLE, G. de. / BUACHE / DEZAUCHE.,  Atlas géographique des quatre parties du monde., antique map, old maps L'ISLE, G. de. / BUACHE / DEZAUCHE. - Atlas géographique des quatre parties du monde.
Paris, Dezauche, De L'Isle et Buache, 1789-1799, In original o/l colours.. 560x415mm. Folio, in modern half leather. Including 40 maps of all parts of the world, plan of Paris (Esnauts & Rapilly, 1788).
Interesting atlas printed during the French Revolution (1789-1799) by Ph. Dezauche. The title cartouche of the newly made map (6bis) "Carte de France, suivant sa nouvelle division en LXXXVIV départements. . . 1794." shows a cock holding a sword and [bonnet rouge] or liberty cap [bonnet de la libert... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 17,500
Approx. Euro 15,575  

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TURNER, R.,  A new and easy introduction to universal geography: In a series of letters to a youth at school. . . The ninth edition, improved and considerably enlarged., antique map, old maps TURNER, R. - A new and easy introduction to universal geography: In a series of letters to a youth at school. . . The ninth edition, improved and considerably enlarged.
London, 1800, In original o/l colours.. 162x100mm. viii, 235, [1] p., [24] leaves of plates : ill., maps (1 fold.). in original full leather binding. Flat spine with gilt banding. Spine separating. Some minor marginal discolouration in beginning and end of the atlas. Very good condition.
This is the interesting ninth edition, with 26 full-page maps as called for in "Directions to the binder". The ninth edition was improved and considerably enlarged : to which is added a folding map of the world, (The world including the late discoveries with Captain Cooks voyages delineated) with ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 900
Approx. Euro 801  

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Condition Rating: 3
LAURIE, R. & WHITTLE, J.,  A new and elegant general atlas, dedicated to Her Royal Highness Charlotte Augusta, Princess . . ., antique map, old maps LAURIE, R. & WHITTLE, J. - A new and elegant general atlas, dedicated to Her Royal Highness Charlotte Augusta, Princess . . .
London, 1810, In very attractive original colours.. 335x265mm. Rubbed contemporary cloth with morocco spine. Maps with good impression and in good condition. Wide margins. A few maps with faint foxing or soiling. Overall a good and attractive example in attractive original colouring.
With printed title "Laurie and Whittle new and accurate general atlas: chiefly intended for the use of schools, and convenience of gentlemen's libraries: also to accompany the various geographical grammars, dictionaries, &c. comprising all the new discoveries to the present times".
Unusual Atl...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

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Condition Rating: 3
HERMELIN, SAMUEL GUSTAV,  Geographiske chartor öfver Swerige. Afd. I-IV. 1796-1812., antique map, old maps HERMELIN, SAMUEL GUSTAV - Geographiske chartor öfver Swerige. Afd. I-IV. 1796-1812.
Stockholm, 1796-1812, In original colours.. 660x720mm. Imperial folio. Engraved frontispiece, 4 engraved title pages with vignette views, 28 old coloured coper engraved maps. Half calf binding by Wahlstrom, 1926.
This is the beautiful first four parts of Samuel Gustav Hermelins atlas of Sweden and Finland "Geografiske Kartor öfver Swerige". Each of the four title pages have spectacular landscape images or a view of Stockholm, engraved by Fredrik Akrel, a very skilled and productive engraver who later became ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 6,500
Approx. Euro 5,785  

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Condition Rating: 3
LOSADA, Juan Cayetano.,  Breves tratados de esfera y geografía universal, con algunas noticias históricas, en especial en lo perteneciente a España, para instruccion de la juventud., antique map, old maps LOSADA, Juan Cayetano. - Breves tratados de esfera y geografía universal, con algunas noticias históricas, en especial en lo perteneciente a España, para instruccion de la juventud.
Madrid, Impreta de Collado, 1814, In original o/l colours.. 150x105mm. 8º, (4) ll., 222 pp. and 6 maps, leather binding, spine gilt, red edges. Some slight browning on the title-page. Very nice copy.
Third edition of this popular Spanish Atlas for children, illustrated with 6 folding engr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANNEE et VIVIEN / [BAILLEUL, Jacques-Charles].,  Bibliomappe. Chronologie Historique et Géographique par MM. Année et Vivien bound with : Bibliomappe, ou Livre-Cartes: Leçons Méthodiques de Chronologie et de Géographie, . . ., antique map, old maps ANNEE et VIVIEN / [BAILLEUL, Jacques-Charles]. - Bibliomappe. Chronologie Historique et Géographique par MM. Année et Vivien bound with : Bibliomappe, ou Livre-Cartes: Leçons Méthodiques de Chronologie et de Géographie, . . .
Paris, Renard, 1827 / 1824-1826, In original colours.. 210x210mm. Two parts in 3 4to volumes. (2) l., (xvj), 180 p., (1) l., 216 p. , (2) l., p. 216-724 , (2) l., 680 p. and 67 maps (1 folding) by A.M. Perrot. A few spots and several pages with worm tracings.
With 67 maps (1 folding) by A.M. Perrot. Published in Paris. Most maps with original colour. The atlas is complete very rare, as it was issued in 15 separate installments between 1824 and 1827.
Jean-Baptiste Benoit Eyriès was a scholars such as Jussieu and Cuvier and collected travel books. In ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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Condition Rating: 3
(BRIAND, P.-C.).,  Les jeunes voyageurs en Europe, ou description raisonnée des divers pays compris dans cette partie du monde., antique map, old maps (BRIAND, P.-C.). - Les jeunes voyageurs en Europe, ou description raisonnée des divers pays compris dans cette partie du monde.
Paris, Thiériot, 1827, Uncoloured.. 150x100mm. 5 volumes in half marocco, spine richly gitted. Pages a very little browned, and binding a little bit rubbed, but generally in very good condition.
Second edition of this fine travel companion illustrated with 16 very decorative maps, each map surrounded with local producs and specialities of the region. Included are maps of Europe, Denmark, Scandinavia, Germany, Low Countries, Switserland, Daedinia, Italy, Russia, Turkey, Austria, Poland, Prus... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,068  

