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SCHEDEL, H.,  Register DES BUCHS DER CRO=NICKEN und geschichten mit figure…, antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Register DES BUCHS DER CRO=NICKEN und geschichten mit figure…
Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 23 December, 1493, Uncoloured.. 420x320mm. Early 17th century calf binding, blind stamped with arms on front and back cover. Paper slightly age toned and spotted on several pages, as usual. Augsburg view and some more pages with missing parts reinstalled. Contemporary annotations in brown ink throughout.
FIRST EDITION IN GERMAN. The famous Nuremberg Chronicle, a history of the world, published the year that Co... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 40,000
Approx. Euro 34,400  

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Condition Rating: 5
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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$ 12,000
Approx. Euro 10,320  

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Condition Rating: 3
STRABO.,  Strabonis illustrissimi scriptoris Geographia decem et septem libros continens., antique map, old maps STRABO. - Strabonis illustrissimi scriptoris Geographia decem et septem libros continens.
Paris, Hémon Le Fèvre, 1512, Uncoloured.. 275x200mm. Folio, (14) pp. and CLII pp., dark blue calf, with gold roulette framed border (nineteenth century binding ). Marginal restoration at the bottom of the V., some handwritten annotations.
First edition published in Paris in the sixteenth century and the first with the preface by Thibaud Pigenat.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 8,000
Approx. Euro 6,880  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 i... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 85,000
Approx. Euro 73,100  

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Condition Rating: 3
QUAD, M.   / BUSSEMACHER, J.,  Europae totius orbis Terrarum partis praestantissimae, universalis et particularis descriptio., antique map, old maps QUAD, M. / BUSSEMACHER, J. - Europae totius orbis Terrarum partis praestantissimae, universalis et particularis descriptio.
Cologne, J. Bussemacher, 1592, In attractive strong original colours.. 250x180mm. Quarto. Title-page and 46 maps without text on verso in gorgeous full original colours. Blind-tooled brown calf in the style of the 16th century (Pastiche binding). Size of binding 250x180mm.)
The left half of map (10) of "Misniae et Lusatiae Tabula" is missing.
Engraved frontispiece soiled (restored) backed on later strong paper, with some old inscriptions in ink. Paper slight browning and brown spotting throughout.
Some minor restorations in the margins. Fine example in very strong and fresh strictly contemporary colours.
Early edition of this scarce atlas illustrated with an engraved frontispiece and 46 original han... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 15,000
Approx. Euro 12,900  

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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 3,440  

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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 2,752  

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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 8,600  

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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)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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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 51,600  

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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 8,600  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 Swed... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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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 13,760  

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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 34,400  

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Condition Rating: 3
ARIAS MONTANUS, B.,  Tractatorum biblicorum hoc est variarum in diversas materias biblicas commentationum… Tomus VI., antique map, old maps ARIAS MONTANUS, B. - Tractatorum biblicorum hoc est variarum in diversas materias biblicas commentationum… Tomus VI.
Wustius & Andrae, Frankfurt am Main, 1696, Uncoloured.. 355x210mm. Folio. (iv), 2189 pp., 12 plates (3 folding maps). Half vellum, red edges. Title-page trimmed at right hand margin. Map of "Terrae Israel…" slightly browning. World map in very good to mint condition (Size: 31.5 x 53cm).
Book (tome. VI) illustrated with 3 folding maps and 9 copper-plate Biblical engravings by the German master Joseph à Montalegre, including the rare map of the double-hemisphere world.
The world map Benedict Arias Montanus Sacrae Geographiae Tabulam…( "Tom VI pag.553".) at size of 313x515...
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$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,450  

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Condition Rating: 2
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 1,720  

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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)
$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,365  

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Condition Rating: 3
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 30,100  

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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 2,580  

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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 946  

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Condition Rating: 2
ROLLIN / DEBURE,  Méthode Pour Etudier La Geographie . . . & un Catalogue des Cartes Geographiques, des Relations, Voyages, & Descriptions les plus necessaires pour la Geographie., antique map, old maps ROLLIN / DEBURE - Méthode Pour Etudier La Geographie . . . & un Catalogue des Cartes Geographiques, des Relations, Voyages, & Descriptions les plus necessaires pour la Geographie.
Paris, 1742, Uncoloured.. 170x100mm. Printed title, 252pp. Good condition.
Third edition, Voume I, second part containing "Catalogue des meilleures cartes geographiques", starting wit... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 5
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 3,870  

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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 6,020  

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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)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

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Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS.,  (Atlas with 23 maps by Homann), antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - (Atlas with 23 maps by Homann)
Nuremberg, 1748, Original colours.. 483x541mm. Contemp. Vellum binding (320 x 210mm.) with 21 folded maps, numbered by hand on verso. At the end hand written index with 30 titles, so a few maps are missing. Book block separted from binding. Maps browned, some with tears. Sold as collection of maps.
Homann composite atlas including a double-hemispherical world map, continental maps of Europe, Africa and As... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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Condition Rating: 5
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 47,300  

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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 8,600  

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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 o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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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 ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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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 ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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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 o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

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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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 12,000
Approx. Euro 10,320  

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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 2,580  

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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 17,200  

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DESNOS, Louis-Charles,  Nouvel Atlas Élémentaire pour l´étude de la Geographie en 28 Cartes générales. Contenant tout ce qui est nécessaire pour la Connoissance Générale du Monde. . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS, Louis-Charles - Nouvel Atlas Élémentaire pour l´étude de la Geographie en 28 Cartes générales. Contenant tout ce qui est nécessaire pour la Connoissance Générale du Monde. . .
Paris, 1781, In original o/l colours.. 295x245mm. 4to. With engraved index frontisp. and 27 double page maps in contemp. colours. Contemp. full half calf, used and separating from book block.
Popular atlas with decorative index page mentioning 26 maps. The atlas has one extra plate being plate 6 in ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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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 25,800  

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Condition Rating: 4
BOHN, F.,  Boertige reis door Europa. . . [with] Europa volgens de nieuwste verdeeling. . ., antique map, old maps BOHN, F. - Boertige reis door Europa. . . [with] Europa volgens de nieuwste verdeeling. . .
Haarlem, 1794, In original colours.. 235x169mm. In-8. Seven parts in 3 volumes. Contemporary half calf, gilted spine with red leather spine labels with gilt lettering, marbled covers boards. Spine used. Inside very clean. With
Rare illustrated publication including a rare map of Europe as a regal queen with the title "Geheimzinnige toebereidselen tot eene boertige reis door Europa. [...] voorgeleezen in [...] de maatschappij der verdiensten, onder de spreuk: Felix Meritis. / By A. Fokke Simonsz".
The book cont...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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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 946  

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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 15,050  

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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, Uncoloured.. 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 a ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 688  

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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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,950
Approx. Euro 1,677  

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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 engrav... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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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 comple... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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(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 1,032  

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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 5,160  

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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 1,290  

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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 1,892  

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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 1,505  

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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)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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MORSE, S.E.,  The Cerographic Missionary Atlas.  [Imprint inside front cover:] Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, By Se. E. Morse & Co.,…., antique map, old maps MORSE, S.E. - The Cerographic Missionary Atlas. [Imprint inside front cover:] Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, By Se. E. Morse & Co.,….
New York, 1848, Uncoloured.. 270x315mm. Cerographic atlas and historical wood-cut engravings. Oblong quarto in original tan wrappers, 18 wax-engraved maps. Cover on brownish paper with edges a bit frayed.
An unusually and quite early American atlas of areas where missionary activity was being, or could be conducte... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,075  

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