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Condition Rating: 3
ÅKERLAND, E,  Geographisk Hand-Atlas., antique map, old maps ÅKERLAND, E - Geographisk Hand-Atlas.
A. Wiborgs förlag, Stockholm, ca. 1827, In original o/l colours.. 370x475mm. 22 maps on 21 pages, in original hand colouring. Bound in a contemporary half calf, marbled board papers, used. With title label on cover "A.G.Rosengren".
The maps slightly age-toned but generally in very good condition.
A FIRST EDITION of a very rare atlas. The maps have dates ranging from 1816 to 1848. Åkerland died in 1835 which means that some of the maps were updated after his death by others. No title page, probably as issued.
The maps are:
+ Karta öfver Jord-Globen 1817
+ Karta öfver Europa 1817 ...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,340  

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LE COMTE DE SEGUR,  Atlas pour servir à l'histoire Ancienne, romaine et du bas-empire des œuvres de M.r le Comte de Segur de l'Academie française, dirigé dessiné et gravé par P.Tardieu. Avec texte explicatif., antique map, old maps LE COMTE DE SEGUR - Atlas pour servir à l'histoire Ancienne, romaine et du bas-empire des œuvres de M.r le Comte de Segur de l'Academie française, dirigé dessiné et gravé par P.Tardieu. Avec texte explicatif.
Paris, Alexis Eymery, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 200x250mm. 8vo oblong. contemp. Blind stamped and gilded brown calf, 23pp. And 20 maps and plates, almost all coloured in very attractive colours. Some light water staining to first text leaves, not to the plates. Spine used and separating.
A nice example of the atlas of the works on European history from Roman times to the Middle Ages compiled by the ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 178  

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 LAPIE, A.E.,  Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi., antique map, old maps LAPIE, A.E. - Atlas universel de geographie ancienne et moderne, precede d'un abrege de geographie physique et historique. Par M. Lapie ... et M. Lapie fils. Dedie au Roi.
Paris, 1829, In original colours.. 500x340mm. Modern red calf, folio size (5000x340mm.), (4),100 pp. and 50 double-page engraved maps all handcoloured in outline, except the 2 first (systemes Planétaires and Planispheres Célestes).
Each map measuring ab. 45,5x60 cm. Text occasional a little brown spotted, maps fine and clean with only minor brown spots and mainly marginal. Binding on one side with some very light discolouration of red calf. In very good condition. Each map with a blind stamped approval mark of the editor.
From a first edition of his Atlas Universal (1829-1937), published by Eymery Fruger & Cie, rue Maz... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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Condition Rating: 3
BERNARD.,  Manuscript atlas., antique map, old maps BERNARD. - Manuscript atlas.
France, 1835, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x290mm. In-8 oblong with 6 manuscript maps. 42pp., contemp boards, covered with green richly gilted morocco paper.
Charming manuscript atlas with 6 maps, pen and ink and water colour, showing France, Europe, Africa, Palestine, North America and South America.
The atlas is done by a young lady, Bernard, as part of a geographical exercise. The result is very fine -- these are some of the most delicate and wel...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,958  

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ANONYMOUS,  Aou, Tōkei. Kokugun Zenzu [Atlas of Provinces and Counties of Japan]. (volume 1 only), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Aou, Tōkei. Kokugun Zenzu [Atlas of Provinces and Counties of Japan]. (volume 1 only)
[Nagoya]: Tōheido, Tenpō 8 = 1837, Original wood block prints. 280x200mm. One volume of two. 76 pp. With preface and 34 detailed woodblock maps. Yellow stiff stitched wrappers, damaged, title label missing. On double leaves, oriental style (fukurotoji). Re-sewed, with remains of old sewing's.
First edition. Very attractive early Japanese Atlas of detailed maps of Japanese regions compiled by six Japanese civilians in the eighth year (1837) of the Tenpō era (1830-1844), containing a map of Honshu, Kyushu and 33 double-page color maps of 33 (of 66) provinces or "Kuni" the name for an... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

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Condition Rating: 3
LEGRAND, A.,  Exposition géographique en XIV tableaux, composés et expliqués par A. Legrand... Deuxième degré d'enseignement . . ., antique map, old maps LEGRAND, A. - Exposition géographique en XIV tableaux, composés et expliqués par A. Legrand... Deuxième degré d'enseignement . . .
Paris, 1839, In attractive strong original colours.. 430x290mm. Modern half calf binding, illustrated with 14 double page maps. Paper slightly age toned and wavy.
A series of 14 double-page plates with geographic representations, some with movable volvelles, followed by maps, each plate ca. 340 x 460mm, dark impressions and attractive original hand colouring.

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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 890  

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DONNET and MONIN.,  Atlas général de France divisée en départements., antique map, old maps DONNET and MONIN. - Atlas général de France divisée en départements.
Paris, M. B. Dussillion, ca. 1841, In original o/l colours.. 600x450mm. Large folio. 88 double page maps in original outlines colours. Original publisher binding stored in its original wooden case. Half burgundy sheep, spine gilt. Boards and edges slightly rubbed. In excellent condition. The maps on strong paper are very clean and fresh.
Full title : Atlas général de France divisée en départements / par Donnet et Monin ; avec armes et vues de Chapuy gravées sur cuivre par MM. Arlus, Malo, Bénard, Traversier, &.a.
This, one of the last decorative atlases, is illustrated with 88 maps of which; 1 post route map of France (Dressée ...
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$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,602  

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ÅKERLAND, E,  Geographisk Hand-Atlas., antique map, old maps ÅKERLAND, E - Geographisk Hand-Atlas.
A. Wiborgs förlag, Stockholm, ca. 1848, In original o/l colours.. 370x475mm. Printed title + 24 maps (on 23 sheets) original hand coloured engravings. Contemporary half calf. marbled board. Very good condition.
An very rare atlas. The maps have dates ranging from 1816 to 1848. Åkerland died in 1835 which means ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

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Condition Rating: 2
ROGERS & JOHNSTON.,  Atlas of the United States of North America, Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Mexico, Central America, Cuba, and Jamaica, on a Uniform Scale., antique map, old maps ROGERS & JOHNSTON. - Atlas of the United States of North America, Canada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Mexico, Central America, Cuba, and Jamaica, on a Uniform Scale.
London, John Murray / Edinburgh, W. & A.K. Johnston, 1857, In original colours.. 375x260mm. Folio. 29 maps, 20 pp. of introductory text by Prof. Henry Darwin Rogers of Boston. Original decorative cloth binding. Maps with printed and hand colouring. Label of a French bookshop pasted on the first blank leaf : " A. Franck / Librairie française et étrangère ancienne et moderne, rue de Richelieu, 67 , en face de la Bibliothèque Impériale à Paris".
Rare and important atlas of the United States - with emphasis on the western States - published in an "unusual collaboration between a Scot (Johnston), an American (Rogers), and an Englishman (Stanford). The maps are all on a scale of 54.5 miles to one inch, and are very well executed. They are deri... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,450  

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PETIT, V.,  Souvenirs des Pyrénées. Vues prises aux environs des eaux thermales de Bagnères-de-Bigorre, Bagnères-de-Luchon, Cauteretz, Saint-Sauveur, Barèges, Les-eaux-Bonnes, Les-Eaux-Chaudes & Pau., antique map, old maps PETIT, V. - Souvenirs des Pyrénées. Vues prises aux environs des eaux thermales de Bagnères-de-Bigorre, Bagnères-de-Luchon, Cauteretz, Saint-Sauveur, Barèges, Les-eaux-Bonnes, Les-Eaux-Chaudes & Pau.
Pau, A.Basset, ca. 1860, Uncoloured.. 40x27mm. Oblong folio. Red hard cover sheep with title printed in gold. Spine worn and slightly damaged. Title page lithographed in gold and blue and slightly age-toned. Prints in very good condition.
The thermal baths Bagnères de Bigorre, Bagnères de Luchon, Cauteretz, Saint-Sauveur, Barèges, Les Eaux-Bonnes and Pau in the Pyrenees. Beautiful collection of 24 lithographed views of the different locations in the Pyrenees by Victor Petit (1820?-1874). All finely lithographed by Thierry frères in P... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

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